Most Expensive Jericho Neighborhoods
Jericho is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 13,772 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Jericho is the 142nd largest community in New York.
Jericho home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Jericho real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Jericho is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 93.11% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Jericho is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jericho who work in healthcare (14.01%), management occupations (13.75%) and sales jobs (13.19%).
Also of interest is that Jericho has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Jericho is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Jericho 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 town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Jericho has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Jericho’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Jericho, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.78 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
In Jericho, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Jericho is a relatively small town. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Jericho, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Jericho is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 67.64% 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 Jericho in 2010 was $66,262, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $265,048 for a family of four.
Jericho is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Jericho home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jericho residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Jericho include Italian, Russian, Eastern European, Polish, Irish and German.
In addition, Jericho has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (23.61%).
The languages spoken by people in Jericho 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 Jericho is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean, Chinese, Other Asian languages and Indic languages.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||4,676|
|JERICHO HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||80.23%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||19.77%|
|TYPE OF JERICHO HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||70.53%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||13.85%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||3.89%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||11.73%|
|SIZE OF JERICHO HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||7.65%|
|AGE OF JERICHO HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||3.51%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||24.86%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||69.79%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||1.84%|
|JERICHO REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$721,996|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,032|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||1.08%|
|$54,001 - $107,000||2.77%|
|$107,001 - $214,000||0.34%|
|$214,001 - $321,000||0.87%|
|$321,001 - $428,000||2.32%|
|$428,001 - $535,000||8.47%|
|$535,001 - $803,000||50.94%|
|$803,001 - $1,070,000||27.16%|
|PEOPLE OF JERICHO||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.62%|
|5 TO 17||18.40%|
|18 TO 24||7.71%|
|25 TO 34||7.00%|
|35 TO 54||31.34%|
|55 TO 64||14.47%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||15.46%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||96.04%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$137,463|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$66,262|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||3.44%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (18.13%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (15.32%)
Public Service (4.69%)
Information Technology (2.28%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||2.23%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.30%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.08%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.01%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.32%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||1.55%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Italian (12.16%)
Eastern European (7.05%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (68.63%)
Other Asian languages (3.59%)
Indic languages (3.36%)
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