The table below compares Suffolk County to the other 62 counties and county equivalents in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 4||95th|
|Population Density1||# 9||87th|
|Diversity Index2||# 10||85th|
|Median Household Income||# 3||97th|
|Per Capita Income||# 5||94th|
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|Population in Households||1,473,538|
|Population in Familes||1,248,070|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||29,538|
|Average Household Size||2.92|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||576,872 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||393,998 (68.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||111,388 (19.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||71,486 (12.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$348,316|
|Average Home Value||$444,417|
|Median Household Income||$90,118|
|Average Household Income||$116,205|
|Per Capita Income||$39,330|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.5%|
|Per Capita Income||3.09%|
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