The neighborhood of Tibbets Hills is located within the city of Yonkers, New York, which is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Tibbets Hills offers a broad selection of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy atmosphere. It is very easy to access green spaces from a large number of locations within the neighborhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in. Lastly, this area is a reasonably good area for those who aren't bothered by a bit of noise, as traffic can occasionally be loud during busier hours of the day, although there are still several quieter sections.
In Tibbets Hills, about 30% of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The population residing in this part of Yonkers is evenly split between owners and renters. The properties in this part of Yonkers are very old, since about 70% of its dwellings were built prior to the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s.
Both primary and secondary schools are very easy to get to on foot from most houses for sale in this area. Locals can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. With regards to food, it is often feasible for house buyers in Tibbets Hills to buy general and specialty groceries by walking. In addition, there is generally a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. It is also easy to access a variety of clothing stores on foot, for instance along McLean Avenue.
This neighborhood presents property owners with several alternative methods of transportation. Residents can depend on public transit to get around in this area. In particular, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and bus stops are commonly nearby. This part of the city is also a very pleasant part of Yonkers for pedestrians; meeting daily needs is very easy on foot, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well. This part of Yonkers is not very cycling-friendly as there are a limited number of bike lanes, and cyclists are faced with a considerable amount of hills.