The village of Rye Brook, New York is situated in the Bridgeport - Stamford metropolitan area.
Rye Brook is quiet, as the streets are peaceful - however noise can be problematic close to Cross Westchester Expressway or the airport (Westchester County Airport). Public green spaces aren't well-distributed, making them sometimes difficult to access. Despite that, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to visit, like Rye Hills Park.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing around two thirds of buildings in Rye Brook, whereas the remainder are mainly townhouses. The median year of construction for houses in this village is 1975. This part of the Bridgeport - Stamford metropolitan area also has a good selection of housing sizes; it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 80% of the dwellings in the village are occupied by home owners whereas the remainder are rented.
Some, but not all, home buyers in Rye Brook will live within walking distance of the closest supermarket. There are also approximately 30 restaurants and cafes in this part of the Bridgeport - Stamford metropolitan area. With regards to education, in Rye Brook, residents will usually be able to reach both primary and secondary schools on foot.
Rye Brook is an extremely convenient part of the Bridgeport - Stamford metropolitan area for traveling by car. Coming across a parking spot is easy, and many properties for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway. In contrast, Rye Brook is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the village. It is sometimes difficult for people walking to navigate Rye Brook because few common errands can be run on foot.