East Meadow is a city located in Nassau County New York. East Meadow has a 2020 population of 38,029. East Meadow is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 38,132 in 2010.
The average household income in East Meadow is $127,375 with a poverty rate of 4.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,144 per month, and the median house value is $454,500. The median age in East Meadow is 41.3 years, 38.9 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of East Meadowwas:
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%.
70.49% of East Meadow residents speak only English, while 29.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.68% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in East Meadow is Black, with 9.11% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in East Meadow is Multiple, with 0.79% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.72%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in East Meadow
80.70% of East Meadow residents were born in the United States, with 72.22% having been born in New York. 5.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.