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New York; Queens County (Queens Borough), New York; New Hampshire

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New York
Queens County (Queens Borough), New York
New Hampshire
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 19,453,561 2,253,858 1,359,711
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 19,453,561 2,253,858 1,359,711
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 19,378,144 2,230,619 1,316,462
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 0.4% 1.0% 3.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 19,378,102 2,230,722 1,316,470
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.8%
6.1%
4.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.7%
20.0%
18.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.9%
16.3%
18.7%
Female persons, percent
51.4%
51.5%
50.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
69.6%
47.8%
93.1%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
17.6%
20.7%
1.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.0%
1.3%
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
9.0%
26.9%
3.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.2%
Z
Two or More Races, percent
2.7%
3.0%
1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
19.3%
28.2%
4.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
55.3%
24.9%
89.8%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 705,924 42,135 96,098
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 22.6% 47.2% 6.1%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 8,404,381 869,400 642,315
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 53.9% 44.8% 71.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $313,700 $543,800 $261,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $2,155 $2,607 $1,948
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $772 $887 $811
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $1,280 $1,583 $1,111
Building permits, 2019 45,219 5,137 4,743
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 7,343,234 778,932 532,037
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.59 2.90 2.46
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 89.5% 91.7% 86.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 30.5% 55.7% 8.0%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 89.6% 90.3% 93.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 82.8% 83.5% 87.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 86.8% 82.0% 93.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 36.6% 32.2% 37.0%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 7.6% 5.7% 9.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
6.1%
10.1%
7.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 63.0% 64.1% 67.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 58.7% 57.9% 63.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 49,285,508 3,139,120 2,942,278
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 155,666,053 12,103,525 9,616,460
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 148,879,931 4,438,082 18,895,624
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 341,734,970 16,059,427 18,029,179
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 251,167,736 17,003,207 26,018,201
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $12,834 $7,481 $19,700
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 33.6 44.4 27.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $68,486 $68,666 $76,768
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $39,326 $31,930 $40,003
Persons in poverty, percent
13.0%
11.0%
7.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2019 547,351 51,163 38,494
Total employment, 2019 8,597,216 602,904 620,164
Total annual payroll, 2019 ($1,000) 603,077,852 31,283,227 33,047,745
Total employment, percent change, 2018-2019 2.2% 3.0% 1.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,804,188 266,193 108,327
All firms, 2012 2,008,988 265,643 131,638
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,139,910 154,224 76,716
Women-owned firms, 2012 725,709 97,982 38,525
Minority-owned firms, 2012 709,021 173,633 6,111
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,248,304 87,648 121,297
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 137,532 12,513 16,119
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,811,544 249,046 108,817
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 411.2 20,553.6 147.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 47,126.40 108.53 8,952.65
FIPS Code 36 36081 33
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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