West Babylon is an exceptional village and census designated place (CDP) in the Town of Babylon in Suffolk County, New York. At the time of the 2010 census, the population was approximately 43,213 residents. The village is comprised of 8.0 square miles, 7.7 square miles being land and 0.3 being water. West Babylon is bordered by North Babylon and the village of Babylon to the east, Great South Bay to the south, Lindenhurst and North Lindenhurst to the west, by East Farmingdale to the northwest, and to the north by Wyandanch. West Babylon is nestled in the 11704 zip code and flanked by Route 109 on one side, Route 231 and West Islip on the other. Great Bay South lies to the south of the village. Altogether, there are 17 entrances into the city.
The children in the village attend West Babylon Union Free School District and Lindenhurst Union Free School District. Being neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, West Babylon is a town of professionals and service oriented workers. Many residents work in office and administrative support as well as sales and management occupations. West Babylon is a beautiful village with hanging flower baskets, planters along brick sidewalks and medians, with white picket fences and gardens along the railroad station parking lot. A bronze statue of Robert Moses, the master planner of New York State parkways and parks, stands in front of the village hall. The city has largely kept chain stores out. There are lots of restaurants tucked in between locally owned stores in the business district along Main Street and Deer Park Avenue.
There’s a real “sense of village” in West Babylon. It’s a tranquil place with picturesque tree lined streets. Many West Babylon homes have boat slips in their backyards. Pristine bungalows, expanded capes and beautiful colonials are all found in West Babylon. Condominiums, townhomes and single family homes are also available in the area. The average listing price for a condo in West Babylon is around $329,000. The average listing price for a single family home in West Babylon is around $334,800 but some have recently sold for as much as $649,000.
If you would like to learn more about the homes for sale in West Babylon, New York, please do not hesitate to contact us today for assistance.
Information Copyright 2016, Multiple Listing Service of Long Island, Inc. All Rights Reserved. The source of the displayed data is either the property owner or public record provided by non-governmental third parties. It is believed to be reliable but not guaranteed. This information is provided exclusively for consumers’ personal, non-commercial use. The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the Broker Reciprocity Program of the Multiple Listing Service of Long Island, Inc.