Town Of North Hempstead NY Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Town Of North Hempstead, NY

The Town Of North Hempstead is a County Subdivision of Nassau County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Town Of North Hempstead is an active county subdivision that is not coextensive with an incorporated place.

Also See: Nassau County Data | Cities in Nassau County | County Subdivisions in Nassau County

Town Of North Hempstead Boundary Map


Town Of North Hempstead Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 229,921
Population in Households 227,576
Population in Familes 197,274
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,345
Population Density1 4,297
Diversity Index2 64


Total Households 78,669
Average Household Size 2.89
Family Households 58,490
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 83,052 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 60,491 (72.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 18,178 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,383 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $701,746
Average Home Value $750,694


Median Household Income $107,881
Average Household Income $159,270
Per Capita Income $54,819
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.25% 0.31%
Households 0.12% 0.22%
Families 0.0% 0.15%
Median Household Income   1.56%
Per Capita Income   1.46%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.