Watertown is a town located within New York, United States.
Watertown is fairly good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to one of the railway lines or Interstate 81.
In Watertown, around 45% of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This town has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of home owners and renters are about even. The buildings in this town are very old, because many of its dwellings were constructed pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s.
There are only a few high schools and primary schools in Watertown and therefore they can be a rather long walk away. Locals can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. Regarding eating, a portion of house buyers in Watertown may be able to travel to one of approximately 20 grocery stores on foot, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. Residents can enjoy over 100 restaurants and cafes as well.
Driving is an excellent medium of transportation in Watertown. It is especially convenient to park. In contrast, it is difficult for pedestrians to get around in Watertown because very few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.