New York County, New York Population 2020

New York County, New York's estimated population is 1,626,540 with a growth rate of -0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. New York County, New York is the 3rd largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20201,626,540-1,080-0.07%
20191,627,620-1,080-0.07%
20181,628,700-1,080-0.07%
20171,629,780-6,480-0.40%
20161,636,260-450-0.03%
20151,636,7105,7600.35%
20141,630,9503,1400.19%
20131,627,8103,7700.23%
20121,624,04015,8200.98%
20111,608,22019,4601.22%
20101,588,760101,2206.80%
19901,487,54059,2604.15%
19801,428,280-110,950-7.21%
19701,539,230-159,050-9.37%
19601,698,280-261,820-13.36%
19501,960,10070,1803.71%
19401,889,92022,6101.21%
19301,867,310-416,790-18.25%
19202,284,100-478,420-17.32%
19102,762,520711,92034.72%
19002,050,600535,30035.33%
18901,515,300309,00025.62%
18801,206,300264,00828.02%
1870942,292128,62315.81%
1860813,669298,12257.83%
1850515,547202,83764.86%
1840312,710110,12154.36%
1830202,58978,88363.77%
1820123,70627,33328.36%
181096,37335,85859.25%
180060,51527,38482.65%
179033,1310.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.07%
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New York County, New York Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White917,40256.20%
Black or African American241,85014.81%
Asian196,34712.03%
Some Other Race193,56911.86%
Two or More Races75,4504.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native6,9950.43%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8670.05%
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New York County, New York Population Pyramid 2020

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New York County, New York Median Age

37.3


Total

36.7


Male

37.9


Female

New York County, New York Adults

There are 1,396,710 adults, (257,362 of whom are seniors) in New York County, New York.

New York County, New York Age Dependency

43.3

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Child Dependency Ratio

New York County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

860,336

52.70%

Male

772,144

47.30%

New York County, New York Households and Families

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

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New York County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married37.3%62.7%
All24.1%75.9%
Non Family20.7%79.3%
Male14.1%85.9%
Female11.1%88.9%

24.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All758,1332.0724.1
Non Family435,2851.3320.7
Married214,9002.9637.3
Female84,0933.3611.1
Male23,8553.2414.1

3.01

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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New York County, New York Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade87,3177.00%
9th to 12th Grade74,9206.01%
High School Graduate155,04812.43%
Some College121,8869.77%
Associates Degree49,5753.98%
Bachelors Degree391,23431.37%
Graduate Degree367,09129.44%
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New York County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White624,523614,082519,472
Hispanic294,551200,57475,865
Black174,251139,90451,679
Asian155,882126,068100,064
Other Race128,51382,58224,454
Multiple Races45,16335,35619,841
Native American5,1743,5471,010
Islander708607251

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 98.33%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 83.18%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$64,658$74,300$57,986
Less Than High School$19,829$22,626$16,052
High School Grad$27,891$32,086$22,037
Some College$36,958$42,791$32,045
Bachelors Degree$78,125$92,302$67,138
Graduate Degree$100,856$127,391$82,218

$64,658

Average Earnings

$74,300

Average Male

$57,986

Average Female

New York County, New York Language

New York County, New York Language by Age

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New York County, New York Language

60.31% of New York County, New York residents speak only English, while 39.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.87% of the population.

New York County, New York Poverty

New York County, New York Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic415,688110,51326.59%
Black233,19869,97330.01%
Other191,81555,93429.16%
White742,29152,9447.13%
Asian189,46435,95918.98%
Multiple74,41413,88818.66%
Native6,8481,49321.80%
Islander80516620.62%

16.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.09%

Male Poverty Rate

17.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New York County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in New York County, New York is Black, with 30.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New York County, New York is White, with 7.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.67%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.36%
High School25.10%
Some College17.34%
Bachelors or Greater6.07%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.58%
Male Unemployed32.93%
Female Employed6.94%
Male Employed4.96%

New York County, New York Income

New York County, New York Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$82,459$152,002
Families$102,900$205,371
Married Families$162,921$270,026
Non Families$71,275$110,516
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New York County, New York Marital Status

New York County, New York Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.2%

Male Marriage Rate

31.7%

Female Marriage Rate

New York County, New York Married by Age and Sex

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New York County, New York 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.

New York County, New York Marital Status by Race

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New York County, New York Veterans

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32,519

Number of Veterans

30,371

Male Veterans

2,148

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9,030
Korea5,155
Second Gulf War4,501
World War II3,523
First Gulf War3,303
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Age Group Veterans
75+14,245
65 to 747,351
35 to 545,009
55 to 643,478
18 to 342,436
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Name Veterans % of Total
White22,2472.74%
Black6,2323.15%
Hispanic5,6621.67%
Other1,6231.09%
Asian1,2970.73%
2 or More9431.77%
Indian1412.43%
Hawaiian364.41%

New York County, New York Veterans by Education

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9.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

New York County, New York Employment Status

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67.1%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

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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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42.46%

Born in New York

71.02%

Native Born

28.98%

Foreign Born

14.71%

Non Citizen

14.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

71.02% of New York County, New York residents were born in the United States, with 42.46% having been born in New York. 14.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990