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Uniondale is a hamlet located in the Town of Hempstead, Nassau County, on Long Island, New York. It is primarily a suburban area with a mix of residential and commercial properties as well as a number of parks and recreational areas. It is known for its diverse community, easy access to transportation and proximity to New York City.

Local Area Information

Uniondale is an unincorporated area and census-designated place (CDP) in the Town of Hempstead, Nassau County, on Long Island, New York. It shares land borders with the villages of Garden City and Hempstead on the west, Salisbury, East Meadow and North Merrick on the east as well as Baldwin and Roosevelt on the south. It is bordered on the north by Carle Place and the village of Westbury, which are both in the Town of North Hempstead.

The original section in the south is in the Uniondale, NY 11553 ZIP code except the businesses at RXR Plaza, which is in the 11556 ZIP code. Between the 2010 and 2020 US Censuses, the community’s territory expanded with the addition of the former East Garden City CDP, which is in multiple ZIP codes and now constitutes its northern segment.

Uniondale is a great place to find single-family homes, from luxury houses with private pools to more modest 4-bedroom homes. Many of the homes offer one or more bedrooms on the first floor, making them ideal for families with older or physically challenged members. There are also a few vacant lots, which are perfect for those who want to build their dream home from the ground up or for developers looking to build new constructions. The area also offers opportunities for mother-daughter homes and accessory apartments.

For those looking for a more maintenance-free lifestyle, there are several multifamily housing sites in the neighborhood. Some of these are gated communities, such as The Brix apartments and the 55+ community of Sutton Landing, which offers 1- and 2-bedroom rentals. There are also condos and townhouses, like the 41 or so units at Stratford Farms. These communities are perfect for those who want to enjoy all the perks of living in Uniondale without the responsibilities of maintaining a home.

Located around 23 miles east of Manhattan, New York City, Uniondale is the perfect place for those who want to enjoy the best of both worlds. With easy access to the city and all the amenities of Long Island, it is a great place to call home.

General Information

Township: Town of Hempstead | Hempstead, New York

County: Nassau County

Population: 32,473 (2020)

Classification: Hamlet, CDP

Chamber of Commerce: Uniondale Chamber of Commerce

LIRR Train Station/Schedule:
The LIRR serves Uniondale via the Hempstead Station.
Travel time to Manhattan, Penn Station is about
54 minutes to 1 hour 6 minutes.

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Water District
Town of Hempstead Water Department: Uniondale Water District

Gas Company(s)
PSEG Long Island
National Grid

Electric Company(s)
PSEG Long Island

Cable/ Phone/ TV/ Internet Provider(s)


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Beaches & Parks

The Mitchel Athletic Complex is a 49-acre Nassau County recreational complex with facilities such as a nine-lane track and field stadium with an oval and playing fields for softball, baseball, football, lacrosse and soccer. It also hosts different local athletic events for high school and collegiate levels, along with local sports leagues.

Three of Hempstead Town’s recreational parks are located in the community: Bernard Brown, Cedar Street and Uniondale Avenue Parks. Amenities include a handball/paddleball court and spray pool at Bernard Brown, football field at Cedar and tennis court at Uniondale Avenue Park. There are baseball/softball fields at both Bernard and Cedar, basketball courts at Bernard and Uniondale Avenue as well as volleyball courts and picnic tables at Cedar and Uniondale Avenue Parks. All three parks have a children’s playground.

The Hempstead Plains Education Center is a 19-acre historic nature preserve. Besides the native plants and wildlife, its attractions include interpretative trails that weave through a prairie, a children’s nature play garden and a visitor center.

The Schools

The Uniondale Union Free School District, which has nine public schools, serves the hamlet. Six of the district schools are located in the neighborhood, Lawrence Road Middle School is in Hempstead Village, while Grand Avenue Elementary and Uniondale Pre-K Schools are in Baldwin.

Other learning institutions in Uniondale include Hofstra University’s north campus and part of its south campus, Kellenberg Memorial High School and St. Martin de Porres Marianist School.


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