The Village of New Hempstead had a population of 5,481 as of July 1, 2015. New Hempstead ranks in the upper quartile for 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 New Hempstead is located at latitude 41.1457 and longitude -74.051 in Rockland County. The formal boundaries for the Village of New Hempstead (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Rockland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 581 feet.
The Village of New Hempstead (GNIS ID: 2391010) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with New Hempstead population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for New Hempstead: Hempstead, Kakiat, Keckyate, Kukiat.
|Population in Households||5,185|
|Population in Familes||4,845|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||296|
|Average Household Size||3.87|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||1,380 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,156 (83.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||183 (13.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||41 ( 3.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$380,220|
|Average Home Value||$381,510|
|Median Household Income||$110,622|
|Average Household Income||$142,264|
|Per Capita Income||$33,831|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.91%|
|Per Capita Income||2.86%|
The table below compares New Hempstead to the other 1,189 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.
|Total Population||# 326||73rd|
|Population Density1||# 431||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 106||91st|
|Median Household Income||# 150||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 457||62nd|
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