New York County, New York Population 2018

New York County, New York's estimated population is 1,664,727 with a growth rate of 1.82% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. New York County, New York is the 3rd largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20171,664,72729,7381.82%
20161,634,989-27,175-1.63%
20161,662,1644,9810.30%
20151,657,18310,6620.65%
20141,646,5217,7310.47%
20131,638,7908,4230.52%
20121,630,36718,8171.17%
20111,611,55022,3331.41%
20101,589,217101,6816.84%
19901,487,53659,2514.15%
19801,428,285-110,948-7.21%
19701,539,233-159,048-9.37%
19601,698,281-261,820-13.36%
19501,960,10170,1773.71%
19401,889,92422,6121.21%
19301,867,312-416,791-18.25%
19202,284,103-478,419-17.32%
19102,762,522711,92234.72%
19002,050,600535,29935.33%
18901,515,301309,00225.62%
18801,206,299264,00728.02%
1870942,292128,62315.81%
1860813,669298,12257.83%
1850515,547202,83764.86%
1840312,710110,12154.36%
1830202,58978,88363.77%
1820123,70627,33328.36%
181096,37335,85859.25%
180060,51527,38482.65%
179033,1310.00%

New York County, New York Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White928,883
Black or African American244,787
Asian192,573
Some Other Race192,292
Two or More Races69,335
American Indian and Alaska Native6,173
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander946

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

New York County, New York Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

New York County, New York Median Age

36.7


Total

36.2


Male

37.2


Female

New York County, New York Adults

There are 1,396,281 adults, (235,438 of which are seniors) in New York County, New York.

New York County, New York Age Dependency

40.9

Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Child Dependency Ratio

New York County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

861,757

52.71%

Male

773,232

47.29%

New York County, New York Households and Families

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

New York County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married36.2%63.8%
All23.1%76.9%
Non Family20.1%79.9%
Male12.7%87.3%
Female10.1%89.9%

23.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

New York County, New York Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All753,3852.0923.1
Non Family441,9211.3420.1
Married204,306336.2
Female83,6983.4710.1
Male23,4603.4412.7

3.09

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New York County, New York Households

New York County, New York Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade85,5086.91%
9th to 12th Grade75,3376.09%
High School Graduate155,31812.55%
Some College125,92310.17%
Associates Degree47,5843.84%
Bachelors Degree393,50431.80%
Graduate Degree354,44928.64%

New York County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White626,491615,314519,144
Hispanic287,931193,16571,291
Black172,801138,26150,743
Asian151,803125,36396,721
Other Race125,30178,57922,202
Multiple Races40,20931,51517,851
Native American4,2042,507714
Islander727563370

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 98.22%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 82.87%.

New York County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$61,005$68,560$53,732
Less Than High School$17,550$20,163$14,241
High School Grad$25,694$29,721$21,016
Some College$34,883$39,879$30,765
Bachelors Degree$73,229$84,976$63,115
Graduate Degree$92,220$113,569$77,644

$61,005

Average Earnings

$68,560

Average Male

$53,732

Average Female

New York County, New York Language

New York County, New York Language by Age

New York County, New York Language

59.99% of New York County, New York residents speak only English, while 40.01% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.21% of the population.

New York County, New York Poverty

New York County, New York Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic416,289120,65428.98%
Black236,23174,76931.65%
Other191,06760,27131.54%
White744,85856,2747.55%
Asian186,34036,01019.32%
Multiple68,34314,54921.29%
Native5,9531,60026.88%
Islander85528633.45%

17.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.13%

Male Poverty Rate

18.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New York County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in New York County, New York is Islander, with 33.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New York County, New York is White, with 7.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.04%.

New York County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.28%
High School26.48%
Some College18.77%
Bachelors or Greater6.40%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.43%
Male Unemployed36.36%
Female Employed7.72%
Male Employed5.54%

New York County, New York Income

New York County, New York Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$75,513$138,748
Families$94,057$186,526
Married Families$150,852$249,450
Non Families$65,738$103,662

New York County, New York Marital Status

New York County, New York Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.4%

Male Marriage Rate

30.6%

Female Marriage Rate

New York County, New York Married by Age and Sex

New York County, New York Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

New York County, New York Marital Status by Race

New York County, New York Veterans

New York County, New York Veterans by War

32,243

Number of Veterans

30,196

Male Veterans

2,047

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam8,609
Korea5,380
World War II4,226
Second Gulf War3,569
First Gulf War2,727

New York County, New York Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+14,108
65 to 747,304
35 to 544,886
55 to 643,605
18 to 342,340

New York County, New York Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White22,4252.73%
Black6,4153.22%
Hispanic5,1571.53%
Other1,3900.93%
Asian1,2480.72%
2 or More6601.40%
Hawaiian697.85%
Indian360.73%

New York County, New York Veterans by Education

10.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

New York County, New York Employment Status

New York County, New York Employment by Age

67.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

New York County, New York Employment by Race

New York County, New York Employment by Education

Population of Cities in New York County, New York

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
New York 817496285376733627114.44%
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