The neighborhood of Roxbury can be found in the city of New York, New York.
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Roxbury. This area is very quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Lastly, greenery is quite present in this neighborhood; parks, like Gateway, are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in, resulting in them being very easy to access from a large number of locations in Roxbury. Moreover, residents will find that the majority of streets have good tree coverage.
The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Roxbury is an important part of its character. The average year of construction for properties in this part of the city is 1969. This neighborhood also has quite a good choice of unit sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy around all of the properties in the neighborhood whereas renters occupy the remainder.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in this area. As far as food is concerned, it is usually feasible for home buyers in this part of the city to purchase their groceries by walking. A small selection of restaurants can be found in Roxbury as well.
This area is an extremely convenient part of New York for traveling by car. It is very easy to park. In contrast, the public transit system in Roxbury is not very practical. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are not very conducive to traveling on foot since common amenities such as barbers or banks can be a very long walk away. On the other hand, cycling is easy in Roxbury since the cycling network is reasonably comprehensive, and there are a limited number of hills.