Located within New York, United States, the town of Thompson is located in the Monticello NY metropolitan area.
Thompson is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Green spaces aren't well-distributed, which makes it very difficult to reach them from most locations in the town.
In Thompson, around 55% of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This part of the Monticello NY metropolitan area has a selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between home owners and renters is about even. This town did not experience a single housing boom; the construction of new dwellings in Thompson is spread throughout several decades in recent history.
Residents may find it very hard to get to high schools and primary schools on foot. With respect to food, home buyers in Thompson usually have to use a car to access the closest grocery store.
Driving is a great means of transportation in Thompson. It is especially convenient to park. However, traveling on foot is not very practical for residents in Thompson because many daily needs are very difficult to meet without the use of a car.