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Lynbrook is a medium-sized village located in the state of New York. With a population of 19,558 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Lynbrook is the 89th largest community in New York. Lynbrook has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Housing costs in Lynbrook 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.
Lynbrook is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 89.29% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lynbrook is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lynbrook who work in office and administrative support (17.51%), management occupations (12.61%) and teaching (11.12%).
Also of interest is that Lynbrook has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Lynbrook is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Lynbrook’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Lynbrook, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.85 minutes every day commuting to work. It is, however, a pedestrian-friendly village. Many of its neighborhoods are dense enough and have amenities close enough together that people find it feasible to get around on foot. In addition, 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.
Despite being a small village, Lynbrook has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
The education level of Lynbrook citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 39.98% of adults in Lynbrook have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lynbrook in 2010 was $39,059, 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 $156,236 for a family of four.
Lynbrook is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Lynbrook home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lynbrook residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Lynbrook also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.85% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lynbrook include Italian, Irish, German, Polish, English and Greek.
In addition, Lynbrook has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.79%).
The languages spoken by people in Lynbrook 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 Lynbrook is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Polish and Italian.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||7,201|
|LYNBROOK HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||73.04%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||26.96%|
|TYPE OF LYNBROOK HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||57.13%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||2.01%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||19.88%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||20.97%|
|SIZE OF LYNBROOK HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||6.09%|
|AGE OF LYNBROOK HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||6.15%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||10.65%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||39.39%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||43.80%|
|LYNBROOK REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$440,453|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,955|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||1.79%|
|$54,001 - $107,000||0.34%|
|$107,001 - $214,000||4.65%|
|$214,001 - $321,000||10.79%|
|$321,001 - $428,000||30.41%|
|$428,001 - $535,000||32.46%|
|$535,001 - $803,000||18.29%|
|$803,001 - $1,070,000||1.05%|
|PEOPLE OF LYNBROOK||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||3.86%|
|5 TO 17||17.21%|
|18 TO 24||8.41%|
|25 TO 34||9.51%|
|35 TO 54||32.39%|
|55 TO 64||11.65%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||16.97%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||92.66%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$87,712|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$39,059|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||6.37%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Education (17.50%)
Public Service (8.38%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (5.87%)
Information Technology (5.31%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||3.48%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||2.26%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.39%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||13.85%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Italian (30.72%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (76.56%)
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