Oyster Bay demographics profile

StatisticOyster BayNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)5,04835991
Median age45.638.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%52%55%
Speak English81%70%79%
Speak Spanish11%15%13%
Oyster Bay, NY has a population of 6,226 and is the 5,614th largest city in the United States. The population density is 5,048 per sq mi which is 1307% higher than the New York average and 5471% higher than the national average. The median age in Oyster Bay is 46 which is approximately 19% higher than the New York average of 38. In Oyster Bay, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 81% speak English and 11% speak Spanish. 78% of Oyster Bay residents were born in New York, 7% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 15% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Oyster Bay is 1307% higher than New York.
  • The median age in Oyster Bay is 19% higher than New York.
  • In Oyster Bay 87.94% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Oyster Bay 1.72% of the population is African American.
  • In Oyster Bay 3.61% of the population is Asian.

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Oyster Bay population breakdown by race

RaceOyster BayNew YorkNational
African American1.72%15.60%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.38%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race0.92%2.93%3.06%
Other race5.81%8.62%4.75%
In Oyster Bay, 11.2% 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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Oyster Bay age breakdown

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