Bayville is a somewhat small coastal village (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New York. With a population of 6,748 people and just one neighborhood, Bayville is the 259th largest community in New York.
Real Estate Prices
Bayville home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Bayville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Bayville is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 87.52% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bayville is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bayville who work in office and administrative support (12.94%), management occupations (12.63%) and teaching (12.60%).
Also of interest is that Bayville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Bayville is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, Bayville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Bayville a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Bayville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Bayville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One of the nice things about Bayville is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
In Bayville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.02 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
In Bayville, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Bayville is a relatively small village. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.