New York, NY Population

New York Population by Race

New York, NY population information segmented by race is shown in the table below. The largest racial group is White, who make up 44.0% of the population. The next largest racial group is Hispanic at 28.6%.

Race City State USA
White
44.0%
3,597,341 people
65.7%
12,740,974 people
72.4%
223,553,265 people
Hispanic
28.6%
2,336,076 people
17.6%
3,416,922 people
16.3%
50,477,594 people
Black or African American
25.5%
2,088,510 people
15.9%
3,073,800 people
12.6%
38,929,319 people
Asian
12.7%
1,038,388 people
7.3%
1,420,244 people
4.8%
14,674,252 people
Two or more races
4.0%
325,901 people
3.0%
585,849 people
2.9%
9,009,073 people
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.7%
57,512 people
0.6%
106,906 people
0.9%
2,932,248 people
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
0.1%
5,147 people
0.0%
8,766 people
0.2%
540,013 people

New York Population by Gender

New York, NY population data, segmented by gender, is displayed in the table below. The city is 47.5% males. The population is 52.5% females.

Gender City State USA
Female
52.5%
4,292,589 people
51.6%
10,000,955 people
50.8%
156,964,212 people
Male
47.5%
3,882,544 people
48.4%
9,377,147 people
49.2%
151,781,326 people

New York Population by Age

The following table displays New York, NY population information, broken down by age. The city's total population is 8,175,133. The largest age group was aged 25 - 44.

Age City State USA
< 25
32.3%
2,637,455 people
32.6%
6,308,446 people
34.0%
104,853,555 people
25 - 44
34.8%
2,841,967 people
31.1%
6,018,594 people
30.3%
93,634,060 people
45 - 64
24.4%
1,997,388 people
26.7%
5,182,359 people
26.4%
81,489,445 people
> 64
12.1%
993,158 people
13.5%
2,617,943 people
13.0%
40,267,984 people
Notes
  • City rating based on comparing New York to other New York cities.
  • State rating based on comparing New York to other U.S. states.
  • All ratings are segmented into quintiles (very low, low, average, high, very high).
  • Data provided by the 2010 U.S. Census.
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