Kiryas Joel, NY Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Kiryas Joel Local Links & Resources:
Resources | ALL Kiryas Joel Content
Planning to visit Kiryas Joel? See Local Hotels

Also See: Kiryas Joel, NY ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps

Kiryas Joel, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Kiryas Joel had a population of 24,955 as of July 1, 2020. Kiryas Joel ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower 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 Kiryas Joel is located at latitude 41.342 and longitude -74.1679 in Orange County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Kiryas Joel encompass a land area of 1.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Orange County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 682 feet.

The Village of Kiryas Joel (GNIS ID: 2390923) 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 Kiryas Joel is located within Town of Monroe, a minor civil division (MCD) of Orange County.


Advertisement

Kiryas Joel, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)

POPULATION

Total Population 24,955 (100%)
Population in Households 24,936 (99.9%)
Population in Families 24,142 (96.7%)
Population in Group Quarters1 19 ( 0.1%)
Population Density 18,305
Diversity Index2 8
 
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $31,499
Average Household Income $54,364
% of Income for Mortgage4 48%
Per Capita Income $9,940
Wealth Index5 35
 

HOUSING

Total HU (Housing Units) 5,151 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,167 (22.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,374 (65.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 610 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $360,638
Average Home Value $406,779
Housing Affordability Index3 48
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 4,541
Average Household Size 5.49
Family Households 4,250
Average Family Size 6
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2020 2020-2025
Population 2.01% 1.41%
Households 2.03% 1.42%
Families 2.03% 1.43%
Median Household Income   1.71%
Per Capita Income   1.88%
Owner Occupied HU   1.63%

Advertisement

Kiryas Joel, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kiryas Joel to the other 1,195 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 # 65 95th
Population Density # 6 100th
Median Household Income # 1186 1st
Housing Affordability Index # 45 4th
Per Capita Income # 1188 1st
Diversity Index # 1134 5th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.

Kiryas Joel, NY - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a New York Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2020, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

New York Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare New York July 1, 2020 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:

More Tools and Resources:

  1. For information about schools and school attendance zones, use the HTL Address Tool
  2. Our new HTL Neighborhood Explorer provides lots of detail about any neighborhood.
  3. The new 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  4. See the References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.
  5. See the New York COVID-19 Data and US COVID-19 Data for more information on the spread of the novel coronavirus.


Advertisement