North Merrick, New York Population 2020

12,232
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North Merrick is a city located in New York. North Merrick has a 2020 population of 12,232. North Merrick is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,272 in 2010. North Merrick reached it's highest population of 12,436 in 2017.

The average household income in North Merrick is $158,368 with a poverty rate of 2.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $3,059 per month, and the median house value is $482,900. The median age in North Merrick is 40.8 years, 39.4 years for males, and 42.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.4 males.

North Merrick Demographics

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

  • White: 86.94%
  • Asian: 5.22%
  • Black or African American: 4.32%
  • Two or more races: 2.01%
  • Other race: 1.51%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of North Merrick, New York is 12,232, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,232.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,272.

North Merrick, New York Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,63486.94%
Asian6385.22%
Black or African American5294.32%
Two or More Races2462.01%
Some Other Race1851.51%
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North Merrick Population Pyramid 2020

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North Merrick Median Age

40.8


Total

39.4


Male

42.6


Female

North Merrick Adults

There are 9,214 adults, (1,670 of whom are seniors) in North Merrick.

North Merrick Age Dependency

62.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

North Merrick Sex Ratio

Female

6,260

51.18%

Male

5,972

48.82%

North Merrick Households and Families

North Merrick Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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North Merrick Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married97.8%2.2%
All96.4%3.6%
Female93.4%6.6%
Non Family90.6%9.4%

96.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8843.1496.4
Married2,8943.5297.8
Non Family5551.1790.6
Female3623.0993.4
Male733.48100

3.45

Average Family Size

3.14

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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North Merrick Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade961.17%
9th to 12th Grade2683.27%
High School Graduate1,42717.41%
Some College1,35016.47%
Associates Degree8129.91%
Bachelors Degree2,20526.90%
Graduate Degree2,03924.87%
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North Merrick Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,6936,4953,528
Hispanic624565268
Asian398326180
Black376376247
Multiple Races14611133
Other Race908029

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 65.69%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$66,289$87,227$51,708
Less Than High School$27,083$30,556$24,028
High School Grad$43,056$54,519$30,423
Some College$59,242$83,357$46,862
Bachelors Degree$82,250$107,073$60,433
Graduate Degree$94,929$103,534$90,179

$66,289

Average Earnings

$87,227

Average Male

$51,708

Average Female

North Merrick Language

North Merrick Language by Age

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North Merrick Language

86.74% of North Merrick residents speak only English, while 13.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.37% of the population.

North Merrick Poverty

North Merrick Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,7952662.72%
Black52930.57%
Hispanic1,07010.09%
Other18510.54%

2.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.21%

Male Poverty Rate

2.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in North Merrick

The race most likely to be in poverty in North Merrick is White, with 2.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in North Merrick is Hispanic, with 0.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.61%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School3.85%
Some College3.10%
High School2.80%
Bachelors or Greater1.48%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed6.16%
Female Employed1.54%
Male Employed0.27%
Female Unemployed0.00%

North Merrick Income

North Merrick Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$129,058$158,368
Families$137,050$166,971
Married Families$151,343-
Non Families$66,382$98,413
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North Merrick Marital Status

North Merrick Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.2%

Male Marriage Rate

59.3%

Female Marriage Rate

North Merrick Married by Age and Sex

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North Merrick 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 55-64.

North Merrick Marital Status by Race

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North Merrick Veterans

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493

Number of Veterans

493

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam195
Korea86
Second Gulf War76
World War II41
First Gulf War20
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Age Group Veterans
75+221
65 to 74158
35 to 5449
18 to 3439
55 to 6426
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Name Veterans % of Total
White4165.11%
2 or More4024.54%
Asian379.02%
Hispanic283.39%

North Merrick Veterans by Education

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1.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

North Merrick Employment Status

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70.5%

Labor Force Participation

68.4%

Employment Rate

3%

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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85.38%

Born in New York

90.19%

Native Born

9.81%

Foreign Born

1.49%

Non Citizen

8.32%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.19% of North Merrick residents were born in the United States, with 85.38% having been born in New York. 1.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202012,2320.00%
201912,2320.00%
201812,232-204-1.64%
201712,436990.80%
201612,3372602.15%
201512,0773052.59%
201411,772-44-0.37%
201311,816-185-1.54%
201212,001330.28%
201111,968-304-2.48%
201012,2720.00%