If you’re looking to purchase a Westerleigh home for sale on Staten Island, you’ve chosen an area with beautiful properties, a fascinating history and access to numerous forms of entertainment. Situated in the Northwest part of Staten Island, Westerleigh is an excellent family-friendly community that features scenic tree-lined streets and charming Victorian and Dutch Colonial houses.

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Westerleigh Neighborhood Summary

The Westerleigh neighborhood is vibrant and inviting, boasting a wide array of real estate options. Westerleigh homes for sale primarily include Colonial single-family houses built from the 1920's through to modern day. These houses typically start in the high $300,000's, capping off at a little less than a million dollars.

Staten Island Westerleigh's beautiful properties are a huge draw for potential home buyers, welcoming families of all shapes and sizes. Both historic homes and fresh new construction houses stand side by side, making this one of Staten Island's most visually compelling residential communities.

In addition to traditional single-family homes, Staten Island Westerleigh real estate often offers a number of multi-family opportunities such as Staten Island's traditional 6 over 6 two-family homes. These houses allow home owners to supplement their mortgage with rental income, greatly improving their quality of life.

History of Westerleigh

The Westerleigh community boasts a unique history as a piece of property that was previously owned by a group of prohibitionists. In fact, the neighborhood was originally called Prohibition Park and it still retains several remnants of its historical roots. Many of the streets in the neighborhood are named after influential figures from the prohibition movement, including Neal Dow, Clinton B. Fisk and John G. Woolley.

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Westerleigh's Nearby Neighborhoods

Castleton Corners Clove Lake Graniteville
Port Richmond Royal Oak West Brighton

Westerleigh's Nearby Amenities

In addition to having a rich history, Westerleigh also gives residents access to many forms of entertainment and recreation, starting with the neighborhood’s proximity to a variety of parks. Staten Island is sometimes referred to as the “borough of parks” thanks to its high concentration of green spaces. Westerleigh residents are close to several of these parks, from small green spaces like Westerleigh Park and Northerleigh Park to larger parks like Clove Lakes Park and Silver Lake Park. Residents are also within a short drive of such popular attractions as the Staten Island Zoo, the Snug Island Cultural Center & Botanical Garden and the Alice Austin House Museum and Garden.

Westerleigh Schools

Westerleigh 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.

Transportation in Westerleigh

Thanks to the extensive bus routes on the island and close proximity to the Staten Island Expressway & Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Expressway, Westerleigh residents can easily access different areas of Staten Island. To enjoy a free ferry ride directly into lower Manhattan, residents can travel to the nearby area of St. George, which is at the northeast section of the island. Westerleigh residents also have the option of using any of the express buses that go between Staten Island and Manhattan by way of Brooklyn.

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Westerleigh Real Estate

Average Home Statistics
3 Beds
2 Baths
1,452 Sqft
1948 Built
Average Home Prices
Low $399k Avg $629k High $1.3M
Home Price / Sq. Ft
Low $264 Avg $460 High $786

Current Listings in Westerleigh

Brick True Center Hall Colonial With Custom Kit...

Photo of Listing #1122942

$1,275,988 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,106 ft²


212 College Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1122942

Brick True Center Hall Colonial With Custom Kitchen With Family Room Radiant Heat In Kitchen , Family Room And Master-bath, Large Formal Living Room With Sitting Room Private Dining Room With Office Attached . 2nd Floor : 3/4 Bath And Cedar Closet . Master ...

18568h-6 Over 6, 2 Family, Close To Everywhere,...

Photo of Listing #1122299

$950,000 Active

  • 6 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,496 ft²


105 Houston St, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1122299

18568h-6 Over 6, 2 Family, Close To Everywhere, Large Property, Included Is Another 20x100 Lot On The Right Side Facing The House, Excellent Condition, Finished Basement, Another Entrance.

A Dream Home At A Dream Price. This Home Is Sit...

Photo of Listing #1126476

$949,999 Acceptance

  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,052 ft²


211 Chandler Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1126476

A Dream Home At A Dream Price. This Home Is Situated In Westerleigh, One Of The Most Sought Out Areas In Staten Island. This 2015 Colonial Home Is An Exquisite 4-bedroom, Formal Living Room, Formal Dining Room, Eat-in Kitchen With Sliders To The Yard, Built...

Totally Turn-key Two Family Colonial In The Ult...

Photo of Listing #1125450

$899,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,100 ft²


220 Bryson Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1125450

Totally Turn-key Two Family Colonial In The Ultra-desirable Westerleigh Neighborhood. 1st Level Has Hardwood Floors Throughout. Entry, Living Room, Separate Dining Room. Kitchen With Granite Countertops And Stainless Steel Appliances. 2 Bedrooms And Full Ba...