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
2 Beds
2 Baths
1,180 Sqft
1962 Built
Average Home Prices
Low $105k Avg $510k High $899k
Home Price / Sq. Ft
Low $200 Avg $445 High $948

Current Listings in Dongan Hills Above Hylan

Come See This Gorgeous Side Hall Colonial In Th...

REDUCED 10% Photo of Listing #1148495

$899,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 2,323 ft²


50 Raritan Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1148495

Come See This Gorgeous Side Hall Colonial In The Heart Of Dongan Hills. This Bright & Airy Home Offers 4 Bedrooms Plus Bonus Room, 4 Baths, Spacious Eik W/sliders To Large Yard/deck. Gleaming Hardwood Floors, High Hats Galore, Finished Basment W/family Room...

All Brick 2 Family Detached Home In Great Locat...

REDUCED 1% Photo of Listing #1147797

$868,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,084 ft²


180 Jefferson Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1147797

All Brick 2 Family Detached Home In Great Location, Situated On A Large 60x100 Lot. This Home Features A Two-bedroom Apartment On The Main Floor With A Basement Access, And A Two-bedroom Apartment On The Second Floor. Full Finished Basement With 3/4 Bathroo...

Welcome Home To 29 Remsen St. This First Time ...

Photo of Listing #1148737

$818,800 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 864 ft²


29 Remsen St, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1148737

Welcome Home To 29 Remsen St. This First Time Offered Ranch Conveniently Located In Dongan Hills. This Home Hosts 3 Bedrooms, Hardwood Floors Thru Out First Floor, Finished Basement With Bonus Room Being Used As A 4th Bedroom Perfect For Home Office. Resor...

All Brick One Of A Kind Semi On A Lovely Treeli...

Photo of Listing #1148874

$729,999 Acceptance

  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,512 ft²


31 Newberry Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1148874

All Brick One Of A Kind Semi On A Lovely Treelined Street. This Fully Alarmed House Has Been Beautifully Maintained And Is A Must See. Long Driveway Leading To A Pvc Fenced In Yard With A Pool, Composite Deck, And Pavers. Enter The Front Door To A Bright An...