New York County NY Information


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  1. New York County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forNew York County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. New York Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

New York County NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 1,663,734
Population in Households 1,597,023
Population in Familes 941,483
Population in Group Qrtrs 66,711
Population Density2 72,879
Diversity Index3 79


Median Household Income $88,172
Average Household Income $143,486
Per Capita Income $69,379


Total Housing Units 895,764 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 200,152 (22.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 601,044 (67.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 94,568 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $1,180,790
Average Home Value $1,307,352


Total Households 801,196
Average Household Size 1.99
Family Households 316,716
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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.52% 0.44%
Households 0.52% 0.44%
Families 0.27% 0.29%
Median Household Income   3.6%
Per Capita Income   2.89%


New York County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares New York County to the other 62 counties and county equivalents in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 3 97th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 4 95th
Median Household Income # 6 92nd
Per Capita Income # 1 100th

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