Plainedge, New York Population 2022

8,975
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Plainedge is a city located in New York. Plainedge has a 2020 population of 8,975. Plainedge is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 1.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,817 in 2010.

The average household income in Plainedge is $139,201 with a poverty rate of 3.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,946 per month, and the median house value is $430,700. The median age in Plainedge is 39.9 years, 40.1 years for males, and 39.5 years for females.

Plainedge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Plainedgewas:

  • White: 85.73%
  • Asian: 10.30%
  • Two or more races: 2.74%
  • Other race: 0.77%
  • Black or African American: 0.47%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Plainedge, New York is 8,975 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,975.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,817.

Plainedge, New York Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,69485.73%
Asian92410.30%
Two or More Races2462.74%
Some Other Race690.77%
Black or African American420.47%
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Plainedge Population by Race

Plainedge Population Pyramid $2022

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Plainedge Median Age

39.9


Total

40.1


Male

39.5


Female

Plainedge Adults

There are 7,027 adults, (1,296 of whom are seniors) in Plainedge.

Plainedge Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Plainedge Sex Ratio

Female

4,715

52.53%

Male

4,260

47.47%

Plainedge Population by Age

Plainedge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Plainedge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female82.6%17.4%
All90.5%9.5%
Married90.6%9.4%
Non Family93.3%6.7%
Male94.8%5.2%

90.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Plainedge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9503.0390.5
Married1,9493.690.6
Non Family5991.393.3
Female2872.6882.6
Male1153.394.8

3.43

Average Family Size

3.03

Average Household Size

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Plainedge Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1041.68%
9th to 12th Grade1762.85%
High School Graduate1,97031.88%
Some College95415.44%
Associates Degree5538.95%
Bachelors Degree1,35121.86%
Graduate Degree1,07217.35%
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Plainedge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Plainedge Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,8344,6241,852
Asian615580316
Hispanic608573184
2+ Races11811898
Other Race61543
Black4242

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 2+ races people with a rate of 83.05%.

Plainedge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$61,479$78,232$44,756
Less Than 9th Grade$$56,250$
High School Graduate$42,557$61,278$35,078
Some College$52,020$91,250$34,500
Bachelors Degree$85,556$97,750$62,585
Graduate Degree$83,438$97,188$70,603

$61,479

Average Earnings

$78,232

Average Male

$44,756

Average Female

Plainedge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Plainedge Language by Age

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Plainedge Language

84.12% of Plainedge residents speak only English, while 15.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.52% of the population.

Plainedge Language

Plainedge Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,9161632.36%
Asian9249910.71%
Hispanic958141.46%
OtherNaN%

3.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.64%

Male Poverty Rate

2.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Plainedge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Plainedge is Asian, with 10.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Plainedge is Hispanic, with 1.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.86%.

Plainedge Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.36%
Bachelors or Greater4.50%
High School3.10%
Some College1.13%

Plainedge Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed6.56%
Male Employed2.77%
Female Employed1.32%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Plainedge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Plainedge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$123,500$139,201
Families$139,325$156,975
Married Families$149,476-
Non Families$43,826$65,105
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Income by Household Type

Plainedge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Plainedge Married by Age and Sex

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Plainedge 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.

Plainedge Marital Status by Race

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Plainedge Marital Status

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284

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam91
Second Gulf War53
World War II45
Korea21
First Gulf War15

Plainedge Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+97
65 to 7470
35 to 5457
55 to 6438
18 to 3422

Plainedge Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2674.35%
Hispanic314.55%
Asian111.72%
2+ Races64.14%

Plainedge Veterans by Race

Plainedge Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Plainedge Veterans by Education

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74%

Labor Force Participation

72.6%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Plainedge Employment by Age

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Plainedge Employment by Race

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Plainedge Employment by Education

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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82.40%

Born in Plainedge

86.72%

Native Born

13.28%

Foreign Born

3.77%

Non Citizen

9.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.72% of Plainedge residents were born in the United States, with 82.40% having been born in New York. 3.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Plainedge Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20228,9750.00%
20218,9750.00%
20208,9750.00%
20198,975-231-2.51%
20189,206-21-0.23%
20179,2271872.07%
20169,040-303-3.24%
20159,3431091.18%
20149,2341081.18%
20139,126-165-1.78%
20129,2911111.21%
20119,1803634.12%
20108,8170.00%

Plainedge Population by Year