The neighborhood of Williamsbridge is located in the city of New York, New York.
Williamsbridge offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. This area has many places to enjoy. Even though the nightlife is limited, there are very often a very large number of people around. There is a good amount of greenery in this neighborhood as numerous tree-lined streets are present. There are around 30 public green spaces close by for residents to discover, including Pelham Parkway and Bronx Park, which results in them being very easy to reach from a lot of locations within Williamsbridge.
In Williamsbridge, roughly half of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, and the remaining homes are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. A majority of the housing growth in this part of New York occurred before the 1960s. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Around three quarters of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while the rest are owners.
It is very convenient to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from anywhere in Williamsbridge. Furthermore, those who appreciate eating out won't have to go far in Williamsbridge, where over 300 restaurants and around 10 coffee shops can be found. It is also a rather short walk to a good choice of clothing stores. With respect to education, in Williamsbridge, home owners will almost always be able to get to both primary and secondary schools on foot. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
Home buyers in Williamsbridge are served with various options to move around without using a car. Williamsbridge is very transit friendly owing to many nearby rapid transit stations on the 5 | Lexington Avenue Express Line and 2 | 7 Avenue Express Line, and around 10 nearby bus lines. Walking is also very feasible for property owners in this neighborhood; meeting day-to-day needs is very convenient, and a variety of businesses are especially close by. Biking is easy in Williamsbridge as the bicycling network is very comprehensive.