🇺🇸 Oceanside is a hamlet and place located in the southern part of the town of Hempstead, Nassau County, New York. The Town was built over swampland spanning from the early 1900s to the late 1970s. Most of the town before this, was a small sea port near the more established villages of Rockville Centre, Baldwin, and East Rockaway.
Oceanside has a population of over 32,109 people. Oceanside also forms part of the wider Hempstead metropolitan area which has a population of over 759,757 people. Oceanside is situated 8 km south of Hempstead.