Gouverneur, New York Population 2022

3,585
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Gouverneur is a city located in St. Lawrence County New York. Gouverneur has a 2020 population of 3,585. Gouverneur is currently declining at a rate of -0.75% annually and its population has decreased by -9.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,941 in 2010.

The average household income in Gouverneur is $45,777 with a poverty rate of 22.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $662 per month, and the median house value is $92,100. The median age in Gouverneur is 44.1 years, 34.7 years for males, and 45.8 years for females.

Gouverneur Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Gouverneurwas:

  • White: 93.90%
  • Two or more races: 2.28%
  • Black or African American: 2.20%
  • Native American: 0.99%
  • Other race: 0.62%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Gouverneur, New York is 3,585 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,585.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,941.

Gouverneur, New York Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,49393.90%
Two or More Races852.28%
Black or African American822.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native370.99%
Some Other Race230.62%
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Gouverneur Population by Race

Gouverneur Population Pyramid $2022

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Gouverneur Median Age

44.1


Total

34.7


Male

45.8


Female

Gouverneur Adults

There are 3,034 adults, (666 of whom are seniors) in Gouverneur.

Gouverneur Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29

Child Dependency Ratio

Gouverneur Sex Ratio

Female

1,798

48.33%

Male

1,922

51.67%

Gouverneur Population by Age

Gouverneur Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gouverneur Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male42%58%
Female44.2%55.8%
Non Family54.8%45.2%
All59.3%40.7%
Married71.4%28.6%

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gouverneur Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7262.1359.3
Married6932.9771.4
Non Family6911.0754.8
Female2422.3144.2
Male1003.1442

2.68

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

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Gouverneur Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade441.77%
9th to 12th Grade26010.44%
High School Graduate1,08243.44%
Some College68127.34%
Associates Degree1576.30%
Bachelors Degree1465.86%
Graduate Degree1214.86%
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Gouverneur Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gouverneur Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,3832,082249
Black403718
Native American3737
Hispanic21219
2+ Races1919
Other Race66

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 black people with a rate of 45.00%.

Gouverneur Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,465$30,533$22,481
Less Than 9th Grade$40,559$40,559$
High School Graduate$17,898$$21,004
Some College$31,733$43,188$29,309
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,465

Average Earnings

$30,533

Average Male

$22,481

Average Female

Gouverneur Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gouverneur Language by Age

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Gouverneur Language

97.30% of Gouverneur residents speak only English, while 2.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.03% of the population.

Gouverneur Language

Gouverneur Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,40175522.20%
Hispanic872933.33%
Multiple852529.41%
Other23NaN%
Native371335.14%
Black8233.66%

22.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.84%

Male Poverty Rate

16.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gouverneur

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gouverneur is Native, with 35.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gouverneur is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.63%.

Gouverneur Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College23.51%
Less Than 9th Grade23.02%
High School20.32%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Gouverneur Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed84.00%
Male Unemployed51.28%
Male Employed15.66%
Female Employed2.63%

Gouverneur Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gouverneur Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,571$45,777
Families$37,005$55,128
Married Families$51,433-
Non Families$20,189$30,253
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Income by Household Type

Gouverneur Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.9%

Male Marriage Rate

44.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Gouverneur Married by Age and Sex

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Gouverneur 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.

Gouverneur Marital Status by Race

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Gouverneur Marital Status

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448

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War178
First Gulf War92
Korea72
Vietnam56
World War II41

Gouverneur Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34169
75+128
35 to 5479
65 to 7441
55 to 6431

Gouverneur Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White43915.19%
Black916.36%

Gouverneur Veterans by Race

Gouverneur Veterans by Education

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38.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gouverneur Veterans by Education

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52.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.3%

Employment Rate

10.4%

Unemployment Rate

Gouverneur Employment by Age

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Gouverneur Employment by Race

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Gouverneur 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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82.42%

Born in Gouverneur

98.66%

Native Born

1.34%

Foreign Born

0.56%

Non Citizen

0.78%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.66% of Gouverneur residents were born in the United States, with 82.42% having been born in New York. 0.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Gouverneur Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20223,585-27-0.75%
20213,612-27-0.74%
20203,639-27-0.74%
20193,666-27-0.73%
20183,693-28-0.75%
20173,721-18-0.48%
20163,739-44-1.16%
20153,783-30-0.79%
20143,813-69-1.78%
20133,882-26-0.67%
20123,908-19-0.48%
20113,927-14-0.36%
20103,941-322-0.78%
20004,263-341-0.77%
19904,6043190.72%
19804,285-289-0.65%
19704,574-372-0.78%
19604,946300.06%
19504,9164380.94%
19404,4784631.10%
19304,015-128-0.31%
19204,143150.04%
19104,1284391.13%
19003,6892310.65%
18903,4580.00%

Gouverneur Population by Year