East Moriches is a dazzling hamlet and census designated place (CDP) in the lovely Town of Brookhaven in Suffolk County on Long Island, New York. At the time of the 2010 census, the hamlet had an approximate population of 5,249 residents. East Moriches is comprised of a total area of 5.6 square miles, which is almost completely land, and is in the 11940 zip code. Moriches is named for “Meritces”, a Native American who owned land on Moriches Neck. In addition to a rich history, this delightful family-friendly community also has excellent schools.
Children in East Moriches attend schools in the East Moriches Union Free School District. Students in this school district refer to themselves as EMO, an abbreviation for East Moriches. Many local residents are artists, designers, and people working in media. This large concentration of creatively minded individuals helps to shape the character of the area. The town of Brookhaven, in which East Moriches is found, is unique in that it’s the only town in the county that stretches from the north shore to the south shore of Long Island. This contributes to the nautical feel of the community, based on its close proximity to water. Brookhaven is home to Stony Brook University and Brookhaven National Laboratory, both employers of local residents.
Homes for sale in East Moriches come in a broad price range and include houses of varying sizes, architectural styles, ages and special features. Condominiums, townhomes, single family homes, and lots on which to build your custom home are all available in the village of East Moriches The average listing price for a condo in East Moriches is about $481,000. The average listing price for a single family home in East Moriches is approximately $598,100. However, some East Moriches homes can sell for as much as $2,950,000.
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