Onondaga County, New York Population 2022

Onondaga County, New York's estimated population is 457,165 with a growth rate of -0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Onondaga County, New York is the 12th largest county in New York. The 2010 Population was 467,533 and has seen a growth of -2.22% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18007,6980.00%
181025,98718,289237.58%
182041,46715,48059.57%
183058,97317,50642.22%
184067,9118,93815.16%
185085,89017,97926.47%
186090,6864,7965.58%
1870104,18313,49714.88%
1880117,89313,71013.16%
1890146,24728,35424.05%
1900168,73522,48815.38%
1910200,29831,56318.71%
1920241,46541,16720.55%
1930291,60650,14120.77%
1940295,1083,5021.20%
1950341,71946,61115.79%
1960423,02881,30923.79%
1970472,74649,71811.75%
1980463,920-8,826-1.87%
1990468,9735,0531.09%
2010467,533-1,440-0.31%
2011467,614810.02%
2012467,030-584-0.12%
2013468,1461,1160.24%
2014467,285-861-0.18%
2015466,277-1,008-0.22%
2016464,109-2,168-0.46%
2017461,795-2,314-0.50%
2018461,649-146-0.03%
2019460,528-1,121-0.24%
2020459,407-1,121-0.24%
2021458,286-1,121-0.24%
2022457,165-1,121-0.24%
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Onondaga County, New York Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White363,66978.79%
Black or African American51,39111.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,1540.47%
Asian17,4813.79%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1490.03%
Some Other Race5,3111.15%
Two or More Races21,4364.64%
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Onondaga County, New York Population by Race

Onondaga County, New York Population Pyramid 2022

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Onondaga County, New York Median Age

39.2


Total

37.9


Male

40.5


Female

Onondaga County, New York Adults

There are 363,238 adults, (78,845 of whom are seniors) in Onondaga County, New York.

Onondaga County, New York Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Onondaga County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

238,922

51.76%

Male

222,669

48.24%

Onondaga County, New York Population by Age

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

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Onondaga County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All65.1%34.9%
Male58%42%
Non Family48.4%51.6%
Female45.6%54.4%

65.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Onondaga County, New York Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All187,3492.3665.1
Married80,7883.0686.8
Male8,7373.1158
Female23,5813.1645.6
Non Family74,2431.2648.4

2.99

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Onondaga County, New York Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8,8802.81%
9th to 12th Grade18,8465.96%
High School Graduate80,35825.41%
Some College55,14217.43%
Associates Degree38,76612.26%
Bachelors Degree63,62320.11%
Graduate Degree50,68716.02%
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Onondaga County, New York Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Onondaga County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian9,6906,9434,615
White258,123243,071100,095
2+ Races8,7047,2852,766
Hispanic11,5849,1763,104
Native American1,4891,172359
Other Race2,8782,138593
Islander815811
Black29,62323,2583,947

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.17%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 47.63%.

Onondaga County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,485$50,675$40,187
Less Than 9th Grade$25,256$29,963$20,281
High School Graduate$34,297$39,430$27,952
Some College$39,446$45,176$35,439
Bachelors Degree$56,559$67,164$47,961
Graduate Degree$67,729$79,836$63,320

$44,485

Average Earnings

$50,675

Average Male

$40,187

Average Female

Onondaga County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Onondaga County, New York Language by Age

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Onondaga County, New York Language

89.13% of Onondaga County, New York residents speak only English, while 10.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.57% of the population.

Onondaga County, New York Language

Onondaga County, New York Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black48,61118,29037.63%
Hispanic22,0136,31228.67%
Native2,07554626.31%
Multiple20,4425,11025.00%
Asian15,0652,71318.01%
Islander1462416.44%
White340,84730,5708.97%
Other1,318NaN%

13.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.73%

Male Poverty Rate

14.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Onondaga County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Onondaga County, New York is Black, with 37.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Onondaga County, New York is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.19%.

Onondaga County, New York Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.70%
High School14.04%
Some College9.45%
Bachelors or Greater4.33%

Onondaga County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.43%
Male Unemployed30.42%
Female Employed6.75%
Female Unemployed34.21%

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

Onondaga County, New York Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,668$83,488
Families$82,368$102,247
Married Families$100,702$121,576
Non Families$38,667$51,428
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Income by Household Type

Onondaga County, New York Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Onondaga County, New York Married by Age and Sex

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Onondaga 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 55-64.

Onondaga County, New York Marital Status by Race

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Onondaga County, New York Marital Status

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23,676

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War3,955
First Gulf War3,960
Vietnam8,042
Korea2,278
World War II1,052

Onondaga County, New York Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,917
35 to 544,866
55 to 643,769
65 to 746,279
75+6,845

Onondaga County, New York Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White21,2197.15%
Black1,6584.58%
Native American1539.50%
Asian1130.88%
Islander67.41%
Other Race1153.01%
2+ Races4123.65%
Hispanic5933.94%

Onondaga County, New York Veterans by Race

Onondaga County, New York Veterans by Education

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6.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Onondaga County, New York Veterans by Education

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62.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Onondaga County, New York Employment by Age

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Onondaga County, New York Employment by Race

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Onondaga County, New York Employment by Education

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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76.01%

Born in Onondaga County, New York

92.16%

Native Born

7.84%

Foreign Born

3.51%

Non Citizen

4.34%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.16% of Onondaga County, New York residents were born in the United States, with 76.01% having been born in New York. 3.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Onondaga County, New York Place of Birth

  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

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