The Rockaways 61 Below average
The Rockaways Livability #94 ranked neighborhood in New York#204 ranked neighborhood in New YorkRanks better than 25% of areas
A+ The Rockaways Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F The Rockaways Cost of Living Cost of living is 13% higher than New York
The Rockaways
13333% more expensive than the US average
New York
16262% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
The Rockaways cost of living
F The Rockaways Crime Total crime is 6% higher than New York
Total crime
1,90126% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 5326% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
The Rockaways crime
C- The Rockaways Employment Household income is 5% higher than New York
Median household income
$63,51415% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$27,8847% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%17% higher than the US average
The Rockaways employment
C- The Rockaways Housing Home value is 4% higher than New York
Median home value
$297,56261% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$77418% lower than the US average
Home ownership
36%44% lower than the US average
The Rockaways real estate or The Rockaways rentals
F The Rockaways Schools HS graduation rate is 11% lower than New York
High school grad. rates
73%12% lower than the US average
School test scores
35%29% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
The Rockaways K-12 schools
C+ The Rockaways User Ratings There are a total of 4 ratings in The Rockaways
Overall user rating
68% 4 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
51% 3 total surveys
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      The Rockaways transportation information

      StatisticThe RockawaysNew YorkNew York
      Average one way commuten/a40min33min
      Workers who drive to work45.1%22.0%53.0%
      Workers who carpool6.3%4.6%6.7%
      Workers who take public transit37.6%56.6%28.0%
      Workers who bicycle0.7%1.1%0.7%
      Workers who walk6.3%10.0%6.3%
      Working from home2.3%4.1%4.0%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)02 (4)12
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)01 (7)23

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