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Mount Sinai is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New York. With a population of 12,195 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Mount Sinai is the 155th largest community in New York.
Mount Sinai home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Mount Sinai real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Mount Sinai is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.35% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Mount Sinai is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Sinai who work in sales jobs (17.43%), office and administrative support (14.12%) and teaching (10.77%).
In addition, Mount Sinai is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
Mount Sinai 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 town’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, Mount Sinai’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One of the nice things about Mount Sinai 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 Mount Sinai is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Mount Sinai, the average commute to work is 34.85 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Even though Mount Sinai is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
The citizens of Mount Sinai are among the most well-educated in the nation: 42.52% of adults in Mount Sinai have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Mount Sinai in 2010 was $45,360, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $181,440 for a family of four.
The people who call Mount Sinai home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Sinai residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Mount Sinai also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.32% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Mount Sinai include Italian, Irish, German, Polish, Russian and English.
The most common language spoken in Mount Sinai is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|MOUNT SINAI INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||4,251|
|MOUNT SINAI HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||93.92%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||6.08%|
|TYPE OF MOUNT SINAI HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||78.69%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||15.13%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||4.53%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||1.65%|
|SIZE OF MOUNT SINAI HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||13.01%|
|AGE OF MOUNT SINAI HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||30.24%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||50.27%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||14.15%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||5.35%|
|MOUNT SINAI REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$487,057|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,228|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||1.97%|
|$54,001 - $107,000||0.72%|
|$107,001 - $214,000||1.20%|
|$214,001 - $321,000||4.85%|
|$321,001 - $428,000||28.20%|
|$428,001 - $535,000||25.92%|
|$535,001 - $803,000||32.62%|
|$803,001 - $1,070,000||3.42%|
|PEOPLE OF MOUNT SINAI||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||8.23%|
|5 TO 17||17.62%|
|18 TO 24||6.68%|
|25 TO 34||8.82%|
|35 TO 54||28.03%|
|55 TO 64||14.26%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||16.37%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||94.14%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$112,470|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$45,360|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||5.94%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Education (17.72%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (6.92%)
Public Service (3.67%)
Information Technology (3.32%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||1.74%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.32%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.29%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.07%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||10.32%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Italian (32.59%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (86.64%)
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