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Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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IndexFinancial DistrictNew YorkNew York
Income per capita$104,585$41,625$34,212
Median household income$175,518$67,046$60,741
Median income owner occupied$0$104,217$83,277
Median income renter occupied$0$52,724$38,983
Median earnings male$129,274$45,932$40,464
Median earnings female$84,898$38,728$30,906
Unemployment rate3.0%4.2%4.8%
Poverty leveln/a17.3%15.5%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Financial District is 251% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Financial District is 217% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Financial District is 35% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Financial District is 100% lower than the national average

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      $44,692 $67,046 $134,092
      $40,489 $60,741 $121,482
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Financial District median earnings by income bracket

      Financial District employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry1.2%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector2.6%2.6%
      Financial & insurance services29.2%29.2%
      Wholesale & retail services6.5%6.5%
      Public administration1.6%1.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.6%1.6%
      Education, health & social services6.9%6.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Essex Fells, NJ2,037$215,104288.8%
      Upper Montclair, NJ11,439$214,726288.1%
      Glen Ridge, NJ7,583$211,091281.6%
      Pelham Manor, NY5,535$190,427244.2%
      North Caldwell, NJ6,640$188,750241.2%
      New York, NY8,379,552$67,04621.2%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Los Angeles, CA3,973,278$65,29018.0%
      Toronto, ON3,013,752n/a 
      Chicago, IL2,699,347$62,09712.2%
      New York, NY8,379,552$67,04621.2%
      Source: The Financial District, New York, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).