Located in Virginia, United States, the municipality of Yorktown is located in the Virginia Beach metropolitan area.
Yorktown is reasonably good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are generally quite peaceful - however noise can be problematic close to the airport (Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport) or the railway line. It is occasionally challenging to reach parks in the municipality since they are distributed sporadically. Despite that, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to relax in.
The average year of construction for buildings in Yorktown is 1984. In this part of the Virginia Beach metropolitan area, many of the dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. Around three quarters of the population of this municipality own their home whereas the remainder are renters. This municipality is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Accessing one of around 20 grocery stores by walking is practical for some, but not all, property owners in Yorktown. Residents of Yorktown are served by over 50 restaurants as well. Regarding education, it can be challenging to access high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from houses for sale in this part of the Virginia Beach metropolitan area. Locals have the choice between public and private elementary schools.
Traveling by car is especially convenient in Yorktown. It is very easy to park. In contrast, walking is not very practical for home buyers in Yorktown because very few common errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle.