Serangoon is a New Town located in the North-East Region of Singapore. Serangoon is planned to be a residential town.The town consists of seven smaller zones namely Serangoon Central, Lorong Chuan, Upper Paya Lebar, Serangoon Gardens, Serangoon North and Seletar Hills and Serangoon North Industrial Estate.
Serangoon is well-served by public transport such as the Mass Rapid Transit trains on the North-East Line and Circle Line at Serangoon MRT Station. The town is also served by public bus services with most stationed at Serangoon Bus Interchange. The biggest shopping mall in the North-East Region of Singapore, NEX, is located within Serangoon
In terms of road network, Serangoon Road, together with Upper Serangoon Road, forms a radial arterial road from the city area of Singapore to the Serangoon, Hougang, Sengkang and Punggol areas. For this arterial road, the section from Selegie Road to MacPherson Road is called Serangoon Road, while the section north of MacPherson Road is called Upper Serangoon Road.
A large part of the North East MRT Line runs in parallel with this arterial road. Stations that are located along this road.