Income/capita 199%
Household income 194%
Unemployment 37%
IndexRyeNew YorkNational
Income per capita$89,301$34,212$29,829
Median household income$162,394$60,741$55,322
Median income owner occupied$203,929$83,277$70,586
Median income renter occupied$87,228$38,983$35,192
Median earnings male$136,528$40,464$36,919
Median earnings female$41,667$30,906$26,250
Unemployment rate2.9%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level3.3%15.5%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Rye is 199% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Rye is 194% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Rye is 37% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Rye is 78% lower than the national average

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      Rye employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.4%2.1%
      Manufacturing sector2.5%0.1%
      Financial & insurance services28.8%6.2%
      Wholesale & retail services9.7%14.1%
      Public administration2.5%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.2%1.1%
      Education, health & social services9.3%34.4%

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      Plandome, NY1,228$228,409313%
      Upper Brookville, NY1,634$226,250309%
      Rye, NY15,949$162,394194%

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      West Columbia, SC15,947$38,96430%
      Belvedere Park, GA15,951$39,50629%
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      Rye, NY15,949$162,394194%
      Source: The Rye, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).