Glens Falls, New York Population 2021

14,078
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Glens Falls is a city located in Warren County New York. With a 2020 population of 14,078, it is the 62nd largest city in New York and the 2414th largest city in the United States . Glens Falls is currently declining at a rate of -0.65% annually and its population has decreased by -4.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,700 in 2010. Glens Falls reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 4 miles, Glens Falls has a population density of 3,656 people per square mile.

The average household income in Glens Falls is $65,458 with a poverty rate of 15.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $867 per month, and the median house value is $156,200. The median age in Glens Falls is 38 years, 36.6 years for males, and 40.2 years for females.

Glens Falls Demographics

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

  • White: 92.41%
  • Two or more races: 3.59%
  • Black or African American: 1.75%
  • Asian: 1.41%
  • Other race: 0.53%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.06%
The current population of Glens Falls, New York is 14,078 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,262.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,700.

Glens Falls, New York Population 2021

2020 and 2021 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021124,466-341-0.27%
2020124,807-341-0.27%
2019125,148-341-0.27%
2018125,489-435-0.35%
2017125,924-309-0.25%
2016126,233-433-0.34%
2015126,666-675-0.53%
2014127,341-507-0.40%
2013127,848-572-0.45%
2012128,420-407-0.32%
2011128,827-194-0.15%
2010129,0210.00%

Glens Falls Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,25292.41%
Two or More Races5153.59%
Black or African American2511.75%
Asian2021.41%
Some Other Race760.53%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander360.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.06%
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Glens Falls Population by Race

Glens Falls Population Pyramid $2021

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Glens Falls Median Age

38


Total

36.6


Male

40.2


Female

Glens Falls Adults

There are 11,324 adults, (2,282 of whom are seniors) in Glens Falls.

Glens Falls Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Glens Falls Sex Ratio

Female

7,426

51.79%

Male

6,914

48.21%

Glens Falls Population by Age

Glens Falls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Glens Falls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male32.2%67.8%
Non Family37.2%62.8%
Female37.3%62.7%
All50.2%49.8%
Married74.9%25.1%

50.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Glens Falls Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4162.250.2
Non Family3,1111.2437.2
Married2,2413.0874.9
Female8223.0737.3
Male2423.5232.2

2.95

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Glens Falls Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2362.30%
9th to 12th Grade7527.33%
High School Graduate3,34132.55%
Some College1,91718.68%
Associates Degree1,0259.99%
Bachelors Degree1,64716.05%
Graduate Degree1,34613.11%
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Glens Falls Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Glens Falls Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,3318,5062,767
Hispanic41027036
Black23421915
2+ Races227189122
Asian13612853
Other Race532717
Islander3636
Native American88

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 2+ races people with a rate of 53.74%.

Glens Falls Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,178$41,595$32,298
Less Than 9th Grade$26,721$40,208$22,604
High School Graduate$31,394$32,820$30,678
Some College$32,870$34,625$30,173
Bachelors Degree$50,179$64,280$38,148
Graduate Degree$58,068$66,283$45,071

$36,178

Average Earnings

$41,595

Average Male

$32,298

Average Female

Glens Falls Earnings by Educational Attainment

Glens Falls Language by Age

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Glens Falls Language

93.09% of Glens Falls residents speak only English, while 6.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.19% of the population.

Glens Falls Language

Glens Falls Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,5941,76714.03%
Multiple51220339.65%
Hispanic72720227.79%
Black2434116.87%
Islander3636100.00%
Asian202146.93%
Native88100.00%
Other7234.17%

15.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.71%

Male Poverty Rate

18.68%

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 Other, with 4.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.77%.

Glens Falls Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.13%
High School18.27%
Some College13.43%
Bachelors or Greater5.68%

Glens Falls Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed40.00%
Male Unemployed17.39%
Female Employed5.56%
Male Employed4.80%

Glens Falls Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Glens Falls Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,071$65,458
Families$67,793$84,398
Married Families$84,920-
Non Families$31,547$42,437
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Income by Household Type

Glens Falls Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.8%

Male Marriage Rate

39.2%

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 Marital Status

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864

Number of Veterans

804

Male Veterans

60

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam277
First Gulf War189
Second Gulf War139
Korea75
World War II26

Glens Falls Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74242
75+202
35 to 54200
55 to 64161
18 to 3459

Glens Falls Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8478.03%
Hispanic419.09%
Black177.08%

Glens Falls Veterans by Race

Glens Falls Veterans by Education

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5.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glens Falls Veterans by Education

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66%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Glens Falls Employment by Age

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Glens Falls Employment by Race

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Glens Falls 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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77.88%

Born in Glens Falls

95.41%

Native Born

4.59%

Foreign Born

2.36%

Non Citizen

2.22%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.41% of Glens Falls residents were born in the United States, with 77.88% having been born in New York. 2.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Glens Falls Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202114,078-92-0.65%
202014,170-92-0.65%
201914,262-92-0.64%
201814,354-65-0.45%
201714,419550.38%
201614,364810.57%
201514,283-169-1.17%
201414,452-74-0.51%
201314,526-82-0.56%
201214,608-89-0.61%
201114,69760.04%
201014,6913370.23%
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%

Glens Falls Population by Year