Middletown, New York Population 2023

31,023

Middletown is a city located in Orange County New York. With a 2023 population of 31,023, it is the 44th largest city in New York and the 1485th largest city in the United States.Middletown is currently growing at a rate of 0.73% annually and its population has increased by 2.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 30,345 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Middletown has a population density of 5,838 people per square mile.

The average household income in Middletown is $73,103 with a poverty rate of 18.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Middletown is 36.4 years, 33.7 years for males, and 37.8 years for females.

Middletown Demographics

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

  • White: 52.68%
  • Black or African American: 21.79%
  • Other race: 13.74%
  • Two or more races: 8.21%
  • Asian: 3.26%
  • Native American: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Middletown, New York is 31,023 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 30,345.

Middletown, New York Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Other race

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Middletown Population by Race

Middletown Population Pyramid 2023

Middletown Median Age

36.4

Total

33.7

Male

37.8

Female

Middletown Adults

There are 20,573 adults, (4,011 of whom are seniors) in Middletown.

Middletown Age Dependency

69.2

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45

Child Dependency Ratio

Middletown Sex Ratio

Female14,16150.54%
Male13,85749.46%

Middletown Population by Age

Middletown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.51

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

54.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Middletown Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Middletown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Middletown Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 87.56%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 47.47%.

Middletown Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$38,617

Average Earnings

$45,198

Average Male

$31,584

Average Female

Middletown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Middletown Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Middletown Language

67.24% of Middletown residents speak only English, while 32.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.63% of the population.

Middletown Language

Middletown Poverty by Race

rate

18.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.61%

Male Poverty Rate

16.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Middletown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Middletown is Native, with 57.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Middletown is Asian, with 3.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.39%.

Middletown Poverty

Middletown Poverty Rate by Education

Middletown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Middletown Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Middletown Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

43.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Middletown Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Middletown 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 45-54.

Middletown Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Middletown Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,388

Number of Veterans

1,256

Male Veterans

132

Female Veterans

Middletown Veterans by War

Middletown Veterans by Age

count

Middletown Veterans by Race

Middletown Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

3.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Middletown Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

62.2%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Middletown Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Middletown Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Middletown Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

60.5%

Born in Middletown

77.43%

Native Born

14.91%

Foreign Born

7.6%

Non Citizen

7.3%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

77.43% of Middletown residents were born in the United States, with 60.5% having been born in New York. 7.6% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Middletown Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Middletown Population by Year