|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Barker is 582. Barker, New York is the 12,562nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Barker was in 2020, when its population was 585. In 2020, Barker was the 12,530th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,562nd largest city in the US. Barker is currently 0.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
Barker has grown 1.0% since the 2000. Barker, New York is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|12559||Point Comfort, Texas||583||-25.2%|
|12562||Barker, New York||582||1.0%|
|12564||Pippa Passes, Kentucky||582||29.3%|
|12566||Tannersville, New York||582||27.6%|
|12567||Valley Head, Alabama||582||-5.3%|
The total voting age population of Barker, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 415. The voting age population is 52.0% male and 48.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.0% of the residents of Barker are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Barker are 98.3% White, 0.9% American Indian and 0.9% Two or more races. Additionally, 3.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Barker, 18.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 32.9%. On a per-household basis, 8.2% of families are below the poverty line in Barker.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.5% of Barker residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.4% of Barker residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.1% have a bachelor's degree and 6.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Barker residents aged 5 and older, 0.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Barker is 4.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Barker, 9.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Barker is $42,679.
In Barker, 77.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 22.8% of housing units in Barker.
Of all the housing units in Barker, 73.0% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Barker is $458.
In Barker, 86.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.