West Babylon, NY (Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave)




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About West Babylon, NY (Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave median real estate price is $347,492, which is more expensive than 46.0% of the neighborhoods in New York and 76.2% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave is currently $1,881, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 75.9% of the neighborhoods in New York.

Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in West Babylon, New York.

Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

In Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave, the current vacancy rate is 3.3%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 86.3% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave neighborhood has more Jamaican and Haitian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 15.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Jamaican ancestry and 15.9% have Haitian ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

One way that the Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave neighborhood really stands out, is that it has more large 4, 5, or additional bedroom homes and real estate than 97.2% of the neighborhoods in America. When you walk or drive around this neighborhood, you'll instantly notice the size of the homes here which definitely makes a strong visual statement.

Notable & Unique: People

Whether by choice, divorce, or unplanned pregnancy, single moms may have the toughest job in the book. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that the Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave neighborhood has more single mother households than 95.7% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. Often high concentrations of single mother homes can be a strong indicator of family and social issues such as poverty, high rates of school dropouts, crime, and other societal problems.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave neighborhood in West Babylon are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 82.1% of the neighborhoods in America. With 17.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 52.5% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave neighborhood, 30.6% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 25.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (24.6%), and 19.3% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave neighborhood in West Babylon, NY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Haitian (15.9%). There are also a number of people of Jamaican ancestry (15.1%), and residents who report South American roots (3.9%), and some of the residents are also of Puerto Rican ancestry (2.5%), along with some Mexican ancestry residents (2.3%), among others. In addition, 22.4% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave neighborhood is English, spoken by 76.1% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (17.8%).

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Lakeway Dr / Governor Ave neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (44.9% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (85.0%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also take the train to get to work (5.8%) and 5.6% of residents also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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West Babylon 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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West Babylon 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 17 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

NORTH BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

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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

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
William E Deluca Jr Elementary School
223 Phelps Ln
North Babylon, NY, 11703
KG-05
Robert Moses Middle School
250 Phelps Ln
North Babylon, NY, 11703
06-08
Belmont Elementary School
108 Barnum St
North Babylon, NY, 11704
KG-05
Woods Road Elementary School
110 Woods Rd
North Babylon, NY, 11703
KG-05
North Babylon High School
1 Phelps Ln
North Babylon, NY, 11703
09-12
Marion G Vedder Elementary School
794 Deer Park Ave
North Babylon, NY, 11703
KG-05
Parliament Place School
80 Parliament Pl
North Babylon, NY, 11703
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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WEST BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

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
Santapogue School
1130 Herzel Blvd
West Babylon, NY, 11704
KG-05
Tooker Avenue School
855 Tooker Ave
West Babylon, NY, 11704
KG-05
Forest Avenue School
200 Forest Ave
West Babylon, NY, 11704
KG-05
John F Kennedy School
175 Brookvale Ave
West Babylon, NY, 11704
KG-06
South Bay School
160 Great E Neck Rd
West Babylon, NY, 11704
KG-05
West Babylon Senior High School
500 Great E Neck Rd
West Babylon, NY, 11704
09-12
West Babylon Junior High School
200 Old Farmingdale Rd
West Babylon, NY, 11704
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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WYANDANCH 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)

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
La Francis Hardiman Elementary School
792 Mount Ave
Wyandanch, NY, 11798
PK-02
Martin Luther King Elementary School
792 Mount Ave
Wyandanch, NY, 11798
03-05
Milton L Olive Middle School
140 Garden City Ave
Wyandanch, NY, 11798
06-08
Wyandanch Memorial High School
54 S 32 Nd St
Wyandanch, NY, 11798
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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