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Lindenhurst is a medium-sized coastal village (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New York. With a population of 27,321 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Lindenhurst is the 56th largest community in New York.
Housing costs in Lindenhurst are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New York.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lindenhurst is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lindenhurst is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lindenhurst who work in office and administrative support (17.69%), sales jobs (12.24%) and management occupations (7.65%).
One of the nice things about Lindenhurst is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
One downside of living in Lindenhurst, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.11 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.
For the size of the village, public transportation in Lindenhurst is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the train. For Lindenhurst, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
The population of Lindenhurst overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Lindenhurst, 23.88% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Lindenhurst in 2010 was $33,254, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $133,016 for a family of four. However, Lindenhurst contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lindenhurst home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lindenhurst residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Lindenhurst also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.15% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lindenhurst include Italian, Irish, German, Polish and English.
In addition, Lindenhurst has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.51%).
The languages spoken by people in Lindenhurst are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Lindenhurst is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Polish and Italian.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||9,012|
|LINDENHURST HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||79.01%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||20.99%|
|TYPE OF LINDENHURST HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||76.40%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||2.14%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||18.09%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||3.21%|
|SIZE OF LINDENHURST HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||8.80%|
|AGE OF LINDENHURST HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||6.01%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||12.21%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||67.17%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||14.61%|
|LINDENHURST REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$377,852|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,709|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||3.07%|
|$54,001 - $107,000||0.88%|
|$107,001 - $214,000||1.73%|
|$214,001 - $321,000||19.49%|
|$321,001 - $428,000||52.72%|
|$428,001 - $535,000||16.01%|
|$535,001 - $803,000||4.84%|
|$803,001 - $1,070,000||0.27%|
|PEOPLE OF LINDENHURST||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||3.59%|
|5 TO 17||15.82%|
|18 TO 24||10.00%|
|25 TO 34||12.16%|
|35 TO 54||31.69%|
|55 TO 64||13.46%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||13.28%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||89.76%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$84,414|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$33,254|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||5.33%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Retail (15.84%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (5.62%)
Public Service (4.54%)
Information Technology (2.63%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||1.76%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||2.79%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.13%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||13.15%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Italian (33.55%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (79.14%)
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