Woodmere, NY

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Population

17,376

1.01% decline

Median Age

34.7


Median Household Income

$132,553

5.56% growth

Poverty Rate

4.26%


Number of Employees

7,625

0.755% decline

Median Property Value

$623,000

4.94% growth

About

In 2017, Woodmere, NY had a population of 17.4k people with a median age of 34.7 and a median household income of $132,553. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Woodmere, NY declined from 17,554 to 17,376, a -1.01% decrease and its median household income grew from $125,576 to $132,553, a 5.56% increase.

The population of Woodmere, NY is 83.9% White Alone, 7.61% Hispanic or Latino, and 4.52% Black or African American Alone. 22.8% of the people in Woodmere, NY speak a non-English language, and 97% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Woodmere, NY is $623,000, and the homeownership rate is 88.9%. Most people in Woodmere, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 38.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Woodmere, NY is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Woodmere, NY employs 7.63k people. The largest industries in Woodmere, NY are Educational Services (1,408 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,305 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (1,079 people), and the highest paying industries are Finance & Insurance ($134,306), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($104,102), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($86,151).

Median household income in Woodmere, NY is $132,553. Males in Woodmere, NY have an average income that is 1.3 times higher than the average income of females, which is $59,246. The income inequality in Woodmere, NY (measured using the Gini index) is 0.499, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$132,553

2017 value

± $13,285

5.56%

1 Year Growth

± 14%

Households in Woodmere, NY have a median annual income of $132,553, which is more than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $125,576 in 2016, which represents a 5.56% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$76,804

Average Male Salary

± $1,164

$59,246

Average Female Salary

± $829

In 2017, full-time male employees in Woodmere, NY made 1.3 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $65,105 ± $849

  2. Asian

    $62,456 ± $2,350

  3. Two or More Races

    $46,207 ± $3,026

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Woodmere, NY workers was White. These workers were paid 1.04 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Woodmere, NY is from New York.

0.499

2017 Wage GINI

0.497

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in New York was 0.499 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.362% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for New York was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in New York in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in New York across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 4113.02

  2. Census Tract 4113.01

  3. Census Tract 4114

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Woodmere, NY was Census Tract 4113.02 with a value of $135,156, followed by Census Tract 4113.01 and Census Tract 4114, with respective values of $114,567 and $111,528.

The following map shows all of the places in Woodmere, NY colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 6 - 11

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

4.26% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Woodmere, NY (727 out of 17.1k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 6 - 11, followed by Males 35 - 44 and then Females 55 - 64.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    644 ± 183

  2. Hispanic

    193 ± 143

  3. Other

    72 ± 109

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Woodmere, NY is White, followed by Hispanic and Other.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

7.63k

2017 Value

± 565

-0.755%

1 Year decline

± 10.9%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Woodmere, NY declined at a rate of -0.755%, from 7.68k employees to 7.63k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Woodmere, NY, are Management Occupations (1,138 people), Education, Training, & Library Occupations (1,119 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (818 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Woodmere, NY.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Woodmere, NY, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (1,138 people), Education, Training, & Library Occupations (1,119 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (818 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Woodmere, NY has an unusually high number of residents working as Legal Occupations (5.45 times higher than expected), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations (2.56 times), and Education, Training, & Library Occupations (2.43 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Woodmere, NY, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($120,455), Management Occupations ($118,438), and Management, Business, & Financial Occupations ($102,388).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

7.63k

2017 Value

± 565

-0.755%

1 Year decline

± 10.9%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Woodmere, NY declined at a rate of -0.755%, from 7.68k employees to 7.63k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Woodmere, NY, are Educational Services (1,408 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,305 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (1,079 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Woodmere, NY, though some of these residents may live in Woodmere, NY and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Woodmere, NY, by number of employees, are Educational Services (1,408 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,305 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (1,079 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Woodmere, NY has an unusually high number of Wholesale Trade (2.83 times higher than expected), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (2.02 times), and Educational Services (1.99 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Woodmere, NY, by median earnings, are Finance & Insurance ($134,306), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($104,102), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($86,151).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from New York to other states, or from other states to New York.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $67.6B

  2. $47.2B

  3. $45.3B

In 2015, the top outbound New York product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $67.6B, followed by Electronics with $47.2B and Misc. mfg. prods. and $45.3B.

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound New York products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$570B

2015 Value

$854B

Projected 2045 Value

49.9% growth

In 2015, total outbound New York trade was $570B. This is expected to increase 49.9% to $854B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound New York trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from New York to other states, or from other states to New York.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $34.6B

  2. $29.6B

  3. $18.8B

In 2015, the top outbound New York domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New Jersey with $34.6B, followed by Pennsylvania with $29.6B and Connecticut and $18.8B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that New York shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

98% of the population of Woodmere, NY has health coverage, with 69.6% on employee plans, 8.15% on Medicaid, 11.3% on Medicare, 8.9% on non-group plans, and 0.0642% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Woodmere, NY was $9,778 in 2014. This is a 4.57% increase from the previous year ($9,351).

