Income/capita 36%
Household income 81%
Unemployment 23%
IndexEast MassapequaNew YorkNational
Income per capita$40,707$34,212$29,829
Median household income$100,395$60,741$55,322
Median income owner occupied$110,134$83,277$70,586
Median income renter occupied$46,970$38,983$35,192
Median earnings male$54,352$40,464$36,919
Median earnings female$42,386$30,906$26,250
Unemployment rate3.6%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level6.6%15.5%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in East Massapequa is 36% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in East Massapequa is 81% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in East Massapequa is 23% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in East Massapequa is 56% lower than the national average

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      East Massapequa employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.2%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector6.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services7.3%8.8%
      Wholesale & retail services14.7%6.3%
      Public administration7.4%2.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.9%5.4%
      Education, health & social services15.0%43.5%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hewlett Bay Park, NY366$250,001352%
      Brookville, NY3,556$237,083329%
      Sands Point, NY2,859$231,667319%
      Plandome, NY1,228$228,409313%
      Upper Brookville, NY1,634$226,250309%
      East Massapequa, NY19,827$100,39581%

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      Bothell West, WA19,833$89,55162%
      Plattsburgh, NY19,820$39,92828%
      Montclair, VA19,836$126,745129%
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      Source: The East Massapequa, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).