Wyandanch is a remarkable hamlet and census designated place in the Town of Babylon of Suffolk County, New York. At the time of the 2010 census, the population was approximately 11,647 residents. Wyandanch has a total area of 4.5 square miles, all of it being land. Wyandanch is considered a suburb of New York City, and access to the village is by Exit 36 on the Southern State Parkway and Exit 50 on the Long Island Expressway. The village has formerly been known as Half Way Hollow Hills, West Deer Park, and Wyandance. The village sits on land formed by a glacier which melted about 10,000 BCE. Wyandanch is considered a working community. It’s sandwiched between the wealthy estates of the Belmonts, Corbins and Guggenheims found in North Babylon, and the Faruch estate in Wheatley Heights.
Wheatley Heights is a village and census designated place (CDP) also in Suffolk County, Long Island, New York. In 2010, the town reported 5,130 residents. Historically part of the hamlet of Wyandanch, Wheatley Heights shares the same zip code and fire department. The name of the area was changed to Wheatley Heights by a developer to distinguish that those living in Wyandanch, north of Main Avenue, were part of the Half Hollow Hills School District. The village has a total land area of 1.4 square miles. Dix Hills is to the northeast of Wheatley Heights, East Farmingdale is to the west, Deer Park, to the east, and Wyandanch to the south. Melville falls to the northwest.
Single family homes in Wyandanch have an average listing price around $177,586 but can sometimes exceed $420,000. Lots area also available in the Wyandanch and Wheatley Heights area. The average listing price for a single family home in Wheatley Heights is $329,400 but can exceed $667,500. Lots on which to build your custom home are also available. Lots in Wheatley Heights average about $138,600 contrasted with the typical lot in Wyandanch which sells for around $33,200.
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