The municipality of Moriches, New York is located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
The noise levels in Moriches are reasonably low, as the streets tend to be peaceful - although there are still several noisier areas, especially closer to the railway line.
The population residing in Moriches is evenly split between renters and owners. In this municipality, around 40% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. The average year of construction for buildings in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area is 1986. This municipality has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
A portion of house buyers in this municipality may be able to reach the closest grocery store on foot, while others will need another means of transportation. There are also a few options for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes in close proximity. Concerning education, property owners may consider it challenging to reach high schools and primary schools on foot.
The car is very often the best means of transportation in Moriches. It is especially convenient to come across a parking spot. In contrast, public transit users may experience very few choices in Moriches by reason of the low service level. Many of the homes for sale in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area are located in places that are not very conducive to traveling on foot because very few daily errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle.