Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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IndexValley StreamNew YorkNational
Income per capita$40,961$34,212$29,829
Median household income$116,746$60,741$55,322
Median income owner occupied$129,746$83,277$70,586
Median income renter occupied$52,009$38,983$35,192
Median earnings male$50,919$40,464$36,919
Median earnings female$44,167$30,906$26,250
Unemployment rate3.2%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level3.8%15.5%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Valley Stream is 37% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Valley Stream is 111% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Valley Stream is 32% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Valley Stream is 75% lower than the national average

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      $77,822 $116,746 $233,492
      $40,489 $60,741 $121,482
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Valley Stream median earnings by income bracket

      Valley Stream employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.4%9.4%
      Manufacturing sector5.9%5.9%
      Financial & insurance services9.0%9.0%
      Wholesale & retail services11.9%11.9%
      Public administration7.0%7.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.1%11.1%
      Education, health & social services18.0%18.0%

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      Woodsburgh, NY818$250,001351.9%
      Plandome, NY1,346$250,001351.9%
      Valley Stream, NY37,489$116,746111.0%

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      Valley Stream, NY37,489$116,746111.0%
      Source: The Valley Stream, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).