Unionport is a neighborhood within New York, New York.
Unionport is a great area for those who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. Finding things to do is very easy in this neighborhood. Although the nightlife is limited, there are usually masses of people around. This part of the city also features a small amount of greenery; more specifically, residents will find that few tree-lined streets are around. Nonetheless, it is very easy to access public green spaces since there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out.
A majority of the housing growth in Unionport happened pre-1960. In this part of the city, roughly 40% of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes are the main alternatives in the housing stock. Renters occupy about 70% of the properties in Unionport whereas the rest are occupied by owners. This part of the city has quite a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Both general and specialty grocery stores are ordinarily accessible within a very short walk from any location in Unionport. Furthermore, there are over 50 restaurants and a few coffee shops to enjoy in Unionport. It is also a rather short walk to a good choice of clothing stores. Concerning education, in this area, locals will almost always be able to reach both primary and secondary schools on foot. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
Unionport allows property owners to travel using different methods of transportation. Unionport features a very good public transit infrastructure. More specifically, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Many of the houses for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are also very well-suited for walking; many daily needs are very convenient to meet without having to resort to a vehicle, and a variety of businesses are very nearby. Even though certain bike-friendly sectors exist, bicycling is very difficult in this part of New York since there is a significant amount of hills, and the cycling network is not very extensive.