Nyack, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Nyack, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Nyack had a population of 7,009 as of July 1, 2017. Nyack 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 Nyack is located at latitude 41.0929 and longitude -73.9152 in Rockland County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Nyack (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0.84 sq. miles. Rockland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 72 feet.

The Village of Nyack (GNIS ID: 2391030) 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.

The Village of Nyack is located within Town of Orangetown, a minor civil division (MCD) of Rockland County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Nyack population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Nyack, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,009
Daytime Population: Workers 6,526
Daytime Population: Residents 3,063
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,589
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.37
Population in Households 6,962
Population in Familes 4,273
Population in Group Qrtrs 47
Population Density2 9,106
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $68,173
Average Household Income $100,167
Per Capita Income $49,456


Total Housing Units 3,543 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,346 (38.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,072 (58.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 124 ( 3.5%)
Median Home Value $451,639
Average Home Value $508,655


Total Households 3,419
Average Household Size 2.04
Family Households 1,432
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.49% 0.61%
Households 0.48% 0.55%
Families 0.11% 0.29%
Median Household Income   4.16%
Per Capita Income   3.37%

Nyack, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nyack to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 267 78th
Population Density # 39 97th
Diversity Index # 92 92nd
Median Household Income # 493 59th
Per Capita Income # 200 83rd

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