Income/capita 42%
Household income 79%
Unemployment 50%
IndexLake GroveNew YorkNational
Income per capita$42,330$34,212$29,829
Median household income$99,063$60,741$55,322
Median income owner occupied$108,380$83,277$70,586
Median income renter occupied$59,695$38,983$35,192
Median earnings male$55,070$40,464$36,919
Median earnings female$35,672$30,906$26,250
Unemployment rate2.4%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level8.4%15.5%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lake Grove is 42% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Lake Grove is 79% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lake Grove is 50% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lake Grove is 45% lower than the national average

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      Lake Grove employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.2%0.3%
      Manufacturing sector5.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services6.3%8.9%
      Wholesale & retail services20.4%20.2%
      Public administration6.7%3.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.0%3.7%
      Education, health & social services15.3%36.9%

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      Poquott, NY868$160,938191%
      Asharoken, NY486$153,750178%
      Lake Grove, NY11,206$99,06379%

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      Source: The Lake Grove, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).