Welcome to Hicksville, the HUB of Long Island. Our area is sought after for many reasons. Among the most popular are easy commute to the city and our famous express trains running from the Hicksville terminal of the Long Island Railroad. There are many wonderful residential neighborhoods with spacious 3 & 4 bedroom homes in a variety of styles. Many homes have access to natural gas for cooking and heating which is popular with many of our residents. In addition, our property taxes are among the most reasonable on the Island.
Hicksville is a neighborhood within the town of Oyster Bay in Long Island, New York with a population of approximately 41,500 residents as of the 2010 census. The town was bought by Valentine Hicks, grandson of the famous abolitionist and Quaker preacher Elias Hicks, in 1834. Valentine was the president of the Long Island Railroad and turned the village into a station stop for the railroad in 1837. Eventually, the city turned into a successful New York suburb during the building boom following World War II.
Hicksville is a part of the Hicksville School District, which has 7 public elementary schools (Burns Avenue School, Dutch Lane School, East Street School, Fork Lane School, Lee Avenue School, Old Country Road School, Woodland School), 1 public middle school (Hicksville middle school), and 1 public high school (Hicksville High School). Hicksville also has several private schools to choose from. The private schools are: Trinity Lutheran School, Our Lady of Mercy School, Holy Family School and Holy Trinity Diocesan High School.
Donovan Brothers Realty is proud to be located in Hicksville! We have been helping Homeowners & Home Buyers with their real estate needs in the Hicksville area for the last 30 years. Let our team of local real estate experts help you search for your next dream home in Hicksville today. Please feel free to browse all the listings on our site and give us a call with any questions or to get the process started!
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