The Wading River Census Designated Place had a population of 7,994 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||7,862|
|Population in Familes||6,954|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||132|
|Median Household Income||$114,041|
|Average Household Income||$138,896|
|Per Capita Income||$48,930|
|Total Housing Units||3,144 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,541 (80.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||245 ( 7.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||358 (11.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$455,934|
|Average Home Value||$497,196|
|Average Household Size||2.82|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.44%|
|Per Capita Income||2.42%|
The table below compares Wading River to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||81st|
|Population Density||# 773||35th|
|Diversity Index||# 579||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 164||86th|
|Per Capita Income||# 238||80th|
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