In 2019, Hempstead, NY had a population of 55.3k people with a median age of 33.9 and a median household income of $62,569. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Hempstead, NY declined from 55,399 to 55,300, a −0.179% decrease and its median household income grew from $62,347 to $62,569, a 0.356% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hempstead, NY are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (43.5%), Other (Hispanic) (32.5%), White (Hispanic) (9.5%), White (Non-Hispanic) (5.37%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (3.01%). 0% of the households in Hempstead, NY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 75.3% of the residents in Hempstead, NY are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Hempstead, NY was $321,200, and the homeownership rate was 40.8%. Most people in Hempstead, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Hempstead, NY was 1 car per household.