About Dongan Hills Staten Island NY
The neighborhood of Dongan Hills is located on the East Shore of Staten Island NY. The “hills” part of Dongan Hills refer to part of Todt Hill, a unique geological feature of Staten Island NY.
The neighborhood of Dongan Hills Staten Island used to be dominated by small single-family homes, and by the Berry Homes public housing development. After the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge opened in 1964, many more people populated Dongan Hills and indeed, more two-family homes were built.
**According to city-data.com, Dongan Hills is 1.847 sq mi in area, and contains 13,929 of Staten Island‘s residents. The average value of a detached home in 2009 was $446,257, compared to the median for Staten Island NY of $485,523. Average family size is 3.2 people, compared to the Staten Island median of 3.3 people. Dongan Hills has fewer people born outside of NY State at 3.8%, compared to the Staten Island NY median of 6.0%.
For more information about Dongan Hills Staten Island NY, please contact Neuhaus Realty.
Recently Sold in Dongan Hills Staten Island NY
Sales Associate Stephanie Sentina of Neuhaus Realty recently sold a lovely one-family semi-attached home in the Dongan Hills neighborhood of Staten Island NY, the part of the neighborhood below Hylan Blvd. This mint-condition brick/stucco colonial style home features 3 bedrooms, 3 total baths, a fully finished basement and built-in garage on a scenic tree-lined street. The first level featuree a combination living room/dining room, large eat-in kitchen, and half bath. The second level features the master bedroom/bathroom suite with jacuzzi and walk-in closet, as well as two more bedrooms and an additional bathroom.