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Staten Island 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

Staten Island Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
495,747

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.7%
5 - 17:
16.2%
18 - 24:
8.3%
25 - 34:
13.5%
35 - 54:
26.3%
55 - 64:
13.8%
Over 65 Years:
16.3%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
5.3%
5.3%
88.5%
88.5%
34.7%
34.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Staten Island
USA
$38,096
$38,096
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Staten Island
USA
$85,381
$85,381
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
10.8%

Employment Industries in Staten Island

 
Healthcare
Education
Retail
Construction
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Finance
Transportation
Public Service
Accommodation
Other
Administration
Real estate
Information Technology
Manufacturing
18.7%
18.7%
12.0%
12.0%
9.6%
9.6%
7.5%
7.5%
6.9%
6.9%
6.8%
6.8%
6.6%
6.6%
6.6%
6.6%
5.1%
5.1%
4.2%
4.2%
4.1%
4.1%
2.5%
2.5%
2.2%
2.2%
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Asian
Black or African American
Other Race / Two or More Races
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
60.2%
60.2%
18.4%
18.4%
9.9%
9.9%
9.2%
9.2%
2.0%
2.0%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Italian
Irish
German
Polish
Russian
Albanian
English
Ukrainian
Egyptian
African
Norwegian
Greek
French
Nigerian
Israeli
Jamaican
Eastern European
European
Other Arab
Hungarian
27.9%
27.9%
10.7%
10.7%
3.8%
3.8%
3.6%
3.6%
3.5%
3.5%
1.8%
1.8%
1.5%
1.5%
1.3%
1.3%
1.2%
1.2%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Chinese
Italian
Slavic languages
Arabic
Other Indo-European
Langs. of India
Russian
Polish
African languages
Other Asian languages
Urdu
Tagalog
French
Korean
Serbo-Croatian
German/Yiddish
Greek
French Creole
66.5%
66.5%
10.6%
10.6%
4.3%
4.3%
2.5%
2.5%
2.5%
2.5%
2.1%
2.1%
1.7%
1.7%
1.5%
1.5%
1.4%
1.4%
1.3%
1.3%
1.1%
1.1%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Staten Island Residents:
23.9%