Most Expensive Harrison Neighborhoods
Harrison is a medium-sized village located in the state of New York. With a population of 28,151 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Harrison is the 54th largest community in New York.
Harrison home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Harrison real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Harrison is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 91.22% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Harrison is a village of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Harrison who work in management occupations (16.57%), sales jobs (14.81%) and office and administrative support (11.68%).
Of important note, Harrison is also a village of artists. Harrison has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Harrison’s character.
In addition, Harrison is a college town. There are a lot of students in Harrison attending college, and as a result Harrison provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
Harrison, while not large, also appears to be attractive to some younger, educated professionals, who help shape the character of the village.
Harrison’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
For the size of the village, public transportation in Harrison is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the train. For Harrison, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
The education level of Harrison ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Harrison, 49.98% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Harrison in 2010 was $61,059, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $244,236 for a family of four. However, Harrison contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Harrison is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Harrison home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Harrison residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Harrison also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.56% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Harrison include Italian, Irish, German, Russian, Polish and English.
In addition, Harrison has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (25.19%).
The languages spoken by people in Harrison are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Harrison is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Italian and Japanese.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||8,299|
|HARRISON HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||55.69%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||44.31%|
|TYPE OF HARRISON HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||58.96%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.26%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||28.50%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||9.19%|
|SIZE OF HARRISON HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||16.71%|
|AGE OF HARRISON HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||8.32%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||20.97%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||45.86%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||24.85%|
|HARRISON REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$858,243|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,219|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $53,000||2.51%|
|$53,001 - $107,000||0.97%|
|$107,001 - $213,000||4.59%|
|$213,001 - $320,000||7.32%|
|$320,001 - $427,000||5.78%|
|$427,001 - $533,000||5.17%|
|$533,001 - $800,000||21.77%|
|$800,001 - $1,067,000||12.84%|
|PEOPLE OF HARRISON||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.13%|
|5 TO 17||18.18%|
|18 TO 24||18.48%|
|25 TO 34||9.62%|
|35 TO 54||26.99%|
|55 TO 64||9.28%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||13.33%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||89.32%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$111,122|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$61,059|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||7.75%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Education (13.80%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.91%)
Information Technology (2.84%)
Public Service (2.79%)
Real estate (2.73%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||3.59%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.14%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||6.79%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.26%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||16.56%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Italian (26.27%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (65.07%)
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