The neighborhood of Prince's Bay is located within the city of New York, New York.
The character of Prince's Bay is exemplified by its calm ambience. This area is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially closer to the railway line. Lastly, there is a good amount of greenery in this neighborhood; there are about 10 parks close by for residents to enjoy, including Mount Loretto Unique Area and Richmond Parkway, which makes it very easy to access them from the majority of locations in Prince's Bay. Residents will also find that the tree canopy coverage for most streets is fairly good.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about half of the dwellings in Prince's Bay, while duplexes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This area has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 80% of the population of this neighborhood own their home and 20% are renters. The average year of construction for dwellings in this neighborhood is 1987.
Locals will value that no matter where their property is located in Prince's Bay, primary as well as high schools are close by. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. Concerning eating, the nearest supermarket in this part of the city is generally only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who cherish close by restaurants.
The best mode of transportation in Prince's Bay is often driving. It is very convenient to park. However, this part of the city is not especially transit friendly. Nonetheless, home owners can depend on the Prince's Bay Station with access to the Staten Island Railway. There are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Traveling on foot is not particularly practical for property owners in Prince's Bay because common amenities such as banks or liquor stores can be an occasionally long walk away. However, it is easy to move around by bicycle in Prince's Bay as the cycling infrastructure is quite well-developed.