Catskill is a village located in New York, United States.
Catskill is fairly good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially around one of the railway lines, New York State Thruway or NY State Thruway.
In Catskill, roughly 60% of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the properties are mainly small apartment buildings. This village experienced its biggest housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this era. This village offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. About two thirds of the population of this village own their home while the rest are renters.
Locals may consider it very difficult to get to high schools and primary schools on foot. When it comes to eating, home buyers in Catskill typically have to use a vehicle to travel to one of around 10 supermarkets.
Driving is very often the best way to move around in this village. Parking is easy. On the other hand, traveling on foot is not very feasible for property owners in this village because almost no daily errands can be run without having to use a car.