West Haverstraw demographics profile

StatisticWest HaverstrawNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)6,79541391
Median age33.538.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%43%43%
Speak English52%70%79%
Speak Spanish35%15%13%
West Haverstraw, NY has a population of 10,334 and is the 3,861st largest city in the United States. The population density is 6,795 per sq mi which is 1545% higher than the New York average and 7400% higher than the national average. The median age in West Haverstraw is 34 which is approximately 12% lower than the New York average of 38. In West Haverstraw, 50% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 52% speak English and 35% speak Spanish. 61% of West Haverstraw residents were born in New York, 6% were born out of state, 4% were born outside of the United States and 29% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in West Haverstraw is 1545% higher than New York.
  • The median age in West Haverstraw is 12% lower than New York.
  • In West Haverstraw 51.91% of the population is White.
  • In West Haverstraw 17.27% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In West Haverstraw 5.81% of the population is Asian.

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West Haverstraw population breakdown by race

RaceWest HaverstrawNew YorkNational
Black or African American17.27%15.60%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.38%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race3.80%2.93%3.06%
Other race21.21%8.62%4.75%
In West Haverstraw, 45.7% 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.

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