StatisticLittle ItalyNew YorkNew York
Population9,4088,461,96119,453,561
Population density (sq mi)47,17028,173413
Median age36.235.938.2
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1834%44%43%
Speak Englishn/a51%70%
Speak Spanishn/a24%15%

Key findings

  • The population density in Little Italy is 67% higher than New York
  • The median age in Little Italy is 1% higher than New York
  • In Little Italy 49.58% of the population is White
  • In Little Italy 1.71% of the population is Black
  • In Little Italy 43.11% of the population is Asian

Compare New York, NY Demographics

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      Little Italy population breakdown by race

      RaceLittle ItalyNew YorkNew York
      White49.58%43.07%64.31%
      Black1.71%24.40%15.60%
      Asian43.11%13.71%8.12%
      American Indian0.22%0.39%0.38%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.04%
      Mixed race3.38%3.28%2.93%
      Other race2.00%15.09%8.62%
      In Little Italy, 29.0% 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.

      Household income distribution

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      Little Italy age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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