Irondequoit 81 Exceptional
Irondequoit Livability #74 ranked city in New York#2,671 ranked city in the USARanks better than 90% of areas
A+ Irondequoit Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B- Irondequoit Cost of Living Cost of living is 21% lower than New York
937% less expensive than the US average
New York
11717% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Irondequoit cost of living
B+ Irondequoit Crime Total crime is 13% higher than New York
Total crime
2,01722% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 5022% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-32%Year over year crime is down
Irondequoit crime
C- Irondequoit Employment Household income is 9% lower than New York
Median household income
$55,303equal to the US average
Income per capita
$30,4302% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%24% lower than the US average
Irondequoit employment
F Irondequoit Housing Home value is 59% lower than New York
Median home value
$118,00036% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$84411% lower than the US average
Home ownership
78%23% higher than the US average
Irondequoit real estate or Irondequoit rentals
B Irondequoit Schools HS graduation rate is 7% higher than New York
High school grad. rates
88%6% higher than the US average
School test scores
58%18% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Irondequoit K-12 schools
B+ Irondequoit User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Irondequoit
Overall user rating
74% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
68% 2 total surveys
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      Living in Irondequoit, NY

      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%.

      Irondequoit transportation information

      StatisticIrondequoitNew YorkNational
      Average one way commute20min33min26min
      Workers who drive to work85.4%53.0%76.4%
      Workers who carpool6.9%6.7%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.5%28.0%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.6%0.7%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.3%6.3%2.8%
      Working from home3.5%4.0%4.6%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)0 (1)12354
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)0 (1)23711

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.

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      Source: The Irondequoit, NY data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).