Located within New York, United States, the municipality of Mechanicstown is located in the Middletown NY metropolitan area.
Mechanicstown remains relatively quiet, as there are very few pedestrians.
The average year of construction for dwellings in Mechanicstown is 1988. The majority of the housing stock of this municipality is composed of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, and the remaining properties are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. The proportions of renters and home owners are about even. This part of the Middletown NY metropolitan area also has a selection of housing size options - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
There are only a limited number of primary schools in Mechanicstown and for this reason they can be a rather long walk away. In addition, this municipality does not have any high schools. With regards to eating, a supermarket is generally accessible within a reasonably short walk from anywhere in Mechanicstown. A limited number of restaurants and cafes are available as well.
Mechanicstown is an extremely convenient part of the Middletown NY metropolitan area for moving around by car. Parking is easy, and many houses for sale are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 86. On the other hand, Mechanicstown is not very transit friendly. Traveling by foot is not very popular in this municipality, although running common errands is convenient.