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Hempstead, NY

Hempstead is in New York.
55,300
Hempstead Population12
$
62,569
Median Household Income2
4.3
%
Unemployment Rate15
 

City Score

 

Population

The average resident of Hempstead is one of the youngest of any town outside of New York City with a median age of 33.9).round(1)} years, while the median age of New York is 38.8).round(1)}.

Age

33.9
Median Age7
3.6
%
Population Growth Since 201012

Proportion of Population by Age Group vs. New York average7

 

Race and Ethnicity

Race

55.9
%
New York Population, White18
61.1
%
United States Population, White18

Population Distribution by Race/Ethnicity7

 

Housing

Rent

$
1450
Monthly Average11
59
%
Renters11

Average Home Value6

 

Employment

Income

9.2
%
$100,000+9
21.8
%
<$25,0009

Distribution by Industry2

 

Politics

2020 Presidential Election Results19

Representatives

Governor13 Andrew Cuomo
Democratic
Senator13 Chuck Schumer
Democratic
Senator13 Kirsten Gillibrand
Democratic
House of Representative13 Kathleen Rice
Democratic
State Senator13 Kevin Thomas
Democratic
 

Healthcare

The nearest 5-star hospital, St Francis Hospital - The Heart Center, is 7.0 miles from the center of Hempstead, the nearest Veterans Affairs medical center, James J. Peters VA Medical Center, is 14.4 miles away

Nearest Hospitals

 

Safety

In New York, 14.5% of adults live in a household with at least one gun, which is a significant decrease from 2000 when 19.7% of adults lived in households with guns

Gun Laws

Yes
Universal Background Checks14
Yes
Permit to Purchase Law14

Property Crimes and Violent Crimes per 100,000 Residents

 

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