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Income/capita 113%
Household income 113%
Unemployment 33%
IndexPort WashingtonNew YorkNational
Income per capita$63,559$34,212$29,829
Median household income$117,647$60,741$55,322
Median income owner occupied$153,548$83,277$70,586
Median income renter occupied$64,514$38,983$35,192
Median earnings male$70,112$40,464$36,919
Median earnings female$41,777$30,906$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level2.5%15.5%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Port Washington is 113% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Port Washington is 113% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Port Washington is 33% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Port Washington is 84% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $78,423$117,647$235,294
      City
      $40,489$60,741$121,482
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Port Washington median earnings by income bracket

      Port Washington employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.0%0.6%
      Manufacturing sector5.0%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services14.4%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services8.4%10.7%
      Public administration2.7%3.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.3%0.8%
      Education, health & social services12.8%38.6%
      Other41.0%28.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hewlett Bay Park, NY366$250,001352%
      Scarsdale, NY17,684$250,001352%
      Brookville, NY3,556$237,083329%
      Sands Point, NY2,859$231,667319%
      Plandome, NY1,228$228,409313%
      Port Washington, NY15,925$117,647113%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Buffalo, MN15,927$67,00021%
      Rutland, VT15,921$41,50225%
      Overland, MO15,932$43,79921%
      Hybla Valley, VA15,941$56,4582%
      West Columbia, SC15,947$38,96430%
      Port Washington, NY15,925$117,647113%
      Source: The Port Washington, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).