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Port Jefferson (informally known as Port Jeff) is an incorporated village in the Town of Brookhaven in Suffolk County, New York on the North Shore of Long Island. Officially known as the Incorporated Village of Port Jefferson, the population was 7,750 as of the 2010 United States Census. Port Jefferson was first settled in the 17th century and remained a rural community until its development as an active shipbuilding center in the mid-19th century. The village has since transitioned to a tourist-based economy. The port remains active as terminus of the Bridgeport & Port Jefferson Ferry, one of two commercial ferry lines between Long Island and Connecticut, and is supplemented by the terminus of the Long Island Rail Road's Port Jefferson Branch. It is also the center of the Greater Port Jefferson region of northwestern Brookhaven, serving as the cultural, commercial and transportation hub of the neighboring Port Jefferson Station, Belle Terre, Mount Sinai, Miller Place, Poquott, and the Setaukets.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Port Jefferson in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Port Jefferson like a local. Port Jefferson is located at a short trip away from New York City a major city in United States. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit New York City for its bountiful attractions like Empire State Building, Central Park, Statue Of Liberty on your trip to Port Jefferson. A vacation to Port Jefferson can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Port Jefferson*

  • Pollution Statistics in Port Jefferson

    Know the pollution level of Port Jefferson before you plan your visit.

    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 75 (High)
  • Port Jefferson: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Port Jefferson for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Port Jefferson.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.75 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 68.75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.25 (Low)
  • Living in Port Jefferson - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 72.66 (High)
    • Climate Index 71.69 (High)
    • Pollution Index 8.62 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 75 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.13 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Port Jefferson

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Port Jefferson

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 45 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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