Utica, New York Population 2022

58,880
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Utica is a city located in Oneida County New York. Utica has a 2020 population of 58,880. Utica is currently declining at a rate of -0.49% annually and its population has decreased by -5.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 62,209 in 2010.

The average household income in Utica is $55,700 with a poverty rate of 29.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $725 per month, and the median house value is $95,900. The median age in Utica is 34 years, 32.8 years for males, and 35.8 years for females.

Utica Demographics

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

  • White: 62.42%
  • Black or African American: 15.15%
  • Asian: 11.48%
  • Two or more races: 6.50%
  • Other race: 3.94%
  • Native American: 0.47%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Utica, New York is 58,880 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 58,880.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 62,209.

Utica, New York Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021287,596-1,197-0.42%
2020288,793-1,197-0.41%
2019289,990-1,197-0.41%
2018291,187-987-0.34%
2017292,174-637-0.22%
2016292,811-1,105-0.38%
2015293,916-2,066-0.70%
2014295,982-1,248-0.42%
2013297,230-762-0.26%
2012297,992-612-0.21%
2011298,604-622-0.21%
2010299,2260.00%

Utica Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White37,65062.42%
Black or African American9,14015.15%
Asian6,92211.48%
Two or More Races3,9236.50%
Some Other Race2,3743.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native2810.47%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander300.05%
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Utica Population by Race

Utica Population Pyramid $2022

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Utica Median Age

34


Total

32.8


Male

35.8


Female

Utica Adults

There are 45,396 adults, (9,176 of whom are seniors) in Utica.

Utica Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Utica Sex Ratio

Female

30,488

50.54%

Male

29,832

49.46%

Utica Population by Age

Utica Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Utica Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female30.3%69.7%
Non Family39.1%60.9%
Male46.7%53.3%
All48%52%
Married70.9%29.1%

48.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Utica Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,9202.5148
Non Family9,7991.2139.1
Married7,3133.5170.9
Female4,3703.530.3
Male1,4383.2246.7

3.35

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Utica Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,81510.08%
9th to 12th Grade4,00810.59%
High School Graduate11,54430.51%
Some College7,31419.33%
Associates Degree3,98610.54%
Bachelors Degree4,53511.99%
Graduate Degree2,6296.95%
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Utica Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Utica Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White24,99721,9235,735
Black4,9543,645511
Hispanic3,6432,285396
Asian3,4691,546373
2+ Races1,148874222
Other Race1,139742121
Native American1249024
Islander10

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.70%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.94%.

Utica Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,569$35,148$28,899
Less Than 9th Grade$21,341$22,389$19,410
High School Graduate$26,521$30,367$24,218
Some College$31,952$34,644$30,590
Bachelors Degree$44,107$51,844$37,694
Graduate Degree$59,732$73,125$51,823

$31,569

Average Earnings

$35,148

Average Male

$28,899

Average Female

Utica Earnings by Educational Attainment

Utica Language by Age

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Utica Language

69.04% of Utica residents speak only English, while 30.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 10.51% of the population.

Utica Language

Utica Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,1136,40819.95%
Black8,6563,85944.58%
Hispanic7,4532,69636.17%
Asian6,8842,41935.14%
Multiple3,8491,93350.22%
Other909NaN%
Native26211041.98%
Islander3030100.00%

29.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.78%

Male Poverty Rate

30.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Utica

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

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.27%.

Utica Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.62%
High School20.97%
Some College20.01%
Bachelors or Greater6.89%

Utica Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed49.73%
Male Unemployed47.03%
Female Employed14.62%
Male Employed13.04%

Utica Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Utica Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,760$55,700
Families$47,225$64,278
Married Families$65,101$81,799
Non Families$25,345$40,248
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Income by Household Type

Utica Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.1%

Male Marriage Rate

34.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Utica Married by Age and Sex

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Utica 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.

Utica Marital Status by Race

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Utica Marital Status

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2,715

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam850
Second Gulf War565
First Gulf War361
Korea280
World War II190

Utica Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+824
65 to 74669
35 to 54440
55 to 64430
18 to 34352

Utica Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2417.20%
Black2884.56%
Hispanic2715.76%
2+ Races1055.61%
Asian591.35%
Native American159.74%
Other Race70.46%

Utica Veterans by Race

Utica Veterans by Education

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13.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Utica Veterans by Education

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57%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Utica Employment by Age

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Utica Employment by Race

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Utica 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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67.44%

Born in Utica

79.99%

Native Born

20.01%

Foreign Born

9.61%

Non Citizen

10.40%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

79.99% of Utica residents were born in the United States, with 67.44% having been born in New York. 9.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Utica Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202258,880-290-0.49%
202159,170-290-0.49%
202059,460-290-0.49%
201959,750-290-0.48%
201860,040-334-0.55%
201760,374-244-0.40%
201660,618-294-0.48%
201560,912-377-0.62%
201461,289-391-0.63%
201361,680-206-0.33%
201261,886-150-0.24%
201162,036-173-0.28%
201062,2091,5580.25%
200060,651-7,986-1.23%
199068,637-6,995-0.97%
198075,632-15,741-1.87%
197091,373-9,037-0.94%
1960100,410-1,121-0.11%
1950101,5311,0130.10%
1940100,518-1,222-0.12%
1930101,7407,5840.78%
192094,15619,7372.38%
191074,41918,0362.81%
190056,38312,3762.51%
189044,00710,0932.64%
188033,9145,1101.65%
187028,8046,2752.49%
186022,5294,9642.52%
185017,5654,7833.23%
184012,7824,4594.38%
18308,3235,35110.85%
18202,9720.00%

Utica Population by Year