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East Norwich is a community in Nassau County’s Town of Oyster Bay on Long Island, New York. It offers generally quiet neighborhoods with an ample stock of excellent homes in a broad array of architectural styles and a relatively small yet booming commercial center with an assortment of retail stores, restaurants and other businesses.

Local Area Information

East Norwich is an unincorporated neighborhood and census-designated place (CDP) in the Town of Oyster Bay, one of the three townships in Nassau County on Long Island, New York. It is bordered by the hamlets of Oyster Bay and Syosset on the north and south, respectively, as well as the villages of Oyster Bay Cove on the east, Upper Brookville on the northwest and Muttontown on the southwest.

The area takes its name from the city of Norwich in Norfolk County, England. There is no West, North nor South Norwich on Long Island because the “East” was only appended to the name by the Post Office when it was learned that there was already another place also named Norwich, a city in and the county seat of Chenango County in upstate New York.

With a one-square-mile area, East Norwich is one of the relatively smaller neighborhoods in Nassau County, but even smaller is its population. In the 2020 US Census, its population count of 2,792 made it the second least populous among all the CDPs in Oyster Bay Town next to Greenvale, a larger part of which is located in the Town of North Hempstead.

Single-family homes predominantly constitute the residential districts in East Norwich and include 3-bedroom homes or larger, plenty of luxury residences and rental properties. The area also keeps an inventory of fine homes with private pools, first-floor bedrooms and other features and amenities.

The neighborhood has a central business district at and around the intersection of Northern Boulevard and Oyster Bay Road, where most of the shops, dining options and other commercial establishments are located. Much of the community uses the East Norwich, NY 11732 ZIP code, and the rest uses 11771.

East Norwich is approximately 27 miles east of Manhattan, New York City, and served by the Oyster Bay and Port Jefferson Branches of the Long Island Rail Road. Travel time to or from the city by car is about an hour and 12 minutes to an hour and a half via the Long Island Expressway or Northern State Parkway.

General Information

Township: Town of Oyster Bay | Oyster Bay, New York

County: Nassau County

Population: 2,792 (2020)

Classification: Hamlet, CDP

Chamber of Commerce: Oyster Bay – East Norwich Chamber of Commerce

LIRR Train Station/Schedule:
The LIRR serves East Norwich via the Oyster Bay Station.
Travel time to Manhattan, Penn Station is about
1 hour 20 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes.

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Water District
Jericho Water District
Oyster Bay Water District

Gas Company(s)
PSEG Long Island
National Grid

Electric Company(s)
PSEG Long Island

Cable/ Phone/ TV/ Internet Provider(s)
Verizon Fios


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Beaches & Parks

Named the “Best Nature Walk of Long Island” in 2006 by Long Island Press, Muttontown Preserve is a scenic 550-acre park, the largest nature preserve in Nassau County. It is home to a Nature Center, the Chelsea Mansion, which is used for special events, miles of marked hiking trails, and varying species of local wildflower and animal species.

Pine Hollow Club is known for being one of Long Island’s top-notch 18-hole golf courses with luxurious modern amenities while maintaining its historic charm. It also offers eight Har-Tru tennis courts, a fitness center, pool, fine dining experience, and a fabulous venue for special occasions and social events.

The Schools

The Oyster Bay-East Norwich Central School District, which has three public schools, serves the community. James H. Vernon School is located within the neighborhood, while the other two, Theodore Roosevelt Elementary and Oyster Bay High Schools, are in the hamlet of Oyster Bay.


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