Oakwood

Homes in Oakwood

HISTORY

French merchants were the first recorded Europeans here in Oakwood, in 1675 Jacques Guyon received a grant of 200 acres of land from the local governor.  A year later a survey was noted to have a house on the land granted to Guyon. Years passed and his land formed into a neighborhood. Guyon Ave is a main Road which runs from Mill Road to Amboy Road in the town of Oakwood. The Oakwood Park Hotel once stood on the site where the Oakwood Shopping center now is on Clark Avenue and Amboy Road.  A small hub in Oakwood is known for having some of the most charming streets on Staten Island. Many of the streets to the right and left of Guyon Avenue between South Railroad Avenue and Hylan Blvd are simply beautiful. The surrounding aesthetic setting has distinctive well cared for homes with character, impeccable landscaping and mature trees.

HOUSES

The following property types of homes and styles of homes can be found in Oakwood Staten Island New York.  If you were  searching for a home for sale in Staten Island New York these are the types of homes you would find especially in Oakwood. One and Two Family Detached and semi attached and attached homes, Condos. Oakwood home styles are: Colonial, Hi Ranch, low Ranch, Raised Ranch, Broadside Ranch, Cape, Victorian, contemporary, multi-level, and townhouse, Garden and Tudor.

PARKS

Captain Roald Amundsen Plaza located at Amboy Road near Clark Ave and Ridel Street.  (Amundsen Circle 1890- Est.) Named after a Norwegian Explorer. The nearby Greenbelt woods located along Ridel Avenue has a 4/12 mile trail. Occasionally found there are concrete artifacts from homes that were once in the area when it was still very rural. Pieces of the great depression such as bricks, chimneys and foundations are known to have been seen there.

Clawson playground connected and adjacent to the PS 50 school yard on Adelaide Avenue. This neighborhood park has a baseball field, Basket Ball Courts and a small play unit for younger children located behind the school. Neighborhood residents enjoy the recreation facilities of this park, there is also a unique outdoor classroom at this location.

SCHOOLS

Private and Public schools are in Oakwood Staten Island 10306. Please check with the NYC Board of education. To find public schools in Oakwood  you can check here (NYC Board of Education)

Some private schools in the area are:

Monsignor Farrell High School: 2900 Amboy Road Staten Island NY 10306.

Saint Charles School: 200 Penn Avenue, Staten Island NY 10306.

Oakwood Heights Church Nursery School: 574 Falcon Ave 10306.

RESTAURANTS

Canlon’s Restaurant (Traditional American), La Fontana (Italian), Justino’s Pizzeria, Ambrosino’s (Italian)

STORES

Some stores and places for business are: Novell’s Pork Store and catering, Benjamin Moore Paints, Richmond Dry Cleaners, Angel Tips Nail Spa, Richmond Discount Liquors, Cards for Less, Staten Island Bank & Trust, The Guyon Market.

HOUSES OF WORSHIP

Oakwood Heights Community Church

Saint Charles Catholic Church

Grace Bible Church

POINTS OF INTEREST

The Oakwood Beach Water Pollution Control Plant at 751 Mill Rd Staten Island, NY 10306 receives all of Staten Island’s waste on a daily basis then transfers it to landfills out-of-state.

TRANSPORTATION

Oakwood Heights Train Station located at Guyon Avenue and Railroad Avenue.  Local buses S57, S76, S78, S79, S86. Express Buses X1/X4/X5/X7/X8.

NEIGHBORING TOWNS

New Dorp, Lighthouse Hill, Bay Terrace, Richmond Town.

Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $514,300

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $514,300 $205,100
Median Single Family Home Value $519,200 $203,200
Median Condo Value $360,200 $220,100
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $509,000 $199,200
Percent Homes Decreasing 0.7% 20.4%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $364 $129
Median Sale Price 25 225,300
Property Tax $3,556 $2,147
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 2.3% 2.9%
1-Yr. Change 16.8% 6.7%

Walk Score

HOMES FOR SALE IN OAKWOOD AND NEW DORP HEIGHTS

12 matches found

$890,000
377 Oak Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1144
Year Built: 1955
Area: Oakwood
Description: Look no further then this completely renovated ranch with one of the larges...
Last Updated: January - 16 - 2018
$689,000
106 Pelican Circle, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 2275
Year Built: 1997
Area: Oakwood
Description: Beautiful upgraded 2 family, huge custom kitchen w/granite countertops and ...
Last Updated: January - 12 - 2018
$539,000
69 Penn Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 1
Square Footage: 1144
Year Built: 1960
Area: Oakwood
Description: LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION best describes this large ranch in Oakwood. HWfl...
Last Updated: January - 11 - 2018
$589,000
SOLID BRICK RANCH-SEASONAL GARDENS-UPDATED 2010-2012 WITH HEATING SYSTEM/CENTRAL AIR/RECESS LIGHTS/WOOD PANEL DOORS/FRONT STEPS/
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1196
Year Built: 1962
Area: Oakwood
Description: 17277R: SOLID BRICK 3 BDRM/2 BATH RANCH IS SURROUNDED BY GARDENS-VIEW THE P...
Last Updated: January - 10 - 2018
$1,099,000
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 4200
Year Built: 2017
Area: Oakwood
Description: GORGEOUS NEW CONSTRUCTION HUGE COLONIAL HOME WITH HIGH END UPGRADES THROUGH...
Last Updated: January - 10 - 2018
$699,000
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1873
Year Built: 1960
Area: Oakwood
Description: GORGEOUS FULLY RENOVATED HI-RANCH HOME IN LIKE NEW CONDITION WITH CUSTOM UP...
Last Updated: January - 10 - 2018
$589,000
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1350
Year Built: 2003
Area: Oakwood
Description: 17975H-Beautiful 1 Family Semi, 3 Bedrooms, Large EIK With Granite Countert...
Last Updated: January - 09 - 2018
$580,800
64 Pelican Circle, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2275
Year Built: 1997
Area: Oakwood
Description: Very nice 2 family attached house in popular community near by all transpor...
Last Updated: January - 08 - 2018
$699,000
69 Oakley Place, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 2496
Year Built: 1965
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: PRIME OAKWOOD HEIGHTS- 4 BEDROOM HI RANCH, CUSTOM EIK, LR/DR COMBO- 2 BATHS...
Last Updated: January - 02 - 2018
$699,900
224 Oak Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1080
Year Built: 1950
Area: Oakwood
Description: FIRST TIME ON THE MARKET!! ONLY ONE OWNER. ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL LOCATION...
Last Updated: December - 15 - 2017

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