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: $516,800

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $516,800 $216,000
Median Single Family Home Value $517,900 $215,000
Percent Homes Decreasing 5.9% 21.9%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $386 $133
Median Sale Price 45 238,800
Property Tax $3,556 $2,147
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 2.3% 2.9%
1-Yr. Change 11.2% 8.1%

Walk Score

HOMES FOR SALE IN OAKWOOD AND NEW DORP HEIGHTS

23 matches found

$698,000
286 Oak Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Open House (07/21/2018 - 12:00 pm)
Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 960
Year Built: 1955
Area: Oakwood
Description: H-18472 LOCACTION, LOCATION, LOCATION! BROADSIDE BRICK FRONT RANCH ON LOVE...
Last Updated: July - 19 - 2018
$658,000
20 Acorn Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1606
Year Built: 1930
Area: Oakwood
Description: Beautiful original Tudor in Oakwood. Nice street close to all transportatio...
Last Updated: July - 19 - 2018
$599,000
62 Windemere Road, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Open House (07/22/2018 - 2:00 pm)
Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1368
Year Built: 1965
Area: Oakwood
Description: LOCATION!LOCATION!OVER SIZED 18 FOOT SEMI IN THE HEART OD OAKWOOD, LARGE LI...
Last Updated: July - 19 - 2018
$1,230,000
222 Guyon Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 5
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 4130
Year Built: 1895
Area: Oakwood
Description: A RARE OPPORTUNITY TO OWN THIS SPACIOUS 3400 SQ FT ''VICTORIAN'' GEM. RELAX...
Last Updated: July - 18 - 2018
$640,000
2 Clarence Place, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1800
Year Built: 1960
Area: Oakwood
Description: THIS COZY LITTLE RANCH IS SET ON A BEAUTIFUL WELL MAINTAINED CORNER LOT AND...
Last Updated: July - 17 - 2018
$548,888
30 Eva Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1873
Year Built: 1965
Area: Oakwood
Description: SPACIOUS HIGH RANCH BEING SOLD AS IS. OWNER WANTS TO MAKE A DEAL. 4 BEDROOM...
Last Updated: July - 16 - 2018
$549,000
493 Medina Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1816
Year Built: 1996
Area: Oakwood
Description: Located on a private dead end street conveniently right off Hylan Blvd., th...
Last Updated: July - 16 - 2018
$549,000
105 Cranford Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1280
Year Built: 1970
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: 1st time offered, Large multi-level semi detached home in the Heart of Oakw...
Last Updated: July - 15 - 2018
$549,000
Updated with Siding,Windows....in 2015 new Baths & kitchen
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1152
Year Built: 1963
Area: Oakwood
Description: 18096R: Beautiful 1 Family Home w/3 Bedrooms,2 NEWER Bathrooms, New Cement ...
Last Updated: July - 13 - 2018
$615,000
118 E Broadway, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1600
Year Built: 1965
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: 18453H-THIS LARGE SEMI IS IN THE MOST DESIRABLE AREA OAKWOOD HTS - FEATURES...
Last Updated: July - 11 - 2018

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