Located in New York, United States, the municipality of Selden is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Selden is very quiet, as the streets are generally very tranquil.
The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Selden is an important part of its character. About 55% of the properties in this municipality were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This municipality offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 85% of the population of this municipality own their home while the rest are renters.
Property owners in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Residents are served by over 50 restaurants and coffee shops as well. With respect to education, residents will welcome that wherever their property is located in this part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area, primary schools are nearby. In contrast, high schools are not particularly abundant and therefore tend to require an extended walk to get to.
Traveling by car is straightforward in Selden. It is very easy to access a parking spot. On the other hand, there aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of Selden, even though most daily needs are convenient to meet without the use of a car.