West Seneca, New York Population 2019

West Seneca, New York's estimated population is according to the most recent United States census estimates. West Seneca, New York is the -th largest city in New York based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 0.00 people/mi² (0.00 people/km²).

The overall median age is 45 years, 41.8 years for males, and 47.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.1 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 20,764 households in the city, with an average size of 2.29 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0.2%, with a median rent of $780/month. The median house has 5.9 rooms, and has a value of $141,500.

The median income for households in West Seneca, New York is $62,705, while the mean household income is $73,617.

Population by Race

Race Population
White43,657
Black or African American783
Two or More Races369
Some Other Race302
Asian153
American Indian and Alaska Native64
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander12

West Seneca Ny Population Pyramid 2019

West Seneca Ny Median Age

45


Total

41.8


Male

47.3


Female

West Seneca Ny Adults

There are 36,977 adults, (9,189 of whom are seniors) in West Seneca Ny.

West Seneca Ny Age Dependency

63.2

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

West Seneca Ny Sex Ratio

Female

23,486

51.80%

Male

21,854

48.20%

West Seneca Ny Households and Families

West Seneca Ny Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

West Seneca Ny Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.2%7.8%
All76.9%23.1%
Male69.5%30.5%
Female64.5%35.5%
Non Family62%38%

76.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,5752.2976.9
Married9,3683.0292.2
Non Family7,4821.1662
Female2,1342.8364.5
Male5913.0669.5

2.94

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

West Seneca Ny Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6852.03%
9th to 12th Grade1,3764.08%
High School Graduate10,72231.82%
Some College6,10818.13%
Associates Degree5,27315.65%
Bachelors Degree5,79417.20%
Graduate Degree3,73611.09%

West Seneca Ny Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,52930,5519,139
Hispanic460428186
Black34932040
Other Race20820685
Multiple Races17215049
Asian148148116
Native American515115
Islander1212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 78.38%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,562$50,597$35,779
Less Than High School$28,777$30,615$23,824
High School Grad$34,476$48,202$26,535
Some College$41,316$49,265$35,571
Bachelors Degree$48,188$55,262$39,255
Graduate Degree$56,886$66,250$52,463

$41,562

Average Earnings

$50,597

Average Male

$35,779

Average Female

West Seneca Ny Language

West Seneca Ny Language by Age

West Seneca Ny Language

96.01% of West Seneca Ny residents speak only English, while 3.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.62% of the population.

West Seneca Ny Poverty

West Seneca Ny Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,0052,7336.36%
Black74926935.91%
Hispanic84914416.96%
Other2993210.70%
Multiple358205.59%
Islander1212100.00%

7.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.60%

Male Poverty Rate

8.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Seneca Ny

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Seneca Ny is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West Seneca Ny is Multiple, with 5.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.38%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.37%
High School7.92%
Some College6.13%
Bachelors or Greater3.28%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.23%
Female Unemployed19.25%
Female Employed4.32%
Male Employed2.68%

West Seneca Ny Income

West Seneca Ny Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,705$73,617
Families$78,025$88,543
Married Families$88,800-
Non Families$37,093$47,577

West Seneca Ny Marital Status

West Seneca Ny Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

West Seneca Ny Married by Age and Sex

West Seneca Ny Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

West Seneca Ny Marital Status by Race

West Seneca Ny Veterans

3,141

Number of Veterans

3,031

Male Veterans

110

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,289
Korea395
First Gulf War350
World War II297
Second Gulf War259

West Seneca Ny Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0978.65%
Hispanic8112.54%
Other3311.04%
2 or More114.87%

West Seneca Ny Veterans by Education

5.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Seneca Ny Employment Status

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

West Seneca Ny Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

90.69%

Born in New York

97.51%

Native Born

2.49%

Foreign Born

0.74%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.51% of West Seneca Ny residents were born in the United States, with 90.69% having been born in New York. 0.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.