Located in the state of New York, Irondequoit is a moderately-sized city with a population of 51,135 residents. Irondequoit has a population density of 3,411 people per square mile. This would be considered well above the national population density level. If we take a look at the last Census, the vast majority of the population falls within one racial group (85% White). Given that fact, Irondequoit could be considered less diverse than other cities. Irondequoit has a high percentage of people who are married with children when compared to the rest of the country. In total, more than 72% of the population is classified as married and 64% have kids.
If you’re considering relocating to any new city, it could be a very daunting task. However, it could also be a fulfilling experience if you are willing to get to know the area before actually living in Irondequoit, New York. To help you find the best places to live in and around Irondequoit, AreaVibes has created a livability score using key metrics like amenities, crime, cost of living, education, employment and more.
Irondequoit, NY receives 71/100 for its livability score; this results in a ranking of #355 in New York and #9,353 in the USA. If we probe a little deeper into each category within the livability score, we see that Irondequoit has higher than average grades for the following: amenities (A+), cost of living (B-) and education (B). Unfortunately for Irondequoit, there are some categories for which it does not rank well, this includes: crime (F), weather (D) and housing (F).
Location, location, location - possibly the three most important words in your search for a new place to live. Fortunately, in Irondequoit, there is no shortage of amazing local amenities and interesting things to do.
Assuming that Irondequoit meets all of your requirements, the next most important item to examine is the affordability of real estate in Irondequoit. Everything else becomes a lot less important if it turns out that home prices in Irondequoit are simply unattainable. The median home price for Irondequoit homes is $118,000, which is 58.8% lower than the New York average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Irondequoit, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 2.1, which is 55.3% lower than the New York average. For most people, purchasing a new home is the biggest investment they will make in their lifetime. Taking a look at overall real estate appreciation rates in Irondequoit will offer some insight into determining if your home purchase will be a solid investment for years to come. In Irondequoit, the year-over-year appreciation rates were -6.9%, and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 3.1%.
|Average one way commute||20min||33min||26min|
|Workers who drive to work||85.4%||53.0%||76.4%|
|Workers who carpool||6.9%||6.7%||9.3%|
|Workers who take public transit||1.5%||28.0%||5.1%|
|Workers who bicycle||0.6%||0.7%||0.6%|
|Workers who walk||1.3%||6.3%||2.8%|
|Working from home||3.5%||4.0%||4.6%|
|Airports (within 30 miles of city center)||0 (1)||12||354|
|Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)||0 (1)||23||711|