Bronx County, New York Population 2023

Bronx County, New York's estimated 2023 population is 1,498,919 with a growth rate of 0.59% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bronx County, New York is the 5th largest county in New York. The 2010 population was 1,385,108 and has seen a growth of 8.22% since that time.

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Bronx County, New York Population 2023

Population by Race

Black or African American

Other race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Bronx County, New York Population by Race

Bronx County, New York Population Pyramid 2023

Bronx County, New York Median Age

34.5

Total

32.3

Male

36.6

Female

Bronx County, New York Adults

There are 1,072,375 adults, (184,157 of whom are seniors) in Bronx County, New York.

Bronx County, New York Age Dependency

60.7

Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Bronx County, New York Sex Ratio

Female754,57252.88%
Male672,48447.12%

Bronx County, New York Population by Age

Bronx County, New York Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.41

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

20.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Bronx County, New York Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Bronx County, New York Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bronx County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 76.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 35.47%.

Bronx County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$33,439

Average Earnings

$36,547

Average Male

$30,779

Average Female

Bronx County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bronx County, New York Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Bronx County, New York Language

41.58% of Bronx County, New York residents speak only English, while 58.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 47.09% of the population.

Bronx County, New York Language

Bronx County, New York Poverty by Race

rate

33.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.62%

Male Poverty Rate

29.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bronx County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bronx County, New York is Native, with 46.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bronx County, New York is White, with 14.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.48%.

Bronx County, New York Poverty

Bronx County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

Bronx County, New York Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bronx County, New York Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Bronx County, New York Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

32.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.2%

Male Marriage Rate

28.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Bronx County, New York Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Bronx County, New York 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 35-44.

Bronx County, New York Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Bronx County, New York Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

23,475

Number of Veterans

21,617

Male Veterans

1,858

Female Veterans

Bronx County, New York Veterans by War

Bronx County, New York Veterans by Age

count

Bronx County, New York Veterans by Race

Bronx County, New York Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

17.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bronx County, New York Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

59.2%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Bronx County, New York Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Bronx County, New York Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Bronx County, New York 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

50.65%

Born in Bronx County, New York

63.34%

Native Born

33.57%

Foreign Born

16.24%

Non Citizen

17.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

63.34% of Bronx County, New York residents were born in the United States, with 50.65% having been born in New York. 16.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bronx County, New York Place of Birth

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