|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Plattsburgh is 19,909. Plattsburgh, New York is the 1,876th largest city in the US.
Plattsburgh is located entirely in Clinton County.
The peak population of Plattsburgh was in 1990, when its population was 21,532. In 1990, Plattsburgh was the 1,285th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,876th largest city in the US. Plattsburgh is currently 7.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Plattsburgh has grown 5.7% since the 2000. Plattsburgh, New York's growth is below average. 62% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Plattsburgh has a population density of 3,982.7 people per square mile.
|1870||Brigham City, Utah||19,998||14.4%|
|1872||Punta Gorda, Florida||19,981||37.6%|
|1874||Sand Springs, Oklahoma||19,973||13.7%|
|1875||Forest Park, Ohio||19,971||2.9%|
|1876||Plattsburgh, New York||19,909||5.7%|
|1878||West Haven, Utah||19,880||396.2%|
|1879||Mamaroneck, New York||19,877||7.5%|
The total voting age population of Plattsburgh, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 16,002. The voting age population is 46.2% male and 53.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.1% of the residents of Plattsburgh are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Plattsburgh are 88.7% White, 4.2% Black, 2.8% Asian, 2.3% Two or more races, 1.6% Other and 0.4% American Indian. Additionally, 3.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Plattsburgh, 21.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.2%. On a per-household basis, 12.4% of families are below the poverty line in Plattsburgh.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.4% of Plattsburgh residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.3% of Plattsburgh residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 33.6% have a bachelor's degree and 18.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Plattsburgh residents aged 5 and older, 7.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Plattsburgh is 4.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Plattsburgh, 18.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Plattsburgh is $49,065.
In Plattsburgh, 38.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 61.5% of housing units in Plattsburgh.
Of all the housing units in Plattsburgh, 28.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Plattsburgh, 7.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Plattsburgh is $813.
In Plattsburgh, 81.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.