No. 49: Kensington, N.Y.

No. 49: Kensington, N.Y.

New York MSA: Nassau County
Median home sale price: $1,226,328
Price change YOY: -9.7%
Population: 1,211
Median household income: $115,916

In addition to beautiful homes and beaches, Kensington is also boasts a locally well-known giraffe statue, which stands on the village green and is considered by residents to be a mascot for Great Neck.