South Beach

The neighborhood of South Beach, located in Staten Island's East Shore, is the perfect place to begin your house hunt if you're looking to live near the shore along with the added convenience of living nearby the Verrazano Bridge for communting. Located straight across the Lower Bay from Hoffman Island, South Beach's bording neighborhoods include Arrochar, Dongan Hills, and Midland Beach.

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South Beach Neighborhood Summary

There are plenty of housing options currently on South Beach's real estate market, from new constructions to older, solidly-built homes. If seaside living combined with the easy convenience of commuting off-island appeals to you, call today for more information about South Beach.

History of South Beach

Once a popular beach vacation destination, South Beach was packed with visitors during the summer who came to the shore not only for the invigorating sea air, but to spend time at the amusement parks, arcades, and fishing piers. The last of the old South Beach amusement parks closed in 2006, but a new weekend amusement park will be opening up during the summer of 2014, which will only serve to increase South Beach's already growing popularity.

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South Beach's Nearby Neighborhoods

Arrochar Dongan Hills Fort Wadsworth 
Midland Beach Old Town

South Beach's Nearby Amenities

Aside from the seaside activities the neighborhood has to offer, such as sunbathing, free concerts, fireworks, and fishing, South Beach is surrounding by a multitude of amenities. The FDR Boardwalk, which runs parallel to the Father Capodanno Boulevard, is a nearly 2 mile-long pathway perfect for running, walking, or biking. There are plenty of businesses along Hylan Boulevard, including restaurants, grocery stores, banks, and pharmacies. There are also public schools that serve the South Beach neighborhood as well as a handful of private schools surrounding neighborhoods. Additionally, the New York Public Library has a branch located in South Beach.

South Beach Schools

South Beach is close to a number of public and private schools for K-12 students, as well as institutes of higher learning, such as Wagner College, St. John's University, and the College of Staten Island. For a map and more detailed information of schools you can find all across Staten Island, please visit our Local Schools page.

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Transportation in South Beach

It takes approximately 5 minutes to drive to the Expressway and the Verrazano Bridge from South Beach via Father Capodanno Boulevard and Lily Pond Avenue. Drivers can also head up Bay Street to the St. George Ferry terminal, where they can park and ride the ferry to Brooklyn. Since the Expressway runs all the way from one end of the island to the other, Jersey commuters won't have any trouble reaching their destinations from South Beach. Local buses serve the community and can take riders to the St. George terminal, and express buses can take them into midtown Manhattan. The nearest train station is in Dongan Hills, South Beach's neighbor to the west.

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South Beach Real Estate

Average Home Statistics
3 Beds
2 Baths
1,380 Sqft
1961 Built
Average Home Prices
Low $260k Avg $576k High $999k
Home Price / Sq. Ft
Low $277 Avg $446 High $942

Current Listings in South Beach

Beautiful 2 Family Side Hall Colonial With 2 St...

Photo of Listing #1135358

$999,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 2,184 ft²

Residential

248 Kensington Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1135358

Beautiful 2 Family Side Hall Colonial With 2 Story Entry. Open Layout, High Ceilings And Circular Staircase. Huge Living Room, Fireplace, Formal Dining Room, Half Bath, Eat In Kitchen With Island And Sliders To Deck And Yard.master Bedroom With Jacuzzi Bath...

This Immaculately Kept Ranch Style Home In The ...

Photo of Listing #1133548

$950,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,008 ft²

Residential

183 Kensington Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1133548

This Immaculately Kept Ranch Style Home In The South Beach Section Of Staten Island Is Truly A Must See! This Open Concept Features 3 Spacious Bedrooms, Master Bedroom With Walk In Closet, 2 Baths, And Full Finished Basement. The Kitchen Has Plenty Of Cabin...

Attention Investors - Great Opportunity To Own ...

Photo of Listing #1135328

$758,888 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,200 ft²

Residential

16 Vulcan St, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1135328

Attention Investors - Great Opportunity To Own This All Brick 2 Family (3 Bedroom Over 2 Bedroom) Home Perfectly Situated Close To Public Transportation And Only Minutes Away From The Verrazano Bridge. Recent Updates Include Tile Flooring, Updated Baths, N...

200558r: Outstanding Opportunity To Own This On...

Photo of Listing #1136096

$699,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,050 ft²

Residential

255 Kensington Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1136096

200558r: Outstanding Opportunity To Own This One Family Side Hall Colonial W/3 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, F/finished Basement Plus Garage. Conveniently Located To Vz Bridge, Beach, X-bus & Shopping. Features Restained Deck, Refinished Hardwood Floors + Interior Fre...