Red Hook is a village located in New York, United States.
Red Hook is quiet, as the streets are usually peaceful - although there are still several noisier sections, especially near the airport (Sky Park Airport) or the railway line.
The housing stock of Red Hook is composed predominantly of single detached homes and row houses. This village has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 80% of the population of this village own their home while the remainder are renters. Roughly one third of properties in this village were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Some residents in Red Hook may have the option to do groceries by walking in one of around 10 stores, while others will need a vehicle. There are also a few opportunities for those who value nearby restaurants. When it comes to education, there are only a very small number of high schools and primary schools in Red Hook and accordingly they can be a very long walk away. Home buyers have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.
The preferred approach to move around in this village is usually driving. Parking is generally easy. On the other hand, this village is not very suitable for walking as very few common errands can be run on foot.