Auburn, New York Population 2020

26,210
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Auburn is a city located in New York. With a 2020 population of 26,210, it is the 34th largest city in New York and the 1462nd largest city in the United States. Auburn is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -5.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,687 in 2010. Auburn reached it's highest population of 36,722 in 1950. Spanning over 8 miles, Auburn has a population density of 3,144 people per square mile.

The average household income in Auburn is $54,622 with a poverty rate of 18.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $736 per month, and the median house value is $97,700. The median age in Auburn is 39.4 years, 37.7 years for males, and 42.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.4 males.

Auburn Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Auburn was:

  • White: 85.06%
  • Black or African American: 9.34%
  • Two or more races: 3.98%
  • Asian: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.60%
  • Other race: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Auburn, New York is 26,210, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,454.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 27,687.

Auburn, New York Population 2020

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202076,509-318-0.42%
201976,827-318-0.41%
201877,145-318-0.41%
201777,463-203-0.26%
201677,666-634-0.82%
201578,300-468-0.60%
201478,768-322-0.41%
201379,090-419-0.53%
201279,509-184-0.23%
201179,693-208-0.26%
201079,9010.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,77785.06%
Black or African American2,5019.34%
Two or More Races1,0673.98%
Asian1680.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native1600.60%
Some Other Race1060.40%
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Auburn Population Pyramid 2020

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Auburn Median Age

39.4


Total

37.7


Male

42.7


Female

Auburn Adults

There are 21,645 adults, (4,578 of whom are seniors) in Auburn.

Auburn Age Dependency

56.9

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Auburn Sex Ratio

Female

13,039

48.69%

Male

13,740

51.31%

Auburn Households and Families

Auburn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Auburn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.6%22.4%
Male53.7%46.3%
All47.5%52.5%
Non Family35.1%64.9%
Female31.5%68.5%

47.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,6072.147.5
Non Family5,8061.2435.1
Married3,3112.9377.6
Female1,9162.9631.5
Male5743.253.7

2.84

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Auburn Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6503.36%
9th to 12th Grade2,25611.66%
High School Graduate5,48428.34%
Some College4,18721.64%
Associates Degree2,71614.04%
Bachelors Degree2,49412.89%
Graduate Degree1,5618.07%
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Auburn Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,62814,9053,820
Black1,63177888
Hispanic76344074
Multiple Races33923115
Asian13113158
Native American11311313
Other Race1047016

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 44.27%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,840$40,961$30,825
Less Than High School$19,158$27,067$17,844
High School Grad$29,673$34,074$20,906
Some College$32,996$42,746$30,024
Bachelors Degree$48,792$58,203$39,536
Graduate Degree$62,460$49,196$63,792

$34,840

Average Earnings

$40,961

Average Male

$30,825

Average Female

Auburn Language

Auburn Language by Age

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Auburn Language

93.33% of Auburn residents speak only English, while 6.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.08% of the population.

Auburn Poverty

Auburn Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,0843,45816.40%
Multiple98643444.02%
Black1,39840428.90%
Hispanic7147210.08%
Native1535133.33%

18.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.92%

Male Poverty Rate

19.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Auburn

The race most likely to be in poverty in Auburn is Multiple, with 44.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Auburn is Hispanic, with 10.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.24%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.99%
High School16.66%
Some College15.55%
Bachelors or Greater6.66%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.94%
Female Unemployed30.90%
Female Employed8.15%
Male Employed5.53%

Auburn Income

Auburn Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,695$54,622
Families$57,492$68,216
Married Families$74,517-
Non Families$31,397$38,074
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Auburn Marital Status

Auburn Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.1%

Male Marriage Rate

34.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Auburn Married by Age and Sex

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Auburn Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Auburn Marital Status by Race

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Auburn Veterans

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1,522

Number of Veterans

1,451

Male Veterans

71

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam675
Second Gulf War221
Korea189
First Gulf War153
World War II79
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74455
75+386
55 to 64294
35 to 54250
18 to 34137
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4327.64%
Black864.20%
Hispanic212.53%
2 or More40.83%

Auburn Veterans by Education

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9.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Auburn Employment Status

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56.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.6%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

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Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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84.33%

Born in New York

96.79%

Native Born

3.21%

Foreign Born

1.74%

Non Citizen

1.47%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.79% of Auburn residents were born in the United States, with 84.33% having been born in New York. 1.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202026,210-122-0.46%
201926,332-122-0.46%
201826,454-168-0.63%
201726,622-122-0.46%
201626,744-250-0.93%
201526,994-58-0.21%
201427,052-115-0.42%
201327,167-182-0.67%
201227,349-193-0.70%
201127,542-121-0.44%
201027,663-911-0.32%
200028,574-2,684-0.89%
199031,258-1,290-0.40%
198032,548-2,051-0.61%
197034,599-650-0.19%
196035,249-1,473-0.41%
195036,7229690.27%
194035,753-899-0.25%
193036,6524600.13%
192036,1921,5240.43%
191034,6684,3231.34%
190030,3454,4871.61%
189025,8583,9341.66%
188021,9244,6992.44%
187017,2256,2394.60%
186010,9861,4381.41%
18509,5483,9225.43%
18405,6260.00%