Glens Falls, New York Population 2020

14,480
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Glens Falls is a city located in New York. With a 2020 population of 14,480, it is the 61st largest city in New York and the 2356th largest city in the United States. Glens Falls is currently growing at a rate of 0.46% annually but its population has decreased by -1.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,700 in 2010. Glens Falls reached it's highest population of 19,610 in 1950. Spanning over 4 miles, Glens Falls has a population density of 3,761 people per square mile.

The average household income in Glens Falls is $62,562 with a poverty rate of 15.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $843 per month, and the median house value is $151,900. The median age in Glens Falls is 38.8 years, 38 years for males, and 40.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.1 males.

Glens Falls Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Glens Falls was:

  • White: 92.81%
  • Two or more races: 2.91%
  • Black or African American: 1.74%
  • Asian: 1.62%
  • Other race: 0.50%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.20%
The current population of Glens Falls, New York is 14,480, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,348.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,700.

Glens Falls, New York Population 2020

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020124,552-455-0.37%
2019125,007-455-0.36%
2018125,462-455-0.36%
2017125,917-278-0.22%
2016126,195-441-0.35%
2015126,636-698-0.55%
2014127,334-500-0.39%
2013127,834-564-0.44%
2012128,398-409-0.32%
2011128,807-206-0.16%
2010129,0130.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,32692.81%
Two or More Races4182.91%
Black or African American2501.74%
Asian2321.62%
Some Other Race720.50%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander320.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native290.20%
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Glens Falls Population Pyramid 2020

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Glens Falls Median Age

38.8


Total

38


Male

40.7


Female

Glens Falls Adults

There are 11,486 adults, (2,162 of whom are seniors) in Glens Falls.

Glens Falls Age Dependency

54

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Glens Falls Sex Ratio

Female

7,514

52.33%

Male

6,845

47.67%

Glens Falls Households and Families

Glens Falls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Glens Falls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.1%24.9%
All50.7%49.3%
Female44%56%
Non Family37.5%62.5%
Male31.6%68.4%

50.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4662.1950.7
Non Family3,1671.2637.5
Married2,1483.175.1
Female8953.0644
Male2563.0631.6

2.95

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

9.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Glens Falls Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2372.26%
9th to 12th Grade6576.27%
High School Graduate3,60434.39%
Some College1,86517.79%
Associates Degree1,12610.74%
Bachelors Degree1,73316.53%
Graduate Degree1,25912.01%
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Glens Falls Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,5078,7702,756
Hispanic39928778
Black24022232
Multiple Races20117485
Asian15715158
Other Race574425
Islander3232
Native American298

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 43.86%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,425$40,662$32,626
Less Than High School$26,694$31,131$25,192
High School Grad$30,540$30,868$30,465
Some College$32,875$34,347$29,651
Bachelors Degree$50,804$61,027$39,700
Graduate Degree$54,306$64,167$44,783

$35,425

Average Earnings

$40,662

Average Male

$32,626

Average Female

Glens Falls Language

Glens Falls Language by Age

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Glens Falls Language

92.73% of Glens Falls residents speak only English, while 7.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.03% of the population.

Glens Falls Poverty

Glens Falls Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,6871,82914.42%
Multiple41516038.55%
Hispanic66510816.24%
Black2375221.94%
Islander3232100.00%
Native2929100.00%
Other721115.28%
Asian232104.31%

15.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.57%

Male Poverty Rate

19.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glens Falls

The race most likely to be in poverty in Glens Falls is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glens Falls is Asian, with 4.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.08%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.54%
High School18.73%
Some College12.87%
Bachelors or Greater4.45%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.00%
Male Unemployed20.71%
Female Employed6.24%
Male Employed4.49%

Glens Falls Income

Glens Falls Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,207$62,562
Families$64,410$78,371
Married Families$82,841-
Non Families$31,893$43,299
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Glens Falls Marital Status

Glens Falls Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.2%

Male Marriage Rate

38.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Glens Falls Married by Age and Sex

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Glens Falls 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.

Glens Falls Marital Status by Race

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Glens Falls Veterans

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868

Number of Veterans

816

Male Veterans

52

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam305
First Gulf War135
Second Gulf War99
Korea78
World War II25
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74225
55 to 64218
35 to 54198
75+173
18 to 3454
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Name Veterans % of Total
White8427.88%
Hispanic317.36%
Black2610.40%

Glens Falls Veterans by Education

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2.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glens Falls Employment Status

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67.2%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

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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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77.71%

Born in New York

95.37%

Native Born

4.63%

Foreign Born

2.49%

Non Citizen

2.14%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.37% of Glens Falls residents were born in the United States, with 77.71% having been born in New York. 2.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202014,480660.46%
201914,414660.46%
201814,348-74-0.51%
201714,422660.46%
201614,356780.55%
201514,278-171-1.18%
201414,449-75-0.52%
201314,524-82-0.56%
201214,606-91-0.62%
201114,69730.02%
201014,6943400.23%
200014,354-669-0.45%
199015,023-874-0.56%
198015,897-1,325-0.80%
197017,222-1,358-0.76%
196018,580-1,030-0.54%
195019,6107740.40%
194018,8363050.16%
193018,5311,8931.08%
192016,6381,3950.88%
191015,2432,6301.91%
190012,6133,1042.87%
18909,5094,6096.85%
18804,9004000.86%
18704,5007201.76%
18603,7801,0633.36%
18502,7170.00%