Herkimer 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:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

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 about Scout's Demographic Data

Herkimer Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
7,234

Age

5 - 17:
10.2%
18 - 24:
15.1%
25 - 34:
10.3%
35 - 54:
21.4%
55 - 64:
15.0%
Over 65 Years:
27.3%
Other:
0.7%
Other Categories:
Under 5 Years: 0.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
6.6%
6.6%
87.2%
87.2%
17.1%
17.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Herkimer
USA
$29,440
$29,440
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Herkimer
USA
$47,941
$47,941
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
12.5%

Employment Industries in Herkimer

 
Retail
Healthcare
Manufacturing
Education
Public Service
Accommodation
Finance
Construction
Other
Professional, scientific, and technical services
20.2%
20.2%
14.0%
14.0%
10.9%
10.9%
9.9%
9.9%
9.0%
9.0%
8.8%
8.8%
5.9%
5.9%
4.9%
4.9%
4.8%
4.8%
2.4%
2.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Other Race / Two or More Races
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Black or African American
Asian
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
88.9%
88.9%
4.7%
4.7%
2.5%
2.5%
1.9%
1.9%
1.7%
1.7%
0.4%
0.4%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Italian
Irish
English
German
Polish
French
Ukrainian
European
Welsh
Dutch
Yugoslavian
Russian
Swiss
French Canadian
Swedish
Belgian
Serbian
Greek
Northern European
Scots-Irish
18.5%
18.5%
18.4%
18.4%
14.4%
14.4%
12.5%
12.5%
9.5%
9.5%
4.5%
4.5%
3.4%
3.4%
2.5%
2.5%
2.1%
2.1%
1.7%
1.7%
1.5%
1.5%
1.3%
1.3%
1.1%
1.1%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Vietnamese
German/Yiddish
Polish
Italian
Chinese
Japanese
Slavic languages
West Germanic languages
Arabic
Scandinavian languages
Russian
African languages
Native American languages
Tagalog
French Creole
Hungarian
Navajo
Pacific Island languages
91.0%
91.0%
1.8%
1.8%
1.3%
1.3%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.6%
0.6%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Herkimer Residents:
4.4%