Commack, NY (Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct)




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About Commack, NY (Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct median real estate price is $442,472, which is more expensive than 58.2% of the neighborhoods in New York and 84.0% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct is currently , based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis.

Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Commack, New York.

Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

In Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct, the current vacancy rate is 2.4%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 90.6% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

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: Real Estate

Most neighborhoods have a mixture of ages of homes in them, from new to old, but this neighborhood stands out due to its concentration of residential real estate built in one time frame: from 1940 through 1969, generally considered older, well-established homes. This was a busy time in America for home construction. After the end of World War II, as GIs came home, bought newly built homes on the edges of cities with the help of the GI Bill, and began their families. This housing era generally coincides with the 'Baby Boom' generation (1945 - 1964), and many baby boomers grew up in homes built in this era. But what is so interesting about the Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct neighborhood, is that an incredible 98.7% of the homes here were built in this era. So when you walk its streets or drive through, this neighborhood has a look and feel that harkens to that era in American life, a very important slice of Americana.

In addition, owner-occupied real estate dominates the Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct neighborhood. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout research, the percentage of residential real estate occupied by its owner is higher here than in 99.7% of neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct neighborhood has more Italian and Irish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 36.9% of this neighborhood's residents have Italian ancestry and 31.8% have Irish ancestry.

Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.7% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Hebrew at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.4% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

If you come to know the people here, you will recognize that you're in the company of one of the wealthiest communities in the nation. In fact, a mere 3.0% of America's neighborhoods are wealthier than the Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct neighborhood. Real estate here is exceedingly well-maintained, and similarly, tends to maintain its value over time. The cars driven are mostly luxury brands like Mercedes, Audi, BMW, and Lexus. If the public schools aren't up to snuff, the residents of this neighborhood preferentially send their children to private preparatory schools. Vacation to Disney? Yes, but equally popular are summers in Europe.

In addition, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct is among the best neighborhoods for families in New York. In fact, this neighborhood is more family-friendly than 97.0% of neighborhoods in the entire state of New York. Its combination of top public schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives this area the look and feel of a "Leave It to Beaver" episode. Many other families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong sense of community. In addition, the high number of college-educated parents influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct neighborhood. In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for urban sophisticates, highly educated executives and first-time home buyers.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct neighborhood in Commack are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 97.0% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 4.7% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 78.5% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct neighborhood, 52.8% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 19.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (15.5%), and 11.0% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct neighborhood in Commack, NY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (36.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (31.8%), and residents who report German roots (18.9%), and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (8.2%), along with some Russian ancestry residents (6.9%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct neighborhood is English, spoken by 93.2% of households. Some people also speak Chinese (2.1%).

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (38.5% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (87.6%) 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 (7.4%) . 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 Crime Data

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Commack 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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Jericho Tpke / Walter Ct 0.101011101001110
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New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 15 Condition Alerts found.

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COMMACK 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
Indian Hollow School
151 Kings Park Rd
Commack, NY, 11725
KG-02
Rolling Hills School
25 Mcculloch Dr
Dix Hills, NY, 11746
KG-02
Sawmill Intermediate School
103 New Hwy
Commack, NY, 11725
03-05
Burr Intermediate School
Burr Rd
Commack, NY, 11725
03-05
Commack High School
1 Scholar Ln
Commack, NY, 11725
09-12
Commack Middle School
700 Vanderbilt Pky
Commack, NY, 11725
06-08
North Ridge School
300 Townline Rd
Commack, NY, 11725
KG-02
Wood Park School
15 New Hwy
Commack, NY, 11725
KG-02

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HAUPPAUGE 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)

Discipline District State
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
Forest Brook Elementary School
299 Lilac Ln
Smithtown, NY, 11787
KG-05
Bretton Woods Elementary School
1 Club Ln
Hauppauge, NY, 11788
KG-05
Hauppauge High School
500 Lincoln Blvd
Hauppauge, NY, 11788
09-12
Hauppauge Middle School
600 Town Line Rd
Hauppauge, NY, 11788
06-08
Pines Elementary School
22 Holly Dr
Smithtown, NY, 11787
KG-05

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