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Pros

-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education

Cons

-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth


What Bert Has To Say About New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area


New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.

Highlights


National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River See Local Real Estate
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City: Brooklyn
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Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Brooklyn


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Brooklyn is 5.20 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Brooklyn jobs have Increased by 2.96 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Brooklyn's cost of living is 87.60% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Brooklyn's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Brooklyn's population is 2,570,800 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 11.74 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 14 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Brooklyn is $625,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 37.87%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Brooklyn public schools spend $25,257 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 3.5 students per teacher in Brooklyn. Learn more...

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Brooklyn Housing Market


It's a good time to buy in Brooklyn. Home Appreciation is up 11.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Brooklyn Real Estate.
The median home price in Brooklyn is $625,400. Browse Homes in this Range.
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  3/3/2017
UFT members and Admin are corrupt!

Giving Michelle White an award for failing at her job and the school closing or perhaps for doing Voodoo in the class rooms and covering it up with a $10k fine? I... (Read More)

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