Shelter Island, New York 

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Population

2,643

+1.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$99,728

Median Home Price

$1,074,500

Best Places to Live in Shelter Island, New York

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Shelter Island, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

Local Listings in Shelter Island
 $2,050,000 
8 Osprey Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1658 SqFt
 $1,490,000 
14C Heron Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1605 SqFt
 $628,000 
40 New York Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1270 SqFt

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City: Shelter Island
Zip Codes: 11964 11965
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Shelter Island is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Shelter Island jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Shelter Island's cost of living is 119.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Shelter Island's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Shelter Island, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Suffolk county flipped Republican in the most recent Presidential election, after voting Democratic in the previous four. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Shelter Island's population is 2,643 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 32.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Shelter Island is $1,074,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 17.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Shelter Island public schools spend $48,716 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 6.9 students per teacher in Shelter Island. More Education


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Housing Market in Shelter Island

It's a good time to buy in Shelter Island. Home Appreciation is up 17.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Shelter Island Real Estate

The median home price in Shelter Island is $1,074,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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11964 11965

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NEW LISTINGS IN SHELTER ISLAND
$2,050,000
8 Osprey Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,490,000
14C Heron Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$628,000
40 New York Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$4,250,000
7A Seagull Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$3,695,000
24-31 E Brander Pkwy
Bed 6 | Bath 5

$9,250,000
5 Nostrand Pkwy
Bed 6 | Bath 5

$4,195,000
22 Merkel Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 6

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