Income/capita 44%
Household income 85%
Unemployment 27%
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IndexOceansideNew YorkNational
Income per capita$42,947$34,212$29,829
Median household income$102,534$60,741$55,322
Median income owner occupied$112,002$83,277$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,667$38,983$35,192
Median earnings male$63,914$40,464$36,919
Median earnings female$40,942$30,906$26,250
Unemployment rate3.4%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level5.2%15.5%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Oceanside is 44% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Oceanside is 85% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Oceanside is 27% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Oceanside is 66% lower than the national average

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      Oceanside median earnings by income bracket

      Oceanside employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.1%1.8%
      Manufacturing sector4.6%0.1%
      Financial & insurance services9.3%5.9%
      Wholesale & retail services16.9%14.6%
      Public administration7.9%4.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.2%2.5%
      Education, health & social services13.5%41.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hewlett Bay Park, NY366$250,001351.9%
      Brookville, NY3,556$237,083328.6%
      Plandome, NY1,228$228,409312.9%
      Upper Brookville, NY1,634$226,250309.0%
      Munsey Park, NY2,719$222,083301.4%
      Oceanside, NY30,813$102,53485.3%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Granger, IN30,819$93,82569.6%
      Saratoga, CA30,830$169,579206.5%
      Holladay, UT30,793$77,75340.5%
      Miami Lakes, FL30,833$72,22530.6%
      Brooklyn Center, MN30,785$46,40016.1%
      Oceanside, NY30,813$102,53485.3%
      Source: The Oceanside, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).