Wainscott is a census-designated place (CDP) located in in the Town of East Hampton in Suffolk County, New York, on the South Fork of Long Island. The hamlet was named after Wainscott, Kent, a village north of Maidstone, England, an area immortalized in Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations and from which most of the early settlers of East Hampton came. Facing the Atlantic Ocean to the south, Wainscott has some of the most expensive property in the world. On its west is the village of Sagaponack, and on the east is the village of East Hampton. Other communities that border Wainscott are the CDPs of East Hampton North and Northwest Harbor to the northeast, the village of Sag Harbor to the north, and the CDPs of Noyack and Bridgehampton to the west (north of Sagaponack).
Zip Code: 11975
Area Code: 631