Population Demographics for Essex County, New York in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population39,370100
White37,10094
Black or African American1,0732
Hispanic or Latino9932
Two or More Races4791
Some Other Race320Below 1%
Asian263Below 1%
American Indian126Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population20,39118,97939,370
White18,60818,49237,100
Black or African American1,018551,073
Hispanic or Latino783210993
Two or More Races285194479
Some Other Race27842320
Asian118145263
American Indian7650126

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Essex County

 
Total Population:39,370
Male Population:20,391
Female Population:18,979

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Essex County

 
Both sexes44
Male42
Female46

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Essex County

 
Total Population:36,723
Male Population:18,153
Under 5 years:921
5 to 9 years:976
10 to 14 years:1,107
15 to 17 years:757
18 and 19 years:362
20 years:190
21 years:168
22 to 24 years:539
25 to 29 years:935
30 to 34 years:905
35 to 39 years:1,030
40 to 44 years:1,189
45 to 49 years:1,474
50 to 54 years:1,638
55 to 59 years:1,520
60 and 61 years:556
62 to 64 years:777
65 and 66 years:475
67 to 69 years:615
70 to 74 years:719
75 to 79 years:603
80 to 84 years:408
85 years and over:289
Female Population:18,570
Under 5 years:925
5 to 9 years:925
10 to 14 years:1,076
15 to 17 years:691
18 and 19 years:343
20 years:144
21 years:159
22 to 24 years:573
25 to 29 years:899
30 to 34 years:944
35 to 39 years:1,003
40 to 44 years:1,222
45 to 49 years:1,534
50 to 54 years:1,569
55 to 59 years:1,516
60 and 61 years:567
62 to 64 years:762
65 and 66 years:445
67 to 69 years:612
70 to 74 years:843
75 to 79 years:681
80 to 84 years:571
85 years and over:566

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Essex County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Essex County

 
Total:16,262
Family led homes:10,026
Husband-wife family:7,869
Other family:2,157
Population of male led with no wife present:771
Population female led with no husband present:1,386
Population of Nonfamily homes:6,236
Population living alone:5,026
Population not living alone:1,210

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Essex County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:16,262
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:4,185
Population of family homes:4,121
Husband-wife family:2,730
Under 6 years only:591
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:506
6 to 17 years only:1,633
Other family:1,391
Male householder, no wife present:509
Under 6 years only:135
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:79
6 to 17 years only:295
Female led with no husband present:882
Under 6 years only:209
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:138
6 to 17 years only:535
Nonfamily households:64
Male led households:48
Under 6 years only:12
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:33
Female led householder:16
Under 6 years only:2
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:14
Households with no people under 18 years:12,077
Family households:5,905
Husband-wife family:5,139
Other family:766
Male led with no wife present:262
Female led with no husband present:504
Nonfamily households:6,172
Male led householder:2,967
Female led householder:3,205

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Essex County, by type

 
Total Home Population:16,262
Population of Family homes:10,026
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:197
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,142
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,798
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,427
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,161
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:990
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,375
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:766
Population of 85 year olds and over:170
Population of Nonfamily Homes:6,236
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:284
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:605
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:549
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,082
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:694
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:619
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:999
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:888
Population of 85 year olds and over:516

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Essex County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:16,262
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:6,805
1-person household:2,749
2-or-more-person household:4,056
Family households:3,735
Nonfamily households:321
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:9,457
1-person household:2,277
2-or-more-person household:7,180
Family homes:6,291
Nonfamily homes:889

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Essex County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:16,262
Home has three or more generations:323
Home does not have three or more generations:15,939

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Essex County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:7,376
Unmarried partner of home lead present:962
In family homes:895
Population of male led and male partner homes:27
Population of male led and female partner households:422
Population of female led and female partner households:35
Population of female led and male partner households:411
In nonfamily homes:67
Population of male led and male partner homes:1
Population of male led and female partner homes:58
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:7
No unmarried partner of home lead present:6,414
In family homes:6,399
Population of husband-wife family homes:4,997
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:388
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,014
In nonfamily homes:15

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Essex County

 
Total Population:28,100
Population Under 18 years:7,185
Population 18 years and over:20,915

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Essex County have lived in one place.

 
Total:16,262
Population of Owner occupied homes:11,989
Family home:8,303
Nonfamily homess:3,686
Male led home:1,755
Living alone:1,345
Not living alone:410
Female led home:1,931
Living alone:1,633
Not living alone:298
Population of Renter occupied homes:4,273
Family run homes:1,723
Husband-wife family:919
Other family:804
Male led with no wife present:251
Female led with no husband present:553
Nonfamily Homes:2,550
Male led homes:1,260
Male living alone:982
Male not living alone:278
Female led homes:1,290
Females living alone:1,066
Females not living alone:224