C- Shelter Island Amenities Some amenities close to this location
F Shelter Island Cost of Living Cost of living is 65% higher than New York
Shelter Island
19393% more expensive than the US average
New York
11717% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Shelter Island cost of living
A+ Shelter Island Crime Total crime is 86% lower than New York
Total crime
25190% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 39990% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-7%Year over year crime is down
Shelter Island crime
B Shelter Island Employment Household income is 27% higher than New York
Median household income
$76,96739% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$50,11368% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%28% lower than the US average
Shelter Island employment
D+ Shelter Island Housing Home value is 132% higher than New York
Median home value
$664,600260% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$0100% lower than the US average
Home ownership
78%23% higher than the US average
Shelter Island real estate or Shelter Island rentals
B Shelter Island Schools HS graduation rate is 15% higher than New York
High school grad. rates
95%14% higher than the US average
School test scores
55%11% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Shelter Island K-12 schools

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