Neighborhood Profile: Concordia College -White Plains Road neighborhood in Bronxville

The Concordia College-New York / White Plains Rd neighborhood is a very good choice for urban sophisticates, highly educated executives and families with school-aged children. 52.5% of residents have earned advanced degrees, and executives, managers and professionals make up 68.2% of the workforce. In fact, this neighborhood has a higher rate of adults with an advanced degree than 99.7% of the neighborhoods in America.

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The Concordia College neighborhood is also an excellent choice for college students. Due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during school breaks, you’ll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age children can rest easy knowing that this neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 0.3% of college-friendly places to live in the state of New York.

The Concordia College neighborhood has more British and Irish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America. In fact, 2.3% of this neighborhood’s residents have British ancestry and 23.5% have Irish ancestry. Residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (23.5%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (18.2%), and residents who report English roots (17.2%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (16.1%), along with some Polish ancestry residents (4.1%), among others. The neighborhood is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Italian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.5% of the neighborhoods in America.

Median real estate price is $2,334,604, which is more expensive than 99.4% of the neighborhoods in New York and 99.8% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. A quick look at realtor.com, however, reveals homes on the market with significantly lower asking prices. Concordia College neighborhood real estate is primarily made up of large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. 79.2% of the residences in the Concordia College neighborhood were built no later than 1939, and in some cases, quite a bit earlier.

The Concordia College-White Plains Road neighborhood is a great choice for first-time home buyers, families moving up for more space, and anyone else who appreciates quiet, tree-lined streets and large homes.

Source:  NeighborhoodScout.com