Staten Island is the least populated borough of New York City and Dongan Hills-Below Hylan is one of the nicest sections of the island to live comfortably. It doesn't matter if you have a family or not. Dongan Hills-Below Hylan has a mix of single-family homes and larger units with apartments or condos for those trying to live simply. The area is marked by more affordable rental prices and increased renter satisfaction overall. Staten Island is known for its natural beauty and rich variety of amenities with more personal space for everyone. Get your family started the right way with a classy piece of realty in this area, or at the very least look around the community to see if it fits your needs. You might be surprised at how nice it is and could just come across your ideal city escape along the way.