Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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IndexWest HillAlbanyNew York
Income per capita$15,723$29,664$34,212
Median household income$33,382$48,512$60,741
Median income owner occupied$0$86,203$83,277
Median income renter occupied$0$34,650$38,983
Median earnings male$30,366$32,597$40,464
Median earnings female$25,107$25,780$30,906
Unemployment rate10.2%4.3%4.8%
Poverty leveln/a22.9%15.5%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in West Hill is 47% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in West Hill is 40% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in West Hill is 118% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in West Hill is 100% lower than the national average

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      $32,338 $48,512 $97,024
      $40,489 $60,741 $121,482
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      West Hill median earnings by income bracket

      West Hill employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.6%5.6%
      Manufacturing sector2.2%2.2%
      Financial & insurance services3.6%3.6%
      Wholesale & retail services13.8%13.8%
      Public administration3.9%3.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities17.6%17.6%
      Education, health & social services32.4%32.4%

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      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Niskayuna, NY19,741$110,746100.2%
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      East Greenbush, NY6,299$92,40967.0%
      Colonie, NY7,686$92,23866.7%
      Albany, NY96,860$48,51212.3%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Nampa, ID96,825$53,2053.8%
      Federal Way, WA96,812$68,67224.1%
      Bend, OR97,032$67,97322.9%
      Erie, PA96,616$38,65530.1%
      Lawrence, KS97,348$55,5980.5%
      Albany, NY96,860$48,51212.3%
      Source: The West Hill, Albany, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).