Home to the Shinnecock Indians, Southampton is rich in history with fishing.

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Welcome to Southampton

Southampton settled in 1640 and incorporated as a village in 1894. Home to the Shinnecock Indians, Southampton is rich in history with fishing, farming and duck raising as the predominant industries during the 18th and 19th centuries.

People & Lifestyle

Today, Southampton has become the center of arts and culture in the Hamptons, including a new outpost for Christie’s located at 1 Pond Lane. Phillips took over the historic Southampton Town Hall showcasing exciting curated exhibitions throughout the year.

Dining & Shopping


  • Sant Ambroeus is one of the best restaurants in Southampton. With a warm, elegant atmosphere, this Italian restaurant uses only high-quality ingredients for its dishes making it a solid choice time and time again. In addition to the beautifully reimagined interior, Sant Ambroeus also has outdoor seating.
  • Tutto il Giorno offers delicious authentic Italian dishes in a comfortable yet chic environment. The restaurant was started by two friends in 2008 looking to create a European outdoor dining experience in the Hamptons.
  • The Golden Pear is the perfect place to enjoy a coffee, bagel, or delicious prepared meal. They are always there when you need them.



  • A longstanding staple within Southampton is Hildreth’s Homegoods, a home furnishing store that has been open since 1842. With a wide selection ranging from bedding and bath to outdoor furniture and accessories, Hildreth’s will have something for everyone.
  • If you’re a seaside activity lover, then Sunrise to Sunset Surf Shop is perfect for you. Selling a range of outdoor gear for surfing, swimming, and land-based activities such as skateboarding, Sunrise to Sunset Surf Shop will meet any outdoor activity need.
  • For stylish apparel, shop at Tenet — their selection of women’s and men’s fashion pairs perfectly with the Hamptons’ breezy-yet-sophisticated lifestyle.
  • Discover unique and globally-inspired home decor at Homenature, which takes a simplistic approach to design.
  • Bright, fun, and flattering, Roberta Roller Rabbit boasts seasonal apparel collections for women, kids, and babies.

Things to Do

Southampton has many fun things to do, whether you want to spend a day at the beach or at a local museum. The following places are our top picks:
  • Cooper’s Beach is a quiet beach with on-duty lifeguards, snack vendors, as well as chair and umbrella rentals.
  • Halsey Neck Beach is a scenic escape that perfectly encapsulates the stunning natural beauty of Southampton.



  • Parrish Art Museum is a wonderful art museum with many permanent and rotating exhibits. The museum also hosts many educational and performative events throughout the year, making it a great spot to spend time at.
  • Take a step back through time when you visit the Southampton History Museum. This local fixture celebrates the community by preserving its rich past through a remarkable collection of archived texts, photographs, and historic properties. Open year-round, their seasonal events shouldn’t be missed.
  • The Hauser & Wirth exhibition space on Main Street is a hub for creative thinking and insightful conversations.
  • Tucked inside the historic Southampton Town Hall, Phillips Southampton is a world-class art gallery housing an array of exhibitions, from pop-up fashion collections to modern artworks.


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Southampton Real Estate

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Overview for Southampton, NY

3,301 people live in Southampton, where the median age is 53.1 and the average individual income is $128,283.86. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

53.1 years

Median Age


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Southampton, NY

Southampton has 1,384 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Southampton do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,301 people call Southampton home. The population density is 506.07 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

49.41 / 50.59%

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  • Less Than 9th Grade
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Around Southampton, NY

There's plenty to do around Southampton, 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 The Pike, True East Charters, and Janet Cirrone.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.16 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.98 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.51 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 2.01 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

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