Newburgh 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:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2021.

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

Newburgh Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
28,856

Age

Under 5 Years:
8.5%
5 - 17:
21.1%
18 - 24:
12.5%
25 - 34:
14.4%
35 - 54:
22.7%
55 - 64:
10.4%
Over 65 Years:
10.3%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
5.8%
5.8%
High School Graduates
76.1%
76.1%
College Graduated
16.7%
16.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Newburgh
$20,595
$20,595
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Newburgh
$41,769
$41,769
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
25.4%

Employment Industries in Newburgh

 
Retail
14.8%
14.8%
Healthcare
14.2%
14.2%
Education
10.2%
10.2%
Transportation
9.8%
9.8%
Accommodation
8.9%
8.9%
Manufacturing
8.8%
8.8%
Other
6.6%
6.6%
Construction
5.5%
5.5%
Administration
5.2%
5.2%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
3.7%
3.7%
Wholesale
2.7%
2.7%
Finance
2.6%
2.6%
Public Service
2.5%
2.5%
Arts
2.4%
2.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
50.3%
50.3%
Black or African American
23.2%
23.2%
White
21.4%
21.4%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.4%
3.4%
Asian
1.4%
1.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Italian
5.6%
5.6%
Irish
4.9%
4.9%
German
3.0%
3.0%
Haitian
2.2%
2.2%
Polish
1.6%
1.6%
Jamaican
1.4%
1.4%
English
1.3%
1.3%
European
0.6%
0.6%
Dutch
0.5%
0.5%
Hungarian
0.5%
0.5%
Scottish
0.5%
0.5%
Czech
0.4%
0.4%
Brazilian
0.3%
0.3%
African
0.3%
0.3%
Guyanese
0.3%
0.3%
Eastern European
0.3%
0.3%
Greek
0.3%
0.3%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Russian
0.3%
0.3%
Trinidadian and Tobagonian
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
56.4%
56.4%
Spanish
39.8%
39.8%
Polish
2.4%
2.4%
French
1.0%
1.0%
French Creole
1.0%
1.0%
German/Yiddish
0.6%
0.6%
Urdu
0.3%
0.3%
Chinese
0.3%
0.3%
Arabic
0.2%
0.2%
Italian
0.2%
0.2%
Greek
0.2%
0.2%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Tagalog
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Newburgh Residents:
21.7%