Centereach is a suburban community in Suffolk County with a little over 30,000 residents. It is a working-class area that is located directly in the center of Long Island — hence, the name, Centereach. Though its total area is only 8.7 square miles, Centereach is full of beautiful homes for sale.
Compared to the rest of New York, Centereach has more of a small-town feel to it, making it a quaint, yet homey place to live and start a family. The average household income for a family is $92,178, the average household size is 3.27, and the average family size is 3.49. The racial makeup is 80.89% White, 14.08% Hispanic or Latino of any race, 4.98% African-American, 0.18% Native American, 2.17% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 1.36% from other races, and 1.42% from two or more races.
Tiki Action Park is a popular gaming and entertainment center in located in Centereach, making it an especially great place to host children's birthday parties, graduations, and other special family events. The town also has several great pubs and restaurants, as well as a public library.
Every September, Centereach hosts a street fair that attracts people from all over Suffolk County. This street fair consists of street vendors, performances, live music, raffles, food drives, and tons of kids' activities. It is fun for the whole family, with free admission for everyone.
Centereach is also a great point for exploring the rest of Long Island. This beautiful part of New York offers a large array of attractions, both indoor and outdoor. You can choose to spend the day at the beach, explore one of the many parks Long Island has to offer, such as Eisenhower Park, or you could visit the famous amusement park, Adventureland.
Other attractions include the Westbury Gardens, the Long Island Aquarium, and the Hither Hills State Park. Centereach is the perfect place to explore Long Island's attractions, yet it also offers a respite from the large tourist crowds Long Island typically draws in.
Centereach is comprised of four great schools, including the Middle Country Central School District, Centereach High School, Dawnwood Middle School, and Three Village Central School District.
As of 2009, the median home price in Centereach was $335,000. There are hundreds of listings for homes for sale in Centereach on zillow.com and other popular sites, where you can search real estate for sale in this cozy, family-friendly city. Scroll down to check out some of the latest houses for sale in Centereach, NY!
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