Westbury, NY (Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave)




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About Westbury, NY (Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave median real estate price is $558,385, which is more expensive than 70.6% of the neighborhoods in New York and 89.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave is currently , based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis.

Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Westbury, New York.

Jericho Tpke / Ellison 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 apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

In Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave, the current vacancy rate is 2.5%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 90.1% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: People

If you come to know the people here, you will recognize that you're in the company of one of the wealthiest communities in the nation. In fact, a mere 3.9% of America's neighborhoods are wealthier than the Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood. Real estate here is exceedingly well-maintained, and similarly, tends to maintain its value over time. The cars driven are mostly luxury brands like Mercedes, Audi, BMW, and Lexus. If the public schools aren't up to snuff, the residents of this neighborhood preferentially send their children to private preparatory schools. Vacation to Disney? Yes, but equally popular are summers in Europe. As one would expect in a considerably wealthy neighborhood such as this, Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave also has one of the lowest ratings of child poverty in the nation.

In addition, the Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood is a great option for families, as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's research on this neighborhood. The combination of top public schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes, make this neighborhood among the top 5.2% of family-friendly neighborhoods in the state of New York. Many other families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a sense of community. In addition, families here highly value education, as is reflected by the strength of the local schools. In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for urban sophisticates and college students.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Most neighborhoods have a mixture of ages of homes in them, from new to old, but this neighborhood stands out due to its concentration of residential real estate built in one time frame: from 1940 through 1969, generally considered older, well-established homes. This was a busy time in America for home construction. After the end of World War II, as GIs came home, bought newly built homes on the edges of cities with the help of the GI Bill, and began their families. This housing era generally coincides with the 'Baby Boom' generation (1945 - 1964), and many baby boomers grew up in homes built in this era. But what is so interesting about the Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood, is that an incredible 92.1% of the homes here were built in this era. So when you walk its streets or drive through, this neighborhood has a look and feel that harkens to that era in American life, a very important slice of Americana.

In addition, owner-occupied real estate dominates the Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout research, the percentage of residential real estate occupied by its owner is higher here than in 99.6% of neighborhoods in America.

Furthermore, the Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood has earned the amazing distinction of having one of the highest rates of detached, single-family homes of any neighborhood in the U.S. With 98.5% of the residential real estate here made up of free-standing single-family homes, there is a greater proportion of single-family homes here than in 97.7% of all neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood has more Jamaican and Haitian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 7.9% of this neighborhood's residents have Jamaican ancestry and 7.1% have Haitian ancestry.

Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 3.6% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Hindi, which is the official language of India at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.0% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability

Do you like to be surrounded by people from all over the country or world, with different perspectives and life experiences? Or do you instead prefer to be in a neighborhood where most residents have lived there for a long time, creating a sense of cohesiveness? NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood stands out among American neighborhoods for the uniqueness of the mobility of its residents. More residents of the Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood live here today that also were living in this same neighborhood five years ago than is found in 96.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. This neighborhood is really made up of people who know each other, don't move often, and have lived here in this very neighborhood for quite a while.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

If you like to ride the train to work, this neighborhood may be for you. NeighborhoodScout's research revealed that 13.6% of the Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood's commuters ride the train to and from work each day, which is more than we found in 95.2% of America's neighborhoods.


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 Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood in Westbury are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 96.1% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 0.0% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 100.0% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood, 38.3% 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 26.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (19.5%), and 15.6% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood in Westbury, NY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (10.0%). There are also a number of people of Jamaican ancestry (7.9%), and residents who report Haitian roots (7.1%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (6.8%), along with some Asian ancestry residents (6.6%), among others. In addition, 32.4% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood is English, spoken by 69.1% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, South Asian languages, Hindi (which is the official language of India) and French.

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Jericho Tpke / Ellison Ave neighborhood spend between 45 minutes and one hour commuting one-way to work (27.2% of working residents), longer and tougher than most commutes in America.

Here most residents (76.3%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also take the train to get to work (13.6%) and 7.7% 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 Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Westbury 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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Neighborhood Public School Data

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WESTBURY UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Nassau Co Juvenile Detention Center
61 Carman Ave
Westbury, NY, 11590
UG-UG
Dryden Street School
545 Dryden St
Westbury, NY, 11590
PK-01
Powells Lane School
603 Powells Ln
Westbury, NY, 11590
03-05
Park Avenue School
955 Park Ave
Westbury, NY, 11590
01-02
Westbury Middle School
455 Rockland St
Westbury, NY, 11590
06-08
Westbury High School
1 Post Rd
Old Westbury, NY, 11568
09-12
Drexel Avenue School
161 Drexel Ave
Westbury, NY, 11590
03-05

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CARLE PLACE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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
Cherry Lane School
475 Roslyn Ave
Carle Place, NY, 11514
KG-02
Rushmore Avenue School
251 Rushmore Ave
Carle Place, NY, 11514
03-06
Carle Place Middle Senior High School
168 Cherry Ln
Carle Place, NY, 11514
07-12

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