Essex County, NY

Population 39,211

Essex County, NY Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 10.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 65%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 24.6%

Registered Offenders

2.90% Lower than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

298 Found nearby

Unemployment

Low 5.0%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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15 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 15 K-12 public schools in Essex County, NY and 8 private schools. Homefacts rates Essex County's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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68 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$287,000 compared to December 2019
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    40.6%
  • Rented
    15.5%
  • Owned
    43.9%

94 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Essex County, NY issued 94 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 94 permits, 92 were issued for single family homes and 2 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Essex County, NY issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Essex County, NY
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $663
  • 1 Bedroom: $710
  • 2 Bedrooms: $863
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,164
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,179

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Environmental Hazards

298 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Essex County, NY has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Essex County, NY is a green zone.
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  • UV Index LOW 1.4 Average
    Essex County, NY is a low risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 15.03°
  • February 15.3°
  • March 26.26°
  • April 39.74°
  • May 58.6°
  • June 59.8°
  • July 64.55°
  • August 62.16°
  • September 55.7°
  • October 44.74°
  • November 31.66°
  • December 20.73°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Essex County, NY

Earthquakes
Essex County, NY has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Essex County, NY has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Essex County, NY has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Essex County, NY has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Essex County, NY: $53,244

Unemployment

Unemployment in Essex County is 5.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 8.1% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 46.69%
White Collar - 53.31%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Andrew Cuomo
  • Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand
  • Sen. Charles E. Schumer

Neighborhood Info

9 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

13 FCC Towers view all