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West Brighton
  • Neighborhood in New York City, NY

Report Card

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

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West Brighton is a neighborhood in New York City, New York with a population of 14,342. West Brighton is in Richmond County and is one of the best places to live in New York. Living in West Brighton offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In West Brighton there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in West Brighton and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in West Brighton are above average.

About

About West Brighton...
Population
14,342

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$644,327
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,691
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    32%
  • Own
    68%
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West Brighton Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    447.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    111.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    135.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    924
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    23.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$124,743
National
$75,149
Families with Children
31%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    23%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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