White Plains, New York Population 2020

58,823
Loading...

White Plains is a city located in New York. With a 2020 population of 58,823, it is the 11th largest city in New York and the 660th largest city in the United States. White Plains is currently growing at a rate of 0.61% annually and its population has increased by 3.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 56,853 in 2010. Spanning over 10 miles, White Plains has a population density of 6,007 people per square mile.

The average household income in White Plains is $127,131 with a poverty rate of 11.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,694 per month, and the median house value is $550,400. The median age in White Plains is 40 years, 37.2 years for males, and 42.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.2 males.

White Plains Demographics

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

  • White: 60.97%
  • Other race: 16.30%
  • Black or African American: 11.56%
  • Asian: 7.92%
  • Two or more races: 2.56%
  • Native American: 0.65%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of White Plains, New York is 58,823, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 58,111.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 56,853.

White Plains, New York Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White35,38660.97%
Some Other Race9,45916.30%
Black or African American6,71011.56%
Asian4,5977.92%
Two or More Races1,4862.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native3790.65%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.04%
Loading...

White Plains Population Pyramid 2020

Loading...

White Plains Median Age

40


Total

37.2


Male

42.4


Female

White Plains Adults

There are 47,245 adults, (9,752 of whom are seniors) in White Plains.

White Plains Age Dependency

54.8

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Child Dependency Ratio

White Plains Sex Ratio

Female

29,738

51.24%

Male

28,302

48.76%

White Plains Households and Families

White Plains Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

White Plains Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married63.5%36.5%
All52.5%47.5%
Non Family45.1%54.9%
Female44%56%
Male29.5%70.5%

52.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,9292.4752.5
Married10,1923.2863.5
Non Family9,2961.2645.1
Female2,4153.3444
Male1,0263.3229.5

3.19

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Loading...

White Plains Education

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,2897.78%
9th to 12th Grade1,9014.50%
High School Graduate7,52817.80%
Some College5,39012.75%
Associates Degree2,7366.47%
Bachelors Degree10,58825.04%
Graduate Degree10,85425.67%
Loading...

White Plains Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,50420,53714,078
Hispanic11,9628,6632,483
Other Race5,5813,849916
Black5,0964,3832,019
Asian3,4443,1182,558
Multiple Races570493279
Native American22014616
Islander2323

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 74.27%.

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,870$58,509$45,518
Less Than High School$19,891$21,610$16,518
High School Grad$30,842$36,580$22,838
Some College$42,855$46,612$37,622
Bachelors Degree$73,063$83,416$54,200
Graduate Degree$92,033$109,688$75,830

$51,870

Average Earnings

$58,509

Average Male

$45,518

Average Female

White Plains Language

White Plains Language by Age

Loading...

White Plains Language

58.81% of White Plains residents speak only English, while 41.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.42% of the population.

White Plains Poverty

White Plains Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic18,7653,38818.05%
Other9,4041,92720.49%
White26,4591,6686.30%
Black6,48797415.01%
Asian4,55460613.31%
Multiple1,468614.16%
Native373369.65%

11.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.98%

Male Poverty Rate

13.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White Plains

The race most likely to be in poverty in White Plains is Other, with 20.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in White Plains is Multiple, with 4.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.23%.

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.40%
High School15.99%
Some College9.12%
Bachelors or Greater4.33%
Loading...
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.13%
Female Unemployed22.96%
Female Employed7.26%
Male Employed5.04%

White Plains Income

White Plains Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$84,415$127,131
Families$112,162$151,523
Married Families$141,086-
Non Families$55,877$87,926
Loading...

White Plains Marital Status

White Plains Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

46.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.7%

Female Marriage Rate

White Plains Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

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

Loading...

White Plains Veterans

Loading...

1,626

Number of Veterans

1,560

Male Veterans

66

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam485
World War II241
Korea217
Second Gulf War168
First Gulf War119
Loading...
Age Group Veterans
75+713
65 to 74337
55 to 64271
35 to 54217
18 to 3488
Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3354.50%
Hispanic2541.82%
Black1642.78%
Other570.84%
Asian441.13%
Indian166.61%
2 or More101.43%

White Plains Veterans by Education

Loading...

11.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

White Plains Employment Status

Loading...

68.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Loading...
Loading...

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

54.11%

Born in New York

69.51%

Native Born

30.49%

Foreign Born

17.21%

Non Citizen

13.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

69.51% of White Plains residents were born in the United States, with 54.11% having been born in New York. 17.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202058,8233560.61%
201958,4673560.61%
201858,111-247-0.42%
201758,3583560.61%
201658,002-30-0.05%
201558,0322840.49%
201457,748890.15%
201357,6594030.70%
201257,256780.14%
201157,1782360.41%
201056,9423,8650.71%
200053,0774,3590.86%
199048,7181,7190.36%
198046,999-3,347-0.69%
197050,346-139-0.03%
196050,4857,0191.51%
195043,4663,1390.75%
194040,3274,4971.19%
193035,83014,7995.47%
192021,0315,0822.80%
191015,9498,0507.28%
19007,8993,8576.93%
18904,0420.00%