Located in New York, United States, the town of Union is situated in the Binghamton metropolitan area.
Union is reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be calm - although that is not the case close to the airport (Tri-Cities Airport) or the railway line.
Around three quarters of the population of this town own their home whereas the remainder are renters. The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this town is an important part of its character. Around one third of homes in this part of the Binghamton metropolitan area were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This town has quite a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
A fraction of residents in Union may be able to shop for groceries on foot, while others will need another means of transportation. There are also a few choices for those who care about close by restaurants. As far as education is concerned, it can be challenging to walk to high schools and primary schools from properties for sale in Union.
The car is usually the favored method to move around in this town. Coming across a place to park is generally easy. In contrast, walking is not very practical for home buyers in this town because very few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.