East Harlem Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

East Harlem Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 95,589 -3.0%
Male Population 44,231 -2.6%
Female Population 51,358 -3.3%
Male Population 46.27 %
Female Population 53.73 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 36.1 2.3%
Citizen US Born 66,691 -1.6%
Citizen not US Born 17,962 -3.5%
Not Citizen 10,937 -9.9%
Citizen US Born 69.77 %
Citizen not US Born 18.79 %
Not Citizen 11.44 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 1,022 18.4%
Moved from Same Country 4,434 -6.7%
Moved from Same State 3,160 -10.2%
Moved from Different State 1,598 -8.3%
Same House as Last Year 84,532 -2.5%
Moved from Abroad 1.08 %
Moved from Same Country 4.68 %
Moved from Same State 3.34 %
Moved from Different State 1.69 %
Same House as Last Year 89.22 %

Occupational Employment in East Harlem top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 33,934 -4.0%
Blue Collar 4,262 -2.6%
White Collar 88.84 %
Blue Collar 11.16 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 2,882 -1.0%
Private Companies 24,667 -5.4%
Governmental Workers 5,140 -3.5%
Not for Profit Companies 5,508 1.7%
Self Employees 7.55 %
Private Companies 64.58 %
Governmental Workers 13.46 %
Not for Profit Companies 14.42 %

Number of Households in East Harlem top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 39,645 -0.6%
Average People Per Household 2 -2.2%
Family Households 19,989 -4.8%
Non-family Households 19,656 4.1%
Family Households 50.42 %
Non-family Households 49.58 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 10,079 -3.7%
Households without Children 29,566 0.5%
Households with Children 25.42 %
Households without Children 74.58 %

Median and Average Income in East Harlem top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $63,979.19 5.0%
Median Household Income $33,720.00 -0.9%
People below Poverty Level 29,953 -4.1%
People above Poverty Level 61,695 -2.6%

Housing in East Harlem top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 43,396 1.0%
Median Year Built 1962 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 8,536 -8.5%
Built between 1940 and 1949 4,608 -0.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 7,176 -0.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 8,500 10.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 5,735 10.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 1,737 -12.4%
Built between 1990 and 1999 1,678 -7.6%
Built between 2000 and 2009 3,479 -0.9%
Built in 2010 or Later 1,947 23.0%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 39,645 -0.6%
Owner Occupied 2,740 1.1%
Renter Occupied 36,905 -0.7%
Owner Occupied 6.91 %
Renter Occupied 93.09 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 1,309 2.4%
Without Mortgage 1,431 0.1%
Median Value with Mortgage $660,900.00 -10.2%
Median Value without Mortgage $477,500.00 -2.9%
Median Housing Costs per Month $945.00 -0.2%
With Mortgage 47.77 %
Without Mortgage 52.23 %

East Harlem Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 7,889 -3.5%
Some High School 28,592 -3.2%
Some College 12,489 -5.2%
Associate Degree 3,801 -3.4%
Bachelor's Degree 13,464 -4.9%
No High School 11.91 %
Some High School 43.17 %
Some College 18.86 %
Associate Degree 5.74 %
Bachelor's Degree 20.33 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in East Harlem top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 45,343 -3.7%
Married 22,790 -1.8%
Separated 2,997 -2.5%
Widowed 4,741 -10.7%
Divorced 6,608 -0.3%
Never Married 54.98 %
Married 27.63 %
Separated 3.63 %
Widowed 5.75 %
Divorced 8.01 %

Means of Transport to Work in East Harlem top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 2,972 -8.7%
Bus or TrolleyBus 3,827 -8.2%
Railroad 73 -84.1%
Ferryboat 51 410.0%
Bicycle 542 23.7%
Motorcycle 64 -1.5%
TaxiCab 372 -2.6%
Walk 5,331 -3.9%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 10029 10035 10037

Recently added listings in East Harlem top

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East Harlem is an area in Uptown Manhattan,Manhattan,New York City,New York with a population of 95,589. There are 44,231 male residents living in East Harlem and 51,358 female residents. The total number of households is 39,645 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 36 with 22,790 people being married and 59,689 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 88.84% white collar employees and 11.16% blue collar employees in East Harlem..
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