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Rockville Centre Real Estate

The village of Rockville Centre, NY is in the town of Hempstead in Nassau County on the South Shore of Long Island. Neighboring villages and hamlets include East Rockaway, Oceanside, Baldwin, the village of Hempstead and North Lynbrook. This self-contained, affluent village is considered by many to be an understated Long Island gem as far as livability, culture, recreation and community. Once families move in, they tend to remain here and recommend their choice highly to anyone seeking relocation advice.

Rockville Centre is somewhat unique in that it owns and operates its own electric and water companies. It also has its own police force and volunteer fire department. Home options are many, including Tudors, Victorian and colonial style single-family houses a number of Rockville Centre homes were built during the early part of the 20th century on tree-lined streets as well as many co-ops, condominiums and rental apartments. Highly-rated schools, lovely homes and an easy commute to NYC make RVC a top choice among the South Shore's many small towns, so home prices are higher here than in some neighboring hamlets and villages, though moderately priced homes can be found. The village is also known for its well-run system of services for senior citizens.

Rockville Centre is also a dining, nightlife and cultural destination for the many friendly pubs, restaurants, bars, ice cream shops, a movie theater and more that line North and South Village Avenues, North and South Park Avenues, Sunrise Highway, Long Beach Road and Merrick Road. The village is home to seven parks covering 140 acres, and Atlantic Ocean beaches like Jones Beach and Lido Beach are a short drive away, as are entertainment options like Jones Beach Amphitheater and Nassau Coliseum.

The LIRR serves the village and travel time to Manhattan is about 40-45 minutes on the Babylon branch.

 

 

 

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575 MADISON AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10022. 212. 891.7000 © 2019 DOUGLAS ELLIMAN REAL ESTATE. ALL MATERIAL PRESENTED HEREIN IS INTENDED FOR INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY. WHILE, THIS INFORMATION IS BELIEVED TO BE CORRECT, IT IS REPRESENTED SUBJECT TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS, CHANGES OR WITHDRAWAL WITHOUT NOTICE. ALL PROPERTY INFORMATION, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO SQUARE FOOTAGE, ROOM COUNT, NUMBER OF BEDROOMS AND THE SCHOOL DISTRICT IN PROPERTY LISTINGS SHOULD BE VERIFIED BY YOUR OWN ATTORNEY, ARCHITECT OR ZONING EXPERT. EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY. DRE # 01947727