Valhalla is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,202 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Valhalla is the 446th largest community in New York.
Valhalla home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Valhalla real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Valhalla is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 90.07% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Valhalla is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Valhalla who work in office and administrative support (15.00%), management occupations (12.89%) and healthcare (11.18%).
In addition, Valhalla is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Valhalla 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 town’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, Valhalla’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Even though Valhalla 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.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Valhalla. 51.12% 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 Valhalla in 2010 was $48,548, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $194,192 for a family of four.
Valhalla is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Valhalla home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Valhalla residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Valhalla also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.15% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Valhalla include Italian, Irish, German, Polish, Croatian and English.
In addition, Valhalla has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (17.99%).
The languages spoken by people in Valhalla 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 Valhalla is English. Other important languages spoken here include Serbo-Croatian, Spanish, Italian and Other Asian languages.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||1,118|
|VALHALLA HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||76.54%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||23.46%|
|TYPE OF VALHALLA HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||82.16%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||4.61%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||10.44%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||2.79%|
|SIZE OF VALHALLA HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||1.57%|
|AGE OF VALHALLA HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||1.65%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||16.19%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||58.40%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||23.76%|
|VALHALLA REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$591,863|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,012|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $53,000||1.05%|
|$53,001 - $107,000||1.29%|
|$107,001 - $213,000||1.05%|
|$213,001 - $320,000||0.58%|
|$320,001 - $427,000||18.11%|
|$427,001 - $533,000||17.52%|
|$533,001 - $800,000||54.09%|
|$800,001 - $1,067,000||6.31%|
|PEOPLE OF VALHALLA||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.31%|
|5 TO 17||18.02%|
|18 TO 24||8.92%|
|25 TO 34||9.91%|
|35 TO 54||29.98%|
|55 TO 64||12.86%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||15.00%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||95.64%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$106,413|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$48,548|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||1.03%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (19.85%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.76%)
Information Technology (5.48%)
Public Service (5.02%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.81%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.68%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||4.72%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||12.15%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Italian (26.10%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (75.03%)
Other Asian languages (2.49%)
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