Buchanan, New York Population 2020

2,225
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Buchanan is a city located in New York. With a 2020 population of 2,225, it is the 284th largest city in New York and the 7212th largest city in the United States. Buchanan is currently declining at a rate of -0.36% annually and its population has decreased by -0.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,230 in 2010. Buchanan reached it's highest population of 2,256 in 2016. Spanning over 2 miles, Buchanan has a population density of 1,626 people per square mile.

The average household income in Buchanan is $129,880 with a poverty rate of 6.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,508 per month, and the median house value is $372,200. The median age in Buchanan is 40.9 years, 40.2 years for males, and 42.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 108.6 males.

Buchanan Demographics

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

  • White: 81.14%
  • Black or African American: 7.88%
  • Other race: 7.83%
  • Two or more races: 2.16%
  • Asian: 0.98%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Buchanan, New York is 2,225, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,241.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,230.

Buchanan, New York Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,73081.14%
Black or African American1687.88%
Some Other Race1677.83%
Two or More Races462.16%
Asian210.98%
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Buchanan Population Pyramid 2020

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Buchanan Median Age

40.9


Total

40.2


Male

42.5


Female

Buchanan Adults

There are 1,709 adults, (300 of whom are seniors) in Buchanan.

Buchanan Age Dependency

51.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30

Child Dependency Ratio

Buchanan Sex Ratio

Female

1,022

47.94%

Male

1,110

52.06%

Buchanan Households and Families

Buchanan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Buchanan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.7%10.3%
All76.8%23.2%
Female66.7%33.3%
Non Family45.6%54.4%
Male31.3%68.8%

76.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7272.9176.8
Married4873.3889.7
Non Family1581.4845.6
Female662.8966.7
Male162.8131.3

3.29

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Buchanan Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade624.07%
9th to 12th Grade312.03%
High School Graduate39325.77%
Some College29619.41%
Associates Degree16610.89%
Bachelors Degree34422.56%
Graduate Degree23315.28%
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Buchanan Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,2431,198450
Hispanic14610248
Black12212269
Other Race754314
Multiple Races1288
Asian121212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,688$68,681$47,525
Less Than High School$15,804$15,982$
High School Grad$49,605$54,167$48,289
Some College$54,615$71,111$47,900
Bachelors Degree$53,047$81,250$42,938
Graduate Degree$69,545$95,833$61,964

$53,688

Average Earnings

$68,681

Average Male

$47,525

Average Female

Buchanan Language

Buchanan Language by Age

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Buchanan Language

83.54% of Buchanan residents speak only English, while 16.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.82% of the population.

Buchanan Poverty

Buchanan Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,6471146.92%
Hispanic268197.09%
Other1671911.38%
Multiple46817.39%

6.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.51%

Male Poverty Rate

4.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buchanan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buchanan is Multiple, with 17.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buchanan is White, with 6.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.79%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.26%
High School8.65%
Bachelors or Greater3.99%
Some College3.90%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.03%
Male Employed4.57%
Female Employed2.16%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Buchanan Income

Buchanan Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$109,831$129,880
Families$116,484$133,611
Married Families$122,039-
Non Families$63,000$113,827
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Buchanan Marital Status

Buchanan Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

64.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Buchanan Married by Age and Sex

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Buchanan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Buchanan Marital Status by Race

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Buchanan Veterans

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109

Number of Veterans

109

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam34
World War II16
Second Gulf War7
Korea5
First Gulf War
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Age Group Veterans
75+62
65 to 7420
55 to 6420
35 to 547
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
White976.75%
Black75.74%
Asian541.67%

Buchanan Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

70.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buchanan Employment Status

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66.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

5.4%

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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79.41%

Born in New York

88.65%

Native Born

11.35%

Foreign Born

4.41%

Non Citizen

6.94%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.65% of Buchanan residents were born in the United States, with 79.41% having been born in New York. 4.41% 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
20202,225-8-0.36%
20192,233-8-0.36%
20182,241-7-0.31%
20172,248-8-0.35%
20162,25640.18%
20152,25230.13%
20142,24910.04%
20132,248120.54%
20122,23610.04%
20112,235120.54%
20102,2230.00%