The town of Queensbury, New York is located in the Glens Falls metropolitan area.
Most areas in Queensbury are reasonably quiet, as the streets are peaceful - although there are still several louder sections, especially close to the airport (Floyd D Bennett Memorial Airport), one of the railway lines, Adirondack Northway or Interstate 87.
In Queensbury, roughly 70% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. The average year of construction for properties in this town is 1981. This town has a choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About three quarters of the population of this town own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
High schools and primary schools are not numerous in Queensbury, and accordingly not always within walking distance. When it comes to food, property owners in this part of the Glens Falls metropolitan area typically have to rely on a car to travel to one of around 20 grocery stores. A small variety of restaurants is available in Queensbury as well.
The car is very often the preferred method to get around in Queensbury. Parking is generally easy. In contrast, this part of the Glens Falls metropolitan area is not very suitable for walking since very few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.