White Plains, New York Population 2023

60,372

White Plains is a city located in Westchester County New York. With a 2023 population of 60,372, it is the 14th largest city in New York and the 717th largest city in the United States.White Plains is currently growing at a rate of 0.45% annually and its population has increased by 1.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 59,559 in 2020. Spanning over 10 miles, White Plains has a population density of 6,165 people per square mile.

The average household income in White Plains is $131,783 with a poverty rate of 11.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in White Plains is 41.5 years, 38.8 years for males, and 44.2 years for females.

White Plains Demographics

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

  • White: 56.78%
  • Other race: 19.16%
  • Black or African American: 12.36%
  • Asian: 7.65%
  • Two or more races: 3.8%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of White Plains, New York is 60,372 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 59,559.

White Plains, New York Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Other race

Black or African American

Asian

Two or more races

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

White Plains Population by Race

White Plains Population Pyramid 2023

White Plains Median Age

41.5

Total

38.8

Male

44.2

Female

White Plains Adults

There are 47,867 adults, (10,979 of whom are seniors) in White Plains.

White Plains Age Dependency

57.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Child Dependency Ratio

White Plains Sex Ratio

Female30,13551.8%
Male28,03648.2%

White Plains Population by Age

White Plains Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.12

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

52.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

White Plains Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

White Plains Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

White Plains Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 69.54%.

White Plains Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$54,461

Average Earnings

$61,508

Average Male

$49,596

Average Female

White Plains Earnings by Educational Attainment

White Plains Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

White Plains Language

58.43% of White Plains residents speak only English, while 41.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 27.93% of the population.

White Plains Language

White Plains Poverty by Race

rate

11.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.73%

Male Poverty Rate

12.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White Plains

The race most likely to be in poverty in White Plains is Native, with 54.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in White Plains is White, with 5.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.43%.

White Plains Poverty

White Plains Poverty Rate by Education

White Plains Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

White Plains Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

White Plains Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

White Plains Married by Age and Sex

male

female

White Plains 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 35-44.

White Plains Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

White Plains Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,471

Number of Veterans

1,355

Male Veterans

116

Female Veterans

White Plains Veterans by War

White Plains Veterans by Age

count

White Plains Veterans by Race

White Plains Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

7.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

White Plains Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

White Plains Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

White Plains Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

White Plains 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

52.87%

Born in White Plains

66.5%

Native Born

31.17%

Foreign Born

14.9%

Non Citizen

16.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

66.5% of White Plains residents were born in the United States, with 52.87% having been born in New York. 14.9% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

White Plains Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

White Plains Population by Year