Roosevelt is a delightful hamlet on Long Island, New York, situated 20 miles east of New York, New York, in Nassau County. Roosevelt was settled in 1644 and named in honor of the 26th President of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt. Roosevelt has a population of approximately 15,854 residents that enjoy quick and convenient access to neighboring cities including Baldwin, Freeport, Merrick and South Hempstead. With most Roosevelt homes being around 46 years old, this remarkable Hamlet has a well-established feeling that adds to the allure.
Roosevelt is conveniently located with many nearby attractions. Jones Beach State Park and Hempstead Lake State Park are great places to spend time with friends and family enjoying the beautiful green areas that are often hard to find in many cities. Hofstra Museum, Tackapausha Museum and Preserve, Brooklyn Children’s Museum are all great weekend experiences for the whole family. Other local attractions include Adventureland Amusement Park, ideal for those that enjoy a roller coaster, and for those not so brave, the Bronx Zoo is also in close proximity. Among its other noteworthy features, Roosevelt was the home of well-known actor Eddie Murphy, radio host Howard Stern and musician Flava Flav.
In addition to all of those wonderful things, Roosevelt is very welcoming and has beautiful neighborhoods full of diverse real estate options sure to impress prospective homebuyers. Roosevelt has a handful of large family homes with listing prices around $300,000, however most Roosevelt homes are average sized single family homes with a median sale price near $194,561. This broad price range with an affordable median sale price makes Roosevelt very desirable to young families starting out. Additionally, Roosevelt boasts a quick 27 minute commute to work due to its convenient location inside the Nassau-Suffolk metropolitan area. For all of these reasons, and many more, Roosevelt is a must-consider destination among prospective homebuyers.
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