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Average Rent in Valley Stream, NY

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Valley Stream Studio - $1,500-
Valley Stream 1 Bed - $2,8000%
Valley Stream 2 Beds - $2,815-4%
Last updated 6/14/2024

Local Guide

See what Valley Stream, NY has to offer.

Local Reviews

There is a side LIRR that you can take to the Rockaways or into NYC. There are local places to eat different cuisines.

Neighborhood has malls nearby, access to public transportation, close to city and much more. It's quite and safe to raise family. Many grocery stores nearby.

The things i like most about the neighborhood is the fact that it is a quiet neighborhood. The public transportion to the city is quick and timely.

My neighborhood is very diverse which is one of the reasons why I love it. I love going to the park with my family.

There is a beautiful park and man made lake. There is a community pool, as well. In addition, there is a great 4th of July concert and fireworks.

We have a beautiful park with a lake and a town pool. It has supermarket in walking distance and I like to take my grandchildren to the pool in summer

Demographics

Education

High School

34%

Associate's

28%

Bachelor's

24%

Master's

13%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

31%

3 people

27%

4 people

21%

5 people

13%

6+ people

9%

Household Income

0-50k

19%

50-100k

26%

100-150k

24%

150-200k

18%

200k+

14%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

13%

20-45

32%

45-65

29%

65+

15%

Affordability

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/14/2024

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Valley Stream, NY

In Valley Stream, NY, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,500 to $2,815. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Valley Stream, NY is $1,500. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $2,800. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $2,815.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-

Changed from $1,500 to $1,500
1 Bed

0%

Changed from $2,800 to $2,800
2 Beds

-4%

Changed from $2,932 to $2,815
Last updated 6/14/2024

Rent Ranges

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Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
New York$4,010-6%
Hoboken$3,470+74%
Jersey City$3,449-3%
Long Island City$3,322--
Brooklyn$3,313-10%
Weehawken$3,212-1%
Newark$2,6850%
Maplewood$2,432+10%
Stamford$1,928-4%
Queens$1,800+9%
Montclair$1,650+2%
Bronx$1,517-37%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
New York$5,097-5%
Brooklyn$4,456+6%
Long Island City$4,269--
Jersey City$3,792-1%
Weehawken$3,703-5%
Hoboken$3,610+5%
Newark$2,542-5%
Stamford$2,516-2%
Queens$2,400+20%
Maplewood$2,305-7%
Montclair$2,249+5%
Bronx$1,767-31%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
New York$6,992-8%
Long Island City$6,503--
Brooklyn$6,169+116%
Weehawken$5,826+2%
Jersey City$4,862-1%
Hoboken$4,469+5%
Stamford$3,300-4%
Maplewood$3,097+6%
Queens$2,800+12%
Montclair$2,575+7%
Newark$2,1000%
Bronx$2,0170%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

13%

15-30 Mins

22%

30-40 Mins

17%

40-60 Mins

16%

60+ Mins

32%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 7676

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 8 of 15 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 13 of 15 renters

Percentage: 5050

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 8 of 15 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Restaurants

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cooking skills not required in Valley Stream.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 94% more restaurants than average
  3. 10% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Valley Stream is espresso-ing itself in all the right ways.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 6% more coffee shops than average
  3. 60% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You've got a good shot at a great night out in Valley Stream.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 10% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 38% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Valley Stream is prime for park lovers.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. Significantly more parks than average
  3. 12% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

A strong score for fitness in Valley Stream.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 27% more gyms than average
  3. 34% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Valley Stream is a masterpiece for fine art lovers.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 98% more fine art centers than average
  3. 27% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is no sight for sore eyes. Plenty of docs in Valley Stream.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more medical facilities than average
  3. 48% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Sit. Stay. Good boy. Valley Stream is a good place for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more pet facilities than average
  3. 22% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. Significantly more shops than average
  3. 25% more shops than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The road is less traveled for filling the tank up in Valley Stream.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. Significantly more gas stations than average
  3. 21% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 77% more grocery stores than average
  3. 17% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 15 of 15 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 12 of 15 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 12 of 15 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 12 of 15 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 12 of 15 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 11 of 15 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 11 of 15 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 10 of 15 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 10 of 15 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 10 of 15 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 9 of 15 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 9 of 15 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 8 of 15 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 8 of 15 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 8 of 15 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 9 of 15 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 10 of 15 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 13 of 15 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 13 of 15 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 13 of 15 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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Top Schools in Valley Stream

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About

Valley Stream, NY

Overview of Valley Stream

Valley Stream, N.Y., home to about 37,700 people, is located in Nassau County. Residents enjoy a median household income of approximately $85,000, which is significantly higher than New York's state average of $57,000. The NYC borough of Queens is just 10 miles away. Those living in Valley Stream apartments for rent have formed a close-knit community, rich in spirit among beautiful scenery. This suburban area is sure to have everything that you may be searching for.

Living in Valley Stream, NY

If you're searching for opportunities regarding higher education, there are several colleges and universities nearby. Some of these include Molloy College, Adelphi University, CUNY York College, St. John's University - New York, Hofstra University and Nassau Community College.

The unemployment rate in Valley Stream, according to City-Data is at about eight percent, compared to New York's average of nine. With that in mind, there are various business ventures to take part in conveniently located near rentals in Valley Stream. Some employers in Nassau county were even named among 2011's Best Companies to Work for in New York. Some of these include ALK-Abello, Inc., Biomedical Research Alliance of New York LLC and David Lerner Associates, Inc.

There is always transportation readily available for residents as well. Just miles away are the Kennedy and LaGuardia airports. There is also the Long Island Railroad and the Nassau Inter County Express.

Valley Stream Attractions and Special Events

Valley Stream is home to a wide array of attractions. Hempstead Lake State Park is filled with the potential for virtually any recreational activity. There are 20 tennis courts, playgrounds, trails for horseback riding, biking and running as well as multiple basketball courts and shaded picnic areas. There is also a large historic hand-carved carousel for residents to enjoy. If you're into fishing, Hempstead Lake is the largest lake in all of Nassau County and is full of trout, bass chain pickerel and more.

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