Mineola is a medium-sized village located in the state of New York. With a population of 19,139 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Mineola is the 98th largest community in New York.
Mineola home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Mineola real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Mineola is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 87.72% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Mineola is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mineola who work in office and administrative support (16.85%), healthcare (10.65%), and management occupations (9.39%).
Even though Mineola is a smaller village, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
The citizens of Mineola are among the most well-educated in the nation: 40.57% of adults in Mineola have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Mineola in 2010 was $40,189, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $160,756 for a family of four. However, Mineola contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mineola is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Mineola home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mineola residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Mineola also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 21.49% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Mineola include Irish, German, Portuguese, and Polish.
Mineola also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 31.52%.
The most common language spoken in Mineola is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.