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Pros

-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education

Cons

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


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

Quick Facts About East Rockaway


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in East Rockaway is 3.60 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. East Rockaway jobs have Increased by 1.75 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, East Rockaway's cost of living is 54.10% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare East Rockaway's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    East Rockaway's population is 9,894 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -2.54 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in East Rockaway is $442,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -2.34%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    East Rockaway public schools spend $29,503 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.5 students per teacher in East Rockaway. Learn more...

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  9/2/2008
Great mini town

I moved to calm ER from busy Queens 4 years ago and do not regret it at all. This is a very tiny town surrounded by other great towns, Lynbrook, Hewlett, Oceanside and... (Read More)

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