Hempstead, New York, is located in Nassau County. This remarkable town known as “ Old Blue” was originally settled in 1644 following the treaty between the English colonies. In 1784 they also split Hempstead, creating North Hempstead. Both towns are part of the area well known as the Borough of Queens. This beautiful city has a population around 54,455 residents who enjoy easy access to neighboring cities that include Uniondale, Garden City and Roosevelt. With a large number of homes around 45 years old, the town of Hempstead boasts a charming, vintage ambiance.
Hempstead, New York, also has beautiful lush green areas including, Hempstead Lake State Park, Valley Stream State Park and Jones Beach State Park. Adelphi University and Hofstra University are located in Hempstead as well. The Town of Hempstead is Long Island’s 47th largest single employer with approximately 1,974 employees. Long Beach Railroad's Main Line runs through the northwestern part of town and additional bus service is available via the Nassau Inter County Express, giving residents and visitors quick and convenient access to the many shopping, dining, parks and Universities that Hempstead has to offer. Additionally, there are many Four-star restaurants in this beautiful town.
Hempstead is home to large single family homes boasting 7 bedrooms, with listing prices around $1.5 million, narrowing to small 2 bedroom single family homes with a median sale price around $220,569. You can find moderately sized, moderately priced homes in Hempstead for around $535,000. While there is a large variety of home styles in Hempstead, the majority are Colonial homes built in the 1950’s, Cape Cod homes built in the 1940’s or Victorian two-story homes built in the late 1800’s. With a great array of beautiful homes in this small area, there is truly something for everyone. With half the residents of Hempstead having a 27 minute or less commute, living here is a very desirable option with quick access to the Belt Parkway, Highway 27 and 25 are also close by. Additionally, John F Kennedy International Airport is also easily accessible. This amazing city, with its beautiful, lush green areas is a must-consider destination for homebuyers relocating in the New York City area.
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