Living in Massapequa, NY

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Massapequa SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
9
Commute
3

Massapequa, NY Cost Of Living

166
Massapequa's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average

Massapequa, New York Info Snack

Massapequa (/mæspikw/, mass--PEEK-w) is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) in the southern part of the Town of Oyster Bay in southeastern Nassau County, New York, on Long Island, east of New York City. It is adjacent to Amityville in Suffolk County. As of the 2010 census, the CDP had a total population of 21,685.
Population
21,861
Unemployment
2.6%
Poverty
2.3%
Median Home
$510,200
Median Income
$123,935
Median Rent
$1,824

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Map Of Massapequa, NY

Population over time in Massapequa

Year Population % Change
2017 21,861 -1.1%
2016 22,102 1.3%
2015 21,820 -1.4%
2014 22,128 -0.9%
2013 22,323 2.0%
2012 21,877 -1.0%
2011 22,103 -1.7%
2010 22,487 -1.2%
2009 22,759 -

Race / Ethnicity in Massapequa

White
91.6% (20,015)
African American
0.6% (138)
American Indian
0.3% (56)
Asian
1.6% (358)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (45)
Two Or More
0.1% (24)
Hispanic
5.6% (1,225)
Race Massapequa NY USA
White 91.6% 55.9% 61.1%
African American 0.6% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 8.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.1% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.6% 18.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Massapequa, New York

Less than $10,000
1.6% (34,352)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (29,792)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.1% (89,985)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.7% (59,584)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.0% (131,938)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.5% (295,492)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (247,156)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.3% (421,654)
$150,000 to $199,999
16.0% (349,605)
$200,000 or more
24.1% (526,536)
Income Massapequa NY USA
Less than $10,000 1.6% 6.7% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 5.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.1% 8.8% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.7% 8.2% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.0% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.5% 15.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 11.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.3% 15.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 16.0% 7.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 24.1% 9.7% 7.0%

Gender in Massapequa

Female
50.9% (11,128)
Male
49.1% (10,733)
Gender Massapequa NY USA
Female 50.9% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Massapequa for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (437)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (437)
High School / GED
24.0% (5,246)
Some College
16.0% (3,497)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,186)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (6,121)
Master's Degree
15.0% (3,279)
Professional Degree
2.0% (437)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (218)
Education Massapequa NY USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Massapequa

Overall User Rating
4.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

I am from Massapequa and it is far from s**y. It's a nice clean town but hardly exciting. I think you are all enticed by the Baldwins.

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