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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: West Islip
Zip Codes: 11795
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About West Islip


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in West Islip is 3.90 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. West Islip jobs have Increased by 1.76 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, West Islip's cost of living is 39.00% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare West Islip's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    West Islip's population is 27,545 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -3.08 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 55 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in West Islip is $370,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -13.25%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    West Islip public schools spend $21,888 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.9 students per teacher in West Islip. Learn more...

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The median home price in West Islip is $370,000. Browse Homes in this Range.
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  3/15/2010
Meh...

It's a nice town full of middle-class to upper-class people. Mostly white though...wish it was more integrated.... (Read More)

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