Seneca Falls demographics profile

StatisticSeneca FallsNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)1,32241391
Median age42.538.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%43%43%
Speak English94%70%79%
Speak Spanish1%15%13%
Seneca Falls, NY has a population of 6,390 and is the 5,533rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,322 per sq mi which is 220% higher than the New York average and 1359% higher than the national average. The median age in Seneca Falls is 43 which is approximately 11% higher than the New York average of 38. In Seneca Falls, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 94% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 78% of Seneca Falls residents were born in New York, 18% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Seneca Falls is 220% higher than New York.
  • The median age in Seneca Falls is 11% higher than New York.
  • In Seneca Falls 94.21% of the population is White.
  • In Seneca Falls 1.47% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Seneca Falls 1.78% of the population is Asian.

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      Seneca Falls population breakdown by race

      RaceSeneca FallsNew YorkNational
      Black or African American1.47%15.60%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.38%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.13%0.04%0.18%
      Mixed race2.36%2.93%3.06%
      Other race0.05%8.62%4.75%
      In Seneca Falls, 1.3% 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.

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      Seneca Falls age breakdown

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