Bay Shore demographics profile

StatisticBay ShoreNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)5,49735991
Median age33.938.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%52%55%
Speak English65%70%79%
Speak Spanish27%15%13%
Bay Shore, NY has a population of 29,704 and is the 1,445th largest city in the United States. The population density is 5,497 per sq mi which is 1432% higher than the New York average and 5967% higher than the national average. The median age in Bay Shore is 34 which is approximately 11% lower than the New York average of 38. In Bay Shore, 47% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 65% speak English and 27% speak Spanish. 69% of Bay Shore residents were born in New York, 6% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 22% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Bay Shore is 1432% higher than New York.
  • The median age in Bay Shore is 11% lower than New York.
  • In Bay Shore 53.62% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Bay Shore 22.01% of the population is African American.
  • In Bay Shore 4.15% of the population is Asian.

Find Real Estate Listings In Bay Shore


New Real Estate Listings In Bay Shore

Compare Bay Shore, NY Demographics To Other Cities

Bay Shore population breakdown by race

RaceBay ShoreNew YorkNational
African American22.01%15.60%12.63%
American Indian0.35%0.38%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race5.98%2.93%3.06%
Other race13.89%8.62%4.75%
In Bay Shore, 37.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

Languages spoken

Place of birth by citizenship

Household income distribution

Source of income

Bay Shore age breakdown

Marital status

Age of children in married couples

Source: The Bay Shore, NY demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).