StatisticNiagara FallsNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)3,49141391
Median age39.038.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%43%43%
Speak English95%70%79%
Speak Spanish1%15%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Niagara Falls is 745% higher than New York
  • The median age in Niagara Falls is 2% higher than New York
  • In Niagara Falls 69.68% of the population is White
  • In Niagara Falls 22.30% of the population is Black
  • In Niagara Falls 1.01% of the population is Asian

Compare Niagara Falls, NY Demographics


      Niagara Falls population breakdown by race

      RaceNiagara FallsNew YorkNational
      American Indian1.63%0.38%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.03%0.04%0.18%
      Mixed race4.58%2.93%3.06%
      Other race0.76%8.62%4.75%
      In Niagara Falls, 3.3% 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

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Niagara Falls age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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