Welcome to Orient
ORIENT is the eastern-most hamlet on the North Fork with ferry service to New London, Connecticut. It is connected to East Marion by the “Causeway” containing one of the world’s most stunning views. Long Island Sound is visible to the north and serene Gardiner’s Bay/Peconic Bay to the south. Orient has marinas and restaurants. Orient’s town center contains the post office, gas station and a country store. Its proximity to Greenport provides every day essentials. Orients Village Lane is dotted with one lovely home after another. Orient Point is home to the area’s largest beach, Orient State Park, featuring the most pristine maritime forests on the North Fork. This is a true nature lover’s paradise. Orient residents have the added benefits of low property taxes!
Orient students attend the Oysterpond’s School on the Main Road in Orient. They continue their higher education at Greenport High School.