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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: Wantagh
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Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Wantagh


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Wantagh is 3.60 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wantagh jobs have Increased by 1.75 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Wantagh's cost of living is 55.60% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Wantagh's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Wantagh's population is 19,074 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 2.73 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Wantagh is $450,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -2.34%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Wantagh public schools spend $20,607 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.6 students per teacher in Wantagh. Learn more...

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  8/18/2012
High Cost of Housing

Having lived in Wantagh all my life, I can tell you it is a great place to raise a family, as long as you can afford it. Home prices property taxes and make the price... (Read More)

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  10/15/2011
Great Town but it costs a bit

Wantagh, NY is on Long Island's south shore, lying in Nassau County, in fact a few miles from Jones Beach. Unfortunately it is expensive to live here with taxes reaching... (Read More)

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  6/21/2010
kid friendly city/towns

Looking for better environment for our son to grow up... (Read More)

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