Nassau County

Hempstead, NY: What you need to know

Looking to move to Hempstead , NY? We’ve got everything you want to know about the key factors that could make this the best place for you, including Hempstead , NY real estate. Let’s start with the basics: Hempstead , NY is located in Nassau County . It has a population of 55,105, and we have a cool graph below that shows the city’s ethnic diversity, as well as other important facts and figures.

What about cost of living in Hempstead , NY? The median income in Hempstead , NY is $55,417 and the median home value is $308,400, which should give you a pretty good idea of its affordability.


Hempstead, NY City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 55,105
Median Age 34
Median Household Income $55,417
Median Home Price $308,400

Hempstead, NY Demographics

Median Population in Hempstead , NY

Median Age 34.2%
Age 18 Over 75.1%
Age 21 Over 71%
Age 62 Over 12.4%
Age 65 Over 10%

Race in Hempstead , NY

  Ethnicity White 16.7%
  Ethnicity Black 48.2%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.7%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 43.3%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Other 29.2%

Population By Gender in Hempstead , NY

  Male 49.6%
  Female 50.4%

Language in Hempstead , NY

  English Only 53%
  English Other 47%

Economics in Hempstead , NY

  Median Household Income $55,417
  Median Home Price $308,400
  Homes Owned 56.5%
  Homes Rent 43.5%
  Median Property Rent $1,287

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Commute Types in Hempstead , NY

  Walked 4.7%
  Worked at Home 2.1%
  Public Transportation 24.5%
  Other Means 2.3%
  Drove Alone 52.2%
  Carpooled 14.2%

Total Employed Armed Forces: 49
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