Key findings

  • Bellmore has a Livability Score of 79/100, which is considered exceptional
  • Bellmore crime rates are 51% lower than the New York average
  • Cost of living in Bellmore is 38% higher than the New York average
  • Bellmore real estate prices are 61% higher than the New York average
  • Rental prices in Bellmore are 65% higher than the New York average

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      Top Rated Schools in Bellmore

      Name Grades Students Proficiency
      John F Kennedy High School9 - 121,18999%
      Winthrop Avenue School3 - 431270%
      Shore Road School5 - 630260%
      Grand Avenue Middle School7 - 892058%
      Martin Avenue Elementary SchoolKG - 629655%
      Reinhard Early Childhood CenterPK - 2408n/a
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      Bellmore is a Great Town for Families

      Bellmore is a great town on the South Shore of Long Island that is easily accessible to Manhattan on the LLIRR. Bellmore is a commuter town and provides great opportunity for those who want to work in Manhattan. Most people will have less than an hour commute to work from their home.

      Bellmore has relatively high property taxes for the area, that are invested in their school district and in making the town a safe place to live. Overall, the high property taxes in Bellmore are invested back into the community and improve the sense of community and life.

      Bellmore is straddled by Sunrise Highway and Merrick Road. There is shopping and dining options on these roads including a great Brazilian steakhouse and some quality Italian restaurants. There is also a wide range of great pizza places and fast food options including an Arby’s in the town.

      Bellmore has great access to beaches including Jones Beach and has unique amenities as a result. Bellmore is a great town to live and has a lot to offer for those with a family.
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      Source: The Bellmore, NY data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).