In 2020, Ulster County, NY had a population of 178k people with a median age of 44.1 and a median household income of $65,306. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Ulster County, NY declined from 178,665 to 178,371, a −0.165% decrease and its median household income grew from $64,304 to $65,306, a 1.56% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ulster County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (77%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.51%), White (Hispanic) (4.94%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.52%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.6%).
None of the households in Ulster County, NY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
96.9% 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 (2,387 degrees awarded in 2020), Ulster County Community College (477 degrees), and Ulster BOCES-School of Practical Nursing (19 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Ulster County, NY was $239,400, and the homeownership rate was 68.6%. Most people in Ulster County, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Ulster County, NY was 2 cars per household.