New Paltz, New York Population 2020

14,163
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New Paltz is a city located in New York. New Paltz has a 2020 population of 14,163. New Paltz is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually but its population has increased by 1.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,007 in 2010. New Paltz reached it's highest population of 14,287 in 2015.

The average household income in New Paltz is $91,974 with a poverty rate of 17.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,310 per month, and the median house value is $309,700. The median age in New Paltz is 24.8 years, 24.9 years for males, and 24.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 76.3 males.

New Paltz Demographics

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

  • White: 85.77%
  • Black or African American: 4.56%
  • Asian: 4.33%
  • Other race: 2.84%
  • Two or more races: 1.92%
  • Native American: 0.59%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of New Paltz, New York is 14,163, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,189.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,007.

New Paltz, New York Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,19185.77%
Black or African American6484.56%
Asian6154.33%
Some Other Race4032.84%
Two or More Races2731.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native840.59%
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New Paltz Population Pyramid 2020

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New Paltz Median Age

24.8


Total

24.9


Male

24.6


Female

New Paltz Adults

There are 12,098 adults, (1,975 of whom are seniors) in New Paltz.

New Paltz Age Dependency

40.4

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Child Dependency Ratio

New Paltz Sex Ratio

Female

8,064

56.73%

Male

6,150

43.27%

New Paltz Households and Families

New Paltz Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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New Paltz Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
Male72.3%27.7%
All55.8%44.2%
Female37.6%62.4%
Non Family33.8%66.2%

55.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4822.555.8
Non Family1,9621.833.8
Married1,9523.0381
Female4492.9937.6
Male1193.2872.3

2.95

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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New Paltz Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1442.05%
9th to 12th Grade1311.86%
High School Graduate1,11215.82%
Some College85112.10%
Associates Degree6629.42%
Bachelors Degree1,76825.15%
Graduate Degree2,36333.61%
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New Paltz Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,2126,0393,764
Hispanic435396181
Asian174138130
Black141114
Multiple Races747441
Other Race747444
Native American1414

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 asian people with a rate of 74.71%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,500$61,113$49,753
Less Than High School$$$51,190
High School Grad$40,854$42,097$34,423
Some College$36,023$41,840$31,744
Bachelors Degree$61,424$75,938$55,645
Graduate Degree$68,423$74,020$63,913

$54,500

Average Earnings

$61,113

Average Male

$49,753

Average Female

New Paltz Language

New Paltz Language by Age

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New Paltz Language

85.05% of New Paltz residents speak only English, while 14.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.20% of the population.

New Paltz Poverty

New Paltz Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,6501,51015.65%
Black31515147.94%
Asian26315157.41%
Hispanic81812315.04%
Other1835027.32%
Multiple16031.88%

17.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.28%

Male Poverty Rate

20.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Paltz

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Paltz is Asian, with 57.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Paltz is Multiple, with 1.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.00%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.32%
High School15.45%
Some College9.86%
Bachelors or Greater4.36%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed66.67%
Male Unemployed35.96%
Female Employed19.69%
Male Employed7.63%

New Paltz Income

New Paltz Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$72,500$91,974
Families$104,388$125,855
Married Families$118,636-
Non Families$34,509$46,279
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New Paltz Marital Status

New Paltz Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.7%

Male Marriage Rate

28.4%

Female Marriage Rate

New Paltz Married by Age and Sex

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New Paltz 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.

New Paltz Marital Status by Race

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New Paltz Veterans

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363

Number of Veterans

320

Male Veterans

43

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam82
Korea81
World War II56
First Gulf War36
Second Gulf War25
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Age Group Veterans
75+184
65 to 7484
35 to 5451
55 to 6429
18 to 3415
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Name Veterans % of Total
White3443.35%
Black101.64%
Other92.58%

New Paltz Veterans by Education

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2.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Paltz Employment Status

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57.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

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Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202014,163-13-0.09%
201914,176-13-0.09%
201814,189-13-0.09%
201714,202230.16%
201614,179-108-0.76%
201514,2871400.99%
201414,147510.36%
201314,0960.00%
201214,096-161-1.13%
201114,2572501.78%
201014,0070.00%