Cape Vincent, New York Population 2024

2,842

Cape Vincent is a city located in Jefferson County New York. Cape Vincent has a 2024 population of 2,842. Cape Vincent is currently declining at a rate of -0.94% annually but its population has increased by 2.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,771 in 2020.

The average household income in Cape Vincent is $86,425 with a poverty rate of 9.27%. The median age in Cape Vincent is 42.2 years: 41.4 years for males, and 45.9 years for females.

Cape Vincent Demographics

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

  • White: 78.37%
  • Black or African American: 10.67%
  • Two or more races: 5.79%
  • Other race: 3.3%
  • Asian: 1.05%
  • Native American: 0.81%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
56.3 sq mi
Density (mi²)
50.50/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
2.56% (71)
The current population of Cape Vincent, New York is 2,842 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,771.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White2,23278.37%
Black or African American30410.67%
Two or more races1655.79%
Other race943.3%
Asian301.05%
Native American230.81%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Cape Vincent Population by Race

Cape Vincent Population Pyramid 2024

Cape Vincent Median Age

42.2

Total

41.4

Male

45.9

Female

Cape Vincent Adults

There are 2,355 adults, (674 of whom are seniors) in Cape Vincent.

Cape Vincent Age Dependency

69.4

Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Cape Vincent Sex Ratio

Female1,11038.97%
Male1,73861.03%

Cape Vincent Population by Age

Cape Vincent Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All9272.4388.911.1
Married4883.0888.111.9
Non Family3271.2888.411.6
Female832.8391.68.4
Male293.411000

2.94

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

88.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Cape Vincent Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade28313.04%
Associates Degree1999.17%
Bachelors Degree32715.07%
Graduate Degree25111.57%
High School Graduate58326.87%
Less Than 9th Grade944.33%
Some College43319.95%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Cape Vincent Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cape Vincent Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White1,6741,532524
Black2851386
Hispanic193690
Other Race94290
2+ Races544124
Asian303024
Native American23170

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 80%.

Cape Vincent Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$63,864$66,250$54,375
Graduate Degree$57,212$58,438$56,923
High School Graduate$28,854$29,167$0
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$42,778$55,035$35,875
Some College$45,500$58,750$24,698

$42,778

Average Earnings

$55,035

Average Male

$35,875

Average Female

Cape Vincent Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cape Vincent Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Cape Vincent Language

89.05% of Cape Vincent residents speak only English, while 10.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.15% of the population.

Cape Vincent Language

Cape Vincent Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2,05320610.03%

9.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.48%

Male Poverty Rate

13.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cape Vincent

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cape Vincent is White, with 10.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cape Vincent is White, with 10.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.77%.

Cape Vincent Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.71%
High School8.1%
Some College7.99%
Bachelors or Greater0.92%

Cape Vincent Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed50%
Female Employed11.51%
Male Employed2.4%
Male Unemployed0%

Cape Vincent Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cape Vincent Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$92,917$108,579
Households$64,018$86,425
Married Families$102,500$-999,999,999
Non Families$33,281$44,714

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Cape Vincent Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Cape Vincent Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Cape Vincent 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 55-64.

Cape Vincent Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Cape Vincent Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

196

Number of Veterans

175

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam72
First Gulf War42
Second Gulf War41
Korea4
World War II0

Cape Vincent Veterans by War

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7475
35 to 5458
75+43
55 to 6416
18 to 344

Cape Vincent Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White19110.74%
2+ Races54.55%

Cape Vincent Veterans by Race

Cape Vincent Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

2.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cape Vincent Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

38.6%

Labor Force Participation

35.4%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Cape Vincent Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Cape Vincent Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Cape Vincent 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

77.35%

Born in Cape Vincent

96.91%

Native Born

3.09%

Foreign Born

2.14%

Non Citizen

0.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.91% of Cape Vincent residents were born in the United States, with 77.35% having been born in New York. 2.14% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cape Vincent Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20292,707-27-0.99%
20282,734-27-0.98%
20272,761-27-0.97%
20262,788-27-0.96%
20252,815-27-0.95%
20242,842-27-0.94%
20232,869-27-0.93%
20222,896-27-0.92%
20212,9231525.49%
20202,771762.82%
20192,695-64-2.32%
20182,759-19-0.68%
20172,778-18-0.64%
20162,796-68-2.37%
20152,864-18-0.62%
20142,88260.21%
20132,876-37-1.27%
20122,913903.19%
20112,823371.33%
20102,78600%

Cape Vincent Population by Year