Population: 10,837Median home value: $98,427 66 Ranks better than 42% of areas
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A+ Forest Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B+ Forest Cost of Living Cost of living is 27% lower than New York
8713% less expensive than the US average
8515% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Forest cost of living
F Forest Crime Total crime is 98% higher than New York
Total crime
3,70935% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2735% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-11%Year over year crime is down
Forest crime
D Forest Employment Household income is 25% lower than New York
Median household income
$45,62518% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$23,88120% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%4% lower than the US average
Forest employment
B+ Forest Housing Home value is 66% lower than New York
Median home value
$98,42747% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$67229% lower than the US average
Home ownership
38%41% lower than the US average
Forest real estate or Forest rentals
F Forest Schools HS graduation rate is 7% lower than New York
High school grad. rates
76%8% lower than the US average
School test scores
24%52% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Buffalo K-12 schools or Buffalo colleges

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Cold Spring, Buffalo751.6533

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