Central Islip is a hamlet in the town of Islip, near the communities of Bohemia and Bay Shore. Central Islip is northward and inland of Islip's downtown and just a 10-minute drive to the beach at Heckscher State Park for a quick and easy cool-down during the summer. Homes for rent in Central Islip are well-organized on safe, spacious suburban streets with recreational and commercial areas in the center of the hamlet. Central Islip is about an hour away from New York City by car and very close to Interstate 495 for easy travel to anywhere on Long Island. Long Island MacArthur Airport is also nearby in Bohemia.
Important Information for Future Renters
Although Central Islip is in a good location for commuters, it also has great recreational opportunities nearby. Gull Haven is a fun nine-hole golf course to hit a few balls around after work in the summer. The rest of the family may enjoy playing catch or another activity at the Central Islip Town Ball Fields or the Central Islip Recreation Village Park. But if you'd all rather watch than play, check out the Long Island Ducks. With the stadium just off Court House Drive in Central Islip, it'll be fun and easy to see the Ducks play all summer long.
Helpful Resources for Residents
Although part of a larger town, Central Islip children don't have to go far to go to school. The Central Islip Public Schools are right in the hamlet.
Because Central Islip is part of Islip, the town's website has helpful forms, links and information that apply to Central Islip residents.
Residents may get their state and national news from the bigger outlets in the city, but when it comes to local news around Islip, Central Islip residents turn to the Islip Bulletin.
Live in Central Islip
Central Islip is a residential hamlet that has the benefit of being part of a larger community, near the ocean and home to the Long Island Ducks!