Lockport is a city located in New York, United States.
Lockport is reasonably good for those who need quiet areas, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially near one of the railway lines or the airport (North Buffalo Suburban Airport).
In Lockport, around two thirds of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the homes are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. Most of the housing growth in this city took place pre-1960. This city is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 70% of the dwellings in the city are occupied by home owners whereas the remainder are rented.
There are only a few high schools and primary schools in Lockport and therefore they can be an extended walk away. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. As far as eating is concerned, a portion of property owners in Lockport may be able to access the closest supermarket on foot, while others will have to turn to another means of transportation. Residents benefit from over 50 restaurants and cafes as well.
Lockport is an extraordinarily good city for moving around by car. Many homes for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, and it is very convenient to access a parking spot. In contrast, residents using public transit may find very limited choices in Lockport due to the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, the city is linked by a few bus lines. It is inconvenient for people walking to move around in Lockport since running common errands is challenging on foot.