Central Islip is a delightful hamlet in the town of Islip, in Suffolk County, on Long Island, New York. At the time of the 2010 census, Central Islip had an approximate population of 34,450 residents. Central Islip has a total area of 7.1 square miles, and is in the 11722 zip code. The Secatogue, of the Algonquin tribe of Native American Indians, originally lived in the area of Central Islip. In 1842, the Long Island Railroad expanded eastward reaching Suffolk County. Central Islip Psychiatric Center opened in 1889 and operated until closing its doors in 1955. The center had served over 10,000 patients. Islip experienced a housing boom in the mid 1990’s. New housing developments were started, commercial properties spring up, as well as government complexes. The new courthouse claimed to be the second largest in the nation.
Some neighborhoods in Central Islip include College Woods, Park Road, Bella Casa Estates, Islip Landing, Courthouse Commons, Weddington Estates, Hawthorne Court, and Coventry Village. The children in Central Islip attend Central Islip public schools which include a Pre-K and kindergarten, an Early Childhood Center, four elementary schools, two middle schools and a high school. Private schools are also available in Central Islip.
Condominiums, townhomes, single family homes, and lots on which to build your custom home are all real estate properties currently available in Central Islip. The average listing price for a condominium in Central Islip is around $251,220, but some Central Islaip homes can list for as much as $375,000. The average listing price for a single-family home in Central Islip is around $246,567, with some Central Islip homes listing for as much as $449,000. The average listing price for a lot in Central Islip is around $94,799, but some lots list for as much as $200,000, depending on size and location of the property.
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