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. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2017 (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
19,849,399

Age

PEOPLE OF New York DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.94
5 To 17 15.29
18 To 24 9.77
25 To 34 14.56
35 To 54 26.42
55 To 64 12.82
65 Years And Over 15.20

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 86.1
College Graduated 35.3
Attending College 6.0

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
New York 35752 30579.043269076567 #B3D235
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
New York 62765 29030.935440227575 #B8D433
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
15.1%

Employment Industries in NY

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 16.6
Education 10.9
Retail 10.6
Professional, scientific, and technical services 7.9
Accommodation 7.1
Manufacturing 6.2
Finance 5.7
Construction 5.6
Other 5.0
Transportation 4.6
Public Service 4.5
Administration 3.8
Information Technology 2.9
Arts 2.5
Wholesale 2.4
Real Estate 2.3
Utilities 0.6
Agriculture 0.5
Management 0.1
Mining 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 55.9
Black Or African American 14.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 8.3
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.4
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 18.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Unclassified 13.5
Italian 12.5
Irish 11.5
German 9.9
English 4.9
Polish 4.5
French 2.1
Russian 2.0
Jamaican 1.7
Dutch 1.1
Scottish 1.0
Haitian 1.0
European 0.9
Hungarian 0.7
Guyanese 0.7
African 0.7
Greek 0.7
Ukrainian 0.7
French Canadian 0.6
Swedish 0.6

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 69.4
Spanish 15.1
Chinese 3.2
French 1.5
German 1.2
Indic languages 1.1
Slavic languages 0.9
African languages 0.9
French Creole 0.8
Yiddish 0.7
Italian 0.7
Russian 0.6
Korean 0.5
Polish 0.5
Arabic 0.5
Other Asian languages 0.5
Other Indo-European 0.4
Urdu 0.4
Tagalog 0.4
Hebrew 0.4

Foreign Born NY Residents
22.7%