Lower East Side 72 Excellent
Lower East Side Livability #41 ranked neighborhood in New York#90 ranked neighborhood in New YorkRanks better than 65% of areas
A+ Lower East Side Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Lower East Side Cost of Living Cost of living is 5% higher than New York
Lower East Side
12424% more expensive than the US average
New York
16161% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Lower East Side cost of living
F Lower East Side Crime Total crime is 77% higher than New York
Total crime
3,14834% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3234% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
5%Year over year crime is up
Lower East Side crime
C- Lower East Side Employment Household income is 19% lower than New York
Median household income
$49,24611% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$34,13214% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%4% higher than the US average
Lower East Side employment
D Lower East Side Housing Home value is 27% lower than New York
Median home value
$208,01413% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,06512% higher than the US average
Home ownership
14%78% lower than the US average
Lower East Side real estate or Lower East Side rentals
B- Lower East Side Schools HS graduation rate is 19% lower than New York
High school grad. rates
66%20% lower than the US average
School test scores
69%43% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Lower East Side K-12 schools
A+ Lower East Side User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Lower East Side
Overall user rating
95% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
100% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
84% 1 total surveys
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      Lower East Side transportation information

      StatisticLower East SideNew YorkNew York
      Average one way commuten/a40min33min
      Workers who drive to work5.8%22.0%53.0%
      Workers who carpool2.9%4.6%6.7%
      Workers who take public transit54.8%56.6%28.0%
      Workers who bicycle4.0%1.1%0.7%
      Workers who walk25.7%10.0%6.3%
      Working from home4.5%4.1%4.0%

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