The sizable village of Baldwin, New York is located within the town of Hempstead, in Nassau County, on the South Shore of Long Island.
Baldwin boasts many green spaces, including Baldwin Park — which offers basketball, handball, tennis, a spray pool, soccer, and bike paths. Lofts Pond Park features walking trails along the picturesque pond, and well-groomed greenery among its 14 acres. Silver Lake Park is a 9-acre park with walking trails that encircle Silver Lake. It is a popular spot for photographers to shoot wedding photographs.
Children in Baldwin attend the Baldwin Union Free School District. Most children live within walking distance to elementary school. Buses transport older students to Baldwin Middle School and Baldwin Senior High School. The high school was named a Nationally Recognized School of Excellence in 2011. Students are offered advanced placement courses, varsity sports, and a robotics club.
Baldwin, New York is a real piece of Americana that features excellent schools and attractive green spaces. More than 24,000 residents have chosen to call Baldwin their home.