Ridge is a hamlet and census-designated location in Suffolk County, N.Y. It's near places like Manorville, Middle Island and Rocky Point on Long Island. Like its surrounding towns, villages and hamlets, Ridge has gorgeous scenery and plenty of green space, as well as access to all the businesses and services that those looking for homes for rent need from a new hometown. And, as part of the Longwood Central School District, it's the perfect place to raise a family and get your kids a great education.
Facts About Suffolk County, N.Y.
The earliest settlers of Suffolk County named it after the English county that they came from.
Suffolk County is the largest county on Long Island and one of the wealthiest counties in New York state.
The county is surrounded by four bodies of water, including the Long Island Sound, the Peconic Bay, the Great South Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
There are 10 towns in Suffolk County, as well as Long Island's only Native American reservations, the Shinnecock reservation in Southampton village, Tuckahoe and Shinnecock Hills, and the Poospatuck reservation in Brookhaven.
Helpful Resources for Renters New to Ridge
The Longwood Central School District, based in Middle Island, has a comprehensive website that has everything parents and students need to get up to speed on the award-winning schools in the area.
Newsday covers everything related to Long Island, from breaking news to local events and sports. It has a whole page dedicated to Ridge.
The Suffolk County Government has a useful page that's full of helpful links that new residents will need, including department information, online bill paying and application services, directions for how to accomplish county-related tasks, and all kinds of business information.