Nestled on the waterfront of Long Island’s North Shore, Huntington is a community with deep history, scenic beauty and a great quality of life. The Township of Huntington, with its beautiful beaches and waterways, intimate villages and thriving business community, is home to over 200,000 people. With its vast array of shopping, restaurants, galleries, museums and entertainment, Huntington has it all giving this suburb an urban feel. Huntington enjoys five harbors bordering the north shore of the Town: Cold Spring Harbor, Lloyd Harbor, Huntington, Centerport, and Northport harbors. With its coves and bays there are a total of nine beaches maintained by the Town. The Town has also put into operation three marinas for the use of residents. These facilities, along with boat ramp, municipal golf courses and parks, provide a great quality of life for Huntington residents.
There are four incorporated Villages in the Town: Northport, Asharoken, Lloyd Harbor, and Huntington Bay. In addition there are several prominent unincorporated areas in the Town including Cold Spring Harbor, Elwood, Huntington, Huntington Station, South Huntington, Melville, East Northport, Halesite, Dix Hills, Centerport, Greenlawn, and Fort Salonga.