Brookhaven employment information

IndexBrookhavenNew YorkNational
Income per capita$42,286$32,829$28,555
Median household income$90,132$58,687$53,482
Median income owner occupied$98,625$81,101$68,142
Median income renter occupied$52,240$37,422$33,219
Median earnings male$60,185$39,569$36,116
Median earnings female$41,532$30,512$25,692
Unemployment rate5.4%5.6%5.8%
Poverty level9.4%15.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Brookhaven is 48% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Brookhaven is 69% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Brookhaven is 7% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Brookhaven is 40% lower than the national average.

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Brookhaven median earnings by income bracket

Brookhaven employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry15.4%1.2%
Manufacturing sector7.9%0.0%
Financial & insurance services3.9%7.0%
Wholesale & retail services25.5%10.0%
Public administration4.7%5.5%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.0%0.0%
Education, health & social services19.0%44.9%

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Saltaire, NY81$200,417275%
Belle Terre, NY834$185,000246%
Nissequogue, NY1,692$161,071201%
West Hampton Dunes, NY47$153,125186%
Brookhaven, NY3,337$90,13269%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Princess Anne, MD3,337$24,55954%
Spring City, PA3,337$45,12616%
Port Angeles East, WA3,338$52,1313%
Bunk Foss, WA3,336$93,54275%
Montezuma, GA3,338$26,94450%
Brookhaven, NY3,337$90,13269%
Source: The Brookhaven, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.