Income/capita 35%
Household income 30%
Unemployment 91%
IndexBedford ParkNew YorkNew York
Income per capita$19,391$34,099$34,212
Median household income$38,675$55,191$60,741
Median income owner occupied$0$88,737$83,277
Median income renter occupied$0$42,581$38,983
Median earnings male$30,841$39,282$40,464
Median earnings female$26,129$32,636$30,906
Unemployment rate8.9%5.5%4.8%
Poverty leveln/a20.3%15.5%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bedford Park is 35% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bedford Park is 30% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bedford Park is 91% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bedford Park is equal to the national average

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      Bedford Park employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.1%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector4.0%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services2.4%3.1%
      Wholesale & retail services16.1%12.9%
      Public administration2.4%2.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.7%2.1%
      Education, health & social services14.9%46.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Scarsdale, NY17,684$250,001352%
      Sands Point, NY2,859$231,667319%
      Plandome, NY1,228$228,409313%
      Munsey Park, NY2,719$222,083301%
      Roslyn Estates, NY1,200$208,929278%
      New York, NY8,461,961$55,1910%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Los Angeles, CA3,918,872$51,5387%
      Chicago, IL2,714,017$50,4349%
      New York, NY8,461,961$55,1910%
      Source: The Bedford Park, New York, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).