The municipality of Roosevelt, New York is located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Roosevelt is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Although this municipality is not known for its lively ambience, the vibe can still be quite dynamic around its busier streets.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Roosevelt is an important part of its character. This municipality also has quite a good variety of housing sizes - it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy about 70% of the properties in Roosevelt while the remainder are rented. This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area experienced its biggest housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this era.
It is straightforward to access the closest grocery store by walking from anywhere in Roosevelt. Moreover, this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area is a good place in which to eat out, for example on Main Street, and house buyers can enjoy a few cafes as well. In terms of education, in Roosevelt, residents will typically be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
Active home buyers will appreciate the pedestrian-friendly character of this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area; meeting daily needs is convenient. Getting around by car is convenient in Roosevelt. Parking is quite easy. In contrast, public transit riders may experience few options in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area due to the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the municipality, and most homes are very close to a bus stop.