Old Brookville

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Old Brookville

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Old Brookville is an incorporated village within the town of Oyster Bay. The community is in the North Shore area of Long island. Old Brookville is located approximately 32 miles from New York City and serves as a suburb or bedroom community to the Big Apple. Neighboring villages include Roslyn Harbor, Greenvale, Brookville and others. It is a solid stable community with low crime rates, quiet streets and a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The community has high rates of homeownership and good public schools making it family friendly. It is somewhat ethnically and racially diverse. English is the first language, but a number of residents also speak Spanish and a scattering of other languages. The average commute time for residents of Old Brookville ranges from 30-40 minutes. Luckily there is public transportation available. The most popular form of public transport in the community is commuter train service.

The village spans four square miles of exclusively land area, and it is among the most expensive neighborhoods in the nation and rightfully so, because, residents don’t just pay for a home. They pay for luxurious housing in a beautiful and cozy neighborhood within an easy commute of the big city. In 2000, the population was 2,167 and the population density was 545.2 people per square mile. In the same year, the median household income in Old Brookville was $233,192, the median family income was $255,731 and the per capita income was $98,874. In 2010, the population was 2,134 and in 2014 it was 2,196. By 2015, the estimated median household income was $198,823 and the per capita income was $99,818. In the same year, the median house or condo value in Old Brookville was over $1,000,000, the mean price on all housing units was over $1,000,000 and the median gross rent was $2,492.

Like much of the area growth and development in Old Brookville was a slow processes until after WWII. But, when housing boomed across the country, Old Brookville was not overlooked. The village was incorporated in November of 1929. Over the years, the community has been home to countless notable people, though most are sports figures including, MLB Player Jose Reyes, former NHL player Garth Snow and former NFL player Chad Pennington.

Public education is provided by the schools of the North Shore School District and students attend classes at schools in the neighboring communities. Homes in the neighborhood are predominantly traditional single family homes. Homes for sale do come in a variety of sizes and style to accommodate the needs and wishes of potential newcomers. There are other real estate options in the village,  include rental properties, lease properties like apartments, duplexes, condominiums and townhomes. To begin your home search in beautiful Old Brookville, call friendly local real estate agent Ed McNulty at 516-887-3603 and find your place to call home.

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