In Suffolk County there is a charming village known as Greenport, New York. Greenport is situated on the North Fork of Long Island and serves as home to approximately 2,200 residents as of the 2010 Census. Greenport is found within the remarkable Town of Southold and is the one and only incorporated community within Southold. Having previously developed a strong fishing and whaling industry, Greenport is no longer the major port for the area as there are only a few commercial fishing vessels operating here today. However, the tourism industry in Greenport has grown substantially in recent years, particularly in the summer months.
In addition to these wonderful features, Greenport also boasts a long, rich history having been first settled in 1682. Previously known as Winter Harbor, Stirling and Green Hill, the Village of Greenport was incorporated in 1838. Because of its long history there are many remarkable older buildings in Greenport, several of which have been added to the National Register of Historic Places and the Greenport Village Historic District. Greenport has a total area of 1.2 square miles. The charming history of Greenport is also on display at the East End Seaport Museum & Marine Foundation which is located in the former Greenport Long Island Rail Road station house. The Museum hosts the annual Maritime Festival in September annually.
Additionally Greenport boasts close proximity to over forty vineyards, and has an abundance of small boutiques and shops, bed-and-breakfasts, and diverse dining options. The hub of the North Fork foodie culture, Greenport is home to both fast and casual, paper napkin places, as well as acclaimed fine dining establishments. With so many wonderful amenities, it is no wonder Greenport continues to be a popular destination among homebuyers. Co-ops for sale in Greenport have an average listing price around $211,000, while condos and townhomes in Greenport have an average listing price around $352,000. Multi-family homes in Greenport typically have an average listing price around $589,200, while single family homes in Greenport have an average listing price around $827,500. Vacant lots and plots of land in Greenport vary in price depending upon the property’s size and location. The average listing price for a lot in Greenport is $432,200.
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