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Rockville Centre homes are part of an incorporated village in the town of Hempstead. Located on the South Shore of Long Island, residents of Rockville Centre live in wonderful homes with access to top-rated schools, great shopping and dining, fun recreation, and more. Rockville Centre homes for sale are popular for families, which has created a strong sense of community throughout the town.
Rockville Centre real estate is made up of mainly single-family homes, though there are also condos and townhomes available for lower-maintenance lifestyles. You have a choice of many architectural designs, including Victorian, Tudor, and colonial. Many homes for sale in Rockville Centre were built in the early 1900s on tree-lined streets. The price range is higher than in neighboring areas, but there are moderately priced homes to be found as well.
Residents of Rockville Centre homes have access to a variety of recreational activities. The Parks & Recreation Department organizes programs for children and adults, including athletics, crafts, summer camps, birthday parties, and more. Mill River Complex Park has fields for soccer and baseball, a playground, picnic area, and tennis courts.
There are a total of 140 acres dedicated to parkland in Rockville Centre, making it easy to get away to stunning outdoor scenery. Lido Beach and Jones Beach are only a short drive away. To practice your swing, check out Rockville Links Club, a membership-based golf course. To catch the latest blockbusters, visit AMC Fantasy 5.
Shopping and dining near Rockville Centre homes includes retailers and restaurants to suit many tastes. A number of service shops, boutiques, and national retailers can be found just a short drive away. Roosevelt Field Mall, in nearby Garden City, has everything for the serious shopper: department stores, upscale fashion brands, Disney Store, and there is even a movie theater to relax for a few hours. The town is known for its vibrant nightlife scene, with a whole host of pubs, bars, and restaurants to explore. For sweet treats, cafes and ice cream shops can be found in abundance.
Travel in and out of Rockville Centre is simplified by Sunrise Highway, which offers easy access to the surrounding areas. The bus system offers public transportation. Commuters also have an easy route to New York City. Residents of Rockville Centre are served by Rockville Centre Union-Free School District. A portion of town is served by the Oceanside Union-Free School District. For alternative education, The Saint Agnes Cathedral school spans students from Kindergarten to eighth grade. Molloy College provides higher education.