Madison County, NY Demographics

The total population of Madison County is estimated to be 68,020 with 33,809 males (49.70%) and 34,211 females (50.30%). There are 402 more females than males in Madison County.
The median household income in Madison County was $68,435 in 2021, which marked an a decrease of 886(1.28%) from $69,321 in 2020. This income is 91.73% 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, Madison County sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $92,094. Overall, the median household income for the county of Madison County stands at $69,986.
In Madison County, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $41,200 for males and $28,513 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $61,964 for males and $52,753 for females.
In Madison County, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 4 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, Black or African American households have the highest median household income at $120,433, while White households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $69,118.
In 2022, the population of Madison County was 67,097, a 0.45% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Madison County's population was 67,397, a decline of 0.78% compared to a population of 67,927 in 2020.
The median age in Madison County, NY is 42.5, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 15.48% were under the age of 15, 21.55% aged 15 to 29, 44.35% aged 30 to 64, 16.31% aged 65 to 84, and 2.32% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Madison County population: 92.88% are White, 1.50% are Black or African American, 0.43% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.05% are Asian, 0.79% are some other race and 3.34% are multiracial.