Port Jefferson, NY

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Port Jefferson Profile


Overview

Port Jefferson is a somewhat small coastal village (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New York. With a population of 7,842 people and just one neighborhood, Port Jefferson is the 228th largest community in New York.

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

Occupations and Workforce

Port Jefferson is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 93.37% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Port Jefferson is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Port Jefferson who work in teaching (15.31%), healthcare (13.42%), and management occupations (11.90%).


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Port Jefferson 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.

One of the nice things about Port Jefferson 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.

In Port Jefferson, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Port Jefferson is a relatively small village. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.

Port Jefferson Demographics

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Port Jefferson. 61.31% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Port Jefferson in 2010 was $55,294, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $221,176 for a family of four. However, Port Jefferson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Port Jefferson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Port Jefferson, NY HOMES

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TYPE OF Port Jefferson, NY HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Port Jefferson 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Port Jefferson 0.101011101001110
New York State 16.04

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

65 Vital Statistics. 21 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

THREE VILLAGE CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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
William Sidney Mount School
50 Dean Ln
Stony Brook, NY, 11790
KG-06
Ward Melville Senior High School
380 Old Town Rd
East Setauket, NY, 11733
09-12
Setauket Elementary School
134 Main St
Setauket, NY, 11733
KG-06
Robert Cushman Murphy Junior High School
351 Oxhead Rd
Stony Brook, NY, 11790
07-09
Paul J Gelinas Junior High School
25 Mud Rd
Setauket, NY, 11733
07-09
Nassakeag Elementary School
490 Pond Path
East Setauket, NY, 11733
KG-06
Minnesauke Elementary School
21 Highgate Dr
East Setauket, NY, 11733
KG-06
Arrowhead Elementary School
62 Arrowhead Ln
East Setauket, NY, 11733
KG-07

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
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Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.0% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 44.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.6%

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BROOKHAVEN-COMSEWOGUE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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
Terryville Road School
401 Terryville Rd
Port Jefferson Sta, NY, 11776
03-05
Norwood Avenue School
290 Norwood Ave
Port Jefferson Sta, NY, 11776
KG-03
John F Kennedy Middle School
200 Jayne Blvd
Port Jefferson Sta, NY, 11776
06-08
Comsewogue High School
565 Bicycle Path
Port Jefferson Sta, NY, 11776
08-12
Clinton Avenue School
140 Clinton Ave
Port Jefferson Sta, NY, 11776
KG-02
Boyle Road Elementary School
424 Boyle Rd
Port Jefferson Sta, NY, 11776
03-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.4% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.2% 44.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.2% 5.6%

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PORT JEFFERSON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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
Port Jefferson Elementary School
500 Scraggy Hill Rd
Port Jefferson, NY, 11777
PK-05
Earl L Vandermeulen High School
350 Old Post Rd
Port Jefferson, NY, 11777
09-12
Port Jefferson Middle School
350 Old Post Rd
Port Jefferson, NY, 11777
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.4% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.6% 44.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.8% 5.6%

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