South Floral Park is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,783 people and just one neighborhood, South Floral Park is the 610th largest community in New York.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in South Floral Park are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, South Floral Park isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in South Floral Park are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, South Floral Park is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in South Floral Park who work in office and administrative support (16.51%), healthcare (8.69%) and teaching (8.59%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in South Floral Park is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In South Floral Park, the average commute to work is 39.54 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the village, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative. In addition, it is also a pedestrian-friendly village. Many of South Floral Park’s neighborhoods are dense enough and have amenities close enough together that people find it feasible to get around on foot.
Even though South Floral Park is a smaller village, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.