Port Jervis, New York Population 2022

8,534
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Port Jervis is a city located in Orange County New York. Port Jervis has a 2020 population of 8,534. Port Jervis is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually and its population has decreased by -3.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,847 in 2010.

The average household income in Port Jervis is $63,883 with a poverty rate of 22.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,021 per month, and the median house value is $145,000. The median age in Port Jervis is 44 years, 40 years for males, and 46.6 years for females.

Port Jervis Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Port Jerviswas:

  • White: 82.56%
  • Black or African American: 5.79%
  • Two or more races: 4.82%
  • Asian: 3.05%
  • Other race: 2.99%
  • Native American: 0.79%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Port Jervis, New York is 8,534 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,534.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,847.

Port Jervis, New York Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,09682.56%
Black or African American4985.79%
Two or More Races4144.82%
Asian2623.05%
Some Other Race2572.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native680.79%
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Port Jervis Population by Race

Port Jervis Population Pyramid $2022

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Port Jervis Median Age

44


Total

40


Male

46.6


Female

Port Jervis Adults

There are 6,747 adults, (1,490 of whom are seniors) in Port Jervis.

Port Jervis Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Port Jervis Sex Ratio

Female

4,278

49.77%

Male

4,317

50.23%

Port Jervis Population by Age

Port Jervis Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Port Jervis Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female22.9%77.1%
Male38.1%61.9%
Non Family40.2%59.8%
All48%52%
Married67.4%32.6%

48.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Port Jervis Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7132.2948
Non Family1,8511.3440.2
Married1,3303.3967.4
Female4142.9422.9
Male1182.5338.1

3.13

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Port Jervis Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2944.67%
9th to 12th Grade5468.67%
High School Graduate2,33337.03%
Some College1,30220.67%
Associates Degree4617.32%
Bachelors Degree76412.13%
Graduate Degree6009.52%
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Port Jervis Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Port Jervis Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,9894,3951,088
Hispanic604449164
Black43537530
Other Race21915378
2+ Races13713723
Asian13713071
Native American3217

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.82%.

Port Jervis Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,843$39,951$30,000
Less Than 9th Grade$16,429$21,875$13,542
High School Graduate$31,502$36,622$25,433
Some College$37,434$48,955$34,942
Bachelors Degree$46,597$46,510$46,771
Graduate Degree$56,316$63,299$

$33,843

Average Earnings

$39,951

Average Male

$30,000

Average Female

Port Jervis Earnings by Educational Attainment

Port Jervis Language by Age

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Port Jervis Language

89.96% of Port Jervis residents speak only English, while 10.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.39% of the population.

Port Jervis Language

Port Jervis Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,3521,18218.61%
Hispanic1,13027424.25%
Asian25922787.64%
Black48315231.47%
Multiple41412830.92%
Other58NaN%
Native541018.52%

22.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.83%

Male Poverty Rate

24.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Port Jervis

The race most likely to be in poverty in Port Jervis is Asian, with 87.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Port Jervis is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.16%.

Port Jervis Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.17%
Some College15.49%
High School15.40%
Bachelors or Greater9.52%

Port Jervis Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed44.16%
Female Employed14.52%
Male Unemployed12.50%
Male Employed6.98%

Port Jervis Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Port Jervis Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,531$63,883
Families$63,915$72,318
Married Families$81,294-
Non Families$30,471$52,874
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Income by Household Type

Port Jervis Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.5%

Male Marriage Rate

39.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Port Jervis Married by Age and Sex

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Port Jervis 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.

Port Jervis Marital Status by Race

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Port Jervis Marital Status

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464

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam149
Second Gulf War139
Korea54
First Gulf War47
World War II8

Port Jervis Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54164
75+97
65 to 7497
55 to 6457
18 to 3449

Port Jervis Veterans by Age

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Port Jervis Veterans by Race

Port Jervis Veterans by Education

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14.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Port Jervis Veterans by Education

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61.9%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Port Jervis Employment by Age

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Port Jervis Employment by Race

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Port Jervis 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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66.46%

Born in Port Jervis

94.58%

Native Born

5.42%

Foreign Born

3.18%

Non Citizen

2.25%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.58% of Port Jervis residents were born in the United States, with 66.46% having been born in New York. 3.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Port Jervis Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20228,534-8-0.09%
20218,542-8-0.09%
20208,550-8-0.09%
20198,558-8-0.09%
20188,566-13-0.15%
20178,579-18-0.21%
20168,597-31-0.36%
20158,628-32-0.37%
20148,660-34-0.39%
20138,694-42-0.48%
20128,736-71-0.81%
20118,807-40-0.45%
20108,847-13-0.01%
20008,860-200-0.22%
19909,0603610.41%
19808,699-153-0.17%
19708,852-416-0.46%
19609,268-104-0.11%
19509,372-377-0.39%
19409,749-494-0.49%
193010,243720.07%
192010,1716070.62%
19109,5641790.19%
19009,385580.06%
18909,3276490.72%
18808,6782,3013.13%
18706,3770.00%

Port Jervis Population by Year