Dutchess County, NY has a population of 294,473 people with a median age of 41.8 and a median household income of $74,115. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Dutchess County, NY declined from 295,754 to 294,473, a 0.43% decrease and its median household income grew from $71,864 to $74,115, a 3.13% increase.
The population of Dutchess County, NY is 71.3% White, 12% Hispanic, and 10% Black. 14.7% of the people in Dutchess County, NY speak a non-English language, and 95.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Dutchess County, NY are Marist College, with 1,765 graduates, Culinary Institute of America, with 1,467 graduates, and Dutchess Community College, with 1,199 graduates.
The median property value in Dutchess County, NY is $279,300, and the homeownership rate is 67.7%. Most people in Dutchess County, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 32.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Dutchess County, NY is 2 cars per household.
Dutchess County, NY is the 15th most populated county in New York and borders Fairfield County, CT; Litchfield County, CT; Berkshire County, MA; Columbia County, NY; Orange County, NY; Putnam County, NY; Ulster County, NY& 2 more.