Crown Heights demographics profile

StatisticCrown HeightsNew YorkNational
Population2,79519,697,457318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,31235991
Median age42.938.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%43%43%
Speak English84%70%79%
Speak Spanish11%15%13%
Crown Heights, NY has a population of 2,795 and is the 9,160th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,312 per sq mi which is 823% higher than the New York average and 3555% higher than the national average. The median age in Crown Heights is 43 which is approximately 12% higher than the New York average of 38. In Crown Heights, 59% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 84% speak English and 11% speak Spanish. 77% of Crown Heights residents were born in New York, 16% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 8% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Crown Heights is 823% higher than New York.
  • The median age in Crown Heights is 12% higher than New York.
  • In Crown Heights 78.78% of the population is White.
  • In Crown Heights 5.62% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Crown Heights 5.26% of the population is Asian.

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Crown Heights population breakdown by race

RaceCrown HeightsNew YorkNational
White78.78%64.31%73.35%
Black or African American5.62%15.60%12.63%
Asian5.26%8.12%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.38%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race5.47%2.93%3.06%
Other race4.87%8.62%4.75%
In Crown Heights, 13.2% 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.

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