Bard College, New York Population 2024

1,068

Bard College is a city located in Columbia County and Dutchess County New York. Bard College has a 2024 population of 1,068. Bard College is currently declining at a rate of -10.25% annually and its population has decreased by -31.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,556 in 2020.

The average household income in Bard College is $199,179 with a poverty rate of 0%. The median age in Bard College is 19.9 years: 20.2 years for males, and 19.8 years for females.

Bard College Demographics

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

  • White: 62.2%
  • Asian: 13.26%
  • Black or African American: 9.53%
  • Two or more races: 6.94%
  • Other race: 5.56%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.6%
  • Native American: 0.91%
Land Area (mi²)
0.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,333.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-31.36% (-488)
The current population of Bard College, New York is 1,068 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,556.

Population by Race

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White81662.2%
Asian17413.26%
Black or African American1259.53%
Two or more races916.94%
Other race735.56%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander211.6%
Native American120.91%

White

Asian

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Native American

Bard College Population by Race

Bard College Population Pyramid 2024

Bard College Median Age

19.9

Total

20.2

Male

19.8

Female

Bard College Adults

There are 1,278 adults, (13 of whom are seniors) in Bard College.

Bard College Age Dependency

3.7

Age Dependency Ratio

1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

2.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bard College Sex Ratio

Female80361.2%
Male50938.8%

Bard College Population by Age

Bard College Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All622.3414.585.5
Married582.198.691.4
Male44.51000
Female0000
Non Family0000

2.27

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

14.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Bard College Households and Families

Male

Female

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade00%
Associates Degree53.73%
Bachelors Degree00%
Graduate Degree11686.57%
High School Graduate42.99%
Less Than 9th Grade00%
Some College96.72%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Bard College Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bard College Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White919177
2+ Races393939
Hispanic444
Native American440

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

Bard College Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$0$0$0
Graduate Degree$102,564$103,365$94,107
High School Graduate$0$0$0
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$94,828$103,077$94,107
Some College$0$0$0

$94,828

Average Earnings

$103,077

Average Male

$94,107

Average Female

Bard College Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bard College Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Bard College Language

80.82% of Bard College residents speak only English, while 19.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.7% of the population.

Bard College Language

rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0%
High School0%
Some College0%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Bard College Poverty Rate by Education

rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Rate
Poverty
Male Employed0%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Bard College Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bard College Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Name
Median
Mean
Families$201,038$197,416
Households$201,038$199,179
Married Families$201,132$-999,999,999
Non Families--

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Bard College Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

8.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

11.9%

Male Marriage Rate

6.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Bard College Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Bard College Marriage

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

Bard College Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Bard College Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

0

Number of Veterans

0

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

War
Veterans
Second Gulf War0
First Gulf War0
Vietnam0
Korea0
World War II0

Bard College Veterans by War

count

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Age Group
Veterans
18 to 340
35 to 540
55 to 640
65 to 740
75+0

Bard College Veterans by Age

count

Bard College Veterans by Race

Bard College Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bard College Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

45.5%

Labor Force Participation

43.5%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Bard College Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Bard College Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Bard College Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

31.1%

Born in Bard College

83.69%

Native Born

16.31%

Foreign Born

10.82%

Non Citizen

5.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.69% of Bard College residents were born in the United States, with 31.1% having been born in New York. 10.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Bard College Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20241,068-122-10.25%
20231,190-122-9.3%
20221,312-176-11.83%
20211,488-68-4.37%
20201,55600%

Bard College Population by Year