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Clarkstown
  • Suburb of New York City, NY

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B

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Clarkstown is a suburb of New York City with a population of 86,570. Clarkstown is in Rockland County and is one of the best places to live in New York. Living in Clarkstown offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Clarkstown there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Clarkstown and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Clarkstown are highly rated.

About

About Clarkstown...
Population
86,570

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$543,600
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$2,058
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    18%
  • Own
    82%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    75.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    7.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    6.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    54.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,323.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    57.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    22%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    30%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

Working in Clarkstown

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$133,424
National
$75,149

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