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Places With The Best Employment In New York 2018

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  • Scarsdale, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,684
  • For anyone who is considering moving to Scarsdale, New York, let me just say YOU WILL LOVE IT HERE! I have been living in Scarsdale for 16 years now, and I plan to live out the rest of my days right
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  • North Hills, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,420
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  • Lawrence, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,526
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  • Cold Spring Harbor, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,055
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  • Irvington, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,559
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  • Rye, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,949
  • If you are looking for a wonderful place to call home, you won't find a much better place than Rye. This beautiful town has it all: excellent schools, lots of jobs and nice housing, neighborhoods that
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  • Briarcliff Manor, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,732
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  • Woodbury CDP, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,549
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  • Greenville, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,114
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  • Pelham, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,996
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  • Pelham Manor, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,564
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  • East Hills, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,072
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  • Jericho, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,730
  • If you're going to be in the Jericho, NY area soon, you'll thoroughly enjoy your time there, since you and your family won't run out of fun things to do and see. The NYCB Theater at Westbury is a
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  • Syosset, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,232
  • During the years I've lived in Syosset, I gotta say that it is a relatively easy going place. I know people typically get an idea about New York, but here in Syosset it feels like you are in your own
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  • Kings Point, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,140
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  • Garden City, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,531
  • Garden City is a little bit of Manhattan right in the middle of Long Island. Only 35 minutes to Manhattan by train, but without a direct train line, Garden City is conveniently located for commuters and
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  • Melville, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,320
  • Melville is unique as goes Long Island towns; while Long Island is a suburban community that is mainly supported by New York City and the excessive demand for workers, Melville has an extensive
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  • West Hills, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,163
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  • Port Washington, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,925
  • As an affluent member of society, you will fit right in here at Port Washington. I'm telling you this place is magnificent, you have the Sands Point Golf Club, The Village Club, The Harbor Links Golf
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  • Huntington, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,942
  • I grew up here and lived most of my childhood in Huntington. It is the epitome of snobby, self centered, and overrated New York. I am so happy that I moved away and will never return to this "cold"
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  • Setauket-East Setauket, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,174
  • I don’t know about living in East Setauket. The residential costs are expensive and the rent there is pricey unless you could afford the extra payments. Despite the liabilities of living there I like
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  • Larchmont, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,031
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  • Dix Hills, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 27,403
  • Dix Hills is one thing, and that’s a great place to call home. When the cost of living in New York City just seems to have no limits, I’ve found a lot of my friends moving out to find a place that fits a
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  • Sea Cliff, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,069
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  • Plainview, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,087
  • Plainview is an historic town with lots of interactive and fun activities for the entire family. Whether you want to be outdoors, find great places to eat or look for unique forms of entertainment,
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  • Wantagh, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,490
  • Wantagh is often called the bridge to Jones Beach and this is one of the major benefits of living here. Simply take a ten minute drive down Wantagh parkway and you are at Jones Beach, one of the premier
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  • Old Bethpage, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,439
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  • Bronxville, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,395
  • The village of Bronxville is best described as an extremely well-to-do, residential community located ten miles north of mid-town Manhattan. The villages's most identifiable characteristics includes a
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  • Fort Salonga, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,835
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  • Woodmere, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,554
  • All in all, Woodmere, NY is a nice, quiet, enjoyable place to live just outside of New York City where you can enjoy nature and still have a lot of access to all of the perks of the Big Apple nearby. I
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  • Eastchester, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,912
  • I've lived in Eastchester for five years with my husband and our son. We had originally moved here because of the school system, but quickly fell in love with the rest of the area as well! Everyone that
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  • Roslyn Heights, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,899
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  • Manhasset, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,996
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  • Pleasantville, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,134
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  • North Merrick, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,337
  • I have been living in North Merrick for over 20 years. There are grocery stores, shopping stores, and little coffee hangouts close around. The town of North Merrick is small but it is very close to other
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  • Stony Brook, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,437
  • Stony brook is a nice Long Island town that is well known for the SUNY university in the town which is one of the leading science schools in the country. The town of Stony brook is much more than just a
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  • Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,959
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  • Bayville, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,745
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  • Babylon, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,130
  • Babylon is well known to many due to the presence of a major Long Island Railroad named after it. While this shouldn’t be ignored, as it adds some major benefits and convenience to commuters, it is
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  • Northport, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,393
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  • North Wantagh, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,856
  • As Long Island towns go, North Wantagh has some of the best features of any town. It is extremely convenient for beach going and is the entryway to Jones Beach, a world class beach, and also sits right
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  • Mount Sinai, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,362
  • I've been living in Mount Sinai New York for the past 7 years and have enjoyed the small town culture here and the close proximity to the beach so I've been able to enjoy boating and jet skiing on many a
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  • Tappan, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,913
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  • Massapequa, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,820
  • The Massapequa area is defined rather loosely and includes a Massapequa town, the Park, and North and East Massapequa. The town, or towns, encompass the Massapequa school district which is one of the
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  • Hartsdale, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,414
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  • Rockville Centre, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,262
  • I have been living in Rockville Centre my whole life, and I think that this is a very good place to live. It is a suburb of New York City, though the city is very close and accessible. Many different
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  • Bellmore, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,722
  • 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
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  • North New Hyde Park, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,374
  • North New Hyde Park is a town in western Suffolk with great shopping, convenient access to Manhattan, and other major benefits. It is a nice town to live in but has the negative of being a bit crowded
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  • Malverne, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,556
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  • Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,058
  • Dobbs Ferry is a very significant city to live. I lived in the town for ten years. A lot of employment opportunities are evidenced in the city. It made me have a peaceful stay and raise my family as I

Employment is a key factor when considering your relocation options in New York. Ensuring that there are plenty of high paying jobs in your new city plays an important part in deciding where you want to relocate to. Using our unique algorithm and multiple data points, we came up with the best cities in New York for employment and jobs. Relocating is stressful enough, knowing that you are choosing a city with good job opportunities should at least alleviate some of that stress!

Listed above are New York cities with the best employment and job opportunities with a population over 5,000. These cities have a mix of low unemployment rates as well as high median income and income per capita. Unemployment rates continue to fall and hiring is up, so the rest will depend on which city you choose to relocate to. This list will help to ensure that the city you select has strong job opportunities.

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