Owego is a village located within New York, United States.
Most areas in Owego are quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some parts can be quite loud, especially close to one of the railway lines or Southern Tier Expressway.
The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Owego is an important part of its character. The average year of construction for houses in this village is 1969. This village is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the population of this village own their home and 15% are renters.
It can be very difficult to walk to high schools and primary schools from homes for sale in Owego. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. With respect to eating, purchasing one's groceries usually requires the use of a car in Owego.
This village is very car friendly. It is very easy to park. In contrast, a majority of the houses for sale in this village are located in areas that are not very well-suited for traveling on foot since almost no common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.