New York
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New York POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

New York Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
19,795,791

Age

PEOPLE OF New York DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.98
5 To 17 15.63
18 To 24 10.09
25 To 34 14.25
35 To 54 27.18
55 To 64 12.52
65 Years And Over 14.34

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 85.6
College Graduated 34.2
Attending College 6.2

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
New York 33236 30678.49963653986 #B3D235
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
New York 59269 29455.004081480514 #B7D433
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
15.7%

Employment Industries in NY

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 16.5
Education 10.9
Retail 10.8
Professional, scientific, and technical services 7.6
Accommodation 7.0
Manufacturing 6.5
Finance 5.8
Construction 5.6
Other 5.0
Public Service 4.6
Transportation 4.5
Administration 3.8
Information Technology 2.9
Wholesale 2.5
Arts 2.4
Real Estate 2.3
Utilities 0.6
Agriculture 0.5
Management 0.1
Mining 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 56.8
Black Or African American 14.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 7.9
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Some Other Race Alone 2.2
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 18.4

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Italian 13.0
Irish 12.1
Unclassified 11.1
German 10.3
English 5.2
Polish 4.7
French 2.2
Russian 2.1
Jamaican 1.6
Dutch 1.2
Scottish 1.0
Haitian 1.0
European 0.9
Greek 0.8
Hungarian 0.7
Guyanese 0.7
African 0.7
Ukrainian 0.7
French Canadian 0.6
Swedish 0.6

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 69.6
Spanish 15.0
Chinese 3.0
Russian 1.2
Italian 1.0
Indic languages 0.9
French Creole 0.8
French 0.8
Yiddish 0.7
Korean 0.6
African languages 0.6
Other Asian languages 0.5
Polish 0.5
Arabic 0.5
Other Indo-European 0.4
Tagalog 0.4
Urdu 0.4
Hebrew 0.4
Greek 0.4
German 0.3

Foreign Born NY Residents
22.5%