Bloomberg: Fisher Island Is The Wealthiest Zip Code In America, By Far

Bloomberg has named Fisher Island as the wealthiest zip code in America, in a study released this week.

No other zip code in America is even close.

Residents in Fisher Island’s 33109 zip code earned an average $2.21m in income in 2016, the most recent year Bloomberg studied (part-time residents are excluded). Residents of second place Atherton, California earned an average $1.28m.

To make the list, the zip code had to include at least 200 tax returns and 500 housing units. As of 2015, Fisher Island 218 households and a total population of 467, Census data showed.

Fisher Island is an unincorporated area in Miami-Dade County, accessible only by ferry.

 

(photo: phillip pessar)

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Anonymous

Maybe we should have a TV show tittle, Fisher Island, 33109.

Anonymous

My next place of residence.

Anonymous

Amazing private island a ferry ride away.

Anonymous

Fisher Island Winning !

Anonymous

Doubtful that more than 20% of the residents are full time. Misleading but happy to take the Title to Miami.

Anonymous

Yes, Billionaires have multiple homes LOL

Anonymous

Probably the most polluting per capita as well based upon those dirty diesel ferries.

Anonymous

Don’t worry, you don’t believe in climate change. Remember?

Anonymous

How on earth are they going to make it ? Maybe we should take up a collection for them !

Anonymous

Those buildings are so ugly and dated – the faux Italian Epcot theme… and it will be under water soon… blah.

Anonymous

Lol. Unhappy much?

Anonymous

Elizabeth Warren for President! Let’s bring socialism to the U.S.A.!

Anonymous

Already have it.. get ill and go to Jackson Memorial Hospital, you will get taken care of for free.

Anonymous

Don’t forget about corporate welfare in the form of gov’t subsidies and tax breaks.

Anonymous

Not really, they will do the minimum, and if you can’t pay they will kid you out into the streets without receiving the best care possible (tests, etc.).

Anonymous

Her top donors will probably come from places like Fisher Island, Palm Beach, etc. Liberal elites donate their way out of paying taxes. Do you believe Warren pays her fair share?

Anonymous

Yeah, and Trump did his part when he gave tax cuts to the wealthy.

Anonymous

The jobs act gave cuts to everybody, especially corporations, who re-patriated hundreds of millions that stimulated the economy.
Much of the reason the DJIA is up 30% since Trump was elected.

The Obama answer was to borrow money for the next generations to deal with. Trumps plan was to incentivize Corporations to bring their money back.

Anonymous

Under Trump:

“U.S. National Debt Hits Record $22 Trillion Federal deficits are now expected to average $1.2 trillion, or 4.4 percent of gross domestic product — far higher than the average over the past 50 years.”

The Stimulus Package Bill implemented by President Obama and the Democrats not only stopped the hemorrhage of jobs this country was experiencing under Bush and the Republicans, it also reversed the downward slide the U.S. economy was and in sent it in an upward jobs spiral that this nation witnessed under the leadership of Obama for the last six years of his presidency. Trump slid into the Oval Office without having to face a faltering economy or national emergency.

Typical Republican

Facts mean nothing to me.