Country Club, Bronx
Country Club is an affluent, upper middle class, and wealthy residential neighborhood located in the East Bronx in New York City. It shares the 10465 ZIP code with Throggs Neck, although it is part of Pelham Bay. The neighborhood's boundaries are Pelham Bay Park to the north, Eastchester Bay to the east, Randall Avenue to the south, and the New England Thruway to the west. This area is policed by the 45th Precinct.
According to Yahoo! Neighborhood Profiles,
- the median household income is $78,046
- 51% of households are headed by single persons
- 49% of households headed by married couples
- 70% of households have children
- 58.9% of residents are white collar workers
Property values in Country Club exceed the national average.
Quality of life
Orchard Beach and Pelham Bay Park, the largest public park in New York City, are located nearby. Residents are also five minutes away from City Island in Eastchester Bay. The Country Club section of the Bronx contains a large Italian-American population. Country Club is bordered to the west by Bruckner Expressway and the Throgs Neck Expressway.[vague] As there is no alternate side parking regulation in this residential area, many residents drive, but Manhattan is easily accessible via[when?] the Middletown Road and Buhre Avenue subway stations on the 6 line within a 10-minute walk from the park. Surface transportation is provided by the Bx24 local bus.
Country Club is home to a Private Primary Educational institution, Villa Maria Academy operated by the Congregation of Notre Dame of Montreal. Students must study French and religious education. http://www.vma-ny.org/index-1.html Country Club is also home to one of the finest Nursing Homes in New York City, Providence Rest. https://www.providencerest.org/. The NYC public primary school serving Country Club's children is PS 71, http://schools.nyc.gov/SchoolPortals/08/X071/default.htm
Country club has a population of around 8,000 people. It is a predominantly white neighborhood with around 80-85% of the population of Country Club being non-Hispanic white, while around 10-15% are of Hispanic ancestry.
Dion DiMucci, singer - of Dion and the Belmonts fame, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dion_DiMucci Catherine Narducci, actress - A Bronx Tale, The Soppranos, Two Family House http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kathrine_Narducci EJ Sepp, theater and film writer - The Linguists, The Supers http://www.thesupers.tv/supers-overview.html
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