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Northport
  • Suburb of New York City, NY

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

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Northport is a suburb of New York City with a population of 7,297. Northport is in Suffolk County and is one of the best places to live in New York. Living in Northport offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Northport there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Northport and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Northport are highly rated.

About

About Northport...
Population
7,297

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$636,000
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,882
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    18%
  • Own
    82%
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Northport Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    0
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    0
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    27.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    8%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    9%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    17%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    25%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    28%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    29%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    15%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    national  11%

Working in Northport

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$115,463
National
$64,994

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