Great Neck, New York Population 2021

10,203
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Great Neck is a city located in Nassau County New York. With a 2020 population of 10,203, it is the 81st largest city in New York and the 3056th largest city in the United States . Great Neck is currently declining at a rate of -0.03% annually but its population has increased by 2.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,989 in 2010. Great Neck reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Great Neck has a population density of 7,647 people per square mile.

The average household income in Great Neck is $145,815 with a poverty rate of 7.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,049 per month, and the median house value is $843,700. The median age in Great Neck is 35.7 years, 32.5 years for males, and 39.2 years for females.

Great Neck Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Great Neckwas:

  • White: 83.69%
  • Asian: 10.85%
  • Other race: 3.14%
  • Black or African American: 1.48%
  • Two or more races: 0.84%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Great Neck, New York is 10,203 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,209.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,989.

Great Neck, New York Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,54183.69%
Asian1,10710.85%
Some Other Race3203.14%
Black or African American1511.48%
Two or More Races860.84%
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Great Neck Population by Race

Great Neck Population Pyramid $2021

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Great Neck Median Age

35.7


Total

32.5


Male

39.2


Female

Great Neck Adults

There are 7,178 adults, (1,872 of whom are seniors) in Great Neck.

Great Neck Age Dependency

92.3

Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57

Child Dependency Ratio

Great Neck Sex Ratio

Female

5,020

49.19%

Male

5,185

50.81%

Great Neck Population by Age

Great Neck Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Great Neck Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male41.1%58.9%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Female65.8%34.2%
All77.8%22.2%
Married85.8%14.2%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Great Neck Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1613.2277.8
Married2,1083.8385.8
Non Family6441.1264.9
Female2633.6865.8
Male1462.941.1

3.73

Average Family Size

3.22

Average Household Size

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Great Neck Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3164.90%
9th to 12th Grade3435.31%
High School Graduate1,18618.37%
Some College80512.47%
Associates Degree3265.05%
Bachelors Degree1,71926.63%
Graduate Degree1,76027.27%
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Great Neck Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Great Neck Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,0224,6922,931
Asian692668500
Hispanic57129338
Black13912611
Other Race12935
2+ Races675110

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 96.53%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 72.25%.

Great Neck Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,632$66,337$42,354
Less Than 9th Grade$31,298$41,435$17,586
High School Graduate$41,852$43,951$31,756
Some College$39,861$41,806$33,875
Bachelors Degree$48,975$66,667$41,250
Graduate Degree$99,868$130,370$83,750

$54,632

Average Earnings

$66,337

Average Male

$42,354

Average Female

Great Neck Earnings by Educational Attainment

Great Neck Language by Age

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Great Neck Language

48.90% of Great Neck residents speak only English, while 51.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 29.65% of the population.

Great Neck Language

Great Neck Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,8824866.17%
Hispanic1,02725424.73%
Other32020764.69%
Black1514831.79%
Multiple863136.05%
Asian1,107211.90%

7.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.04%

Male Poverty Rate

7.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Great Neck

The race most likely to be in poverty in Great Neck is Other, with 64.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Great Neck is Asian, with 1.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.35%.

Great Neck Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.58%
Some College8.40%
High School4.64%
Bachelors or Greater4.46%

Great Neck Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed34.75%
Female Unemployed9.00%
Female Employed4.27%
Male Employed1.19%

Great Neck Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Great Neck Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$100,766$145,815
Families$120,069$161,476
Married Families$137,652-
Non Families$41,696$81,274
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Income by Household Type

Great Neck Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.2%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Great Neck Married by Age and Sex

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Great Neck 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.

Great Neck Marital Status by Race

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Great Neck Marital Status

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209

Number of Veterans

196

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam76
Korea52
World War II33
First Gulf War22
Second Gulf War

Great Neck Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+117
65 to 7465
35 to 5422
55 to 645
18 to 34

Great Neck Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1963.25%
Asian131.67%

Great Neck Veterans by Race

Great Neck Veterans by Education

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9.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Great Neck Veterans by Education

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62.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.6%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Great Neck Employment by Age

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Great Neck Employment by Race

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Great Neck 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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56.92%

Born in Great Neck

67.00%

Native Born

33.00%

Foreign Born

9.37%

Non Citizen

23.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

67.00% of Great Neck residents were born in the United States, with 56.92% having been born in New York. 9.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Great Neck Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,203-3-0.03%
202010,206-3-0.03%
201910,209-3-0.03%
201810,212-3-0.03%
201710,215160.16%
201610,19940.04%
201510,195-3-0.03%
201410,198230.23%
201310,175210.21%
201210,154250.25%
201110,129430.43%
201010,0865480.56%
20009,5387930.87%
19908,745-423-0.47%
19809,168-1,630-1.62%
197010,7986270.60%
196010,1712,4122.74%
19507,7591,5922.32%
19406,1672,1574.40%
19304,0100.00%

Great Neck Population by Year