In 2020, Wantagh, NY had a population of 17.5k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $154,493. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Wantagh, NY declined from 17,915 to 17,548, a −2.05% decrease and its median household income declined from $155,426 to $154,493, a −0.6% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wantagh, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (90.6%), White (Hispanic) (4.35%), Two+ (Hispanic) (1.23%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.997%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.946%).
None of the households in Wantagh, NY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.8% of the residents in Wantagh, NY are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Wantagh, NY was $535,700, and the homeownership rate was 94.9%. Most people in Wantagh, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 34.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Wantagh, NY was 2 cars per household.