Fishkill NY a commuter location in Dutchess County
Fishkill is a charming town located in Southern Dutchess County and is a popular community with commuters. Fishkill is made up of the Town and the Village of Fishkill. It covers about 32 square miles and is home to about 22,00. The village covers less than .9 square mile with population under 2000, however the main street is a hub of activities. Named for the Dutch word for stream, the term “kill” is found a lot at the end of several neighboring towns.
Fishkill NY Real Estate
Because many were priced out of communities further south but still needed to commute to work in Westchester and Manhattan, the Fishkill real estate market has really expanded. This is one of the Dutchess County town where you will find many new subdivisions, luxury homes, luxury townhouses and 55+ communities and new construction by a National Home Builder continued even when the market had slowed down.
If you are presently in the market for a real estate in Fishkill , or considering a move there, use the search tool below to get familiar with the type of properties available.
Fishkill Homes for Sale
In 2016 144 single family homes sold in Fishkill and 2 in the Village.
Fishkill Average Sale Price $294,899.00
Fishkill Median Sale Price $269,950.00
Total $ Sales Volume $42,465,456.00
Village of Fishkill Average Sale Price $333,500.00
Village of Fishkill Median Sale Price $333,500.00
Total $ Sales Volume $667,000.00
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Fishkill NY Area Information
In Fishkill you will find many small shops, and larger stores such as as Walmart. There are many fine restaurants, especially on Main Street in the Village.
Because of the location to major highways some of the major employers in Dutchess County are located there. I84 a major route is just minutes away.
There are many activities available in Fishkill, golfing, a water park (Splash Down Beach), you could even catch a minor league baseball game at the Dutchess Stadium. For additional cultural activities Poughkeepsie is just a short drive away.