Located in New York, United States, the town of Wheatfield is situated in the Buffalo metropolitan area.
Wheatfield is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although there are still several louder areas, especially close to the airport (Niagara Falls International Airport) or the railway line. Access to public green spaces, such as Fairmount Park and Oppenheim County Park, is rather difficult from the majority of locations within the town since they are spread out sparsely. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to relax in.
The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Wheatfield is an important part of its character. Roughly one quarter of properties in this part of the Buffalo metropolitan area were built since the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This town also has a good variety of housing sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 90% of the population of this town own their home while the remainder are renters.
It can be challenging to walk to high schools and primary schools from properties for sale in this town. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. As far as eating is concerned, in vast majority cases, a car is required in Wheatfield to access one of about 10 grocery stores. There are also about 20 restaurants in this part of the Buffalo metropolitan area.
Wheatfield is very car friendly. Parking is generally easy. In contrast, public transit users may find very few options in Wheatfield as a result of the low service level. Nonetheless, the town is linked by a few bus lines. Wheatfield is not very well-suited for traveling on foot as many daily needs are challenging to meet by walking.