Nesconset, NY


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Nesconset is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 13,460 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 86.01% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Nesconset is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Nesconset who work in management occupations (13.24%), office and administrative support (12.28%), and sales jobs (10.62%).

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.

One downside of living in Nesconset, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.56 minutes every day commuting to work. However, 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.

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.

The citizens of Nesconset are among the most well-educated in the nation: 43.22% of adults in Nesconset 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 Nesconset in 2010 was $44,487, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $177,948 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 Irish, German, English, and Polish.

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