Eastchester, NY Profile: Facts & Data


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Eastchester, New York - Basic Facts

The Eastchester had a population of 19,876 as of July 1, 2018. Eastchester ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Eastchester is located at latitude 40.9583 and longitude -73.8075 in Bronx County. The formal boundaries for the Eastchester (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Bronx County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 52 feet.

The Eastchester (GNIS ID: ) has a U5 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Eastchester is located within Town of Eastchester, a minor civil division (MCD) of Bronx County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Eastchester: East Chester, Ost Dorp.

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Eastchester, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 19,876
Population in Households 19,857
Population in Familes 16,766
Population in Group Qrtrs 19
Population Density2 6,035
Diversity Index3 38


Median Household Income $112,731
Average Household Income $162,047
Per Capita Income $64,365


Total Housing Units 8,285 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,224 (75.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,667 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 394 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $630,268
Average Home Value $699,381


Total Households 7,891
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 5,206
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.2% 0.22%
Households 0.09% 0.15%
Families -0.07% 0.05%
Median Household Income   2.07%
Per Capita Income   2.56%

Eastchester, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Eastchester to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 84 93rd
Population Density # 101 92nd
Diversity Index # 372 69th
Median Household Income # 178 85th
Per Capita Income # 124 90th

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