Within the Town of Babylon on Long Island, is the waterfront hamlet of Copiague. This unincorporated place, in Suffolk County, was once known as Huntington South. It was just before the turn of the century that the Native American word for “sheltered place” was selected as a new moniker. Copiague sits just thirty-five miles east of Manhattan, on South Oyster Bay. It is bordered by fellow hamlets Amityville, North Amityville and Lindenhurst. Copiague is comprised of three peninsulas, Amityville Harbor, Copiague Harbor and Venice.
There is an assortment of dining options, both local and chain restaurants. Essentials from grocery stores and gas stations to banks and salons are all close by. A mainstay in Copiague is Tanner Park. This public park hosts several athletic fields, basketball and tennis courts, playground, skate park, beachfront, fishing pier and a marina. Don’t miss the spectacular summer concert series. For elderly residents, the Tanner Park Senior Center offers activities and events to keep minds sharp and happy. The Copiague Public Library offers a plethora of events and classes. Learn a language, tai chi, yoga, knitting, computer programs and new media or gather for a movie or story time.
In the 3.2 square miles that encompass this small coastal hamlet, there are just under 23,000 residents that call Copiague home. School Districts serving the hamlet are the Copiague Union Free School District and the Amityville Union Free School District. Police services are provided by the Town of Babylon and there is a Copiague Volunteer Fire Department. The average listing price of a condo or townhome is $248,142. For a single family home, the average is $316,331. The predominant architectural styles are Colonial and Ranch. Homebuyers will find a wide range of square footage and features. Copiague is a must consider for families and those seeking a lovely neighborhood with a strong sense of community spirit.
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