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92 Apartments for rent in Central Islip, NY

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Last updated June 21 at 10:54am UTC
167 Feller Dr
Central Islip
Central Islip, NY
Updated June 21 at 10:47am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,750
238 Medea Way
Central Islip
Central Islip, NY
Updated June 7 at 5:22am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$2,300
Results within 1 miles of Central Islip, NY
705 Towne House Dr
Islandia
Hauppauge, NY
Updated June 20 at 2:28pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,750
1303 Towne House Vlg Vlg
Islandia
Hauppauge, NY
Updated June 16 at 5:45am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,895
23 Marlo Ln
Hauppauge
Hauppauge, NY
Updated June 14 at 4:38pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,400
1206 Towne House Vlg
Islandia
Hauppauge, NY
Updated May 30 at 7:45am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,950
Results within 5 miles of Central Islip, NY
31 Hiawatha Dr
Brightwaters
Brightwaters, NY
Updated June 21 at 10:54am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,850
7 Nottingham Ct
Nesconset
Nesconset, NY
Updated June 21 at 10:53am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,900
28 Woodland Dr
Smithtown
Smithtown, NY
Updated June 21 at 10:53am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$3,500
1418 Townline Rd
Nesconset
Nesconset, NY
Updated June 21 at 2:54am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,600
25 Stone Gate Ct
Smithtown
Smithtown, NY
Updated June 20 at 11:09pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$3,500
8 Woodland St
Lake Ronkonkoma
Ronkonkoma, NY
Updated June 20 at 11:04pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,700
121 Eastview Rd
Ronkonkoma
Ronkonkoma, NY
Updated June 20 at 2:13am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,700
6 Rose Ct
East Islip
East Islip, NY
Updated June 16 at 9:33pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$3,800
31 Pickwick Dr
Commack
Commack, NY
Updated June 15 at 9:43pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,400
463 Main St
Islip
Islip, NY
Updated June 15 at 2:12am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,975
2554 Sycamore
Ronkonkoma
Ronkonkoma, NY
Updated June 14 at 4:43am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,250
7 Mayfair Gardens
Commack
Commack, NY
Updated June 8 at 10:27pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,930
829 Suffolk Ave
Brentwood
Brentwood, NY
Updated June 8 at 6:19pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,510
44 Douglass St
Brentwood
Brentwood, NY
Updated May 18 at 10:15am UTC
4 Bedrooms
$2,525
24 Holiday Park Dr
Hauppauge
Hauppauge, NY
Updated June 10 at 2:06pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$2,950
City Guide
Central Islip
The Nabes of Central Islip

The biggest beauty of Central Islip, besides the not-too-far-away beaches, of course, is the proximity to big sister New York City. In less than two hours you can be in the heart of the Big Apple mayhem yet paying a rent that would make Manhattanites drool. You’re not going to get off all that easily, Neighborhood Scout says, since you do get a relatively quick 50-mile train ride or highway drive to Broadway plays, cool cafes, and whatever other amenity you want from the Big A.

Town Center: Despite its central-sounding location, this nabe is actually in the northeast corner of Central Islip. The name may instead apply to the bustling nature of the area, which boasts higher rent than more than 82 percent of the areas throughout the entire state.

Joshua Path/Glenmore Avenue: Travel east of Town Center and you find another pretty packed area on the northwest corner of Central Islip. Actually, all of Central Islip is gong to be packed just because, well, its 50 miles from the I-love-NY-crowd. Rents in the Joshua-Glenmore zone are decidedly less expensive than Town Center, and even less expensive than 68 percent of the entire state. Youll find a comingling of a wide range of income status.

Ferndale Avenue/Banana Street: Head south out of the Joshua zone and you’ll find, yes, Banana Street. While its unclear if the Banana Street name draws people to this zone, it is clear that vacancies in this area are typically pretty lean. Vacancy rates for rental property have dipped down to fewer than 2 percent and the costs are higher than nearly 97 percent of the other nabes in New York. The Banana Street area is apparently delicious for many.

Irving Street/Carleton Avenue: Remember the term yuppies? Well, plenty of them live here. This smallish west-central area contains a high percentage of young, upwardly mobile singles. Despite the upwardly mobile status, the rates on rental homes and two bedroom apartments in the area are generally not as upward-reaching as other areas, only more expensive than about 41 percent across the state.

Bishop McGann Drive/Carleton Avenue: As evidenced by sharing the border of Carleton Avenue, the Bishop McGann area is not far from the Irving Street crowd. Renting an apartment in this south-central area of Central Islip isnt that far off, either.

Nicoll Avenue/Messina Street: This east-central area of Central Islip boasts older and well-established buildings and a middle-upper income sector. With loads of homes built in the stretch between 1940 and 1969, you may find a tidbit of a historical feel, although rent prices are pretty modern. Its still one of the less expensive zones of Central Islip.

Connequot Avenue/Windsor Place: With a strange shape that includes a sweet little Florida-looking peninsula, living in the Connequot Avenue area may saddle you with an equally strange voting district. The area makes up the southeastern side of Central Islip and comes with rents that are higher than about 67 percent of the rest of the state. You’ll also get that historic feel you enjoyed around the Nicoll Avenue zone.

Life in Central Islip

Get used to strange politics, not only due to the odd peninsula shape of the Connequot Avenue area but due to all the equally odd designations kicking around. You’re sure to get a crash course on townships versus cities and all that other jargon. Remember, youll be living in a hamlet, which sounds like a place that should be small and sweet -- although Central Islip is not all that small. Size-wise, City-Data says the hamlet only covers a shade more than 7 square miles, but youll be cozy with your neighbors since the area packs in about 4,700 people per single square mile. That’s still a load of breathing room compared to your Manhattan pals, and dont forget your beaches and the savings on the rent!