Port Jefferson Station is an alluring census designated place (CDP) in the remarkable Town of Brookhaven of Suffolk County in Long Island, New York. At the time of the 2010 census, Port Jefferson had an approximate population of 7,838 residents. Port Jefferson Station has a total area of 2.6 square miles, all of it being land. The northern boundary of town is the train tracks which separate it from the village of Port Jefferson. On the south, Nesconset Highway (Route 347) forms the southern boundary with Terryville.
In addition to a great location, Port Jefferson Station also has a rich heritage and history. Native Americans named the area now known as Port Jefferson Station, “Comsewogue”. “Echo” was also used as a name for the community for a time, and Settler William Tooker arrived by 1750. The Long Island Rail Road arrive in 1873 providing service to Port Jefferson, providing the name for the hamlet. Port Jefferson Station was a farming community and substantial residential growth came in the 1950’s with the construction of Nesconset Highway. By the early 1970, the area had become a suburban community. Not only does the community have a great history, it also has wonderful schools. The children of Port Jefferson Station primarily attend schools in the Comsewogue School District, although a few children attend the Mount Sinai School District, the Three Village Central School District, and the Middle Country Central School District. The Town of Brookhaven, in which Port Jefferson Station is located, is the most populous of the ten towns that make up Suffolk County and has the distinction of being the only one that stretches to both the north and south shores of Long Island. Brookhaven is about 50 miles from Manhattan and has a population of approximately 486,040 residents.
Homes for sale in Port Jefferson Station come in a broad price range and include homes of varying ages, sizes and architectural styles. Condominiums, townhomes, single family homes, and lots on which to build your custom home are all available in Port Jefferson Station. The average price for a Port Jefferson Station condo is about $354,000. The average listing price for a single family home in Port Jefferson Station is around $326,000. However, some Port Jefferson Station homes can sell for as much as $799,000.
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