Most Expensive Syosset Neighborhoods
Syosset is a medium-sized town located in the state of New York. With a population of 19,114 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Syosset is the 97th largest community in New York.
Syosset home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Syosset real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Syosset is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 93.26% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Syosset is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Syosset who work in management occupations (16.93%), sales jobs (13.36%) and office and administrative support (11.94%).
Also of interest is that Syosset has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In addition, Syosset is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Because of many things, Syosset is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Syosset 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, Syosset has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Syosset’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Syosset, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.15 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
Even though Syosset is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
If knowledge is power, Syosset is a pretty powerful place. 63.28% of the adults in Syosset have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Syosset in 2010 was $59,140, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $236,560 for a family of four.
Syosset is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Syosset home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Syosset residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Syosset include Italian, Irish, German, Russian, Polish and Greek.
In addition, Syosset has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (21.30%).
The languages spoken by people in Syosset are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Syosset is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese, Korean, Spanish and Greek.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||6,172|
|SYOSSET HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||90.52%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||9.48%|
|TYPE OF SYOSSET HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||90.44%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||4.83%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||2.08%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||2.41%|
|SIZE OF SYOSSET HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||9.52%|
|AGE OF SYOSSET HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||1.38%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||13.46%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||79.30%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||5.86%|
|SYOSSET REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$644,735|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,115|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $54,000||1.33%|
|$54,001 - $107,000||0.78%|
|$107,001 - $214,000||0.60%|
|$214,001 - $321,000||2.04%|
|$321,001 - $428,000||4.27%|
|$428,001 - $535,000||16.32%|
|$535,001 - $803,000||56.99%|
|$803,001 - $1,070,000||12.85%|
|PEOPLE OF SYOSSET||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.04%|
|5 TO 17||21.51%|
|18 TO 24||6.58%|
|25 TO 34||7.94%|
|35 TO 54||31.11%|
|55 TO 64||13.31%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||15.51%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||95.26%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$140,915|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$59,140|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||3.83%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (15.32%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (14.30%)
Public Service (3.86%)
Information Technology (3.36%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.89%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.43%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.19%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.53%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||5.64%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Italian (16.07%)
Eastern European (2.44%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (69.32%)
Other Asian languages (1.99%)
Indic languages (1.89%)
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