The village of Sidney, New York is located in the Sidney NY metropolitan area.
Sidney is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some parts can be quite loud, especially near the railway line, Interstate 88 or the airport (Sidney Municipal Airport).
Roughly 70% of the properties in the village are occupied by home owners whereas the rest are rented. In this part of the Sidney NY metropolitan area, the majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. Most homes in this village were constructed pre-1960, during its biggest housing boom. This village offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Locals may consider it very hard to reach high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. When it comes to eating, purchasing one's groceries very often demands the use of a vehicle in Sidney.
This village is very car friendly. It is very easy to access a place to park. In contrast, traveling on foot is not very practical for home buyers in Sidney because almost no common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle.