In 2018, Ulster County, NY had a population of 179k people with a median age of 43.7 and a median household income of $63,348. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Ulster County, NY declined from 180,129 to 179,303, a -0.459% decrease and its median household income grew from $61,652 to $63,348, a 2.75% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ulster County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.5%), White (Hispanic) (5.45%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.36%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.82%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.5%). 0% of the households in Ulster County, NY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.7% of the residents in Ulster County, NY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Ulster County, NY are State University of New York at New Paltz (2,351 degrees awarded in 2019), Ulster County Community College (455 degrees), and Ulster BOCES-School of Practical Nursing (37 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Ulster County, NY was $225,500, and the homeownership rate was 68.8%. Most people in Ulster County, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Ulster County, NY was 2 cars per household.