Located within New York, United States, the municipality of New Cassel is located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
New Cassel is quiet, as the streets are reasonably peaceful - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to the railway line.
In New Cassel, around 70% of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this municipality occurred before the 1960s. This municipality offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 60% of the properties in the municipality are occupied by home owners and 40% are rented.
It is usually practical for home buyers in New Cassel to shop for their groceries by walking. Furthermore, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of choices, for example on Prospect Avenue, and residents can enjoy a few cafes as well. A good choice of clothing stores is also available within a rather short walking distance, for example along Nassau Street. Regarding education, in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area, house buyers will typically be able to access both primary and secondary schools on foot.
Active people will be pleased with the reasonably pedestrian-friendly nature of New Cassel; running common errands is easy by walking. The public transit network in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area is rather poor. Thankfully, the municipality is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. However, the best mode of transportation in New Cassel is often driving. It is convenient to park.