Federal SBIR/STTR Funding
Federal SBIR/STTR Funding to Companies on Long Island and Throughout New York State, 2000-2011
Long Island Population, 2000-2013
Long Island population, 2000-2013
Gross Metropolitan Product 2003-2012
Long Island’s Gross Metropolitan Product, 2003-2012
Retail Stores Average Rent
Long Island Retail Stores Average Rent, 2009-2013
Percent Change in Ridership
Percent change in ridership on the Long Island Rail Road and others, 2012-2013
Downtowns with the Lowest Vacancy Rates
Downtowns with the lowest vacancy rates, by downtown size, 2013
Housing Permits Issued, 1990-2012
Housing permits issued per 1,000 residents in the LI, NYC & NY Region, 1990-2012
Income and Rent on Long Island
Income and rent on Long Island, 2001-2013
Household Income Distribution, 2005-2013
Household income distribution of Long Island residents, 2005-2013
Third Track: Key Points
How 9.8 miles of new train track on Long Island can generate more than 14,000 jobs.
The Economic and Fiscal Impacts of the Long Island Rail Road Main Line Third Track (Executive Summary)
The executive summary of a report conducted by HR&A Advisors and Parsons Brinkerhoff highlights the enormous impact that an additional 9.8 miles of track on the LIRR Main Line could have on Long Island’s economy.
Change in Total Population for LI and Others, 2008-2011
Change in total population on Long Island and in other suburban communities, 2008-2012
What Can Just 9.8 Miles Do for Long Island?
What can just 9.8 miles of LIRR track do for an island that has over 700 miles of track already? Plenty!
Change in Share of Family Type
Change in Share of Family Type on Long Island, 1970-2013
Change in Retail Vacancy Rates
Change in retail vacancy rates on Long Island by community, 2009-2013
Family Type, 1970-2012
Family type on Long Island, 1970-2012
Share of Population by Age Group, 2000-2012
Share of population by age group on Long Island, 2000-2012
Retail Stores Total Net Absorption
Long Island Retail Stores Total Net Absorption, 2009-2013
Retail Vacancy Rates
Retail vacancy rates on Long Island by community, 4th quarter 2013
Households with Housing Cost Burdens Compared to Other Suburban Communities
Long Island households with housing cost burdens compared to other suburban communities, 2013
Federal SBIR/STTR Awards in Long Island and New York State
Average Federal SBIR/STTR awards to companies on Long Island and in New York State, 2000-2011
Median Home Sales Price
Median Home Sales Price on Long Island, 2000-2013
Share of Population Aged 55+
Share of population aged 55 or more: Long Island, New York City and rest of New York region
Local Government Expenditures
The growth in local government costs has slowed substantially since 2008.
It is virtually guaranteed that Long Island will not meet its goal to preserve 10% of the Island’s land mass as open space and farmland by 2016.