Situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area, New City is a neighborhood within Clarkstown, New York.
New City offers a calm atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. It is easy to reach parks in the neighborhood and there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in. The noise levels in this part of Clarkstown are also low, as the streets are generally quite tranquil.
In New City, the vast majority of buildings are single detached homes, while townhouses are the main housing type in the rest of the housing stock. This area is particularly good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 90% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 10% are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood occurred in the 1960s and 1970s.
Some, but not all, house buyers in this area will live within walking distance of one of approximately 10 grocery stores. There are also a few options for those who value restaurants and cafes in close proximity. With regards to education, high schools and primary schools are not particularly plentiful in this part of the city, and therefore not always within walking distance. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
The favored way to get around in New City is usually a car. It is very easy to come across a place to park. In contrast, New City is not very suitable for walking as few common errands can be run on foot.