Hicksville is a picturesque village and census designated place (CDP) in the remarkable Town of Oyster Bay, Nassau County, Long Island, New York. At the time of the 2010 census, the population of Hicksville was approximately 41,547 residents. Hicksville is provided fire protection by the Hicksville Fire Department and police protection from Nassau County Police 2nd and 8th Precincts, as well as MTA Police and Nassau County Auxiliary Police. The Ronkonkoma Branch of the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) meets with the Port Jefferson Branch here to form the Main Line, making Hicksville a major hub and affording its residents easy access to all of the region’s best amenities. Hicksville is composed 6.8 square miles, of which 0.15% is water. The village is also a hub for the bus service operated by Nassau Inter-County Express.
The LIRR came to the village in 1837, making it a depot for produce, particularly cucumbers, to be used to make pickles at the Heinz Company plant. Blight destroyed the cucumber crops, and the farmers transitioned to growing potatoes. Hicksville became a bustling New York suburb during the building boom which followed World War II. Its rich history is only one of many remarkable features of this splendid community. Hicksville has its own public library, post office, and school district.
With an excellent location and truly remarkable transportation options, Hicksville is a great choice for prospective homebuyers looking to relocate in the Long Island area. Condominiums, townhomes, and single family homes are all available in Hicksville. Condos in Hicksville typically sell for around $497,000 to $559,000. The average price for a single family home in Hicksville is around $495,751, though prices have been know to go as high as $1,149,000. Homes for sale in Hicksville vary in price depending upon the property's age, size, architectural style and location.
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