Dutchess County, New York Population 2018

Dutchess County, New York's estimated population is 295,568 with a growth rate of -0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dutchess County, New York is the 15th largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017295,568-337-0.11%
2016295,9051,3380.45%
2016294,567-742-0.25%
2015295,309-749-0.25%
2014296,058-864-0.29%
2013296,922-501-0.17%
2012297,423-938-0.31%
2011298,3616100.20%
2010297,75138,28914.76%
1990259,46214,4075.88%
1980245,05522,76010.24%
1970222,29546,28726.30%
1960176,00839,22728.68%
1950136,78116,23913.47%
1940120,54215,08014.30%
1930105,46213,71514.95%
192091,7474,0864.66%
191087,6615,9917.34%
190081,6703,7914.87%
189077,879-1,305-1.65%
188079,1845,1436.95%
187074,0419,10014.01%
186064,9415,94910.08%
185058,9926,59412.58%
184052,3981,4722.89%
183050,9264,3119.25%
182046,615-4,748-9.24%
181051,3633,5887.51%
180047,7752,5095.54%
179045,2660.00%

Dutchess County, New York Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White233,311
Black or African American30,648
Asian11,120
Some Other Race10,184
Two or More Races9,263
American Indian and Alaska Native1,244
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander135

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Dutchess County, New York Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Dutchess County, New York Median Age

41.6


Total

40.4


Male

42.8


Female

Dutchess County, New York Adults

There are 236,132 adults, (45,865 of which are seniors) in Dutchess County, New York.

Dutchess County, New York Age Dependency

55.4

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Dutchess County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

148,708

50.26%

Male

147,197

49.74%

Dutchess County, New York Households and Families

Dutchess County, New York Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dutchess County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
All68.7%31.3%
Male61.3%38.7%
Non Family50.4%49.6%
Female46.2%53.8%

68.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dutchess County, New York Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All106,9492.5968.7
Married55,5943.2585.7
Non Family35,2531.2550.4
Female11,8383.2346.2
Male4,2643.3161.3

3.18

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dutchess County, New York Households

Dutchess County, New York Education

Dutchess County, New York Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,6523.28%
9th to 12th Grade13,3456.58%
High School Graduate53,89026.59%
Some College39,39919.44%
Associates Degree20,54710.14%
Bachelors Degree37,84218.67%
Graduate Degree31,01215.30%

Dutchess County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White153,976142,73355,842
Black19,95816,5443,690
Hispanic19,28114,7943,853
Asian7,5786,9004,852
Other Race5,9894,070673
Multiple Races3,2972,999901
Native American736505180
Islander13011921

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.70%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 64.03%.

Dutchess County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,323$50,638$35,371
Less Than High School$21,539$23,457$17,679
High School Grad$31,415$38,702$24,660
Some College$39,765$48,517$32,008
Bachelors Degree$55,433$66,556$45,980
Graduate Degree$76,962$95,084$66,864

$42,323

Average Earnings

$50,638

Average Male

$35,371

Average Female

Dutchess County, New York Language

Dutchess County, New York Language by Age

Dutchess County, New York Language

84.51% of Dutchess County, New York residents speak only English, while 15.49% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.14% of the population.

Dutchess County, New York Poverty

Dutchess County, New York Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White205,55814,0446.83%
Hispanic31,5005,08416.14%
Black27,0714,66617.24%
Other9,1131,68818.52%
Multiple8,4421,21914.44%
Asian10,2499859.61%
Native1,13517915.77%
Islander1272116.54%

9.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.66%

Male Poverty Rate

9.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dutchess County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dutchess County, New York is Other, with 18.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dutchess County, New York is White, with 6.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.80%.

Dutchess County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.62%
High School10.22%
Some College7.30%
Bachelors or Greater2.37%

Dutchess County, New York Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.68%
Female Unemployed21.15%
Female Employed4.88%
Male Employed4.35%

Dutchess County, New York Income

Dutchess County, New York Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$72,706$93,359
Families$90,856$110,011
Married Families$103,226$123,772
Non Families$40,397$56,081

Dutchess County, New York Marital Status

Dutchess County, New York Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Dutchess County, New York Married by Age and Sex

Dutchess County, New York Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Dutchess County, New York Marital Status by Race

Dutchess County, New York Veterans

Dutchess County, New York Veterans by War

16,430

Number of Veterans

15,611

Male Veterans

819

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,639
First Gulf War2,057
Korea1,945
Second Gulf War1,683
World War II1,171

Dutchess County, New York Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+4,690
65 to 744,160
35 to 543,531
55 to 643,061
18 to 34988

Dutchess County, New York Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White14,4127.58%
Black1,5386.46%
Hispanic8713.66%
Other1872.50%
2 or More1623.33%
Asian1141.31%
Indian171.83%

Dutchess County, New York Veterans by Education

4.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dutchess County, New York Employment Status

Dutchess County, New York Employment by Age

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Dutchess County, New York Employment by Race

Dutchess County, New York Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Dutchess County, New York

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Poughkeepsie3090030267-633-2.05%
Beacon1460414271-333-2.28%
Wappingers Falls54835506230.42%
Rhinebeck26562592-64-2.41%
Pawling23172305-12-0.52%
Fishkill21692116-53-2.44%
Red Hook19561979231.18%
Millbrook14551413-42-2.89%
Tivoli11181093-25-2.24%
Millerton960933-27-2.81%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990