new york Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 595,083 11.8 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,422,090 28.2 % 32.6 %
Some College 832,377 16.5 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,301,870 25.8 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 889,823 17.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,078,366 80.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,855,177 36.8 % 36.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,550,400 - -
19 years old and under 1,993,760 23.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 3,321,740 38.8 % 13.7 %
45 to 64 years old 2,107,395 24.6 % 13.4 %
65 years old and older 1,127,511 13.2 % 2.3 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 4,034,390 64.9 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,963,630 31.6 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 215,182 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,570,610 45.9 % 33.5 %
Married 1,351,940 39.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 142,341 4.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 357,974 10.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,447,981 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,129,150 90.8 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 318,831 9.2 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 314,150 9.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 231,540 6.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 463,156 13.4 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 339,357 9.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 228,461 6.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 209,432 6.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,654,230 48.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 5,096 0.1 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 2,553 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 125,742 3.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 161,895 4.7 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 243,958 7.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 416,504 12.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 806,137 23.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,427,520 41.4 % 13.0 %
Electric 355,107 10.3 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 661,817 19.2 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 1,954,140 56.7 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 56,745 1.6 % 4.1 %
Coal 2,459 0.1 % 0.1 %
Wood 1,810 0.1 % 1.8 %
Solar 512 0.0 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 43,665 1.3 % 0.4 %
None 52,888 1.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 3,639,910 44.0 % 75.5 %
African-American 2,055,140 24.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 35,617 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,205,320 14.6 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,328,370 16.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 55,752 55,775
Median Family Income 61,413 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 34,396 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 52.32 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.36 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 20.33
    [CDD] 0.02
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.20 %
6.0 0.04 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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