The Wading River Census Designated Place had a population of 7,937 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Wading River is located at latitude 40.9473 and longitude -72.8236 in Suffolk County. The formal boundaries for the Wading River Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.79 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 92 feet.
The Wading River Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390442) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wading River population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||7,801|
|Population in Familes||6,889|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||136|
|Average Household Size||2.79|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,128 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,539 (81.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||254 ( 8.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||335 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$482,763|
|Average Home Value||$626,920|
|Median Household Income||$106,733|
|Average Household Income||$137,460|
|Per Capita Income||$48,572|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.65%|
|Per Capita Income||2.8%|
The table below compares Wading River to the other 1,189 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 234||80th|
|Population Density1||# 778||35th|
|Diversity Index2||# 588||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 172||86th|
|Per Capita Income||# 184||85th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.