Primary care physicians in Woodmere, NY see 1202 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.25% increase from the previous year (1199 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1240 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 393 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Oswego County and Bronx County have the highest prevalence of diabetes (12.2%). Additionally, Chemung County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (33.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,202 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in New York see an average of 1,202 patients per year. This represents a 0.25% increase from the previous year (1,199 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$9,778

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$5,338

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,803

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$12,179

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in New York (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.57%, from $9,351 to $9,778.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

1.99%

Uninsured

69.6%

Employer Coverage

8.15%

Medicaid

11.3%

Medicare

8.9%

Non-Group

0.0642%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Woodmere, NY declined by 20.7% from 2.5% to 1.99%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Woodmere, NY changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 12.2% prevalence

  2. 12.2% prevalence

  3. 12% prevalence

Oswego County and Bronx County have the highest prevalence of diabetes in New York, at 12.2%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in New York by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Woodmere, NY is home to a population of 17.4k people, from which 97% are citizens. As of 2017, 12.6% of Woodmere, NY residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of Woodmere, NY is composed of 14.6k White Alone residents (83.9%), 1.32k Hispanic or Latino residents (7.61%), 785 Black or African American Alone residents (4.52%), 420 Asian Alone residents (2.42%), 230 Two or More Races residents (1.32%), 48 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.276%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), and 0 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Woodmere, NY are Hebrew (1,422 speakers), Spanish or Spanish Creole (765 speakers), and Russian (356 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

30

Median Native-Born Age

± 1.6

57

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 4.2

In 2017, the median age of all people in Woodmere, NY was 34.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 30, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 57. But people in Woodmere, NY are getting getting younger. In 2016, the average age of all Woodmere, NY residents was 35.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

12.6%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

13.2%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, 12.6% of Woodmere, NY residents were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Woodmere, NY was 13.2%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Dominican Republic

    505,406 ± 17,230 people

  2. China

    402,542 ± 15,418 people

  3. Jamaica

    239,917 ± 11,952 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Woodmere, NY was Dominican Republic, the natal country of 505,406 Woodmere, NY residents, followed by China with 402,542 and Jamaica with 239,917.

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Citizenship

97%

2017 Citizenship

96.8%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 97% of Woodmere, NY residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Woodmere, NY was 96.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    14.6k ± 967

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    1.32k ± 448

  3. Black or African American Alone

    785 ± 264

In 2017, there were 11 times more White Alone residents (14.6k people) in Woodmere, NY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.32k Hispanic or Latino and 785 Black or African American Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Woodmere, NY as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Hebrew

    1,422 speakers (8.93%)

  2. Spanish or Spanish Creole

    765 speakers (4.8%)

  3. Russian

    356 speakers (2.24%)

22.8% of Woodmere, NY citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is higher than the national average of 21.5%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Woodmere, NY was Hebrew. 8.93% of the overall population of Woodmere, NY are native Hebrew speakers. 4.8% speak Spanish or Spanish Creole and 2.24% speak Hebrew, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Korea

    114 ± 72

  2. World War II

    84 ± 60

  3. Vietnam

    82 ± 45

Woodmere, NY has a large population of military personnel who served in Korea, 1.36 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Woodmere, NY was $623,000 in 2017, which is 2.86 times larger than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $593,700 to $623,000, a 4.94% increase. The homeownership rate in Woodmere, NY is 88.9%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Woodmere, NY have an average commute time of 38.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Woodmere, NY is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$132,553

Median Household Income

± $13,285

5.09k

Number of Households

± 479

In 2017, the median household income of the 5.09k households in Woodmere, NY grew to $132,553 from the previous year's value of $125,576.

The following chart displays the households in Woodmere, NY distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

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Housing

Property Value

$623,000

2017 Median

± $21,272

$593,700

2016 Median

± $22,227

In 2017, the median property value in Woodmere, NY grew to to $623,000 from the previous year's value of $593,700.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Woodmere, NY compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Woodmere, NY the largest share of households have a property value in the $500k - $750k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Woodmere, NY distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Woodmere, NY the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

88.9%

2017 Homeownership

89.3%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 88.9% of the housing units in Woodmere, NY were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 89.3%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Woodmere, NY compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Woodmere, NY distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Woodmere, NY have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

38.5 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Woodmere, NY have a longer commute time (38.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 6.29% of the workforce in Woodmere, NY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    64.2%

  2. Public Transit

    20.3%

  3. Worked At Home

    5.96%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Woodmere, NY was Drove Alone, followed by those who Public Transit and those who Worked At Home.

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