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Recent Reviews

Lawrence Road Middle School

I would give this school 0 stars if I could, it's simply horrible. I put my daughter in...

Posted 3 days ago

Sacred Heart Academy

My daughter is a SHA sophomore. She is in all Honors classes so academically I can onl...

Posted 55 days ago

Crescent School

I've been in this school for as long as ten years, ever since kindergarten. What I like...

Posted 65 days ago

What's it like to live in Hempstead?

HempsteadNew YorkU.S.
Median household income $55,919 $54,602 $50,935
Median home price $257,700 $251,700 $152,300
Cost of living (% of national avg)135% 127% 100%
Unemployment 7% 8% 9%
Violent crime index (1 is lowest)654
Days per year with some sun: 172
Days per year with some precipitation: 124
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Source: Sperling's Best Places
Population: 53,891
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