Onondaga County, New York Population 2018

Onondaga County, New York's estimated population is 465,398 with a growth rate of -0.57% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Onondaga County, New York is the 11th largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017465,398-2,652-0.57%
2016468,0501,4150.30%
2016466,635-1,598-0.34%
2015468,233-594-0.13%
2014468,827-424-0.09%
2013469,2511,6050.34%
2012467,646-259-0.06%
2011467,9053340.07%
2010467,571-1,402-0.30%
1990468,9735,0531.09%
1980463,920-8,826-1.87%
1970472,74649,71811.75%
1960423,02881,30923.79%
1950341,71946,61115.79%
1940295,1083,5021.20%
1930291,60650,14120.77%
1920241,46541,16720.55%
1910200,29831,56318.71%
1900168,73522,48815.38%
1890146,24728,35424.05%
1880117,89313,71013.16%
1870104,18313,49714.88%
186090,6864,7965.58%
185085,89017,97926.47%
184067,9118,93815.16%
183058,97317,50642.22%
182041,46715,48059.57%
181025,98718,289237.58%
18007,6980.00%

Onondaga County, New York Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White375,133
Black or African American52,001
Asian17,120
Two or More Races15,809
Some Other Race5,175
American Indian and Alaska Native2,673
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander139

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

Onondaga 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

Onondaga County, New York Median Age

38.8


Total

37.1


Male

40.4


Female

Onondaga County, New York Adults

There are 365,547 adults, (71,612 of which are seniors) in Onondaga County, New York.

Onondaga County, New York Age Dependency

59.4

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Onondaga County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

242,028

51.71%

Male

226,022

48.29%

Onondaga County, New York Households and Families

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

Onondaga County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All65%35%
Male59.6%40.4%
Non Family48.8%51.2%
Female43.9%56.1%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Onondaga County, New York Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All184,9252.4365
Married79,8053.1386.7
Non Family72,9581.2848.8
Female24,0563.2943.9
Male8,1063.3159.6

3.08

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Onondaga County, New York Households

Onondaga County, New York Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9,3812.98%
9th to 12th Grade20,4446.49%
High School Graduate81,54525.88%
Some College58,28018.50%
Associates Degree37,27811.83%
Bachelors Degree60,72019.27%
Graduate Degree47,40815.05%

Onondaga County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White261,225243,60995,047
Black28,66022,2144,192
Hispanic10,0657,7632,724
Asian9,3746,5554,441
Multiple Races5,1414,4981,621
Other Race2,7561,955585
Native American1,8251,512415
Islander806324

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.26%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 47.38%.

Onondaga County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,022$45,795$34,576
Less Than High School$19,881$23,115$15,838
High School Grad$30,652$35,637$25,275
Some College$35,628$41,888$31,559
Bachelors Degree$50,621$60,720$41,379
Graduate Degree$62,755$72,867$57,342

$40,022

Average Earnings

$45,795

Average Male

$34,576

Average Female

Onondaga County, New York Language

Onondaga County, New York Language by Age

Onondaga County, New York Language

89.59% of Onondaga County, New York residents speak only English, while 10.41% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.85% of the population.

Onondaga County, New York Poverty

Onondaga County, New York Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White351,22134,6899.88%
Black49,31418,80138.13%
Hispanic20,1156,17330.69%
Multiple15,0134,93632.88%
Asian15,1804,58630.21%
Other4,9022,16044.06%
Native2,52846018.20%
Islander1391410.07%

15.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.07%

Male Poverty Rate

16.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Onondaga County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Onondaga County, New York is Other, with 44.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Onondaga County, New York is White, with 9.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.84%.

Onondaga County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.79%
High School14.16%
Some College10.43%
Bachelors or Greater4.48%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.05%
Male Unemployed32.19%
Female Employed7.66%
Male Employed5.15%

Onondaga County, New York Income

Onondaga County, New York Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,717$73,878
Families$73,195$90,573
Married Families$89,736$107,994
Non Families$32,909$45,163

Onondaga County, New York Marital Status

Onondaga County, New York Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

42.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Onondaga County, New York Married by Age and Sex

Onondaga 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 55To64.

Onondaga County, New York Marital Status by Race

Onondaga County, New York Veterans

Onondaga County, New York Veterans by War

27,364

Number of Veterans

25,669

Male Veterans

1,695

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam9,068
First Gulf War3,801
Korea3,403
Second Gulf War2,788
World War II2,195

Onondaga County, New York Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+7,676
65 to 746,780
35 to 546,026
55 to 645,211
18 to 341,671

Onondaga County, New York Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White24,8228.19%
Black1,6044.46%
Hispanic5644.16%
2 or More4856.70%
Indian2029.01%
Asian1761.38%
Other691.82%
Hawaiian67.50%

Onondaga County, New York Veterans by Education

5.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Onondaga County, New York Employment Status

Onondaga County, New York Employment by Age

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Onondaga County, New York Employment by Race

Onondaga County, New York Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Onondaga County, New York

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Syracuse145208143378-1830-1.26%
Baldwinsville730476053014.12%
North Syracuse68126800-12-0.18%
Solvay65876365-222-3.37%
Manlius46554539-116-2.49%
Fayetteville42494150-99-2.33%
Minoa34523492401.16%
East Syracuse30842980-104-3.37%
Skaneateles24522487351.43%
Liverpool23342258-76-3.26%
Marcellus18281773-55-3.01%
Jordan13661317-49-3.59%
Camillus12611215-46-3.65%
Elbridge10531020-33-3.13%
Tully869863-6-0.69%
Fabius352346-6-1.70%
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