Southold, New York Population 2022

5,904
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Southold is a city located in Suffolk County New York. Southold has a 2020 population of 5,904. Southold is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,748 in 2010.

The average household income in Southold is $116,099 with a poverty rate of 12.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,822 per month, and the median house value is $590,600. The median age in Southold is 54 years, 53.1 years for males, and 55.9 years for females.

Southold Demographics

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

  • White: 95.78%
  • Asian: 2.61%
  • Other race: 1.41%
  • Black or African American: 0.20%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Southold, New York is 5,904 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,904.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,748.

Southold, New York Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,65595.78%
Asian1542.61%
Some Other Race831.41%
Black or African American120.20%
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Southold Population by Race

Southold Population Pyramid $2022

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Southold Median Age

54


Total

53.1


Male

55.9


Female

Southold Adults

There are 4,852 adults, (1,910 of whom are seniors) in Southold.

Southold Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

64.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Southold Sex Ratio

Female

2,967

50.25%

Male

2,937

49.75%

Southold Population by Age

Southold Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Southold Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male19.5%80.5%
Female40.2%59.8%
Non Family79.4%20.6%
All84.2%15.8%
Married96.1%3.9%

84.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Southold Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5082.3484.2
Married1,3332.8196.1
Non Family9611.3679.4
Female1273.8240.2
Male873.7719.5

2.79

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Southold Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1272.76%
9th to 12th Grade1362.96%
High School Graduate1,03822.56%
Some College95420.73%
Associates Degree3918.50%
Bachelors Degree1,14924.97%
Graduate Degree80717.54%
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Southold Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Southold Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,0253,9621,866
Hispanic44125359
Asian12412431
Other Race83
Black12

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 46.36%.

Southold Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,555$65,052$36,305
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$58,520$66,736$19,364
Some College$35,766$51,918$23,304
Bachelors Degree$55,875$78,750$49,297
Graduate Degree$90,362$92,368$81,080

$51,555

Average Earnings

$65,052

Average Male

$36,305

Average Female

Southold Earnings by Educational Attainment

Southold Language by Age

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Southold Language

82.48% of Southold residents speak only English, while 17.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.26% of the population.

Southold Language

Southold Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,1044188.19%
Hispanic63427743.69%
Black1212100.00%
Asian154117.14%
OtherNaN%

12.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.35%

Male Poverty Rate

10.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Southold

The race most likely to be in poverty in Southold is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.60%.

Southold Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.11%
High School10.89%
Some College9.29%
Bachelors or Greater4.75%

Southold Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed27.12%
Female Employed3.98%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed2.80%

Southold Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Southold Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$77,386$116,099
Families$92,990$136,651
Married Families$107,279-
Non Families$47,266$77,022
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Income by Household Type

Southold Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Southold Married by Age and Sex

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Southold Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Southold Marital Status by Race

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Southold Marital Status

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256

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam157
Korea51
First Gulf War19
World War II13
Second Gulf War

Southold Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+168
65 to 7468
55 to 6420
35 to 54
18 to 34

Southold Veterans by Age

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Southold Veterans by Race

Southold Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Southold Veterans by Education

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53.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Southold Employment by Age

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Southold Employment by Race

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Southold 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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69.82%

Born in Southold

84.49%

Native Born

15.51%

Foreign Born

5.49%

Non Citizen

10.03%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.49% of Southold residents were born in the United States, with 69.82% having been born in New York. 5.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Southold Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20225,9040.00%
20215,9040.00%
20205,9040.00%
20195,904-213-3.48%
20186,117-357-5.51%
20176,4742133.40%
20166,261-34-0.54%
20156,295-28-0.44%
20146,323701.12%
20136,2532884.83%
20125,9652213.85%
20115,744-4-0.07%
20105,7480.00%

Southold Population by Year