|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Leicester is 458. Leicester, New York is the 13,537th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Leicester was in 1990, when its population was 475. In 1990, Leicester was the 13,273rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,537th largest city in the US. Leicester is currently 3.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Leicester has shrunk 0.6% since the year 2000. Leicester, New York is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|13425||Hewlett Bay Park||471||-2.8%|
|13534||Cinco Bayou, Florida||458||21.4%|
|13535||Grand View, Idaho||458||-2.9%|
|13536||Lake City, Texas||458||-12.9%|
|13537||Leicester, New York||458||-0.6%|
|13538||State Line, Mississippi||458||-17.1%|
|13539||Van Buren, Ohio||458||46.3%|
|13541||Williamsburg, New Mexico||458||-12.9%|
|13543||Blue River, Wisconsin||457||6.7%|
The total voting age population of Leicester, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 415. The voting age population is 49.9% male and 50.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.0% of the residents of Leicester are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Leicester are 92.7% White, 6.2% Two or more races and 1.2% Asian. Additionally, 1.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Leicester, 12.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.8%. On a per-household basis, 8.9% of families are below the poverty line in Leicester.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.2% of Leicester residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.1% of Leicester residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.9% have a bachelor's degree and 8.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Leicester residents aged 5 and older, 1.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Leicester is 4.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Leicester, 16.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Leicester is $69,063.
In Leicester, 69.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.8% of housing units in Leicester.
Of all the housing units in Leicester, 38.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Leicester, 5.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Leicester is $911.
In Leicester, 89.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.