Most Expensive Massapequa Park Neighborhoods
Massapequa Park 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 17,206 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Massapequa Park is the 111th largest community in New York.
Massapequa Park home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Massapequa Park real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Massapequa Park is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 86.20% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Massapequa Park is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Massapequa Park who work in office and administrative support (17.77%), management occupations (10.59%) and teaching (10.29%).
Also of interest is that Massapequa Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Massapequa Park is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Massapequa Park 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 village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Massapequa Park has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Massapequa Park’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One of the nice things about Massapequa Park 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.
In Massapequa Park, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.83 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
In Massapequa Park, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Massapequa Park is a relatively small village. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The population of Massapequa Park is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 37.18% of adults in Massapequa Park have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Massapequa Park in 2010 was $41,088, 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 $164,352 for a family of four.
The people who call Massapequa Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Massapequa Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Massapequa Park include Italian, Irish, German, Polish, English and Greek.
The most common language spoken in Massapequa Park is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|MASSAPEQUA PARK INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||5,479|
|MASSAPEQUA PARK HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||97.17%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||2.84%|
|TYPE OF MASSAPEQUA PARK HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||93.48%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.05%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||1.21%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||1.23%|
|SIZE OF MASSAPEQUA PARK HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||9.06%|
|AGE OF MASSAPEQUA PARK HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||1.80%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||6.45%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||88.38%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||3.37%|
|MASSAPEQUA PARK REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$478,656|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,010|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||2.14%|
|$54,001 - $107,000||0.30%|
|$107,001 - $214,000||0.06%|
|$214,001 - $321,000||2.83%|
|$321,001 - $428,000||24.17%|
|$428,001 - $535,000||45.23%|
|$535,001 - $803,000||20.23%|
|$803,001 - $1,070,000||3.70%|
|PEOPLE OF MASSAPEQUA PARK||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.37%|
|5 TO 17||18.49%|
|18 TO 24||8.20%|
|25 TO 34||9.62%|
|35 TO 54||30.44%|
|55 TO 64||12.36%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||15.52%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||96.96%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$114,574|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$41,088|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||2.14%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Education (14.36%)
Public Service (8.49%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (8.04%)
Information Technology (4.35%)
Real estate (2.63%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.28%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.16%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||0.90%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||6.58%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Italian (44.38%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (92.40%)
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