StatisticNear WestsideSyracuseNew York
Population density (sq mi)4,4445,767413
Median age31.130.638.2
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1862%46%43%
Speak Englishn/a82%70%
Speak Spanishn/a6%15%

Key findings

  • The population density in Near Westside is 23% lower than Syracuse
  • The median age in Near Westside is 2% higher than Syracuse
  • In Near Westside 40.55% of the population is White
  • In Near Westside 42.02% of the population is Black
  • In Near Westside 0.44% of the population is Asian

Compare Syracuse, NY Demographics


      Near Westside population breakdown by race

      RaceNear WestsideSyracuseNew York
      American Indian1.30%0.85%0.38%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.04%
      Mixed race7.01%5.64%2.93%
      Other race8.68%2.54%8.62%
      In Near Westside, 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

      Near Westside age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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