Once you take in the beauty of Rossville in the spring you'll have a hard time not moving to the area right away. This small section of Staten Island is known for its beautiful blooming pear trees and diverse living establishments despite the relatively small size of the community. The local real estate includes detached homes, semi-detached houses, a couple sets of condominium townhomes and older-style colonials on the side streets. The local realty is nice, but affordable. The single commercial street has restaurants and some shops for conveniently meeting immediate shopping needs. It's a calm section of Staten Island to live in and it's affordable. The median family income in the area is just a bit over $60,000. Young families are drawn to the area because of its beauty and because of Rossville real estate prices.