Brightwaters, NY

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640 Vital Statistics. 24 Condition Alerts found.

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Brightwaters Profile


Overview

Brightwaters is a very small coastal village (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,088 people and just one neighborhood, Brightwaters is the 450th largest community in New York.

Brightwaters home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Brightwaters real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Brightwaters is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 87.95% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Brightwaters is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brightwaters who work in sales jobs (15.30%), healthcare (11.64%), and office and administrative support (11.28%).

Also of interest is that Brightwaters has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Brightwaters is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.

Because of many things, Brightwaters 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, Brightwaters really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Brightwaters 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.

Brightwaters is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.

Even though Brightwaters is a smaller village, 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.

Brightwaters Demographics

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Brightwaters, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Brightwaters is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 56.02% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Brightwaters in 2010 was $55,491, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $221,964 for a family of four.

The people who call Brightwaters home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Brightwaters residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Brightwaters include Irish, German, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Brightwaters is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Brightwaters 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Brightwaters 0.101011101001110
New York State 16.04
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Brightwaters 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 10 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

BAY SHORE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Mary G Clarkson School
1415 E 3 Rd Ave
Bay Shore, NY, 11706
KG-02
Fifth Avenue School
217 5 Th Ave
Bay Shore, NY, 11706
KG-02
Brook Avenue Elementary School
45 Brook Ave
Bay Shore, NY, 11706
KG-02
Bay Shore Middle School
393 Brook Ave
Bay Shore, NY, 11706
06-08
Bay Shore Senior High School
155 3 Rd Ave
Bay Shore, NY, 11706
09-12
Gardiner Manor School
125 Wohseepee Dr
Bay Shore, NY, 11706
03-05
South Country School
885 Hampshire Rd
Bay Shore, NY, 11706
03-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.8% 47.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.7% 42.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.0% 5.1%

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