Located within New York, United States, the town of Perinton is situated in the Rochester metropolitan area.
Perinton is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case closer to Interstate 490 or the railway line. It is occasionally difficult to access parks from the majority of locations within the town since they are distributed sparsely. Despite that, there are about 20 parks nearby for residents to explore.
The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Perinton is an important part of its character. This town has a choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy about 80% of the units in Perinton while the rest are rented. About 40% of properties in this part of the Rochester metropolitan area were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Some home buyers in Perinton may be able to purchase groceries on foot in one of around 20 stores, while others will need another means of transportation. There are also a few choices for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity. Concerning education, there are only a few high schools and primary schools in Perinton and thus they can be a rather long walk away. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
A car is a great transportation option in Perinton. It is very convenient to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in Perinton is not very frequent. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the town. Perinton is not very well-suited for traveling on foot as very few daily needs can be carried out by walking.