In 2019, Essex County, NY had a population of 37.5k people with a median age of 47.7 and a median household income of $56,763. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Essex County, NY declined from 37,751 to 37,459, a −0.773% decrease and its median household income grew from $56,196 to $56,763, a 1.01% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Essex County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (92%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.9%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.28%), Other (Hispanic) (1.05%), and White (Hispanic) (0.91%). 0% of the households in Essex County, NY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
98% of the residents in Essex County, NY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Essex County, NY are North Country Community College (288 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2019, the median property value in Essex County, NY was $153,600, and the homeownership rate was 75.4%. Most people in Essex County, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Essex County, NY was 2 cars per household.