In 2017, Poughkeepsie, NY had a population of 30.5k people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $40,840. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Poughkeepsie, NY declined from 30,511 to 30,505, a -0.0197% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,067 to $40,840, a 4.54% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Poughkeepsie, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (40.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (36.7%), White (Hispanic) (7.98%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (7.02%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.45%). N/A% of the people in Poughkeepsie, NY speak a non-English language, and 90.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Poughkeepsie, NY are Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute-Poughkeepsie (173 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Poughkeepsie, NY is $190,400, and the homeownership rate is 35.2%. Most people in Poughkeepsie, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Poughkeepsie, NY is 1 car per household.