GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Long Island Population Statistics

The population of Long Island is estimated to be over 7.8 million people based on recent census data.

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"As of July 2019, Long Island has 7.75 million residents."

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"In 2010, the population of Long Island was 7.568 million."

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"Approximately 57.17% of Long Island’s population consists of white residents."

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"The Hispanic population in Long Island was 17.2% in 2018."

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"Long Island has an Asian population of 5.82%."

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"The Black or African American population in Long Island is 20.51%."

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"The Native American population of Long Island stands at 0.07%."

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"The average age of residents in Long Island is 41.6 years."

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"Approximately 49.9% of the population in Long Island are males."

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"Female residents make up around 50.1% of Long Island’s population."

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"In terms of population, Long Island is the largest island in the continental U.S."

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"Between 2000 and 2011, the foreign-born population in Long Island grew by 16%."

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"The child population in Long Island (under 18 years old) is approximately 24%."

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"16% of Long Island's population is above 65 years old."

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"The median household income in Long Island is $98,401."

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"Long Island's population density is about 4,700 people per square mile."

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"The population of Long Island's Nassau County was estimated at 1.37 million in 2019."

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"The population of Suffolk County on Long Island was estimated to be 1.48 million in 2019."

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"Nassau and Suffolk Counties, Long Island's two counties, hold 13% of New York State's total population."

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"Long Island's population is projected to reach 8 million by the year 2025."

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