New York, NY
Demographic Data



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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
1,664,727

Age

PEOPLE OF New York DETAILS
Under 5 Years 4.96
5 To 17 9.53
18 To 24 9.38
25 To 34 22.63
35 To 54 26.96
55 To 64 11.26
65 Years And Over 15.28

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 5.7
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 86.8
COLLEGE GRADUATES 60.7

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
New York 69529 59468.849279917886 #6EBE44
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
New York 79781 36901.410983140224 #BED630
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
17.3%

Employment Industries in New York

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 16.9
Healthcare 13.0
Finance 12.4
Education 9.6
Retail 7.6
Information Technology 6.3
Accommodation 6.2
Arts 4.6
Other 4.2
Real estate 4.1
Administration 2.9
Manufacturing 2.9
Public Service 2.5
Transportation 2.3
Wholesale 2.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 46.8
Black Or African American 12.5
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 11.9
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.6
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 26.1

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 6.7
German 6.1
Italian 6.1
English 4.2
Russian 4.0
Polish 3.5
French 2.0
Eastern European 1.7
European 1.5
Scottish 1.1
African 0.8
Hungarian 0.8
Austrian 0.7
British 0.7
Greek 0.7
Swedish 0.7
Ukrainian 0.6
Dutch 0.6
Jamaican 0.5
Norwegian 0.5

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 60.0
Spanish 22.2
Chinese 5.6
French 2.5
African languages 1.3
Langs. of India 1.1
Korean 0.8
German/Yiddish 0.8
Slavic languages 0.6
Portuguese 0.5
Russian 0.5
Italian 0.5
Japanese 0.5
Arabic 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.3
Tagalog 0.3
Polish 0.3
Other Indo-European 0.3
Native American languages 0.3
French Creole 0.2

Foreign Born New York Residents:
28.9%