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Bellmore - Town vs. County Stats

Bellmore - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Bellmore: $691,600 / County Avg $1,120,300

31%

Avg Taxes in Bellmore: $14,600 / County Avg $18,300

40%

Avg Sq. Ft. in Bellmore: 2,715 / County Avg 3,145

43%

Avg Price per/ft2 in Bellmore: $255 / County Avg $356

72%

Avg Walkscore in Bellmore: 50 / County Avg 52

48%

Avg Year Built in Bellmore: 1961 / County Avg 1958

50%

Avg Days on Website in Bellmore: 93 / County Avg 107

43%

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BELLMORE PROFILE

LIVING IN BELLMORE

Bellmore is a medium-sized coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New York. With a population of 16,444 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Bellmore is the 115th largest community in New York.

Bellmore home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Bellmore real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Bellmore is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.71% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bellmore is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bellmore who work in teaching (12.62%), sales jobs (12.38%), and office and administrative support (11.78%).
In addition, Bellmore is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.

Because of many things, Bellmore is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Bellmore a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Bellmore has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Bellmore’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One of the nice things about Bellmore is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.

One downside of living in Bellmore is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Bellmore, the average commute to work is 34.08 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.

Despite being a small town, Bellmore has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

The education level of Bellmore ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Bellmore, 49.49% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Bellmore in 2010 was $47,397, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $189,588 for a family of four.

The people who call Bellmore home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bellmore residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Bellmore include Irish, German, Polish, and Russian.

The most common language spoken in Bellmore is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.

MEDIAN HOME VALUE:
$511,792
BELLMORE, NY HOME PRICES
% OF HOMES
1.9%1.9%
6.1%6.1%
29.2%29.2%
30.2%30.2%
25.3%25.3%
3.5%3.5%
0.7%0.7%
0.8%0.8%
2.2%2.2%
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> $1,143,000 $857,001 - $1,143,000 $571,001 - $857,000 $457,001 - $571,000 $343,001 - $457,000 $229,001 - $343,000 $114,001 - $229,000 $57,001 - $114,000 $0 - $57,000 0.0%100.0%
VALUE RELATIVE TO NATION
VALUE RELATIVE TO STATE

NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS:
5,404
Areas in Bellmore NY
East Bay
S. Bellmore
South Bellmore
Neighborhoods in Bellmore NY
Hempstead