Stratford, New York Population 2024

525

Stratford is a city located in Fulton County and Herkimer County New York. Stratford has a 2024 population of 525. Stratford is currently declining at a rate of -0.76% annually and its population has decreased by -2.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 537 in 2020.

The average household income in Stratford is $74,522 with a poverty rate of 31.61%. The median age in Stratford is 52.2 years: 53 years for males, and 49.6 years for females.

Stratford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Stratford was:

  • White: 93.11%
  • Two or more races: 2.97%
  • Black or African American: 1.88%
  • Other race: 1.88%
  • Asian: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
74.9 sq mi
Density (mi²)
7.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-2.23% (-12)
The current population of Stratford, New York is 525 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 537.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White59593.11%
Two or more races192.97%
Black or African American121.88%
Other race121.88%
Asian10.16%
Native American00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Stratford Population by Race

Stratford Population Pyramid 2024

Stratford Median Age

52.2

Total

53

Male

49.6

Female

Stratford Adults

There are 530 adults, (103 of whom are seniors) in Stratford.

Stratford Age Dependency

49.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Stratford Sex Ratio

Female30948.36%
Male33051.64%

Stratford Population by Age

Stratford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2232.6584.815.2
Married1043.2695.24.8
Non Family801.2186.313.8
Male254.366040
Female143.3642.957.1

3.16

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

84.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Stratford Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade6213%
Associates Degree7716.14%
Bachelors Degree449.22%
Graduate Degree234.82%
High School Graduate16534.59%
Less Than 9th Grade316.5%
Some College7515.72%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Stratford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Stratford Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White44537660
Hispanic1755
Black1200
Other Race1200
2+ Races777
Asian110

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

Stratford Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$119,583$130,278$0
Graduate Degree$0$0$0
High School Graduate$0$68,750$0
Less Than 9th Grade$0$68,438$0
Overall$45,000$36,250$46,406
Some College$34,333$29,750$50,292

$45,000

Average Earnings

$36,250

Average Male

$46,406

Average Female

Stratford Earnings by Educational Attainment

Stratford Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Stratford Language

99.67% of Stratford residents speak only English, while 0.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.33% of the population.

Stratford Language

Stratford Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White59517829.92%
Black1212100%
Other1212100%
Hispanic211257.14%

31.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.94%

Male Poverty Rate

39.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stratford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stratford is Black, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stratford is White, with 29.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.1%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 52.16%.

Stratford Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade61.29%
High School42.42%
Some College11.84%
Bachelors or Greater7.46%

Stratford Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Employed3.53%
Male Employed0%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Stratford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Stratford Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$61,875$78,551
Households$60,972$74,522
Married Families$78,500$-999,999,999
Non Families-$57,314

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Stratford Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

42.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Stratford Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Stratford Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Stratford Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Stratford Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

44

Number of Veterans

44

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam25
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War7
Korea0
World War II0

Stratford Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7422
55 to 6413
35 to 549
18 to 340
75+0

Stratford Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White448.84%

Stratford Veterans by Race

Stratford Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

15.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

4.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stratford Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

45.9%

Labor Force Participation

45.5%

Employment Rate

0.8%

Unemployment Rate

Stratford Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Stratford Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Stratford Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

84.19%

Born in Stratford

99.53%

Native Born

0.47%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0.47%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.53% of Stratford residents were born in the United States, with 84.19% having been born in New York. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Stratford Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029505-4-0.79%
2028509-4-0.78%
2027513-4-0.77%
2026517-4-0.77%
2025521-4-0.76%
2024525-4-0.76%
2023529-4-0.75%
2022533-4-0.74%
202153700%
2020537-37-6.45%
2019574-5-0.86%
2018579-2-0.34%
2017581-1-0.17%
2016582-2-0.34%
2015584-5-0.85%
2014589-8-1.34%
2013597-8-1.32%
2012605-3-0.49%
2011608-1-0.16%
201060900%

Stratford Population by Year