Port Washington, New York Population 2022

16,935
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Port Washington is a city located in Nassau County New York. With a 2020 population of 16,935, it is the 112th largest city in New York and the 2669th largest city in the United States. Port Washington is currently growing at a rate of 0.54% annually and its population has increased by 1.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,753 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Port Washington has a population density of 4,047 people per square mile.

The average household income in Port Washington is $213,564 with a poverty rate of 4.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,858 per month, and the median house value is $846,500. The median age in Port Washington is 42.3 years, 40.3 years for males, and 45.7 years for females.

Port Washington Demographics

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

  • White: 78.42%
  • Asian: 12.65%
  • Other race: 4.76%
  • Two or more races: 2.51%
  • Black or African American: 1.66%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Port Washington, New York is 16,935 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 16,753.

Port Washington, New York Population 2022

Population by Race

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Port Washington Population by Race

Port Washington Population Pyramid 2022

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Port Washington Median Age

42.7


Total

41


Male

45.5


Female

Port Washington Adults

There are 12,066 adults, (3,502 of whom are seniors) in Port Washington.

Port Washington Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Port Washington Sex Ratio

Female

8,327

51.30%

Male

7,905

48.70%

Port Washington Population by Age

Port Washington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Port Washington Household Types

78.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Port Washington Households and Families

3.29

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

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Port Washington Households by Type

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Port Washington Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Port Washington Educational Attainment by Race

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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 2+ races people with a rate of 91.40%.

Port Washington Educational Attainment by Race

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$82,239

Average Earnings

$103,918

Average Male

$67,374

Average Female

Port Washington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Port Washington Language by Age

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Port Washington Language

81.40% of Port Washington residents speak only English, while 18.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.65% of the population.

Port Washington Language

Port Washington Poverty by Race

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4.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.75%

Male Poverty Rate

6.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Port Washington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Port Washington is Black, with 22.61% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.38%.

Port Washington Poverty

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Port Washington Poverty Rate by Education

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Port Washington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Port Washington Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Port Washington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.8%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Port Washington Married by Age and Sex

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Port Washington 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 35-44.

Port Washington Marital Status by Race

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Port Washington Marital Status

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438

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Port Washington Veterans by War

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Port Washington Veterans by Age

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Port Washington Veterans by Race

Port Washington Veterans by Education

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2.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Port Washington Veterans by Education

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62.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.2%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Port Washington Employment by Age

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Port Washington Employment by Race

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Port Washington 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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71.59%

Born in Port Washington

84.91%

Native Born

15.09%

Foreign Born

5.46%

Non Citizen

9.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.91% of Port Washington residents were born in the United States, with 71.59% having been born in New York. 5.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Port Washington Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Port Washington Population by Year