Nanuet, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Nanuet, New York - Basic Facts

The Nanuet Census Designated Place had a population of 18,353 as of July 1, 2016. Nanuet ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Nanuet is located at latitude 41.0956 and longitude -74.0154 in Rockland County. The formal boundaries for the Nanuet Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rockland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 299 feet.

The Nanuet Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389526) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Nanuet Census Designated Place is located within Town of Clarkstown, a minor civil division (MCD) of Rockland County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Nanuet population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Nanuet: Clarkstown, Clarkstown Station.

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Nanuet, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 18,353
Population in Households 17,938
Population in Familes 14,826
Population in Group Qrtrs 415
Population Density1 3,376
Diversity Index2 69


Total Households 6,668
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 4,493
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,980 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,363 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,305 (33.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 312 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $423,799
Average Home Value $464,070


Median Household Income $89,804
Average Household Income $110,149
Per Capita Income $40,709
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.42% 0.65%
Households 0.4% 0.63%
Families 0.01% 0.48%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   1.47%
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.

Nanuet, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nanuet to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 100 92nd
Population Density1 # 243 80th
Diversity Index2 # 85 93rd
Median Household Income # 281 77th
Per Capita Income # 310 74th

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