New Hyde Park, NY (Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd)




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About New Hyde Park, NY (Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd median real estate price is $604,248, which is more expensive than 75.3% of the neighborhoods in New York and 91.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd is currently , based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis.

Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in New Hyde Park, New York.

Jericho Tpke / Leonard 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 small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Real estate vacancies in Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd are 7.3%, which is lower than one will find in 60.8% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

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 New Hyde Park, the Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood has more Croatian and Italian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.6% of this neighborhood's residents have Croatian ancestry and 28.1% have Italian ancestry.

Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Gujarati, which is native to the Indian state of Gujarat, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.3% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Most neighborhoods have a mixture of ages of homes in them, from new to old, but this neighborhood stands out due to its concentration of residential real estate built in one time frame: from 1940 through 1969, generally considered older, well-established homes. This was a busy time in America for home construction. After the end of World War II, as GIs came home, bought newly built homes on the edges of cities with the help of the GI Bill, and began their families. This housing era generally coincides with the 'Baby Boom' generation (1945 - 1964), and many baby boomers grew up in homes built in this era. But what is so interesting about the Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood, is that an incredible 91.8% of the homes here were built in this era. So when you walk its streets or drive through, this neighborhood has a look and feel that harkens to that era in American life, a very important slice of Americana.

In addition, the Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood has earned the amazing distinction of having one of the highest rates of detached, single-family homes of any neighborhood in the U.S. With 99.4% of the residential real estate here made up of free-standing single-family homes, there is a greater proportion of single-family homes here than in 98.9% of all neighborhoods in America.

Furthermore, real estate in the Jericho Tpke / Leonard 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 97.2% 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: People

According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd is among the best neighborhoods for families in New York. In fact, this neighborhood is more family-friendly than 98.3% of neighborhoods in the entire state of New York. Its combination of top public schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives this area the look and feel of a "Leave It to Beaver" episode. Many other families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong sense of community. In addition, the high number of college-educated parents influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood. In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for urban sophisticates and highly educated executives.

In addition, 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 Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood is wealthier than 95.3% 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.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

If you like to ride the train to work, this neighborhood may be for you. NeighborhoodScout's research revealed that 16.8% of the Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood's commuters ride the train to and from work each day, which is more than we found in 95.8% of America's neighborhoods.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood in New Hyde 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 95.3% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 7.1% 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 71.7% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood, 48.3% 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 18.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (16.6%), and 16.3% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood in New Hyde Park, NY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (28.1%). There are also a number of people of Asian ancestry (24.2%), and residents who report Irish roots (17.7%), and some of the residents are also of German ancestry (7.2%), along with some South American ancestry residents (6.5%), among others. In addition, 23.9% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood is English, spoken by 68.5% of households. Other important languages spoken here include South Asian languages, Spanish, Chinese and Italian.

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Jericho Tpke / Leonard Blvd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (30.9% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (74.2%) 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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New Hyde Park 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80

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New York State 16.04

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New Hyde Park 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

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SEWANHAKA CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
H Frank Carey High School
230 Poppy Ave
Franklin Square, NY, 11010
07-12
Elmont Memorial High School
555 Ridge Rd
Elmont, NY, 11003
07-12
Floral Park Memorial High School
210 Locust St
Floral Park, NY, 11001
07-12
New Hyde Park Memorial High School
500 Leonard Blvd
New Hyde Park, NY, 11040
07-12
Sewanhaka High School
500 Tulip Ave
Floral Park, NY, 11001
07-12

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HERRICKS UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Center Street School
240 Center St
Williston Park, NY, 11596
KG-05
Denton Avenue School
1050 Denton Ave
New Hyde Park, NY, 11040
KG-05
Herricks High School
100 Shelter Rock Rd
New Hyde Park, NY, 11040
08-12
Searingtown School
106 Beverly Dr
Albertson, NY, 11507
KG-05
Herricks Middle School
7 Hilldale Rd
Albertson, NY, 11507
06-10

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NEW HYDE PARK-GARDEN CITY PARK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Hillside Grade School
150 W Maple Dr
New Hyde Park, NY, 11040
KG-06
Garden City Park School
51 Central Ave
Garden City Park, NY, 11040
KG-06
New Hyde Park Road School
300 New Hyde Park Rd
New Hyde Park, NY, 11040
KG-06
Manor Oaks William Bowie School
1950 Hillside Ave
New Hyde Park, NY, 11040
KG-06

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