Laurens is a village located in New York, United States.
Most areas in Laurens are very quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Parks aren't well-situated, making it very difficult to reach them.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Laurens is an important part of its character. The properties in this village are quite old, because about one third of its buildings were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. This village is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly three quarters of the population of this village own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
There are only a very small number of high schools and primary schools in Laurens and for this reason they can be a very long walk away. Concerning eating, purchasing one's groceries very often necessitates the use of a vehicle in this village.
Laurens is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. It is very inconvenient for pedestrians to navigate Laurens because running common errands is very challenging on foot.