Massapequa Park, NY (Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd)




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About Massapequa Park, NY (Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd median real estate price is $565,009, which is more expensive than 70.2% of the neighborhoods in New York and 89.0% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd is currently $2,095, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 83.3% of the neighborhoods in New York.

Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Massapequa Park, New York. This is a coastal neighborhood (i.e., is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet).

Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

In Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd, the current vacancy rate is 2.0%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 92.4% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Massapequa Park, the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Do you like a coastal setting? If so, this neighborhood may be to your liking. The Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet. Often such coastal places have amenities and recreational activities on the waterfront that are attractive to residents and visitors alike. In addition to being coastal, Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd is a very nautical neighborhood, meaning that it is somewhat historic, walkable, densely populated and on the water. This gives the neighborhood a very nautical feel, with some seaside and shipping feel, which some may really enjoy the sights and sounds of.

In addition, real estate in the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood is almost exclusively owner-occupied. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher rate of owner-occupied housing than is found in 99.2% of U.S. neighborhoods. If you are seeking to rent, this neighborhood may not have many options, but high rates of ownership often indicate stability in a neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood has more Italian and Irish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 44.9% of this neighborhood's residents have Italian ancestry and 30.4% have Irish ancestry.

Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Italian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.4% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Length of Commute

Whether walking, biking, riding, or driving, the length of one's commute is an important factor for one's quality of life. The Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis. Long commutes can be brutal. They take time, money, and energy, leaving less of you for yourself and your family. The residents of the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood unfortunately have the distinction of having, on average, a longer commute than most any neighborhood in America. 11.6% of commuters here travel more than one hour just one-way to work. That is more than two hours per day. This percentage with two-hour + round-trip commutes is higher than NeighborhoodScout found in 98.3% of all neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Car Ownership

We Americans love our cars. Not only are they a necessity for most Americans due to the shape of our neighborhoods and the distances between where we live, work, shop, and go to school, but we also fancy them. As a result, most households in America have one, two, or three cars. But NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis shows that the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood has a highly unusual pattern of car ownership. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 22.8% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 97.3% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability

The freedom of moving to new places versus the comfort of home. How much and how often people move not only can create diverse and worldly neighborhoods, but simultaneously it can produce a loss of intimacy with one's surroundings and a lack of connectedness to one's neighbors. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research has identified this neighborhood as unique with regard to the transience of its populace. More residents of the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood live here today that also were living in this same neighborhood five years ago than is found in 96.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. This neighborhood is really made up of people who know each other, don't move often, and have lived here in this very neighborhood for quite a while.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood, 16.8% of people ride the train to work each day. This is a very high percentage compared to most places. In fact, NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this is a higher level of train ridership than in 95.9% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

Wealth makes most things in life easier, and a few things harder. If you are wealthy and enjoy keeping up with the Jones', this neighborhood will interest you. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout's research, the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood is wealthier than 95.1% of the neighborhoods in the United States. Residents here are truly in a unique situation even when compared to other Americans, based on the sheer amount of wealth concentrated here. Even in times of economic downturn, residents of this neighborhood, as a group, suffered less and recovered more quickly. This is indeed a stand-out characteristic of this neighborhood.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood in Massapequa Park are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 95.1% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 4.9% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 77.8% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood, 45.1% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 25.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (15.3%), and 14.3% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood in Massapequa Park, NY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (44.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (30.4%), and residents who report German roots (14.6%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (5.9%), along with some Polish ancestry residents (4.5%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood is English, spoken by 90.9% of households. Some people also speak Italian (2.5%).

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Sunrise Hwy / Park Blvd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (28.2% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans. However, there is also a significant group of residents (11.6%) who commute over an hour in each direction.

Here most residents (76.6%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also take the train to get to work (16.8%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Massapequa Park 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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Massapequa Park 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Birch Lane Elementary School
41 Birch Ln
Massapequa Park, NY, 11762
KG-06
Berner Middle School
50 Carman Mill Rd
Massapequa, NY, 11758
07-08
Mckenna Elementary School
210 Spruce St
Massapequa Park, NY, 11762
KG-06
East Lake Elementary School
154 E Lake Ave
Massapequa Park, NY, 11762
KG-06
Lockhart Elementary School
199 Pittsburg Ave
Massapequa, NY, 11758
KG-06
Massapequa High School
4925 Merrick Rd
Massapequa, NY, 11758
10-12
Unqua Elementary School
350 Unqua Rd
Massapequa, NY, 11758
KG-06
Mhs Ames Campus
198 Baltimore Ave
Massapequa, NY, 11758
09-09
Fairfield Elementary School
330 Massapequa Ave
Massapequa, NY, 11758
KG-06

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