Income/capita 24%
Household income 32%
Unemployment 16%
IndexRooseveltNew YorkNational
Income per capita$22,757$34,212$29,829
Median household income$73,191$60,741$55,322
Median income owner occupied$84,474$83,277$70,586
Median income renter occupied$42,877$38,983$35,192
Median earnings male$29,434$40,464$36,919
Median earnings female$29,083$30,906$26,250
Unemployment rate5.4%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level11.7%15.5%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Roosevelt is 24% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Roosevelt is 32% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Roosevelt is 16% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Roosevelt is 23% lower than the national average

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      Roosevelt employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.4%0.3%
      Manufacturing sector6.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.1%4.5%
      Wholesale & retail services14.3%10.3%
      Public administration3.2%5.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.4%3.9%
      Education, health & social services12.1%35.1%

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      Plandome, NY1,228$228,409313%
      Upper Brookville, NY1,634$226,250309%
      Roosevelt, NY16,675$73,19132%

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      Roosevelt, NY16,675$73,19132%
      Source: The Roosevelt, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).