west hempstead Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 494 4.5 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 3,461 31.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 2,046 18.8 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,726 25.0 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,176 20.0 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 9,835 90.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,198 38.5 % 38.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 19,012 - -
19 years old and under 4,986 26.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 5,699 30.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 5,516 29.0 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,811 14.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 12,694 81.2 % 84.6 %
Spanish 2,506 16.0 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 424 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,213 31.3 % 33.5 %
Married 4,106 58.0 % 50.5 %
Separated 124 1.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 636 9.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 6,101 - -
Occupied Housing Units 5,890 96.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 211 3.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,348 87.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 41 0.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 344 5.6 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 55 0.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 189 3.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 9 0.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 95 1.6 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 20 0.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 18 0.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 117 1.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 321 5.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 428 7.0 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,607 59.1 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,399 22.9 % 13.0 %
Electric 169 2.8 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 2,104 34.5 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 3,540 58.0 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 31 0.5 % 4.1 %
Wood 28 0.5 % 1.8 %
Solar 4 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 14 0.2 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 13,840 77.1 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,507 8.4 % 13.1 %
Asian 1,446 8.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,148 6.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 96,870 55,775
Median Family Income 108,798 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 37,244 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 64.78 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.18 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 7.05
    [CDD] 0.65
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.18 %
6.0 0.04 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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