West Haverstraw, New York Population 2024

10,551

West Haverstraw is a city located in Rockland County New York. West Haverstraw has a 2024 population of 10,551. West Haverstraw is currently declining at a rate of -0.28% annually and its population has decreased by -1.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,673 in 2020.

The average household income in West Haverstraw is $105,470 with a poverty rate of 12.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in West Haverstraw is 40.3 years, 34.3 years for males, and 43.8 years for females.

West Haverstraw Demographics

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

  • White: 40.76%
  • Other race: 22.88%
  • Black or African American: 16.66%
  • Two or more races: 15.34%
  • Asian: 3.59%
  • Native American: 0.78%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
1.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
6,949.30/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-1.14% (-122)
The current population of West Haverstraw, New York is 10,551 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 10,673.

West Haverstraw, New York Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White4,34040.76%
Other race2,43622.88%
Black or African American1,77416.66%
Two or more races1,63415.34%
Asian3823.59%
Native American830.78%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Other race

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

West Haverstraw Population by Race

West Haverstraw Population Pyramid 2024

West Haverstraw Median Age

40.3

Total

34.3

Male

43.8

Female

West Haverstraw Adults

There are 8,014 adults, (1,512 of whom are seniors) in West Haverstraw.

West Haverstraw Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

West Haverstraw Sex Ratio

Female5,11648.04%
Male5,53351.96%

West Haverstraw Population by Age

West Haverstraw Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All3,2653.2362.437.6
Married1,5213.977624
Non Family9771.3845.354.7
Female6874.1660.839.2
Male803.492575

3.86

Average Family Size

3.23

Average Household Size

62.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

West Haverstraw Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4265.99%
9th to 12th Grade4336.08%
High School Graduate2,11029.65%
Some College1,78125.03%
Associates Degree6649.33%
Bachelors Degree1,28618.07%
Graduate Degree4165.85%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

West Haverstraw Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

West Haverstraw Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
Hispanic3,4712,787718
White1,9811,885547
Other Race1,3901,177408
Black1,3101,231304
2+ Races864816158
Asian318318155
Native American47470

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.74%.

West Haverstraw Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Overall$45,218$51,304$36,827
Less Than 9th Grade$0$50,500$0
High School Graduate$37,102$57,548$35,982
Some College$43,194$45,952$29,659
Bachelors Degree$80,789$82,775$0
Graduate Degree$90,536$64,417$115,223

$45,218

Average Earnings

$51,304

Average Male

$36,827

Average Female

West Haverstraw Earnings by Educational Attainment

West Haverstraw Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

West Haverstraw Language

48.77% of West Haverstraw residents speak only English, while 51.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 38.66% of the population.

West Haverstraw Language

West Haverstraw Poverty by Race

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,89598116.64%
Multiple1,63484851.9%
Black1,7711558.75%
White2,3391265.39%
Other2,3241225.25%

12.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.57%

Male Poverty Rate

16.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Haverstraw

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Haverstraw is Multiple, with 51.9% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West Haverstraw is Other, with 5.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.85%.

West Haverstraw Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.97%
High School9.21%
Some College8.47%
Bachelors or Greater7.3%

West Haverstraw Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed17.19%
Male Unemployed9.05%
Female Employed5.2%
Male Employed2.16%

West Haverstraw Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

West Haverstraw Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$81,795$105,470
Families$94,395$120,393
Married Families$126,767$-999,999,999
Non Families$60,156$63,132

mean

median

Income by Household Type

West Haverstraw Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

West Haverstraw Married by Age and Sex

male

female

West Haverstraw 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 45-54.

West Haverstraw Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

West Haverstraw Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

157

Number of Veterans

131

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam79
Second Gulf War20
Korea13
First Gulf War6
World War II3

West Haverstraw Veterans by War

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Age Group
Veterans
75+94
65 to 7437
35 to 5426
18 to 340
55 to 640

West Haverstraw Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White1383.87%
Other Race191.14%
Hispanic190.47%

West Haverstraw Veterans by Race

West Haverstraw Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Haverstraw Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

70.6%

Labor Force Participation

66.1%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

West Haverstraw Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

West Haverstraw Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

West Haverstraw 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

62.89%

Born in West Haverstraw

75.23%

Native Born

24.77%

Foreign Born

11.29%

Non Citizen

13.48%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

75.23% of West Haverstraw residents were born in the United States, with 62.89% having been born in New York. 11.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

West Haverstraw Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202910,398-31-0.3%
202810,429-30-0.29%
202710,459-31-0.3%
202610,490-30-0.29%
202510,520-31-0.29%
202410,551-30-0.28%
202310,581-31-0.29%
202210,612-62-0.58%
202110,67410.01%
202010,6734544.44%
201910,219-6-0.06%
201810,225-37-0.36%
201710,26260.06%
201610,256-41-0.4%
201510,297-4-0.04%
201410,301200.19%
201310,281490.48%
201210,232270.26%
201110,205570.56%
201010,148-147-1.43%
200010,2951,11212.11%
19909,18320.02%
19809,1816237.28%
19708,5583,53870.48%
19605,0201,92161.99%
19503,09956622.35%
19402,533-301-10.62%
19302,83400%
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West Haverstraw Population by Year