The municipality of Yamachiche, Quebec is situated in the Greater Trois-Rivières metropolitan area.
The predominant housing types in Yamachiche are single detached homes and townhouses. Around one third of properties in this municipality were built pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This municipality offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 70% of the dwellings in the municipality are occupied by homeowners whereas the remainder are rented.
The preferred approach to move around in Yamachiche is very often driving. It is especially convenient to park. It is very impractical for people walking to navigate Yamachiche since most daily needs are very inconvenient to carry out without the use of a car.
Home buyers in this municipality almost always have to rely on a car to access the closest supermarket. Regarding education, primary schools are not abundant in this municipality, and thus often beyond walking distance, and there are no high schools.
Yamachiche is reasonably quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - however some areas can be quite loud, especially closer to the railway line or Autoroute Félix-Leclerc.