East Meadow is a hamlet in the town of Hempstead on the western end of Long Island. East Meadow abuts East Garden City and Levittown and is home to Nassau University Medical Center. East Meadow is mostly a mix of residential neighborhoods and commercial businesses. The hamlet also has a variety of outdoor recreational facilities in town, like Eisenhower Park, which features a dozen tennis courts, several baseball fields and walking paths and is larger than Manhattan's Central Park. Next to the park is Eisenhower Golf Course, a public place to hit a few balls. Homes for rent in East Meadow are about 45 minutes from Manhattan by car and a little over an hour by train.
East Meadow is home to many families who want to live right in the heart of everything without dealing with New York City's congestion.