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

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Wallkill is a town in New York with a population of 28,588. Wallkill is in Orange County. Living in Wallkill offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Wallkill and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Wallkill are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$250,400
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,329
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    38%
  • Own
    62%
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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
    92.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    6.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    27.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    92.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,758.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    54.7
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    38%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    national  12%

Working in Wallkill

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$69,952
National
$62,843

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