Amityville, NY (Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd)




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About Amityville, NY (Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd median real estate price is $252,275, which is more expensive than 37.2% of the neighborhoods in New York and 64.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd is currently $1,974, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 79.4% of the neighborhoods in New York.

Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Amityville, New York.

Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 20.6%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 86.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods dominated by new construction that is not yet occupied. But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd neighborhood has more Dominican and Haitian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 17.5% of this neighborhood's residents have Dominican ancestry and 19.5% have Haitian ancestry.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd neighborhood in Amityville are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 72.9% of the neighborhoods in America. With 20.0% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 56.6% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd neighborhood, 32.5% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 28.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (24.0%), and 14.8% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd neighborhood in Amityville, NY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Haitian (19.5%). There are also a number of people of Dominican ancestry (17.5%), and residents who report Sub-Saharan African roots (2.2%), and some of the residents are also of African ancestry (2.2%), along with some French ancestry residents (2.1%), among others. In addition, 28.4% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 62.4% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (31.6%).

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Sunrise Hwy / Great Neck Rd neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (40.6% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (76.6%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (9.2%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Amityville 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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New York State 16.04
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Amityville 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 12 Condition Alerts found.

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COPIAGUE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Copiague Middle School
2650 Great Neck Rd
Copiague, NY, 11726
06-08
Deauville Gardens East Elementary School
100 Deauville Blvd
Copiague, NY, 11726
KG-05
Great Neck Road Elementary School
1400 Great Neck Rd
Copiague, NY, 11726
KG-05
Susan E Wiley School
Scudder Ave
Copiague, NY, 11726
KG-05
Deauville Gardens West Elementary School
100 Deauville Blvd
Copiague, NY, 11726
KG-05
Walter G O'connell Copiague High School
1100 Dixon Ave
Copiague, NY, 11726
09-12

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AMITYVILLE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Park Avenue School
140 Park Ave
Amityville, NY, 11701
02-09
Amityville Memorial High School
250 Merrick Rd
Amityville, NY, 11701
09-12
Northeast School
420 Albany Ave
Amityville, NY, 11701
PK-02
Northwest Elementary School
450 County Line Rd
Amityville, NY, 11701
01-03
Edmund W Miles Middle School
501 Rt 110
Amityville, NY, 11701
07-09

School District Enrollment By Group

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