Poughkeepsie is a city located in Dutchess County New York. With a 2020 population of 30,669, it is the 23rd largest city in New York and the 1269th largest city in the United States . Poughkeepsie is currently growing at a rate of 0.25% annually but its population has decreased by -6.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 32,736 in 2010. Poughkeepsie reached it's highest population of 41,023 in 1950. Spanning over 6 miles, Poughkeepsie has a population density of 5,963 people per square mile.
The average household income in Poughkeepsie is $63,046 with a poverty rate of 19.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,113 per month, and the median house value is $196,800. The median age in Poughkeepsie is 37.8 years, 37.2 years for males, and 39 years for females.