Some folks will tell you the best place to live in New York is in Jericho, with these attractive assets.
Median home value: $797,400 - 87 percent owners
Median rent: $2,008 13 percent renters
Median household income: $173,709
Jericho is in Nassau County, which means that it is less than 30 miles from the services and convenience of Manhattan, but with a suburban vibe that is great for families. The school system is also very good: Jericho Senior High School regularly ranks among the best public high schools.