Stony Brook, New York 

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Population

13,936

2% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.9%

Median Income

$139,674

Avg. Home Price

$442,400

Best Places to Live in Stony Brook, New York

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth


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City: Stony Brook
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Stony Brook is 3.9% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Stony Brook jobs have increased by 1.76%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Stony Brook's cost of living is 39.20% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Stony Brook's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Stony Brook's population is 13,936 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 1.53%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 35 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Stony Brook is $442,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.23%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Stony Brook public schools spend $23,899 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.2 students per teacher in Stony Brook. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Stony Brook

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Reviews for Stony Brook   3 Reviews
Love it here except for the price and the winters - 3/13/2010
PROS: Close to the water, very picturesque, hilly and not flat like much of Long Island. High quality of life, low crime rate, clean, hometown feeling. Community... Read More

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Graduate Studnet - 5/30/2006
Peaceful, execellent place to... Read More

Ph. D IN Stony Brook univ - 4/6/2006
INNDIAN STUDENTS MAY PLEASE CONTACT ME.... Read More


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