Overview

The Village of Hempstead, New York is an urban and unbelievably convenient location.  The walkable town, adjacent to Garden City, features several LIRR stations, top employers, Roosevelt Field Mall and tons of dining and entertainment options.  Rockville Centre, Mineola, Westbury, Jones Beach and several other great Long Island locations are neary.  Hempstead’s proximity to Adelphi University and Hofstra University brings an ecclectic vibe to the area.


What to See

Three LIRR stations: Country Life Press, Hempstead, and Garden City
Less than one hour to Manhattan via Penn Station
Shopping and restaurant options along Franklin Avenue and at Roosevelt Field Mall
Close to Jones Beach, South Shore Beaches, and MacArthur Airport
Easy access to both LaGuardia- LGA and JFK Airports
Near major employers, including: North Shore-LIJ Health Systems, Cablevision, Hofstra University, Verizon, Winthrop Nassau University Health System, National Grid and Canon USA


What to Do

Gateway Playhouse
Gloria Eve Performing Arts Foundation
Lowes Raceway Theater
MC Roosevelt Field
Nassau Coliseum
Nikon Theater at Jones Beach
Theatre at Westbury
The Paramount Theater
Tilles Center for the Performing Arts
Westbury Music Fair

Where to Shop

Lord & Taylor
Mall at The Source
Roosevelt Field Mall
Sugar Plum
Tanger Outlets
Target
The Americana
The Gallery at Westbury Plaza
Westbury Plaza


Local Businesses, Restaurants & Employers


Where to Eat

7th Street Cafe
Garden City Bistro
Grand Lux Cafe
Grimadli’s Pizzeria
Novita
Ruth Chris Steak House
Sushi Ya Japanese Restaurant
The Burger Spot
Walk Street
Waterzooi Belgian Bistro

Transportation

All Island Taxi
Country Life Press LIRR Station
Enterprise rental car
Garden City LIRR Station
Greyhound buses
Hempstead Transit Center
JFK Airport
LaGuardia Airport
Long Island MacArthur Airport

Employers

Stony Brook University
North Shore – LIJ Health System Foundation
North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset
Verizon Communications
Hofstra University
JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Places to Live Near Hempstead