Poughkeepsie is a city located in New York. With a 2020 population of 31,001, it is the 22nd largest city in New York and the 1249th largest city in the United States. Poughkeepsie is currently growing at a rate of 0.87% annually but its population has decreased by -5.30% 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 6,027 people per square mile.
The average household income in Poughkeepsie is $60,763 with a poverty rate of 20.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,096 per month, and the median house value is $194,900. The median age in Poughkeepsie is 36.9 years, 36 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.9 males.