Located within New York, United States, the municipality of Uniondale is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Uniondale is good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor.
The substantial proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Uniondale is an important part of its character. A majority of the housing growth in this municipality took place before the 1960s. This part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area has quite a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 80% of the population of this municipality own their home whereas the remainder are renters.
In Uniondale, locals will usually be able to get to both primary and secondary schools by walking. House owners are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. With respect to eating, it is usually possible for house buyers in Uniondale to purchase their groceries by walking. There are approximately 20 supermarkets in Uniondale, and the best choice can be found on streets like Nassau Road. Furthermore, a restaurant is generally just around the corner, and a limited number of coffee shops is available as well. It is also a rather short walk to a decent selection of clothing stores.
Many of the homes for sale in this municipality are located in places that are reasonably convenient for traveling on foot; most common errands can be run without having to resort to a car, and various businesses are nearby. Getting around by car is easy in Uniondale. It is convenient to park. On the other hand, public transit riders may find limited choices in Uniondale by reason of the infrequent service. Thankfully, the municipality is served by about 10 bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop.