Bensonhurst 71 Excellent
Bensonhurst Livability #47 ranked neighborhood in New York#103 ranked neighborhood in New YorkRanks better than 62% of areas
A+ Bensonhurst Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Bensonhurst Cost of Living Cost of living is 41% higher than New York
16969% more expensive than the US average
New York
16060% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Bensonhurst cost of living
B+ Bensonhurst Crime Total crime is 35% lower than New York
Total crime
1,15651% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 8751% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
5%Year over year crime is up
Bensonhurst crime
D+ Bensonhurst Employment Household income is 12% lower than New York
Median household income
$53,2044% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$24,68817% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%14% higher than the US average
Bensonhurst employment
D- Bensonhurst Housing Home value is 107% higher than New York
Median home value
$592,801221% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,18925% higher than the US average
Home ownership
35%45% lower than the US average
Bensonhurst real estate or Bensonhurst rentals
C+ Bensonhurst Schools HS graduation rate is 14% lower than New York
High school grad. rates
71%15% lower than the US average
School test scores
62%28% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/a100% lower than the US average
Bensonhurst K-12 schools
A- Bensonhurst User Ratings There are a total of 4 ratings in Bensonhurst
Overall user rating
80% 4 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
71% 3 total surveys
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      Bensonhurst transportation information

      StatisticBensonhurstNew YorkNew York
      Average one way commuten/a40min33min
      Workers who drive to work21.4%22.0%53.0%
      Workers who carpool6.6%4.6%6.7%
      Workers who take public transit60.5%56.6%28.0%
      Workers who bicycle0.6%1.1%0.7%
      Workers who walk7.7%10.0%6.3%
      Working from home2.3%4.1%4.0%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Bensonhurst, New York, NY data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).