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

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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.


  • Location: Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River
  • Country: United States
  • State: New York
  • County: Westchester County
  • Metro Area: No Metro Area

Quick Facts About Westchester

    The unemployment rate in Westchester County is 4.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Negative. Westchester County jobs have Decreased by 0.14 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Westchester County's cost of living is 73.60% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Westchester County's population is 950,227 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 2.90 percent.
    Average Commute time is 32 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Westchester County is $503,900. Home appreciation the last year has been 4.40 percent.
    Westchester County public schools spend $24,858 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 12.7 students per teacher in Westchester County.

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