The neighborhood of Mott Haven can be found in the city of New York, New York.
Mott Haven offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. Finding things to do is very easy in this area. Although the nightlife is limited, few of entertainment venues can be found nearby, and there are masses of people around most of the time. There is a small amount of greenery in this part of the city; to be more precise, residents will find that there are relatively few tree-lined streets. Nonetheless, public green spaces, including St. Mary's Park and St Marys Park, are especially well-spread out and there are about 20 of them close by for residents to check out, making them very easy to reach.
Roughly 80% of buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Mott Haven, while small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area has a choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 95% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder. This area experienced its biggest housing boom before the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this era.
It is a very short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from any location in Mott Haven. Residents are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. With regards to eating, it is very often an option for home buyers in Mott Haven to purchase general and specialty groceries by walking. Furthermore, there are over 200 restaurants and approximately 10 cafes to benefit from in Mott Haven. It is also very easy to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot, for example on 149th Street.
Mott Haven will draw home buyers that use various means of transportation. Mott Haven features a great public transit system. More precisely, it is very convenient to come across a nearby rapid transit station, such as Cypress Av Station, 149 St - Grand Concourse Station and 3 Av - 138 St Station on the 6X | Lexington Avenue Express Line, 6 | Lexington Avenue Local Line, 5 | Lexington Avenue Express Line, 5X | Lexington Avenue Express Line and 4 | Lexington Avenue Express Line, from the bulk of residences in the neighborhood. The neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. It is also especially convenient for people traveling on foot to move around in Mott Haven; most daily errands can be run on foot, and numerous businesses are very nearby. The bicycle is a somewhat poor means of transportation in this part of New York since there are quite a few elevation changes, and there are few bike lanes.