Setauket is a municipality located in the New York - Newark metropolitan area, which is part of New York, United States.
Setauket is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are usually peaceful - although that is not the case closer to the railway line.
In Setauket, the vast majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 95% of the population of this municipality own their home and 5% are renters. The average year of construction for houses in this municipality is 1969.
It can be difficult to walk to high schools and primary schools from properties for sale in this municipality. Home buyers benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. In terms of food, a fraction of house buyers in Setauket may be able to travel to one of around 10 supermarkets on foot, while others will need another means of transportation. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about restaurants and cafes within walking distance.
Setauket is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to park. In contrast, getting around by public transit is very difficult in Setauket. Most homes for sale in this municipality are located in areas that are not very well-suited for traveling on foot as very few common errands can be run without the use of a car.