St. George is a neighborhood in New York, New York.
St. George offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of the city features a good amount of greenery as there are numerous tree-lined streets. Green spaces are easy to access since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover. This area is quiet overall, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case near the railway line.
In St. George, many of buildings are large apartment buildings, and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this area occurred before the 1960s. This part of New York also has quite a good choice of housing size options - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About three quarters of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by renters whereas the rest are occupied by owners.
Property owners in St. George will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Moreover, there are a good number of choices for those who cherish nearby restaurants and cafes. In terms of education, it is a short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from most houses for sale in St. George.
Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is reasonably convenient to travel in this area. Active home buyers will welcome the very walk-friendly character of St. George; running daily errands is easy by walking. Even though the bicycling infrastructure is reasonably good, St. George is not particularly appropriate for cycling as there is a significant amount of elevation changes. St. George is very transit friendly thanks to St George Station with access to the Staten Island Railway, and around 20 nearby bus lines. A car is also a fairly good medium of transportation in St. George. It is easy to find a place to park.