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Great Neck
  • Suburb of New York City, NY

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

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Great Neck is a suburb of New York City with a population of 10,205. Great Neck is in Nassau County and is one of the best places to live in New York. Living in Great Neck offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Great Neck there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Great Neck and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Great Neck are highly rated.

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About Great Neck...
Population
10,205

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$843,700
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$2,049
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Great Neck Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    19%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    27%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    18%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    18%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    national  12%

Working in Great Neck

Jobs
grade C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$100,766
National
$62,843

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