Thomaston, NY

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Thomaston Profile


Overview

Thomaston is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,639 people and just one neighborhood, Thomaston is the 501st largest community in New York.

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

Occupations and Workforce

Thomaston is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 95.52% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Thomaston is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Thomaston who work in sales jobs (14.19%), management occupations (12.70%), and office and administrative support (12.61%).


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Thomaston 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.

Thomaston is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Thomaston’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

In Thomaston, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.49 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. In addition, the village is also quite pedestrian-friendly, because many neighborhoods are very dense and have amenities close enough together that people find it feasible to get around on foot.

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

Thomaston Demographics

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Thomaston, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Thomaston is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 67.23% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Thomaston in 2010 was $61,089, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $244,356 for a family of four. However, Thomaston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Thomaston is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Thomaston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Thomaston residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Thomaston include Eastern European, Polish, Italian, and Irish.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Thomaston's cultural character, accounting for 29.95% of the village’s population.

The most common language spoken in Thomaston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Persian.

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. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Thomaston, NY HOMES

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TYPE OF Thomaston, 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. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Thomaston 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Thomaston VIOLENT CRIMES

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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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Thomaston 0.101011101001110
New York State 16.04

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Thomaston 0.101011101001110
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. 12 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

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

GREAT NECK 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)

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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
Village School
614 Middle Neck Rd
Great Neck, NY, 11023
08-12
Saddle Rock School
10 Hawthorne Ln
Great Neck, NY, 11023
KG-05
Early Childhood Center School
10 Campbell St
New Hyde Park, NY, 11040
PK-KG
Lakeville Elementary School
47 27 Jayson Ave
Great Neck, NY, 11020
KG-05
John F Kennedy School
1 A Grassfield Rd
Great Neck, NY, 11024
KG-05
Great Neck South High School
341 Lakeville Rd
Great Neck, NY, 11020
08-12
Great Neck South Middle School
349 Lakeville Rd
Great Neck, NY, 11020
06-08
Great Neck North High School
35 Polo Rd
Great Neck, NY, 11023
09-12
Great Neck North Middle School
77 Polo Rd
Great Neck, NY, 11023
06-08
E M Baker School
69 Baker Hill Rd
Great Neck, NY, 11023
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.0% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 44.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.0% 5.6%

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