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-Close to New York City
-Attractive setting
-Low crime rates


-Economic cycles
-Cost of living and housing
-Long commutes

What Bert Has To Say About Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown Metro Area

This complex metro area, which includes Dutchess and Orange Counties, spans the Hudson River above New York City and the more upscale suburban cities and towns of Westchester County. Newburgh is located 70 miles north of New York City on the west bank of the Hudson just north of the West Point Military Academy, while Middletown is located in the southern Catskill Mountains about 20 miles west. Poughkeepsie is on the east bank of the Hudson 20 miles north of Newburgh, and numerous small towns fill the valleys in between. The two counties stretch from the Connecticut border east to New Jersey to the west.


Quick Facts About West Point

    The unemployment rate in West Point is 5.20 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. West Point jobs have Increased by 0.78 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, West Point's cost of living is 21.70% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, West Point's population is 7,286 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 5.12 percent.
    Average Commute time is 8 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in West Point is $0. Home appreciation the last year has been 2.40 percent.
    West Point public schools spend $20,797 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 14.1 students per teacher in West Point.

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