In 2017, New York, NY had a population of 8.62M people with a median age of 36.6 and a median household income of $60,879. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of New York, NY grew from 8.54M to 8.62M, a 0.996% increase and its median household income grew from $58,856 to $60,879, a 3.44% increase.
The population of New York, NY is 31.7% White Alone, 29.2% Hispanic or Latino, and 21.8% Black or African American Alone. 49.4% of the people in New York, NY speak a non-English language, and 83.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in New York, NY are New York University (16,758 degrees awarded in 2016), Columbia University in the City of New York (12,707 degrees), and CUNY Hunter College (5,465 degrees).
The median property value in New York, NY is $609,500, and the homeownership rate is 32.7%. Most people in New York, NY commute by Public Transit, and the average commute time is 40 minutes. The average car ownership in New York, NY is 0 cars per household.