Of the three remarkable towns that are located within Nassau County, the Town of Hempstead, New York is by far the most populated. In fact, the majority of the population of the county is found in Hempstead. Situated in the western half of Long Island and the southwestern part of Nassau County, Hempstead is home to around 759,800 residents and twenty-two incorporated villages. If Hempstead were incorporated as a city, it would be the state’s second largest after New York City. It would also rank among the largest cities in the nation, falling between Charlotte, North Carolina and Seattle, Washington.
Among Hempstead’s many noteworthy communities you’ll find the village of East Rockaway, New York. East Rockaway is an incorporated village that sits adjacent to Oceanside, Rockville Centre, Hewlett and Lynbrook. This delightful village is home to a vibrant Irish and Italian population with approximately 9,800 residents in all. This family friendly community is served by the East Rockaway School District which oversees two elementary schools and one Junior/Senior high school. Additionally the community is served by a volunteer fire department and is protected by the Nassau County Police Department’s fourth precinct.
There are two great parks in East Rockaway, Bay Park and the John Street Complex, and residents of the village also enjoy easy access to two Long Island Rail Road stations. Nestled within the 11518 zip code, East Rockaway is home to several smaller neighborhoods and subdivisions that offer prospective homebuyers diverse real estate options. Among the most popular neighborhoods of East Rockaway you’ll find Acorn Estates, Angle Sea, Bay Park, East Rockaway Park, Hewlett Bay Homes, Hewlett Point Homes, Mallow Park and Waverley Park. Homes for sale in East Rockaway range in price from around $100,000 to $800,000 depending upon the property’s age, size, style and location.
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