From the bustling of commuters at the St George ferry terminal in the North, to the tranquility of Conference House Park in Tottenville to the south, every town in Staten Island has its own unique qualities.
Considering Staten Island is only 58 square miles you may find it interesting that according to the MLS Staten Island contains 71 different towns. When deciding what town is best for you here are some things to consider:
- Commuting: Do you use public transportation, The SI Ferry, SI Rapid Transit, or maybe an Express Bus? Each of these are accessible from different towns on Staten Island.
- Schools: You may want to research specific programs that different schools offer and consider towns zoned for specific schools that may fit your family’s needs.
- Shopping: Some towns are within walking distance to stores others may require a drive.
- Family: Do you have family on Staten Island already and do you want to live nearby or may further away?
Considering all of the above and many other things, consult with a knowledgeable Realtor in the area that can help you choose which areas work best for you.
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