Dongan Hills Above Hylan

Located in Staten Island's East Shore, Dongan Hills above Hylan is part of the triad of neighborhoods that comprise Dongan Hills, along with the Dongan Hills Colony and Dongan Hills below Hylan. As the name implies, the neighborhood is situated between Richmond Road and Hylan Boulevard. The small, quiet neighborhood harkens back to a time when you could stroll among tree-lined streets and see neat lawns outlined with white picket fences. 

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Dongan Hills Above Hylan Community Summary

With access to train stations as well as the East Shore's main arterial streets, Dongan Hills above Hylan is an ideal neighborhood for commuters.

Currently, a wide variety of homes are for sale in Dongan Hills above Hylan, ranging from luxurious to more modest and affordable. As those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of Manhattan and Brooklyn discover quaint neighborhoods like Dongan Hills, properties values will continue to rise. Get in on the ground floor and call today for more information.


Dongan Hills started as an enclave for post-WWII single family residences and bordered by the neighborhoods of Todt Hill, New Dorp, Midland Beach, and Dongan Hill below Hylan. The neighborhood is becoming increasingly popular with former Brooklyn and Manhattan residents searching for quiet streets and affordable properties along with easy access to the city. While real estate prices in the exclusive hilltop Dongan Hills Colony might be too much for the average homebuyers, that doesn't mean househunters can't enjoy the neighborhood in one of the area's more affordable homes above or below Hylan Boulevard.

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Nearby Neighborhoods

Dongan Hills Colony Dongan Hills Above Hylan Boulevard Dongan Hills Below Hylan Boulevard

Nearby Amenities

The neighborhood is outlined by Richmond Road and Hylan Avenue, with N. Railroad Avenue bisecting the area nearly down the middle. All three major roadways are populated with plenty of amenities for residents to utilitze. Restaurants, shops, grocery stores, yoga studios, and houses of worship are within just a block or two of residential streets. The Dongan Hills branch of the New York Public Library is easily accessible by foot from almost anywhere in the neighborhood, and there are both public and private Catholic schools nearby. The Staten Island University Hospital and Ocean Breeze Park are located in South Beach, Dongan Hills' eastern bordering neighbor.


Dongan Hills Above Hylan is close to a number of public and private schools for K-12 students, as well as an institute of higher learning - Empire State College. For a map, more detailed information, and reviews of schools you can find all across Staten Island, please visit our Local Schools page.

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The Dongan Hills train station makes it easy for those using public transportation to get on and off the island for work or pleasure, and car commuters can hop on the Staten Island Expressway to the Verrazano Bridge to NYC, or take it west to New Jersey. Local and express buses stop along Richmond Road and Hylan Avenue. No matter your destination, Dongan Hills isn't far away.

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Dongan Hills Above Hylan Real Estate

Average Home Statistics
3 Beds
3 Baths
1,692 Sqft
1971 Built
Average Home Prices
Low $118k Avg $682k High $1.2M
Home Price / Sq. Ft
Low $209 Avg $413 High $833

Current Listings in Dongan Hills Above Hylan

A Beautiful New Construction 6/6 With A Fully F...

Photo of Listing #1130471

$1,249,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,916 ft²


284 Alter Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1130471

A Beautiful New Construction 6/6 With A Fully Finished Basement, Each Unit Has Its Own Laundry Room And Utility Room. 3 Bed Each With 1 Full Bath, One 3/4 Bath, And Half Bathroom, Hardwood Floors, Custom Kitchen With Granite Counter Tops, Stainless Steel Ap...

2 Story Brick Front Stucco Sides. Custom Home/ ...

Photo of Listing #1135439

$1,200,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,800 ft²


164 Buel Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1135439

2 Story Brick Front Stucco Sides. Custom Home/ 1 Owner. 3 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, Finished Basement, Eik, Lr, Dr, Den, Breakfast Room. Hardwood Floors, Cherry And Oak. Radiant Heat Under Tile, 1 Car Garage, Hot Water Heat, 3ac Units. Paved Yard And Front. Heated...

Charming Villa On 8000 Sq. Ft. (80x100) Grounds...

REDUCED 8% Photo of Listing #1133884

$1,195,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,050 ft²


1807 Richmond Rd, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1133884

Charming Villa On 8000 Sq. Ft. (80x100) Grounds, Completely Rebuilt, Full Stone, Granite & Stucco Exterior, Extraordinarily Unique, If You're Looking For Truly One Of A Kind, This Is It! Convenient To All Locations. This Single-family Home Is Located At The...

New 6 Over 6 Two Family Detached With Detached ...

REDUCED 8% Photo of Listing #1129783

$1,100,000 Active

  • 6 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 2,548 ft²


244 Raritan Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1129783

New 6 Over 6 Two Family Detached With Detached Garage With Full Brick Front In Prime Dongan Hills Area! 2548 Sq.ft. House, 3822 Sq.ft. With The Basement Included. Total 6 Bedrooms And 5 Baths. Ceiling Heights: 9 Foot On The 1st And 2nd Floors And 8' In Bsmt...