East Massapequa, New York Population 2022

17,622
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East Massapequa is a city located in New York. East Massapequa has a 2020 population of 17,622. East Massapequa is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -7.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,069 in 2010.

The average household income in East Massapequa is $132,847 with a poverty rate of 4.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,009 per month, and the median house value is $442,200. The median age in East Massapequa is 45.3 years, 42.2 years for males, and 47.7 years for females.

East Massapequa Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of East Massapequawas:

  • White: 82.31%
  • Black or African American: 11.87%
  • Asian: 2.20%
  • Other race: 1.86%
  • Two or more races: 1.65%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.09%
  • Native American: 0.02%
The current population of East Massapequa, New York is 17,622 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 17,622.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 19,069.

East Massapequa, New York Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,50582.31%
Black or African American2,09111.87%
Asian3882.20%
Some Other Race3281.86%
Two or More Races2901.65%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander160.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.02%
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East Massapequa Population by Race

East Massapequa Population Pyramid $2022

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East Massapequa Median Age

45.3


Total

42.2


Male

47.7


Female

East Massapequa Adults

There are 14,289 adults, (3,713 of whom are seniors) in East Massapequa.

East Massapequa Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

East Massapequa Sex Ratio

Female

9,345

53.03%

Male

8,277

46.97%

East Massapequa Population by Age

East Massapequa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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East Massapequa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male66.4%33.6%
Non Family77.2%22.8%
Female83.7%16.3%
All87.3%12.7%
Married95.5%4.5%

87.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

East Massapequa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8692.5487.3
Married3,7713.2595.5
Non Family2,1781.1577.2
Female6022.9983.7
Male3182.8166.4

3.15

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

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East Massapequa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1911.46%
9th to 12th Grade4543.46%
High School Graduate3,39625.89%
Some College2,18216.63%
Associates Degree1,31210.00%
Bachelors Degree3,34925.53%
Graduate Degree2,23417.03%
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East Massapequa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

East Massapequa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White10,0169,5824,407
Black1,4421,391583
Hispanic1,1721,026409
Asian357351145
Other Race26625173
2+ Races200192111
Islander1616
Native American222

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

East Massapequa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$64,644$81,882$57,527
Less Than 9th Grade$$$35,568
High School Graduate$47,783$63,401$43,682
Some College$61,306$81,563$44,569
Bachelors Degree$73,615$81,958$68,750
Graduate Degree$93,358$105,179$82,328

$64,644

Average Earnings

$81,882

Average Male

$57,527

Average Female

East Massapequa Earnings by Educational Attainment

East Massapequa Language by Age

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East Massapequa Language

88.06% of East Massapequa residents speak only English, while 11.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.97% of the population.

East Massapequa Language

East Massapequa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,1014983.80%
Hispanic1,75221312.16%
Black2,061542.62%
Other15NaN%
Multiple29082.76%

4.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.14%

Male Poverty Rate

3.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in East Massapequa

The race most likely to be in poverty in East Massapequa is White, with 3.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in East Massapequa is Multiple, with 2.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.44%.

East Massapequa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.52%
High School6.04%
Some College3.75%
Bachelors or Greater1.44%

East Massapequa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed20.66%
Female Employed0.89%
Male Employed0.77%
Female Unemployed0.00%

East Massapequa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

East Massapequa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$106,790$132,847
Families$149,424$162,771
Married Families$154,078-
Non Families$43,697$65,858
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Income by Household Type

East Massapequa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

Female Marriage Rate

East Massapequa Married by Age and Sex

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East Massapequa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

East Massapequa Marital Status by Race

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East Massapequa Marital Status

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878

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam325
Korea158
Second Gulf War133
First Gulf War106
World War II60

East Massapequa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+341
65 to 74289
35 to 54153
18 to 3467
55 to 6428

East Massapequa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8156.87%
Hispanic735.21%
Black634.18%

East Massapequa Veterans by Race

East Massapequa Veterans by Education

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4.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

East Massapequa Veterans by Education

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63.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

East Massapequa Employment by Age

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East Massapequa Employment by Race

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East Massapequa 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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82.56%

Born in East Massapequa

89.00%

Native Born

11.00%

Foreign Born

2.87%

Non Citizen

8.13%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.00% of East Massapequa residents were born in the United States, with 82.56% having been born in New York. 2.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

East Massapequa Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202217,6220.00%
202117,6220.00%
202017,6220.00%
201917,622-709-3.87%
201818,331-358-1.92%
201718,689-1,138-5.74%
201619,827-16-0.08%
201519,843-48-0.24%
201419,8916263.25%
201319,2656863.69%
201218,5793652.00%
201118,214-855-4.48%
201019,0690.00%

East Massapequa Population by Year