Upper West Side 80 Exceptional
Upper West Side Livability #7 ranked neighborhood in New York#25 ranked neighborhood in New YorkRanks better than 88% of areas
A+ Upper West Side Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Upper West Side Cost of Living Cost of living is 71% higher than New York
Upper West Side
201101% more expensive than the US average
New York
16262% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Upper West Side cost of living
B Upper West Side Crime Total crime is 14% higher than New York
Total crime
2,04721% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 4921% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Upper West Side crime
A+ Upper West Side Employment Household income is 100% higher than New York
Median household income
$121,502120% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$95,138219% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%17% lower than the US average
Upper West Side employment
F Upper West Side Housing Home value is 187% higher than New York
Median home value
$821,117345% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,67577% higher than the US average
Home ownership
34%47% lower than the US average
Upper West Side real estate or Upper West Side rentals
A Upper West Side Schools HS graduation rate is 12% higher than New York
High school grad. rates
92%11% higher than the US average
School test scores
65%33% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Upper West Side K-12 schools
A+ Upper West Side User Ratings There are a total of 6 ratings in Upper West Side
Overall user rating
91% 6 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
91% 5 total surveys
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      Upper West Side transportation information

      StatisticUpper West SideNew YorkNew York
      Average one way commuten/a40min33min
      Workers who drive to work5.4%22.0%53.0%
      Workers who carpool1.7%4.6%6.7%
      Workers who take public transit68.1%56.6%28.0%
      Workers who bicycle1.6%1.1%0.7%
      Workers who walk11.2%10.0%6.3%
      Working from home8.1%4.1%4.0%

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