Why Live in Co-op City
First of all, Co-op City apartments are affordable. Each apartment is air conditioned and heated by a Power Plant on Co-op City property, which lowers your electric bills. Most maintenance work does not cost the shareholder anything and maintenance staff are available 24/7 to respond to emergencies.
Next, your children's schools are located in Co-op City, making it easier for your child to get to and from school. There are many public transportation options that make it possible to get to work in Manhattan relatively quickly. There is plenty of places to shop near by including grocery stores and pharmacies. The new in-door Mall in Bay Plaza's Shopping Center added to the list of places to shop and eat in the neighborhood.
There are two post offices in Co-op City.