Latest Data (2017)
Population 55,806
Nationwide Rank 679

Quick Facts

Hempstead, New York is the 679th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Hempstead, New York is a village.

Hempstead, New York is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Hempstead had its largest population ever.

Hempstead, New York's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Hempstead, New York Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
669 Hanford, California 56,499 34.6%
670 Fountain Valley, California 56,313 2.3%
671 Richland, Washington 56,243 44.4%
672 Huntersville, North Carolina 56,212 115.0%
673 Shoreline, Washington 56,189 5.6%
674 Bonita Springs, Florida 56,088 69.7%
675 Oak Lawn, Illinois 56,087 1.5%
676 Valdosta, Georgia 56,085 21.5%
677 Novato, California 55,980 17.1%
678 Commerce City, Colorado 55,923 164.4%
679 Hempstead, New York 55,806 4.9%
680 Dearborn Heights, Michigan 55,758 -4.4%
681 Berwyn, Illinois 55,550 2.9%
682 Chicopee, Massachusetts 55,515 1.4%
683 Port Arthur, Texas 55,498 -3.6%
684 Casa Grande, Arizona 55,477 105.9%
685 Highland, California 55,342 23.3%
686 Pocatello, Idaho 55,193 7.0%
687 Kettering, Ohio 55,175 -4.3%
688 Euless, Texas 55,174 19.3%
689 Hoboken, New Jersey 55,131 42.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
311 Albany 98,251 3.9%
429 New Rochelle 79,946 10.5%
520 Mount Vernon 68,703 0.4%
558 Schenectady 65,625 6.2%
617 Utica 60,635 0.2%
641 White Plains 59,047 10.7%
679 Hempstead 55,806 4.9%
772 Troy 49,565 0.6%
799 Niagara Falls 48,460 -12.7%
848 Binghamton 45,179 -4.4%
876 Freeport 43,508 -0.6%
1017 Valley Stream 37,935 4.4%
1134 Long Beach 33,750 -4.8%
1171 Spring Valley 32,724 41.9%
1178 Rome 32,473 -6.8%
1229 Ithaca 31,006 7.3%
1245 Poughkeepsie 30,614 1.5%
1250 North Tonawanda 30,475 -8.1%
1275 Port Chester 29,711 6.5%
1281 Jamestown 29,591 -7.2%
1322 Harrison 28,587 18.0%
1330 Newburgh 28,363 0.0%
1341 Saratoga Springs 28,027 6.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 55,806 679
2016 55,555 674
2015 55,547 673
2014 55,527 665
2013 55,361 658
2012 54,883 658
2011 54,083 665
2010 53,891 654
2009 53,971 645
2008 53,761 642
2007 53,602 632
2006 53,550 624
2005 53,664 612
2004 53,780 609
2003 53,730 608
2002 53,651 594
2001 53,476 588
2000 53,189 578
1990 45,899 580