Essex County Population 2017

Essex County's estimated population is 38,102 with a growth rate of -0.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Essex County is the 56th largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201638,102-269-0.70%
201538,371-201-0.52%
201438,572-260-0.67%
201338,832-282-0.72%
201239,114-365-0.92%
201139,4791910.49%
201039,2882,1365.75%
199037,1529762.70%
198036,1761,5454.46%
197034,631-669-1.90%
196035,3002140.61%
195035,0869082.66%
194034,1782190.64%
193033,9592,0886.55%
192031,871-1,587-4.74%
191033,4582,7518.96%
190030,707-2,345-7.09%
189033,052-1,463-4.24%
188034,5155,47318.85%
187029,0428282.93%
186028,214-2,934-9.42%
185031,1487,51431.79%
184023,6344,34722.54%
183019,2876,47650.55%
182012,8113,33435.18%
18109,4770.00%

Essex County Population Growth

Population Data via

Essex County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White36,16494.91%
Black or African American1,1913.13%
Two or More Races4971.30%
Asian2790.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native2260.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.04%

Essex County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Essex County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lake Placid25292438-91-3.60%
Port Henry11941130-64-5.36%
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