|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Phelps is 1,883. Phelps, New York is the 7,822nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Phelps was in 2010, when its population was 1,989. In 2010, Phelps was the 7,578th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,822nd largest city in the US. Phelps is currently 5.3% smaller than it was in 2010.
Phelps has shrunk 4.2% since the year 2000. Phelps, New York's growth is about average. 53% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7816||Gila Bend, Arizona||1,887||-5.5%|
|7819||Lattingtown, New York||1,885||1.2%|
|7821||Langdon, North Dakota||1,884||-9.6%|
|7822||Phelps, New York||1,883||-4.2%|
|7825||Sullivan's Island, South Carolina||1,880||-1.4%|
|7826||Delaware City, Delaware||1,879||28.6%|
The total voting age population of Phelps, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,474. The voting age population is 48.4% male and 51.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.3% of the residents of Phelps are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Phelps are 98.0% White, 0.7% Two or more races, 0.6% Other, 0.5% Asian and 0.2% Black. Additionally, 1.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Phelps, 8.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.4%. On a per-household basis, 6.5% of families are below the poverty line in Phelps.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.9% of Phelps residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.6% of Phelps residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.5% have a bachelor's degree and 10.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Phelps residents aged 5 and older, 3.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Phelps is 3.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Phelps, 18.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Phelps is $51,583.
In Phelps, 71.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 28.9% of housing units in Phelps.
Of all the housing units in Phelps, 57.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Phelps, 4.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Phelps is $779.
In Phelps, 81.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.