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  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  12. Commute
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Orangetown is a suburb of New York City with a population of 50,365. Orangetown is in Rockland County and is one of the best places to live in New York. Living in Orangetown offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Orangetown there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Orangetown and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Orangetown are highly rated.
About Orangetown...
Population
50,365

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$472,800
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,470
National
$949
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    26%
  • Own
    74%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    84.6
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    2.6
    40.7
  • Robbery
    34.4
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    79.4
    500.1
  • Theft
    706.3
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    15.9
    284

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    23%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    28%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    13%

Working in Orangetown

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$98,782
National
$55,322

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Orangetown Reviews

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Orangetown is a close-knit community where almost everyone knows eachother. The school district is one of the best in the area and are provided with a great education as well as extracurricular activites and sports. The housing market in the area is rising and homes are relatively affordable.
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This is a wonderful community. Everyone makes you feel welcome and they are always eager to lend a helping hand. Great place to raise your family!
I've grown up in Orangetown and I am proud of that. Orangetown is a friendly town where everyone knows each other and is always welcoming to the new residents that move into our town! I feel safe in this town and I wouldn't want to change anything about it!