Carmel, New York Demographics

The total population of Carmel town is estimated to be 33,720 with 16,684 males (49.48%) and 17,036 females (50.52%). There are 352 more females than males in Carmel town.
The median household income in Carmel town was $121,827 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 3,278(2.77%) from $118,549 in 2020. This income is 163.29% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Carmel town sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $138,611. Overall, the median household income for the town of Carmel town stands at $121,827.
In Carmel town, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $58,732 for males and $36,625 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $79,209 for males and $66,744 for females.
In Carmel town, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 5 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, Black or African American households have the highest median household income at $167,992, while Some Other Race households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $100,262.
In 2022, the population of Carmel town was 33,782, a 0.18% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Carmel town's population was 33,843, an increase of 0.74% compared to a population of 33,596 in 2020.
The median age in Carmel, New York is 44.7, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 15.22% were under the age of 15, 19.58% aged 15 to 29, 46.94% aged 30 to 64, 16.05% aged 65 to 84, and 2.22% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Carmel town population: 89.45% are White, 1.99% are Black or African American, 0.09% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.90% are Asian, 4.63% are some other race and 2.93% are multiracial.