Stillwater is a village located in New York, United States.
Stillwater is very quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Parks are spread out sparsely, resulting in them being very hard to access from the majority of locations within the village. Still, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to visit, like Saratoga National Historic Park.
About 30% of properties in Stillwater were built pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this village is an important part of its character. About 80% of the population of this village own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. This village has a choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
There are only a very small number of high schools and primary schools in this village and therefore they can be a very long walk away. With regards to eating, house buyers in Stillwater almost always need a car to purchase groceries.
The car is usually the preferred way to get around in this village. It is very easy to park. In contrast, a majority of the homes for sale in this village are located in areas that are not very convenient for traveling on foot since almost no common errands can be run without the use of a car.