Blauvelt is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 5,828 people and just one neighborhood, Blauvelt is the 287th largest community in New York.
Real Estate Prices
Blauvelt home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Blauvelt real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Blauvelt is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.74% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Blauvelt is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Blauvelt who work in teaching (14.59%), office and administrative support (12.78%) and management occupations (11.85%).
Also of interest is that Blauvelt has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Blauvelt is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Blauvelt really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Blauvelt perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Even though Blauvelt is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.