North Shore, New York, NY

North Shore Neighborhood Guide New York, NY

About

North Shore is a vibrant neighborhood located in the borough of Staten Island, New York, known for its diverse population and cultural vibrancy. The area is the site of the St. George Ferry Terminal, providing regular ferry service to Manhattan. Along the waterfront, the Richmond County Bank Ballpark and St. George Theatre are popular spots. Bay Street, the main thoroughfare, offers a variety of dining and shopping options.

What You Will Love about North Shore, New York, New York

  • The eclectic mix of cultural influences reflected in the local food, arts, and events.
  • Convenient ferry access to Manhattan from the St. George Ferry Terminal.
  • The stunning waterfront views and vibrant atmosphere at the Richmond County Bank Ballpark.
  • A variety of dining and shopping options on Bay Street.

What’s Nearby

North Shore is the closest neighborhood to Downtown Manhattan via ferry. It's also nearby the Staten Island Museum and the Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden, a notable city park replete with cultural institutions, Victorian-era architecture, and beautiful gardens.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in North Shore is a unique blend of suburban tranquility and urban excitement. Residents enjoy easy access to Manhattan while also benefiting from the rich cultural diversity, recreational opportunities, and community spirit of their own neighborhood.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 426 restaurants, 102 grocery stores, and 60 parks within a mile of the North Shore neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    One Stop African Carribean Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    1062 Castleton Ave

  • GROCERY
    G & G Italian Meat MKT

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    1365 Forest Ave

  • GROCERY
    Big Time Produce

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Fruit and Vegetable Store, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    1361 Forest Ave

  • SERVICES
    Stop & Shop

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store, Travel and Transportation, Fuel Station

    0.6 miles

    1351 Forest Ave

  • GROCERY
    Key Food Fresh

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    331 Port Richmond Ave

  • GROCERY
    Key Food Stores Co-Op

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    331 Port Richmond Ave

North Shore Apartments and Rentals

133 Rental properties in North Shore, New York, NY.

  • 33 East 17th Street property

    $1,975

    33 East 17th Street

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1040 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 27 Washington Parkway property

    $2,340

    27 Washington Parkway

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    1306 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 80 Bay Street Landing #4K property

    $2,950

    80 Bay Street Landing #4K

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    1300 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 101 Townsend Ave property

    $3,000

    101 Townsend Ave

    4 Beds • 2 Baths

    1 Unit Available

  • 16 Broad St #2 property

    $2,600

    16 Broad St #2

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

  • 477 St Marks Pl #202 property

    $2,000

    477 St Marks Pl #202

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
5.3%
3.1%
utilities
6.2%
2.8%
food
0.7%
0.9%
transportation
5.3%
8.1%
healthcare
3.7%
3.5%

North Shore Demographics

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North Shore Reviews

people smiling
  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 21 of 24 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 20 of 24 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 20 of 24 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 18 of 24 renters

  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 17 of 24 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 16 of 24 renters

North Shore Transportation

walk bike and transit

Somewhat Walkable

61/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Somewhat Bikeable

49/100
Bike Score®

Good Transit

64/100
6 bus stops, 1 train stop, 8 other stops

MTA Bus - Broadway & Forest Av

Bus Stop

Forest Ave

MTA Castleton Bus Depot

Bus Stop

1375 Castleton Ave

Mta Bus - Post Av & Decker Av

Other

970 Post Ave

Source: foursquare.com

North Shore Schools

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