Port Jefferson Station is a municipality situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area, which is part of New York, United States.
Port Jefferson Station is reasonably quiet, as the streets are calm - however some areas can be quite loud, especially closer to the railway line.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing around three quarters of the dwellings in Port Jefferson Station, and the remaining dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings. Most of the housing growth in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area took place between 1960 and 1980. This municipality also has a good variety of housing size options - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy around 85% of the properties in Port Jefferson Station while renters occupy the remainder.
It can be difficult to access high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from houses for sale in Port Jefferson Station. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. Regarding eating, accessing one of around 10 grocery stores by walking is possible for some, but not all, house buyers in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area. A limited number of restaurants and cafes are available as well.
Port Jefferson Station is a very convenient part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area for traveling by car. Parking is easy. However, the public transit network in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area is not very practical. Thankfully, house owners can depend on the Port Jefferson Station with access to the Port Jefferson Branch. There are no bus lines crossing the municipality. A majority of the homes for sale in this municipality are located in areas that are not very conducive to walking because meeting daily needs is occasionally challenging.