Brightwaters is a village in the southwest part of the Town of Islip in Suffolk County New York. The village contains Wohseepee Park in northern Brightwaters, the Brightwaters canal directly south of Montauk Highway, and four lakes directly north of
Cascades Lake, Mirror Lake, Lagoon Lake and Nosrekca Lake. The village businesses are located at the intersection of Windsor Avenue and Orinocco Drive. (referred to as Brightwaters Village). These geographic features make up the three districts of the village; the Canal District(southern Brightwaters, everything south of Montauk Highway) the Lakes District (central Brightwaters, everything north of the highway of Union Boulevard) and the Wohseepee Park District (northern Brightwaters, everything north of Union Boulevard to Seneca Drive).
Brightwaters residents are served by the Bay Shore School District and have a zip code of 11718 that is distinct from the Bay Shore Postal District (11706). Towers Flowers NY has been serving & delivering to Brightwaters for over 35 years.