Scarsdale, NY Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Scarsdale Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Scarsdale Content

Also See: Scarsdale, NY ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Scarsdale, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Scarsdale had a population of 17,497 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Scarsdale is located at latitude 41.0051 and longitude -73.7846 in Westchester County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Scarsdale encompass a land area of 6.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Westchester County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 217 feet.

The Village of Scarsdale (GNIS ID: 2391120) 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 Scarsdale is located within Town of Scarsdale, a minor civil division (MCD) of Westchester County.


Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Scarsdale 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Scarsdale (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. New York Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. New York Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Scarsdale, NY - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Photos | 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, 2019, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Advertisement

Scarsdale, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Scarsdale, NY Housing Affordability Index is 67
State of New York Housing Affordability Index is 85
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.

WEALTH INDEX

Scarsdale, NY Wealth Index is 485
State of New York Wealth Index is 109
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.

These new demographic attributes are availiable for cities, Counties, ZIP Codes and even neighborhoods (Census Blocks) when you search by a specific New York address.

See our:

  1. New 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  2. References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.

POPULATION

Total Population 17,497
Population in Households 17,471
Population in Familes 16,507
Population in Group Qrtrs 26
Population Density 2,627
Diversity Index1 43
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $200,001
Average Household Income $331,967
Per Capita Income $104,447
Wealth Index3 485

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 5,708 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,906 (85.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 599 (10.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 203 ( 3.6%)
Median Home Value $1,497,887
Housing Affordability Index2 67
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 5,505
Average Household Size 3.17
Family Households 4,845
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.21% 0.14%
Households 0.17% 0.11%
Families 0.12% 0.07%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   1.18%

Scarsdale, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scarsdale to the other 1,195 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 108 91st
Population Density # 327 73rd
Diversity Index # 319 73rd
Median Household Income # 15 98th
Per Capita Income # 4 100th

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

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, 2019 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement