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: $509,100

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $509,100 $202,700
Median Single Family Home Value $515,000 $200,300
Median Condo Value $344,500 $218,100
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $505,300 $196,300
Percent Homes Decreasing 0.6% 17.9%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $367 $128
Median Sale Price 35 225,300
Property Tax $3,556 $2,147
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 2.3% 2.9%
1-Yr. Change 14.9% 6.9%

Walk Score

HOMES FOR SALE IN OAKWOOD AND NEW DORP HEIGHTS

18 matches found

$639,900
36 Aviston Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1700
Year Built: 2004
Area: Oakwood
Description: “Absolutely Gorgeous” describes this 2006 created 3 bedrooms 2.5 baths!...
Last Updated: November - 21 - 2017
$650,000
229 Montreal Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 2
# of Bathrooms: 1
Square Footage: 1200
Year Built: 1955
Area: Oakwood
Description: This lovely ranch has been a great investment rental for owner for many yea...
Last Updated: November - 21 - 2017
$595,000
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: November - 21 - 2017
$599,000
16 Barry Court, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1472
Year Built: 1996
Area: Oakwood
Description: Great family neighborhood. Great yard for entertaining family and friends....
Last Updated: November - 18 - 2017
$549,000
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: November - 17 - 2017
$569,900
65 Ebony Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1260
Year Built: 1980
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: {This one is a show stopper}..... We have reduced this home to SELL...Belo...
Last Updated: November - 17 - 2017
$668,800
62 Bishop Street, B, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1500
Year Built: 2004
Area: Oakwood
Description: BEAUTIFUL OAKWOOD HEIGHTS LOCATION. LEGAL TWO FAMILY WITH GARAGE ON 25X100 ...
Last Updated: November - 17 - 2017
$624,888
118 Mobile Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1196
Year Built: 1964
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: Oakwood / New Dorp Heights, is the setting for this ranch style home on ove...
Last Updated: November - 16 - 2017
$498,880
200 Beacon Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 1
Square Footage: 1196
Year Built: 1966
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: OPEN HOUSE Saturday 11/18 1-3pm Location, Location, Location!!!! Start...
Last Updated: November - 16 - 2017
$674,900
37 Beach Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1377
Year Built: 1978
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: Magnificent detached one family brick home situated in prime Oakwood / New ...
Last Updated: November - 16 - 2017

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