The neighborhood of West Nyack is situated in the city of Clarkstown, New York, which is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy West Nyack. Access to public green spaces from the majority of locations within the neighborhood, including Mountain View Park, is easy and there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore. This area is also quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case around the railway line, Interstate 87 or Interstate 287.
The main housing types in West Nyack are single detached homes and row houses. This part of the city has quite a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 85% of the population of this neighborhood own their home while renters make up the remainder. The average year of construction for buildings in this neighborhood is 1969.
In this neighborhood, locals will commonly be able to access primary schools on foot. In contrast, high schools are not particularly plentiful and therefore not always within walking distance. Concerning food, a portion of home buyers in West Nyack may be able to access one of about 10 supermarkets on foot, while others will have to turn to a vehicle. A limited number of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well.
Driving is an excellent mode of transportation in West Nyack. It is especially convenient to park, and nearby highways, such as Interstate 287, are very easy to access from anywhere in this part of the city. In contrast, the public transit service in West Nyack is not very frequent. Many of the houses for sale in this area are located in places that are not very conducive to traveling on foot since meeting daily needs is at times difficult.