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  Bronx County is the poorest county in New York. New York is the largest city located within Bronx County.
  The population of Bronx county is estimated at 1,468,976 where 553,909 speak English exclusively and 47,054 speak primarily in another language. In 2017 there were 21,092 births and 10,612 deaths in Bronx county. Bronx county has 61,305 housing units that are owned with a mortgage or a loan, 31,796 that are owned free and clear and 390,348 that are renter occupied.

  The good residents of Bronx County filed 653,330 federal tax returns in 2017. This amount represents 6.8% of all New York filings and 0.438% of the entire nation. Bronx had an impressive combined total federal tax liability of $3,852,141,000 on earned income of $24,275,333,000. Other notable statistics from Bronx County were 20,380 unemployment claims which collected a total of $98,813,000 and 112,800 charitable contributions valued at $396,432,000. 52,660 filings from Bronx County paid a combined total of $193,248,000 in property taxes and 49,940 filings paid $374,877,000 on mortgage interest costs.

  In 2010 Bronx county had 619 religious congregations with an estimated 518,003 members.

19.4% of the Bronx population has a college level Bachelors degree or higher. 28.5% have less than a highschool diploma level education.

Approximately 24% of Bronx County voted in the presidential election of 2016. This is an increase from the 2012 election by 42,810 votes.

At $37,377 the median income is 57.7% of the New York average. An estimated 38,533 people claimed to be unemployed last year in Bronx, the equivalant of around 6.2% of the county population. This represents a decrease in the level of unemployment from the previous year's value of 7.1%.

Top 15 Industries in Bronx County.
Total # EmployedIndustry Job Type
98,945Health care and social assistance
31,114General medical and surgical hospitals
27,777Retail trade
24,865Ambulatory health care services
20,872Nursing and residential care facilities
19,735Social assistance
15,924Accommodation and food services
15,590Food services and drinking places
14,729Nursing care facilities (skilled nursing facilities)
13,856Home health care services
12,075Restaurants and other eating places
11,875Individual and family services
10,510Wholesale trade
8,856Real estate and rental and leasing

In 2018 the average price reduction was 3.79% in Bronx County (averaging across 5 zip codes; 10471, 10469, 10466, 10463 and 10465).

In 2018 11.12% of listings in Bronx County (averaging across 10 zip codes a sample of which are; 10466, 10469, 10467, 10462 and 10463) dropped their price.

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