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: $501,600

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $501,600 $200,400
Median Single Family Home Value $504,900 $198,500
Median Condo Value $315,600 $215,000
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $500,000 $194,000
Percent Homes Decreasing 0.8% 16.4%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $355 $127
Median Sale Price 34 2,610,609
Property Tax $3,556 $2,147
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 2.5% 2.8%
1-Yr. Change 14.9% 7.4%

Walk Score

HOMES FOR SALE IN OAKWOOD AND NEW DORP HEIGHTS

20 matches found

$649,000
116 Dalton Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1716
Year Built: 1955
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: OAKWOOD HEIGHTS - UNIQUE, OVERSIZED 4 BR 3 BATH TUDOR-STYLE CAPE ON LARGE 6...
Last Updated: July - 23 - 2017
$749,900
31 Currie Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 2800
Year Built: 1989
Area: Oakwood
Last Updated: July - 21 - 2017
$619,000
11 Cubberly Place, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1663
Year Built: 1920
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: **OPEN HOUSE SAT 7/22 12-2PM** GREAT LOCATION, LOVELY COLONIAL ON QUIET BLO...
Last Updated: July - 21 - 2017
$449,999
11 Dalton Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 2
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 960
Year Built: 1990
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: Beautiful 1 family semi-attached 2 bedroom home.Features:Hardwood floors th...
Last Updated: July - 21 - 2017
$374,000
19 Gail Court, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 2
# of Bathrooms: 1
Square Footage: 1470
Year Built: 1989
Area: Oakwood
Description: 17366H- SHORT SALE! Subject To 3rd Party Approval. If The Bank Reduces Tota...
Last Updated: July - 21 - 2017
$559,000
2732 Amboy Rd, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1408
Year Built: 1978
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: Come, see and buy this beautiful well maintained home in the heart of Oakwo...
Last Updated: July - 21 - 2017
$979,888
2393 Richmond Road, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 4865
Year Built: 1926
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: Access to property on 100 St. Stephens Place or Richmond Road! Street to st...
Last Updated: July - 20 - 2017
$475,000
462 Stoneham Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1360
Year Built: 1965
Area: Oakwood
Description: STREET TO STREET CORNER PROPERTY IN OAKWOOD! 20' WIDE HOUSE OFFERS: BRAND N...
Last Updated: July - 19 - 2017
$649,900
132 Champlain Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1256
Year Built: 1955
Area: Oakwood
Description: BEAUTIFUL 1 FAMILY FULLY DETACHED HOME IN HIGHLY DESIRABLE AREA IN OAKWOOD....
Last Updated: July - 19 - 2017
$429,000
6 Arc Place, 2b, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 2
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 853
Year Built: 2009
Area: Oakwood
Description: Exquisite 2 BR condo, 2 baths, 9 foot ceilings - better than new! Fully upg...
Last Updated: July - 17 - 2017

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