West Islip, New York 

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Population

27,545

3% Decline

Unemployment Rate

3.9%

Median Income

$104,740

Avg. Home Price

$370,000

Best Places to Live in West Islip, 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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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.


QUICK FACTS

City: West Islip
Zip Codes: 11795
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in West Islip is 3.9% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. West Islip jobs have increased by 1.76%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, West Islip's cost of living is 39.00% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare West Islip's Cost of Living
POPULATION
West Islip's population is 27,545 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -3.08%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 55 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in West Islip is $370,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -13.25%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
West Islip public schools spend $21,888 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.9 students per teacher in West Islip. Learn More...

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Housing Market in West Islip

It's a good time to buy in West Islip. Home Appreciation is up 2.1% in the last 12 months. Browse West Islip Real Estate.

The median home price in West Islip is $370,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for West Islip    1 Reviews
Meh... - 3/15/2010
It's a nice town full of middle-class to upper-class people. Mostly white though...wish it was more integrated.... (Read More)

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ZIP CODES IN WEST ISLIP, NEW YORK
11795