In 2017, Essex County, NY had a population of 38.2k people with a median age of 46.7 and a median household income of $55,294. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Essex County, NY declined from 38,598 to 38,233, a -0.946% decrease and its median household income grew from $53,244 to $55,294, a 3.85% increase.
The population of Essex County, NY is 91.8% White Alone, 3.21% Hispanic or Latino, and 2.93% Black or African American Alone. N/A% of the people in Essex County, NY speak a non-English language, and 98.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Essex County, NY are North Country Community College (329 degrees awarded in 2016).
The median property value in Essex County, NY is $146,900, and the homeownership rate is 76%. Most people in Essex County, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Essex County, NY is 2 cars per household.