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: $511,900

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $511,900 $201,900
Median Single Family Home Value $518,600 $200,100
Median Condo Value $340,300 $217,000
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $506,500 $195,700
Percent Homes Decreasing 0.4% 17.2%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $366 $128
Median Sale Price 33 2,567,387
Property Tax $3,556 $2,147
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 2.3% 2.9%
1-Yr. Change 15.6% 6.9%

Walk Score

HOMES FOR SALE IN OAKWOOD AND NEW DORP HEIGHTS

16 matches found

$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: September - 25 - 2017
$525,000
19 Ithaca Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 2
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 2000
Year Built: 1994
Area: Oakwood
Description: ***Entertainers Dream*** This Large End unit townhouse has A huge backyard ...
Last Updated: September - 25 - 2017
$499,000
499 Medina Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1820
Year Built: 1996
Area: Oakwood
Description: MOVE RIGHT IN TO THIS BEAUTIFUL 3 BEDROOM TOWNHOUSE LOCATED ON A QUIET DEAD...
Last Updated: September - 25 - 2017
$768,000
288 Fairbanks Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 5
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2228
Year Built: 1960
Area: Oakwood
Description: Great Investment Opportunity! Incredible well-maintained two family deta...
Last Updated: September - 22 - 2017
$589,900
34 Barry Court, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 1900
Year Built: 1997
Area: Oakwood
Description: Private Cul de sac, beautiful detach home with super large bedrooms. Home s...
Last Updated: September - 21 - 2017
$599,000
376 Peter Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 960
Year Built: 1960
Area: Oakwood
Description: Beautiful 3 bedroom ranch on gorgeous tree lined street in the heart of Oak...
Last Updated: September - 21 - 2017
$980,000
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: Welcome to 377 Oak Ave. Completely remodeled ranch on an oversized lot. Own...
Last Updated: September - 20 - 2017
$799,999
149 Oak Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2378
Year Built: 1967
Area: Oakwood
Description: A rare find, Custom built superior quality.This charming one family 3 bedro...
Last Updated: September - 20 - 2017
$575,000
392 Tysens Lane, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 2
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1000
Year Built: 1950
Area: Oakwood
Description: Beautiful split level ranch home in the heart of Oakwood. 2 Brs with a full...
Last Updated: September - 19 - 2017
$589,999
102 Elmira Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1568
Year Built: 1960
Area: Oakwood
Description: CHARMING 4 BEDROOM COLONIAL ON A 40' X 100' LOT WITH HARDWOOD FLOORS, FULL ...
Last Updated: September - 19 - 2017

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