Shawangunk is a town situated in the Watchtower and Wurtsboro metropolitan areas, which is part of New York, United States.
Most areas in Shawangunk are very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Parks aren't well-distributed, making them very hard to access from most locations within the town.
Roughly 85% of the population of this town own their home while the remainder are renters. The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this town is an important part of its character. The median year of construction for buildings in this part of the Watchtower and Wurtsboro metropolitan areas is 1980. This town also has a choice of unit sizes - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in Shawangunk. With respect to food, property owners in this town almost always need a car to do grocery shopping.
This town is an extremely convenient part of the Watchtower and Wurtsboro metropolitan areas for moving around by car. Parking is generally easy. However, a majority of the houses for sale in this part of the Watchtower and Wurtsboro metropolitan areas are located in places that are not very well-suited for walking because almost no common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle.