Lake Placid, New York Population 2020

2,358
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Lake Placid is a city located in New York. With a 2020 population of 2,358, it is the 275th largest city in New York and the 7032nd largest city in the United States. Lake Placid is currently declining at a rate of -0.59% annually and its population has decreased by -6.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,521 in 2010. Lake Placid reached it's highest population of 3,136 in 1940. Spanning over 2 miles, Lake Placid has a population density of 1,720 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lake Placid is $59,410 with a poverty rate of 16.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $907 per month, and the median house value is $274,700. The median age in Lake Placid is 34.6 years, 36.1 years for males, and 34.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.2 males.

Lake Placid Demographics

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

  • White: 97.37%
  • Black or African American: 0.94%
  • Asian: 0.76%
  • Two or more races: 0.40%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.22%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lake Placid, New York is 2,358, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,386.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,521.

Lake Placid, New York Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,18597.37%
Black or African American210.94%
Asian170.76%
Two or More Races90.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.31%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.22%
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Lake Placid Population Pyramid 2020

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Lake Placid Median Age

34.6


Total

36.1


Male

34.4


Female

Lake Placid Adults

There are 1,720 adults, (294 of whom are seniors) in Lake Placid.

Lake Placid Age Dependency

57.4

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Placid Sex Ratio

Female

1,245

55.48%

Male

999

44.52%

Lake Placid Households and Families

Lake Placid Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lake Placid Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married36.1%63.9%
Female35.8%64.2%
All28.8%71.2%
Non Family20.5%79.5%

28.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9402.3228.8
Non Family4841.4220.5
Married2963.2636.1
Female1483.4235.8
Male122.25100

3.08

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

13.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Lake Placid Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade130.87%
9th to 12th Grade1137.60%
High School Graduate39226.38%
Some College35623.96%
Associates Degree1318.82%
Bachelors Degree37425.17%
Graduate Degree1077.20%
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Lake Placid Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4381,312468
Hispanic2626
Asian171711
Islander552

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 64.71%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,955$29,122$35,786
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$35,114$20,852$36,157
Some College$31,206$30,313$32,069
Bachelors Degree$48,365$68,295$41,111
Graduate Degree$31,375$31,167$

$31,955

Average Earnings

$29,122

Average Male

$35,786

Average Female

Lake Placid Language

Lake Placid Language by Age

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Lake Placid Language

90.35% of Lake Placid residents speak only English, while 9.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.78% of the population.

Lake Placid Poverty

Lake Placid Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,13334316.08%
Asian171164.71%

16.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.32%

Male Poverty Rate

15.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Placid

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Placid is Asian, with 64.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Placid is White, with 16.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.04%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.02%
High School18.37%
Some College13.14%
Bachelors or Greater5.82%
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Name Poverty
Male Employed16.64%
Female Employed9.67%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Lake Placid Income

Lake Placid Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,824$59,410
Families$63,421$69,084
Married Families$65,819-
Non Families-$47,941
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Lake Placid Marital Status

Lake Placid Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.0%

Male Marriage Rate

33.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Placid Married by Age and Sex

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Lake Placid 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 35-44.

Lake Placid Marital Status by Race

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Lake Placid Veterans

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60

Number of Veterans

60

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
World War II10
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
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Age Group Veterans
75+23
65 to 7414
55 to 6412
35 to 5411
18 to 34
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Lake Placid Veterans by Education

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20.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Placid Employment Status

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79%

Labor Force Participation

77.9%

Employment Rate

1.4%

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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62.43%

Born in New York

91.40%

Native Born

8.60%

Foreign Born

7.66%

Non Citizen

0.94%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.40% of Lake Placid residents were born in the United States, with 62.43% having been born in New York. 7.66% 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
20202,358-14-0.59%
20192,372-14-0.59%
20182,386-11-0.46%
20172,397-14-0.58%
20162,411-20-0.82%
20152,431-16-0.65%
20142,447-22-0.89%
20132,469-22-0.88%
20122,491-30-1.19%
20112,521-5-0.20%
20102,526-112-0.43%
20002,638-93-0.12%
19702,731-267-0.93%
19602,998-1-0.00%
19502,999-137-0.45%
19403,1362060.68%
19302,9300.00%