Most Expensive Oceanside Neighborhoods
Oceanside is a medium-sized coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New York. With a population of 32,556 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Oceanside is the 37th largest community in New York.
Oceanside home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Oceanside real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Oceanside is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.64% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Oceanside is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oceanside who work in office and administrative support (15.46%), sales jobs (14.01%) and teaching (10.77%).
Also of interest is that Oceanside has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Oceanside is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Oceanside a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Oceanside has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Oceanside’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Oceanside is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
In Oceanside, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.96 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.
For the size of the town, public transportation in Oceanside is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the train. For Oceanside, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
Oceanside is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 44.57% of adults in Oceanside have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Oceanside in 2010 was $41,920, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $167,680 for a family of four.
The people who call Oceanside home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Oceanside residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Oceanside include Italian, Irish, German, Russian, Polish and English.
The languages spoken by people in Oceanside 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 Oceanside is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Italian and Russian.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||10,743|
|OCEANSIDE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||87.46%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||12.54%|
|TYPE OF OCEANSIDE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||82.56%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||2.84%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||7.69%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||6.52%|
|SIZE OF OCEANSIDE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||6.56%|
|AGE OF OCEANSIDE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||2.32%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||14.95%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||64.14%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||18.58%|
|OCEANSIDE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$469,132|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,765|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||2.88%|
|$54,001 - $107,000||0.77%|
|$107,001 - $214,000||1.33%|
|$214,001 - $321,000||4.95%|
|$321,001 - $428,000||25.99%|
|$428,001 - $535,000||37.70%|
|$535,001 - $803,000||23.99%|
|$803,001 - $1,070,000||1.98%|
|PEOPLE OF OCEANSIDE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.56%|
|5 TO 17||15.22%|
|18 TO 24||8.58%|
|25 TO 34||10.31%|
|35 TO 54||28.88%|
|55 TO 64||15.81%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||16.65%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||93.83%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$97,922|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$41,920|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||3.78%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Education (15.91%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.98%)
Public Service (6.23%)
Information Technology (3.41%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.62%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.19%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||2.24%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.01%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||9.26%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Italian (29.43%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (83.97%)
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