In 2019, Kings County, NY had a population of 2.56M people with a median age of 35.6 and a median household income of $66,937. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Kings County, NY declined from 2.58M to 2.56M, a −0.888% decrease and its median household income grew from $61,220 to $66,937, a 9.34% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Kings County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (36.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (29.8%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (11.9%), Other (Hispanic) (8.2%), and White (Hispanic) (7.09%). 44.9% of the households in Kings County, NY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 86.8% of the residents in Kings County, NY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Kings County, NY are CUNY Brooklyn College (4,080 degrees awarded in 2019), CUNY New York City College of Technology (2,877 degrees), and CUNY Kingsborough Community College (2,536 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Kings County, NY was $793,600, and the homeownership rate was 29.8%. Most people in Kings County, NY used public transit to get to work, and the average commute time was 41.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Kings County, NY was 0 cars per household.