Rye, NY has a population of 15,949 and is the 2,683rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,725 per sq mi which is 660% higher than the New York average and 2907% higher than the national average. The median age in Rye is 42 which is approximately 11% higher than the New York average of 38. In Rye, 72% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 81% speak English and 6% speak Spanish. 53% of Rye residents were born in New York, 31% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 15% were foreign born.