Income/capita 249%
Household income 129%
Unemployment 35%
IndexSohoNew YorkNew York
Income per capita$104,185$34,099$34,212
Median household income$126,708$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$98,696$39,282$40,464
Median earnings female$77,127$32,636$30,906
Unemployment rate3.0%5.5%4.8%
Poverty leveln/a20.3%15.5%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Soho is 249% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Soho is 129% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Soho is 35% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Soho is equal to the national average

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      Soho employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry2.0%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector1.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services20.7%11.7%
      Wholesale & retail services5.7%12.5%
      Public administration1.7%0.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.9%0.9%
      Education, health & social services10.7%19.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bronxville, NY6,395$203,036267%
      Upper Montclair, NJ11,731$190,515244%
      North Caldwell, NJ6,519$188,897241%
      Kensington, NY1,176$175,625217%
      Essex Fells, NJ2,164$174,432215%
      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 Soho, New York, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).