|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ithaca is 31,710. Ithaca, New York is the 1,248th largest city in the US.
Ithaca is located entirely in Tompkins County.
The peak population of Ithaca was in 2020, when its population was 31,845. In 2020, Ithaca was the 1,233rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,248th largest city in the US. Ithaca is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Ithaca has grown 9.7% since the 2000. Ithaca, New York's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Ithaca has a population density of 5,570.5 people per square mile.
|1243||Poughkeepsie, New York||31,850||5.6%|
|1244||Oak Ridge, Tennessee||31,824||16.5%|
|1245||San Pablo, California||31,773||5.0%|
|1246||El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles), California||31,759||28.7%|
|1247||West Bend, Wisconsin||31,727||11.8%|
|1248||Ithaca, New York||31,710||9.7%|
|1252||Alamogordo, New Mexico||31,652||-9.9%|
|1253||Cornelius, North Carolina||31,650||123.3%|
The total voting age population of Ithaca, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 24,422. The voting age population is 48.3% male and 51.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 6.5% of the residents of Ithaca are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ithaca are 68.4% White, 17.2% Asian, 6.1% Two or more races, 5.5% Black, 2.5% Other and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 6.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ithaca, 39.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.4%. On a per-household basis, 11.7% of families are below the poverty line in Ithaca.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.4% of Ithaca residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.8% of Ithaca residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 66.9% have a bachelor's degree and 40.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ithaca residents aged 5 and older, 22.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 6.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 12.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ithaca is 4.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ithaca, 12.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ithaca is $34,424.
In Ithaca, 25.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 74.2% of housing units in Ithaca.
Of all the housing units in Ithaca, 38.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Ithaca, 14.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ithaca is $1,203.
In Ithaca, 83.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.