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Pleasantville
  • Suburb of New York City, NY

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade C+
  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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Pleasantville is a suburb of New York City with a population of 7,221. Pleasantville is in Westchester County and is one of the best places to live in New York. Living in Pleasantville offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Pleasantville there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Pleasantville and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Pleasantville are highly rated.

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About Pleasantville...
Population
7,221

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$628,500
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,466
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Pleasantville 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
    0
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    41.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    41.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    41.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    482
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    15%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    36%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    28%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    18%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  12%

Working in Pleasantville

Jobs
grade C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$128,958
National
$62,843

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