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: $570,300

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $570,300 $247,100
Median Single Family Home Value $572,300 $245,400
Median Condo Value $474,000 $268,400
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $478,700 $183,900
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $555,500 $227,200
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $683,500 $345,500
Percent Homes Decreasing 48 2,271,846
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $1,172 $297
Median Sale Price 48 249,700
Property Tax 48 2,271,846
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 48 2,271,846
1-Yr. Change -1.8% 3.9%

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HOMES FOR SALE IN OAKWOOD AND NEW DORP HEIGHTS

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$575,000
Welcome to 1923 N Railroad Ave
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1600
Year Built: 1975
Area: Oakwood
Description: WE OFFER FOR THE 1ST TIME TO THE MARKET, THIS BEAUTIFUL IMMACULATE SINGLE F...
Last Updated: April - 03 - 2020
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$685,000
225 Adelaide Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1568
Year Built: 1965
Area: Oakwood
Description: Welcome to this charming 4 bedroom colonial on an extra large corner lot wi...
Last Updated: April - 02 - 2020
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$645,000
201 Tysens Lane, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1216
Year Built: 1964
Area: Oakwood
Description: This immaculate 1 family semi in the heart of New Dorp Heights is move in r...
Last Updated: March - 26 - 2020
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$514,900
307 Chesterton Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1152
Year Built: 1970
Area: Oakwood
Description: COMPLETELY REDONE ONE FAMILY SEMI ATTACHED COLONIAL. FEATURES 6 ROOMS, THRE...
Last Updated: March - 20 - 2020
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$824,999
23 Chesterton Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2200
Year Built: 1965
Area: Oakwood
Description: Unpack and move right into this beautiful home. Enter into a beautiful over...
Last Updated: March - 19 - 2020
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$639,000
7 Dalton Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 1
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1728
Year Built: 1994
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: Investment property! Well maintained 2 Family semi-attached home located in...
Last Updated: March - 18 - 2020
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$825,000
Welcome to 112 Montreal Ave
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2234
Year Built: 1966
Area: Oakwood
Description: Legal two family home being used as a one family. Renovated with Excellence...
Last Updated: March - 18 - 2020
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$1,200,000
99 Tarring Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 3108
Year Built: 2008
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: Truly outstanding four bedroom Center Hall Colonial in the most beautiful s...
Last Updated: March - 16 - 2020
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$659,000
760 Clawson Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 2
# of Bathrooms: 1
Square Footage: 884
Year Built: 1960
Area: Oakwood
Description: 20013H-PRIME LOCATION - THIS HOME HOLDS HUGE POTENTIAL FOR THE NEW-OWNER 7...
Last Updated: March - 16 - 2020
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$619,000
340 Penn Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 1
Square Footage: 960
Year Built: 1958
Area: Oakwood
Description: This meticulously kept 1 family detached ranch and is move in and ready! 3 ...
Last Updated: March - 15 - 2020
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