Altona is a census-designated place located in New York, United States.
Altona is great for those who need quiet areas, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Public green spaces aren't well-spread out, making it very difficult to access them from the majority of locations within this census-designated place.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing many of the dwellings in Altona, while mobile homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This census-designated place has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 85% of the population of this census-designated place own their home and 15% are renters. This census-designated place did not experience a single housing boom; the construction of new buildings in Altona is spread throughout multiple decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in this census-designated place. In terms of food, it is very rarely practical for house buyers in Altona to buy groceries on foot.
Driving is very often the best method to navigate Altona. It is especially convenient to find a place to park. However, walking is not very practical for house buyers in Altona because running daily errands is very impractical.