Massapequa, New York Population 2020

21,861
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Massapequa is a city located in New York. Massapequa has a 2020 population of 21,861. Massapequa is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 0.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,685 in 2010. Massapequa reached it's highest population of 22,487 in 2011.

The average household income in Massapequa is $151,836 with a poverty rate of 2.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,824 per month, and the median house value is $510,200. The median age in Massapequa is 44.6 years, 40.6 years for males, and 46.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.5 males.

Massapequa Demographics

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

  • White: 96.24%
  • Asian: 1.67%
  • Other race: 0.96%
  • Black or African American: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Two or more races: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Massapequa, New York is 21,861, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 21,861.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 21,685.

Massapequa, New York Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,04096.24%
Asian3661.67%
Some Other Race2100.96%
Black or African American1380.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native560.26%
Two or More Races510.23%
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Massapequa Population Pyramid 2020

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Massapequa Median Age

44.6


Total

40.6


Male

46.4


Female

Massapequa Adults

There are 17,391 adults, (3,940 of whom are seniors) in Massapequa.

Massapequa Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Massapequa Sex Ratio

Female

11,128

50.90%

Male

10,733

49.10%

Massapequa Households and Families

Massapequa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Massapequa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married97.6%2.4%
Male96.5%3.5%
All94.7%5.3%
Non Family90.7%9.3%
Female82.1%17.9%

94.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,1913.0494.7
Married4,9673.4997.6
Non Family1,2991.2590.7
Female7543.1782.1
Male1712.7996.5

3.38

Average Family Size

3.04

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Massapequa Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2131.39%
9th to 12th Grade3622.36%
High School Graduate3,64623.77%
Some College2,52016.43%
Associates Degree1,4909.71%
Bachelors Degree4,30128.04%
Graduate Degree2,80818.31%
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Massapequa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,24013,7646,552
Hispanic689641335
Asian248212155
Other Race10610064
Black1059615
Multiple Races242424
Native American181818

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$64,133$83,611$51,057
Less Than High School$$100,781$
High School Grad$44,096$73,571$32,131
Some College$50,809$63,076$41,059
Bachelors Degree$78,173$97,051$58,586
Graduate Degree$90,488$102,604$75,568

$64,133

Average Earnings

$83,611

Average Male

$51,057

Average Female

Massapequa Language

Massapequa Language by Age

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Massapequa Language

93.45% of Massapequa residents speak only English, while 6.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.23% of the population.

Massapequa Poverty

Massapequa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,0004392.20%
Other2102110.00%
Black1382014.49%
Hispanic1,225191.55%
Asian366123.28%

2.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.94%

Male Poverty Rate

2.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Massapequa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Massapequa is Black, with 14.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Massapequa is Hispanic, with 1.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.64%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School5.74%
High School3.89%
Some College1.80%
Bachelors or Greater1.21%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed15.94%
Male Unemployed6.25%
Female Employed1.34%
Male Employed0.66%

Massapequa Income

Massapequa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$123,935$151,836
Families$136,433$164,679
Married Families$148,408-
Non Families$61,484$86,613
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Massapequa Marital Status

Massapequa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Massapequa Married by Age and Sex

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Massapequa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Massapequa Marital Status by Race

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Massapequa Veterans

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1,098

Number of Veterans

1,066

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam375
Korea169
First Gulf War102
Second Gulf War91
World War II77
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Age Group Veterans
75+517
65 to 74331
35 to 54129
18 to 3462
55 to 6459
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0986.52%
Hispanic202.75%

Massapequa Veterans by Education

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3.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Massapequa Employment Status

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63.5%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

2.6%

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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89.53%

Born in New York

95.00%

Native Born

5.00%

Foreign Born

1.00%

Non Citizen

4.01%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.00% of Massapequa residents were born in the United States, with 89.53% having been born in New York. 1.00% 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
202021,8610.00%
201921,8610.00%
201821,861-241-1.09%
201722,1022821.29%
201621,820-308-1.39%
201522,128-195-0.87%
201422,3234462.04%
201321,877-226-1.02%
201222,103-384-1.71%
201122,4878023.70%
201021,6850.00%