Within the remarkable Suffolk County, you will find a delightful town known as Riverhead, New York. Riverhead sits on the north shore of Long Island and as of the 2010 Census has an approximate population around 33,506 residents. The named derives its name from its location which happens to be at the mouth of the beautiful Peconic River. Riverhead is the county seat of Suffolk County and has been since 1727. The Town also encompasses a hamlet by the same name, as well as several other small communities including the hamlet of Northville.
Northville is also a census-designated place and has an approximate population of 1,340 residents as of the 2010 Census. Much like the town of Riverhead in which it sits, Northville also has a rich history and was incorporated as a village between 1921 and 1930. Composed of 7.4 square miles, Northville is a great place to buy a home and those that do enjoy the many wonderful amenities of Riverhead.
Riverhead is 166 miles southwest of Boston which is easily accessible via the Orient Point-New London Ferry. River head is also only 76 miles northeast of New York City. However, it isn’t necessary for Northville residents to travel in order to enjoy great opportunities for entertainment and recreation. Riverhead is home to four year-round beaches including Reeves Beach, Iron Pier and Wading River. With a great location and impressive features, Riverhead and the smaller community of Northville, is an excellent place to live. Homes for sale in Northville come in a variety of ages and sizes. The price of homes in Northville varies depending upon the property’s architectural style, size, age and location.
If you would like to buy a home in Northville of Riverhead, New York, please do not hesitate to contact us today.