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 population of Hempstead, NY is 46.6% Hispanic or Latino, 44.7% Black or African American Alone, and 5.12% White Alone. 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.