In 2017, Hempstead, NY had a population of 55.7k people with a median age of 33.9 and a median household income of $58,476. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Hempstead, NY grew from 55,454 to 55,698, a 0.44% increase and its median household income grew from $56,239 to $58,476, a 3.98% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hempstead, NY are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (44.7%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (32.4%), White (Hispanic) (8.67%), White (Non-Hispanic) (5.12%), and Two or More Races (Hispanic) (3.5%). N/A% of the people in Hempstead, NY speak a non-English language, and 73% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Hempstead, NY is $308,800, and the homeownership rate is 43.4%. Most people in Hempstead, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 31.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Hempstead, NY is 1 car per household.