Highland, New York Population 2020

5,620
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Highland is a city located in New York. Highland has a 2020 population of 5,620. Highland is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,647 in 2010. Highland reached it's highest population of 5,647 in 2010.

The average household income in Highland is $76,699 with a poverty rate of 14.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,320 per month, and the median house value is $225,800. The median age in Highland is 44.7 years, 38.9 years for males, and 48.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.7 males.

Highland Demographics

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

  • White: 82.88%
  • Black or African American: 10.32%
  • Other race: 2.95%
  • Two or more races: 2.46%
  • Asian: 1.39%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Highland, New York is 5,620, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,620.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,647.

Highland, New York Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,65882.88%
Black or African American58010.32%
Some Other Race1662.95%
Two or More Races1382.46%
Asian781.39%
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Highland Population Pyramid 2020

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Highland Median Age

44.7


Total

38.9


Male

48.8


Female

Highland Adults

There are 4,575 adults, (1,031 of whom are seniors) in Highland.

Highland Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Highland Sex Ratio

Female

2,732

48.61%

Male

2,888

51.39%

Highland Households and Families

Highland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Highland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female70.1%29.9%
Married67.2%32.8%
All58.2%41.8%
Non Family47.2%52.8%
Male0%100%

58.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1012.5358.2
Married9543.0267.2
Non Family7901.2447.2
Female2984.3870.1
Male592.580

3.23

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

9.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Highland Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1393.44%
9th to 12th Grade3869.54%
High School Graduate1,16328.74%
Some College68716.98%
Associates Degree46311.44%
Bachelors Degree84420.86%
Graduate Degree3649.00%
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Highland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2462,9641,101
Hispanic44529138
Black18318324
Other Race166110
Multiple Races1387312
Asian453333

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 asian people with a rate of 73.33%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,708$52,052$32,459
Less Than High School$17,984$23,628$
High School Grad$16,387$$17,072
Some College$48,944$52,295$34,375
Bachelors Degree$53,542$55,795$42,734
Graduate Degree$105,893$141,518$59,125

$47,708

Average Earnings

$52,052

Average Male

$32,459

Average Female

Highland Language

Highland Language by Age

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Highland Language

93.32% of Highland residents speak only English, while 6.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.43% of the population.

Highland Poverty

Highland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,8433839.97%
Hispanic73631743.07%
Black580396.72%
Multiple1213125.62%
Other160127.50%

14.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.66%

Male Poverty Rate

11.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Highland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Highland is Hispanic, with 43.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Highland is Black, with 6.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.05%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.76%
High School22.88%
Some College5.05%
Bachelors or Greater1.44%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed54.29%
Female Unemployed20.69%
Female Employed8.53%
Male Employed5.38%

Highland Income

Highland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,830$76,699
Families$79,414$94,171
Married Families$85,880-
Non Families$31,094$45,876
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Highland Marital Status

Highland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Highland Married by Age and Sex

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Highland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Highland Marital Status by Race

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Highland Veterans

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233

Number of Veterans

207

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam114
Korea26
World War II23
Second Gulf War17
First Gulf War11
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74104
75+75
35 to 5427
18 to 3417
55 to 6410
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Highland Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Highland Employment Status

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59.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

6%

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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79.25%

Born in New York

95.27%

Native Born

4.73%

Foreign Born

1.05%

Non Citizen

3.68%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.27% of Highland residents were born in the United States, with 79.25% having been born in New York. 1.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,6200.00%
20195,6200.00%
20185,6202454.56%
20175,375-54-0.99%
20165,4292404.63%
20155,189-126-2.37%
20145,315-21-0.39%
20135,336310.58%
20125,305-202-3.67%
20115,507-140-2.48%
20105,6470.00%