Wantagh, New York 

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Population

18,525

+3.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.7%

Median Income

$127,953

Median Home Price

$494,900

Best Places to Live in Wantagh, 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 Wantagh, 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 Wantagh
 $1,099,999 
1286 Dahlia Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 3 | 3100 SqFt
 $749,000 
1327 E Darby Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 3100 SqFt
 $469,000 
311 Duckpond Dr S
Bed 4 | Bath 1 | 3100 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

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

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Wantagh is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wantagh jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wantagh's cost of living is 70.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Wantagh's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Nassau county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Wantagh's population is 18,525 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 35.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wantagh is $494,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Wantagh public schools spend $20,607 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.6 students per teacher in Wantagh. More Education


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Housing Market in Wantagh

It's a good time to buy in Wantagh. Home Appreciation is up 8.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Wantagh Real Estate

The median home price in Wantagh is $494,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Wantagh   7 Reviews
High Cost of Housing - 8/18/2012
Having lived in Wantagh all my life, I can tell you it is a great place to raise a family, as long as you can afford it. Home prices property taxes and make the price... Read More

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Great Town but it costs a bit - 10/15/2011
Wantagh, NY is on Long Island's south shore, lying in Nassau County, in fact a few miles from Jones Beach. Unfortunately it is expensive to live here with taxes reaching... Read More

kid friendly city/towns - 6/21/2010
Looking for better environment for our son to grow up... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN WANTAGH
$1,099,999
1286 Dahlia Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$749,000
1327 E Darby Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$469,000
311 Duckpond Dr S
Bed 4 | Bath 1

$525,000
3403 Hawthorne Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$529,990
1526 Carroll St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$799,000
2149 Fir St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$849,999
2891 Hempstead Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 3

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