New York County, New York Population By Race in Census 2020

Updated on March 15, 2023.

According to the data from the US 2020 decennial Census, in April 2020, among New York County, NY population of 1,694,251 people, 50.03% (847,604) identified their race as White Alone, 13.54% (229,361) identified their race as Black or African American Alone, and 13.10% (221,995) identified their race as Asian Alone.

The first chart below shows the population by race and the second chart shows the percentage of the population for each race. You can also find the information in a table below.

You can see similar information for other New York counties and also for the state of New York.

New York County, NY Population By Race in Census 2020
White Alone
Black or African American Alone
Asian Alone
Some Other Race Alone
Two Or More Races
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone
Native Hawaiian And Pacific Islander Alone
Percentage of New York County, NY Population By Race in Census 2020
White Alone
Black or African American Alone
Asian Alone
Some Other Race Alone
Two Or More Races
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone
Native Hawaiian And Pacific Islander Alone
New York County, NY Census 2020 Total Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Population
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Race Population % of County Population
Black or African American Alone 229361 13.54
White Alone 847604 50.03
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 9969 0.59
Asian Alone 221995 13.10
Native Hawaiian And Pacific Islander Alone 1795 0.11
Some Other Race Alone 208086 12.28
Two Or More Races 175441 10.36