Kiryas Joel, New York Population 2021

29,657
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Kiryas Joel is a city located in New York. With a 2020 population of 29,657, it is the 25th largest city in New York and the 1302nd largest city in the United States . Kiryas Joel is currently growing at a rate of 5.04% annually and its population has increased by 47.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,175 in 2010. Kiryas Joel reached it's highest population of 29,657 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Kiryas Joel has a population density of 21,754 people per square mile.

The average household income in Kiryas Joel is $51,590 with a poverty rate of 45.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,229 per month, and the median house value is $517,400. The median age in Kiryas Joel is 13.8 years, 14 years for males, and 13.3 years for females.

Kiryas Joel Demographics

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

  • White: 99.70%
  • Two or more races: 0.26%
  • Black or African American: 0.03%
  • Other race: 0.01%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Kiryas Joel, New York is 29,657 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,391.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 20,175.

Kiryas Joel, New York Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,49799.70%
Two or More Races650.26%
Black or African American70.03%
Some Other Race20.01%
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Kiryas Joel Population by Race

Kiryas Joel Population Pyramid $2021

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Kiryas Joel Median Age

13.8


Total

14


Male

13.3


Female

Kiryas Joel Adults

There are 9,475 adults, (542 of whom are seniors) in Kiryas Joel.

Kiryas Joel Age Dependency

175.1

Age Dependency Ratio

6.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

169

Child Dependency Ratio

Kiryas Joel Sex Ratio

Female

11,743

47.79%

Male

12,828

52.21%

Kiryas Joel Population by Age

Kiryas Joel Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kiryas Joel Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married28.6%71.4%
All28.1%71.9%
Non Family18.9%81.1%
Female0%100%

28.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kiryas Joel Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1695.8328.1
Married3,9945.9928.6
Non Family1111.0318.9
Female574.040
Male73.43100

5.94

Average Family Size

5.83

Average Household Size

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Kiryas Joel Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3615.75%
9th to 12th Grade1,78128.39%
High School Graduate2,67942.71%
Some College84213.42%
Associates Degree2493.97%
Bachelors Degree3375.37%
Graduate Degree240.38%
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Kiryas Joel Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Kiryas Joel Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,1414,075361
Hispanic11850
2+ Races196
Black2

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 66.36%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 5.88%.

Kiryas Joel Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,278$36,809$15,902
Less Than 9th Grade$22,763$25,556$13,170
High School Graduate$26,188$39,087$17,200
Some College$39,904$42,250$9,792
Bachelors Degree$87,778$88,694$60,179
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,278

Average Earnings

$36,809

Average Male

$15,902

Average Female

Kiryas Joel Earnings by Educational Attainment

Kiryas Joel Language by Age

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Kiryas Joel Language

3.89% of Kiryas Joel residents speak only English, while 96.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 92.13% of the population.

Kiryas Joel Language

Kiryas Joel Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,85010,71844.94%
Hispanic36317147.11%
Multiple6565100.00%
Black22100.00%

45.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

43.78%

Male Poverty Rate

46.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kiryas Joel

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kiryas Joel is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kiryas Joel is White, with 44.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 26.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 51.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.72%.

Kiryas Joel Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.49%
Some College42.07%
High School41.66%
Bachelors or Greater17.73%

Kiryas Joel Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed45.10%
Female Employed37.91%
Male Employed37.13%
Male Unemployed36.72%

Kiryas Joel Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Kiryas Joel Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,277$51,590
Families$31,550$51,704
Married Families$31,844-
Non Families$21,250$42,655
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Income by Household Type

Kiryas Joel Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

70.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.7%

Male Marriage Rate

74.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Kiryas Joel Married by Age and Sex

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Kiryas Joel 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 20-34.

Kiryas Joel Marital Status by Race

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Kiryas Joel Marital Status

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26

Number of Veterans

26

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War11
Vietnam10
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Kiryas Joel Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5411
65 to 7410
55 to 645
75+
18 to 34

Kiryas Joel Veterans by Age

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Kiryas Joel Veterans by Race

Kiryas Joel Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kiryas Joel Veterans by Education

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47.2%

Labor Force Participation

45.1%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Kiryas Joel Employment by Age

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Kiryas Joel Employment by Race

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Kiryas Joel 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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89.10%

Born in Kiryas Joel

94.70%

Native Born

5.30%

Foreign Born

1.54%

Non Citizen

3.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.70% of Kiryas Joel residents were born in the United States, with 89.10% having been born in New York. 1.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Kiryas Joel Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202129,6571,4225.04%
202028,2351,4225.30%
201926,8131,4225.60%
201825,3911,1184.61%
201724,2735402.28%
201623,7339624.22%
201522,7715292.38%
201422,2423531.61%
201321,8894612.15%
201221,4288434.10%
201120,5851920.94%
201020,3937,2554.49%
200013,1385,7015.86%
19907,4370.00%

Kiryas Joel Population by Year