Valley Cottage, NY

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Valley Cottage Profile


Overview

Valley Cottage is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 9,414 people and just one neighborhood, Valley Cottage is the 199th largest community in New York.

Housing costs in Valley Cottage 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

Valley Cottage is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.93% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Valley Cottage is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Valley Cottage who work in sales jobs (14.69%), healthcare (11.82%), and office and administrative support (11.55%).

Of important note, Valley Cottage is also a town of artists. Valley Cottage has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Valley Cottage’s character.

Also of interest is that Valley Cottage has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

One downside of living in Valley Cottage, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.20 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 Valley Cottage is a smaller town, 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.

Valley Cottage Demographics

The citizens of Valley Cottage are among the most well-educated in the nation: 46.72% of adults in Valley Cottage have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Valley Cottage in 2010 was $38,809, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $155,236 for a family of four.

Valley Cottage is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Valley Cottage home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Valley Cottage residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Valley Cottage also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.90% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Valley Cottage include Irish, German, Russian, and English.

Valley Cottage also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 22.11%.

The most common language spoken in Valley Cottage is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Valley Cottage 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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Valley Cottage 0.101011101001110
New York State 16.04
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New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

CLARKSTOWN CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 8.4% 47.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.1% 42.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.3% 5.1%

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NYACK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Liberty Elementary School
142 Lake Rd
Valley Cottage, NY, 10989
KG-06
Nyack Middle School
98 S Highland Ave
Nyack, NY, 10960
01-08
Nyack Senior High School
360 Christian Hrld Rd
Upper Nyack, NY, 10960
09-12
Upper Nyack School
336 N Broadway
Upper Nyack, NY, 10960
KG-07
Valley Cottage School
26 Lake Rd
Valley Cottage, NY, 10989
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.9% 47.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.0% 42.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.0% 5.1%

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