Located within New York, United States, the village of Patchogue is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Most areas in Patchogue are quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case near the railway line.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Patchogue is an important part of its character. The median year of construction for properties in this village is 1966. This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area also has a good choice of housing size options; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 70% of the population of this village own their home while the remainder are renters.
The closest grocery store in Patchogue is generally only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few choices for those who cherish nearby restaurants and cafes. In terms of education, locals will value the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of homes for sale in Patchogue. On the other hand, there are only a few high schools and accordingly they can be a rather long walk away. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
The preferred means of transportation in Patchogue is usually a car. It is very convenient to park. In contrast, the public transit system in this village is not very accessible. Thankfully, residents are served by the Patchogue Station on the Babylon Branch and Montauk Branch. There are no bus lines traversing the village. Walking is not especially feasible for home buyers in Patchogue since running common errands is at times challenging on foot.