A sleepy community on the North Fork of Long Island, East Marion is a place for water lovers.
People flock to the area for its peaceful residential districts and great housing options. The landscape is diverse, with vast farmland and lavender fields backing up to quiet blocks of houses with generous lots. The real estate market in East Marion is a mix of single-family homes, from ranches and Colonials to Cape Cod style homes and historic buildings dating back to the nineteenth century. A scattering of condos and seasonal housing also dots the landscape. A place for tourism, East Marion boasts a string of inns and bed and breakfasts.
East Marion is a prime destination for outdoor recreation. A string of bays and inlets are perfect for fishing, while spots like the Ruth Olivia Preserve at Dam Pond feature scenic nature trails for hiking. Head to Truman’s Beach to swim and kayak or check out Orient Beach State Park for summertime fun like surfing, sunbathing, and picnicking.