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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    A
  2. Crime & Safety
    A+
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B
Buchanan is a suburb of New York City with a population of 2,255. Buchanan is in Westchester County. Living in Buchanan offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Buchanan and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Buchanan are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$390,800
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,447
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Buchanan Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    0
    500.1
  • Theft
    88
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284

Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    18%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    13%

Working in Buchanan

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$107,418
National
$55,322
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Buchanan Reviews

2 reviews
There is very little to no crime in the area. There is a constant police presence and a community that sticks together
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it is a safe happy area to live in. I would choose to live here again if i had to do it again. I see this area expanding and adding new business and residents