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Laid-back lifestyle at “The End”

Renowned for its rugged coastline, pristine beaches, and laid-back atmosphere, Montauk is situated at the easternmost point of the Hamptons, offering a unique blend of natural beauty and coastal charm. At the heart of Montauk is its stunning coastline, which stretches for miles along the Atlantic Ocean and Block Island Sound and boasts picturesque beaches—including the legendary Ditch Plains Beach, favored by surfers. Montauk's rugged landscape is dotted with rolling dunes, scenic cliffs, and historic landmarks—including the Montauk Point Lighthouse. Reflecting the hamlet’s growing status as a hip Hamptons destination, Montauk properties range from cozy cottages to bohemian beach houses, and modern farmhouses to traditional oceanfront estates. With its captivating, rugged beauty and laid-back beach town vibe, Montauk offers a more low-key lifestyle than hamlets to the west and is an ideal location for outdoor aficionados and beach lovers.

• Beach town charm
• Surfing mecca
• Historic landmarks
• Ocean and Bay beaches
• Preserved parkland and trails
• Dining and shopping
• Nightlife
• Fishing
• Boating & watersports
• Excellent schools

I’ve called the Hamptons home for more than two decades and I have a deep knowledge of and connection to its distinctive coastal communities. As a seasoned real estate agent in the Hamptons, I’m passionate about helping my clients to find their own dream homes in Montauk and the surrounding East End hamlets. Whether you’re looking to buy, rent, or invest on the South Fork of Long Island, contact me today to make your real estate dreams a reality.

Overview for Montauk, NY

4,272 people live in Montauk, where the median age is 51.8 and the average individual income is $76,857. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

51.8 years

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Around Montauk, NY

There's plenty to do around Montauk, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Bennett Shellfish, Bambi's Cafe, and Adios Fishing Charter.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.94 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.92 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.86 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.79 miles 23 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.77 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.4 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Montauk, NY

Montauk has 1,571 households, with an average household size of 2.65. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Montauk do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,272 people call Montauk home. The population density is 231.04 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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Median Age

56.13 / 43.87%

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Schools in Montauk, NY

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The following schools are within or nearby Montauk. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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PreK - 8th

Property Listings

Work With Bill

Whether it's knowledge about individual neighborhoods, schools, shopping, beach permits, building codes or where to go for approvals—I help my clients expertly navigate the region, even if they’ve lived here before. My clients are comfortable seeking my knowledge about any aspect of living in the Hamptons, not just real estate.

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