Garden City, New York Population 2021

22,364
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Garden City is a city located in Nassau County New York. With a 2020 population of 22,364, it is the 40th largest city in New York and the 1703rd largest city in the United States . Garden City is currently declining at a rate of -0.20% annually and its population has decreased by -0.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 22,371 in 2010. Garden City reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 5 miles, Garden City has a population density of 4,197 people per square mile.

The average household income in Garden City is $239,817 with a poverty rate of 2.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $3,342 per month, and the median house value is $860,000. The median age in Garden City is 43 years, 42 years for males, and 44 years for females.

Garden City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Garden Citywas:

  • White: 89.33%
  • Asian: 4.93%
  • Other race: 2.07%
  • Two or more races: 1.85%
  • Black or African American: 1.82%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Garden City, New York is 22,364 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 22,454.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 22,371.

Garden City, New York Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20,09989.33%
Asian1,1094.93%
Some Other Race4652.07%
Two or More Races4161.85%
Black or African American4101.82%
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Garden City Population by Race

Garden City Population Pyramid $2021

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Garden City Median Age

43


Total

42


Male

44


Female

Garden City Adults

There are 16,996 adults, (4,104 of whom are seniors) in Garden City.

Garden City Age Dependency

74.5

Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Garden City Sex Ratio

Female

11,693

51.97%

Male

10,806

48.03%

Garden City Population by Age

Garden City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Garden City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family80.6%19.4%
Female87.4%12.6%
All92.5%7.5%
Married96.2%3.8%
Male100%0%

92.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Garden City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,4522.8892.5
Married5,4203.3796.2
Non Family1,4641.180.6
Female5252.8187.4
Male432.72100

3.3

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

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Garden City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1280.89%
9th to 12th Grade1320.92%
High School Graduate1,46310.16%
Some College1,2698.81%
Associates Degree7825.43%
Bachelors Degree5,47137.98%
Graduate Degree5,16035.82%
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Garden City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Garden City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White12,70812,4799,503
Hispanic732732434
Asian675644453
Other Race385385185
Black193193193
2+ Races838373

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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Garden City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$95,473$124,347$70,465
Less Than 9th Grade$32,321$43,309$
High School Graduate$41,741$63,015$20,054
Some College$48,008$57,344$32,670
Bachelors Degree$104,212$141,875$72,378
Graduate Degree$108,407$150,274$85,030

$95,473

Average Earnings

$124,347

Average Male

$70,465

Average Female

Garden City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Garden City Language by Age

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Garden City Language

86.47% of Garden City residents speak only English, while 13.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.13% of the population.

Garden City Language

Garden City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,7644962.64%
Hispanic1,119211.88%
Other439204.56%
Asian1,03820.19%

2.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.89%

Male Poverty Rate

1.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Garden City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Garden City is Other, with 4.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Garden City is Asian, with 0.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.06%.

Garden City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade3.46%
High School2.94%
Bachelors or Greater2.48%
Some College1.27%

Garden City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed27.15%
Female Unemployed10.14%
Female Employed1.49%
Male Employed0.93%

Garden City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Garden City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$174,886$239,817
Families$195,000$264,334
Married Families$204,919-
Non Families$82,778$125,166
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Income by Household Type

Garden City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.8%

Male Marriage Rate

58.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Garden City Married by Age and Sex

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Garden City 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 35-44.

Garden City Marital Status by Race

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Garden City Marital Status

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825

Number of Veterans

825

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam300
Korea111
World War II107
Second Gulf War70
First Gulf War15

Garden City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+425
65 to 74243
35 to 5476
55 to 6441
18 to 3440

Garden City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7715.09%
Hispanic767.93%
Other Race5411.84%

Garden City Veterans by Race

Garden City Veterans by Education

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5.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Garden City Veterans by Education

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62.3%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Garden City Employment by Age

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Garden City Employment by Race

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Garden City 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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80.11%

Born in Garden City

89.29%

Native Born

10.71%

Foreign Born

2.37%

Non Citizen

8.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.29% of Garden City residents were born in the United States, with 80.11% having been born in New York. 2.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Garden City Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202122,364-45-0.20%
202022,409-45-0.20%
201922,454-45-0.20%
201822,499-55-0.24%
201722,554680.30%
201622,486-34-0.15%
201522,520-152-0.67%
201422,672-9-0.04%
201322,68180.04%
201222,6731760.78%
201122,4971400.63%
201022,3576850.31%
200021,672-14-0.01%
199021,686-1,241-0.55%
198022,927-2,446-1.01%
197025,3731,4250.58%
196023,9489,4625.16%
195014,4863,2632.59%
194011,2234,0434.57%
19307,1806,5808.63%
19006000.00%

Garden City Population by Year