Roosevelt, NY (Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave)




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About Roosevelt, NY (Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave median real estate price is $301,555, which is more expensive than 41.7% of the neighborhoods in New York and 70.8% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave is currently $2,332, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 88.3% of the neighborhoods in New York.

Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Roosevelt, New York.

Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave 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 Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave 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 Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave are 6.0%, which is lower than one will find in 69.4% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave 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

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave neighborhood has more Jamaican and Haitian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 10.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Jamaican ancestry and 4.2% have Haitian ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Our research revealed that more commuters here take the bus to work (16.3% ride the bus) than 95.4% of all American neighborhoods. If you like the idea of leaving your car and home and hopping the bus to work, this might be a good neighborhood for you to consider.


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 Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave neighborhood in Roosevelt are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 68.2% of the neighborhoods in America. With 36.1% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 79.3% of U.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 Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave neighborhood, 39.5% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 24.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (18.6%), and 17.6% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave neighborhood in Roosevelt, NY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Jamaican (10.3%). There are also a number of people of Haitian ancestry (4.2%), and residents who report Dominican roots (3.9%), and some of the residents are also of Sub-Saharan African ancestry (2.6%), along with some African ancestry residents (2.6%), among others. In addition, 36.1% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave neighborhood is English, spoken by 58.7% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (37.8%).

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (30.4% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (52.5%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (19.9%) and 16.3% of residents also ride the bus for their daily commute. 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 Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave 0.101011101001110
Roosevelt 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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Babylon Tpke / Gormley Ave 0.101011101001110
Roosevelt 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

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FREEPORT 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
Columbus Avenue School
150 N Columbus Ave
Freeport, NY, 11520
KG-KG
Caroline G Atkinson School
58 W Seaman Ave
Freeport, NY, 11520
05-07
Archer Street School
255 Archer St
Freeport, NY, 11520
KG-04
Bayview Avenue School
325 W Merrick Rd
Freeport, NY, 11520
KG-04
Freeport High School
50 S Brookside Ave
Freeport, NY, 11520
09-12
John W Dodd Middle School
25 Pine St
Freeport, NY, 11520
07-08
Leo F Giblyn School
450 S Ocean Ave
Freeport, NY, 11520
KG-04
New Visions Elementary School
80 Raynor St
Freeport, NY, 11520
KG-04

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BELLMORE-MERRICK CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

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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
Merrick Avenue Middle School
1870 Merrick Ave
Merrick, NY, 11566
07-08
Sanford H Calhoun High School
1786 State St
Merrick, NY, 11566
09-12
Grand Avenue Middle School
2301 Grand Ave
Bellmore, NY, 11710
07-08
John F Kennedy High School
3000 Bellmore Ave
Bellmore, NY, 11710
09-12
Wellington C Mepham High School
2401 Camp Ave
Bellmore, NY, 11710
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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ROOSEVELT 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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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
Roosevelt High School
1 Wagner Ave
Roosevelt, NY, 11575
09-12
Ulysses Byas Elementary School
60 Underhill Ave
Roosevelt, NY, 11575
PK-06
Washington Rose School
2 Rose Ave
Roosevelt, NY, 11575
PK-06
Roosevelt Middle School
335 E Clinton Ave
Roosevelt, NY, 11575
07-08
Centennial Avenue Elementary School
140 W Centennial Ave
Roosevelt, NY, 11575
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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