Income/capita 44%
Household income 48%
Unemployment 45%
IndexLakeviewBuffaloNew York
Income per capita$16,801$21,566$34,212
Median household income$28,684$33,119$60,741
Median income owner occupied$0$52,050$83,277
Median income renter occupied$0$22,316$38,983
Median earnings male$30,330$27,243$40,464
Median earnings female$22,777$22,724$30,906
Unemployment rate2.6%5.8%4.8%
Poverty leveln/a31.2%15.5%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lakeview is 44% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lakeview is 48% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lakeview is 45% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lakeview is equal to the national average

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      Lakeview employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector6.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.3%9.0%
      Wholesale & retail services8.2%28.0%
      Public administration5.8%12.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services33.1%26.0%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Clarence Center, NY2,341$102,03184%
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      Harris Hill, NY5,761$87,14358%
      Orchard Park, NY3,197$85,82155%
      Clarence, NY2,927$85,07854%
      Buffalo, NY258,989$33,11940%

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      Fort Wayne, IN260,954$44,44920%
      Jersey City, NJ261,666$60,70310%
      Orlando, FL263,306$44,00720%
      St. Petersburg, FL253,585$48,18313%
      Buffalo, NY258,989$33,11940%
      Source: The Lakeview, Buffalo, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).