Irondequoit /rndkt/ is a town in Monroe County, New York, USA. Irondequoit is a major suburb of the city of Rochester, lying just north and east of the city limits. The name is of Native American origin.
Irondequoit is home to a large number of quality restaurants, making it easy for locals to enjoy fish & chips, pizza and Polish when the mood strikes. The wide range of grocery shopping available here gives you the choice between big-box grocery stores or something more homegrown and local. Many great nightlife locations can be found in Irondequoit, making something available for everyone's tastes. You shouldn't have an excuse to put off exercising with the wealth of activities this place has to offer such as playing at the park, boating and training at fitness centers. There is a large number of stores here, including toy stores, bridal shops and jewelers, that are bound to fit your budget and tastes. Even late at night, Irondequoit is a quiet and peaceful area where you'll feel safe to walk anywhere.
Many houses here are occupied by the owners, giving Irondequoit a comforting sense of home. This town seems to appeal in particular to college graduates; you'll find that a higher-than-average percentage of the population is college-educated. Irondequoit has a higher-than-average number of female residents, and there are plenty of local businesses that cater specifically to women.
In Irondequoit, home prices noticeably dropped 12 percent last year to reach $110,733 from a previous $125,850. There is a good selection of homes here that offer working fireplaces which will help keep you and your family toasty throughout winter. Even the roofs of homes here contribute to the fine looks of Irondequoit, with shingles architecturally designed to be subtly eye-catching.