Brewster 70 Excellent
Brewster Livability #375 ranked city in New York#6,693 ranked city in the USARanks better than 77% of areas

Pros and Cons of Living in Brewster

  • Commute

    High commute scores indicates that public transit should be easily accessible in this area and the average commute time to work is less than average.

  • Crime

    With a lower than average crime rate per 100,000 people, this area could be considered a very safe place to live. Crime rates are based on both violent and property crimes.

  • Ratings

    Local residents have positive things to say about the proximity of restaurants, grocery stores, parks, public transit, friendliness of neighbors, sense of community and overall safety of the area.

  • Amenities

    A majority of amenities are not ideally situated within a reasonable walking distance, which may lead residents to rely on a vehicle or public transportation.

  • Cost Of Living

    Based on the most recent cost of living data, this area is more expensive to live in. You can expect to pay more for everyday goods and services, housing, groceries and utilities.

  • Health & Safety

    Poor air quality and the inaccessibility of certain health related facilities like hospitals, clinics, doctors and pharmacies could have all contributed to the low score in this category.

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      Brewster transportation information

      Statistic Brewster New York National
      Average one way commute31min33min26min
      Workers who drive to work46.9%53.0%76.4%
      Workers who carpool25.9%6.7%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit12.6%28.0%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.7%0.6%
      Workers who walk5.8%6.3%2.8%
      Working from home4.1%4.0%4.6%
      Source: The Brewster, NY data and statistics displayed above are derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).