In 2021, New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA had a population of 20M people with a median age of 39 and a median household income of $86,445. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA grew from 19.3M to 20M, a 3.9% increase and its median household income grew from $81,951 to $86,445, a 5.48% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (44.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (15.4%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (11.4%), Other (Hispanic) (10.2%), and White (Hispanic) (8.53%).
None of the households in New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
87.8% of the residents in New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA are New York University (17,605 degrees awarded in 2021), Columbia University in the City of New York (13,952 degrees), and Rutgers University-New Brunswick (13,381 degrees).
In 2021, the median property value in New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA was $483,500, and the homeownership rate was 51.8%.
Most people in New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 36.7 minutes. The average car ownership in New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA was 2 cars per household.
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA borders Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ, Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ, Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT, East Stroudsburg, PA, Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT, Hudson, NY, Kingston, NY, New Haven-Milford, CT, Norwich-New London, CT, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Pittsfield, MA, Providence-Warwick, RI-MA, Torrington, CT, and Trenton, NJ.