Mariner's Harbor is a neighborhood within New York, New York.
Mariner's Harbor offers a calm atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this part of New York are quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case close to the railway line. Finally, greenery is quite prominent in this neighborhood; there are a few parks nearby for residents to enjoy, making it easy to reach them. Furthermore, residents will find that numerous tree-lined streets are present.
In Mariner's Harbor, about 30% of the dwellings are duplexes, and the rest of the homes are mainly large apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood occurred prior to the 1960s. This neighborhood has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly 60% of the units in the neighborhood and 40% are occupied by renters.
It is especially convenient to get to the nearest grocery store by walking from any home in Mariner's Harbor. Furthermore, this neighborhood is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, and there are also a few coffee shops in this part of the city. As far as education is concerned, it is a reasonably short walk to get to primary as well as high schools from anywhere in Mariner's Harbor.
Mariner's Harbor will appeal to home owners that use different modes of transportation. With about 10 nearby bus lines, the good public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a vehicle. This part of the city is also reasonably suitable for walking; meeting day-to-day needs is easy. It is occasionally challenging to get around by bike in Mariner's Harbor since the terrain is not especially flat. Nevertheless, the cycling infrastructure is well-developed.