Colonie, New York Population 2022

7,426
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Colonie is a city located in New York. Colonie has a 2020 population of 7,426. Colonie is currently declining at a rate of -0.85% annually and its population has decreased by -4.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,802 in 2010.

The average household income in Colonie is $94,580 with a poverty rate of 2.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,262 per month, and the median house value is $217,600. The median age in Colonie is 42.9 years, 39.7 years for males, and 45.3 years for females.

Colonie Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Coloniewas:

  • White: 81.27%
  • Asian: 11.19%
  • Black or African American: 4.10%
  • Two or more races: 2.68%
  • Other race: 0.45%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Colonie, New York is 7,426 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,426.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,802.

Colonie, New York Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,28881.27%
Asian86611.19%
Black or African American3174.10%
Two or More Races2072.68%
Some Other Race350.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native240.31%
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Colonie Population by Race

Colonie Population Pyramid $2022

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Colonie Median Age

42.9


Total

39.7


Male

45.3


Female

Colonie Adults

There are 6,548 adults, (1,496 of whom are seniors) in Colonie.

Colonie Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Colonie Sex Ratio

Female

3,965

51.25%

Male

3,772

48.75%

Colonie Population by Age

Colonie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Colonie Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female69.6%30.4%
Non Family73.5%26.5%
Male76.3%23.7%
All82.6%17.4%
Married91.6%8.4%

82.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Colonie Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0042.5782.6
Married1,5773.1791.6
Non Family9541.2973.5
Female3553.1969.6
Male1183.0876.3

3.13

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

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Colonie Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1602.72%
9th to 12th Grade3746.36%
High School Graduate1,51825.83%
Some College1,13319.28%
Associates Degree70612.01%
Bachelors Degree1,09918.70%
Graduate Degree88615.08%
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Colonie Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Colonie Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,6964,3511,496
Asian687517335
Black28526929
2+ Races12212266
Hispanic979775
Other Race1414
Native American52

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 77.32%.

Colonie Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,733$50,574$40,836
Less Than 9th Grade$$70,735$20,650
High School Graduate$30,304$43,403$25,072
Some College$42,500$43,750$42,334
Bachelors Degree$54,038$56,838$50,433
Graduate Degree$62,238$62,435$61,830

$44,733

Average Earnings

$50,574

Average Male

$40,836

Average Female

Colonie Earnings by Educational Attainment

Colonie Language by Age

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Colonie Language

85.03% of Colonie residents speak only English, while 14.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 7.48% of the population.

Colonie Language

Colonie Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,1341642.67%
Other21NaN%
Native241979.17%
Asian86670.81%
Hispanic18452.72%
Black31710.32%

2.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.01%

Male Poverty Rate

3.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colonie

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colonie is Native, with 79.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colonie is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.45%.

Colonie Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.87%
Some College2.28%
High School2.04%
Bachelors or Greater1.41%

Colonie Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed22.12%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Colonie Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Colonie Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$88,281$94,580
Families$97,246$100,803
Married Families$105,466-
Non Families$49,111$77,618
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Income by Household Type

Colonie Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Colonie Married by Age and Sex

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Colonie 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.

Colonie Marital Status by Race

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Colonie Marital Status

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344

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam108
Korea74
Second Gulf War31
First Gulf War29
World War II12

Colonie Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+162
65 to 7499
35 to 5441
55 to 6424
18 to 3418

Colonie Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3135.85%
Asian182.50%
Hispanic77.22%
Other Race720.00%
2+ Races64.92%

Colonie Veterans by Race

Colonie Veterans by Education

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1.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colonie Veterans by Education

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66.5%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Colonie Employment by Age

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Colonie Employment by Race

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Colonie Employment by Education

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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79.19%

Born in Colonie

88.30%

Native Born

11.70%

Foreign Born

3.09%

Non Citizen

8.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.30% of Colonie residents were born in the United States, with 79.19% having been born in New York. 3.09% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Colonie Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20227,426-64-0.85%
20217,490-64-0.85%
20207,554-64-0.84%
20197,618-64-0.83%
20187,682-63-0.81%
20177,745-40-0.51%
20167,785-52-0.66%
20157,837-34-0.43%
20147,871-18-0.23%
20137,889310.39%
20127,858450.58%
20117,813110.14%
20107,802-114-0.14%
20007,916-103-0.13%
19908,019-850-1.00%
19808,8691680.19%
19708,7011,7092.21%
19606,9920.00%

Colonie Population by Year