Greene County, NY Demographics

The total population of Greene County is estimated to be 48,067 with 24,926 males (51.86%) and 23,141 females (48.14%). There are 1,785 less females than males in Greene County.
The median household income in Greene County was $67,892 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 3,664(5.70%) from $64,228 in 2020. This income is 91% 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, Greene County sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 25 to 44 years old, at $83,270. Overall, the median household income for the county of Greene County stands at $67,892.
In Greene County, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $42,914 for males and $28,278 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $58,879 for males and $52,471 for females.
In Greene County, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 5 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, Two or More Races households have the highest median household income at $82,130, while Black or African American households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $26,558.
In 2022, the population of Greene County was 48,061, a 0.89% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Greene County's population was 48,493, an increase of 1.21% compared to a population of 47,912 in 2020.
The median age in Greene County, NY is 46.6, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 13.47% were under the age of 15, 17.41% aged 15 to 29, 46.71% aged 30 to 64, 18.95% aged 65 to 84, and 3.46% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Greene County population: 87.37% are White, 5.62% are Black or African American, 0.34% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.98% are Asian, 0.01% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 1.58% are some other race and 4.10% are multiracial.