Nesconset, NY

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Living in Nesconset

Nesconset is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 13,207 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Nesconset is the 145th largest community in New York.

Nesconset home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Nesconset real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Nesconset is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.47% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Nesconset is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Nesconset who work in management occupations (16.21%), business and financial occupations (11.76%), and office and administrative support (10.58%).

Of important note, Nesconset is also a town of artists. Nesconset has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Nesconset’s character.

Also of interest is that Nesconset has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Nesconset 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, Nesconset’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

In Nesconset, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.15 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.

Even though Nesconset 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.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Nesconset, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Nesconset is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 51.97% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Nesconset in 2018 was $50,390, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $201,560 for a family of four.

Nesconset is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Nesconset home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Nesconset residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Nesconset include Italian, Irish, German, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Nesconset is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.