StatisticDowntownSyracuseNew York
Population density (sq mi)5,3365,767413
Median age31.730.638.2
Male/Female ratio1.4:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%46%43%
Speak Englishn/a82%70%
Speak Spanishn/a6%15%

Key findings

  • The population density in Downtown is 7% lower than Syracuse
  • The median age in Downtown is 4% higher than Syracuse
  • In Downtown 50.51% of the population is White
  • In Downtown 25.28% of the population is Black
  • In Downtown 14.14% of the population is Asian

Compare Syracuse, NY Demographics


      Downtown population breakdown by race

      RaceDowntownSyracuseNew York
      American Indian0.78%0.85%0.38%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.04%
      Mixed race8.64%5.64%2.93%
      Other race0.64%2.54%8.62%
      In Downtown, 8.7% 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

      Downtown age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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