Located within New York, United States, the town of New Windsor is situated in the Poughkeepsie - Newburgh metropolitan area.
New Windsor is fairly good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case near New York State Thruway, Interstate 84, one of the railway lines or the airport (Stewart International Airport). Parks are distributed sparsely, making it occasionally hard to reach them. Despite that, there are around 10 public green spaces close by for residents to check out, such as Stewart State Forest and Kowawese Unique Area.
In New Windsor, roughly two thirds of buildings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. This part of the Poughkeepsie - Newburgh metropolitan area also has quite a good variety of housing size options - it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy around 80% of the units in New Windsor and 20% are rented. The median year of construction for dwellings in this town is 1991.
House owners may consider it difficult to reach high schools and primary schools on foot. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. With regards to food, getting to the closest supermarket on foot is practical for some, but not all, home buyers in this part of the Poughkeepsie - Newburgh metropolitan area. There are also approximately 40 restaurants in this town.
The car is usually the favored method to navigate New Windsor. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. However, most homes for sale in this town are located in areas that are not very suitable for traveling on foot because very few daily needs can be met by walking.