|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Solvay is 6,622. Solvay, New York is the 4,095th largest city in the US.
Solvay is located entirely in Onondaga County.
The peak population of Solvay was in 2000, when its population was 6,834. In 2000, Solvay was the 3,599th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,095th largest city in the US. Solvay is currently 3.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Solvay has shrunk 3.1% since the year 2000. Solvay, New York's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Solvay has a population density of 3,980.7 people per square mile.
|4089||Lynchburg, Moore County, Tennessee||6,644||15.2%|
|4092||Normandy Park, Washington||6,637||3.8%|
|4094||North Caldwell, New Jersey||6,625||-10.1%|
|4095||Solvay, New York||6,622||-3.1%|
|4097||Upper Sandusky, Ohio||6,619||0.9%|
|4098||Stone Mountain, Georgia||6,614||-7.7%|
|4100||Buena Vista, Virginia||6,601||3.9%|
|4101||Selma, North Carolina||6,601||8.2%|
The total voting age population of Solvay, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,541. The voting age population is 44.8% male and 55.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.5% of the residents of Solvay are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Solvay are 80.2% White, 10.4% Two or more races, 5.9% Black, 1.9% Other, 1.2% Asian and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 6.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Solvay, 17.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 31.1%. On a per-household basis, 11.0% of families are below the poverty line in Solvay.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.5% of Solvay residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.0% of Solvay residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.5% have a bachelor's degree and 10.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Solvay residents aged 5 and older, 12.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 5.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Solvay is 4.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Solvay, 16.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Solvay is $49,926.
In Solvay, 52.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.2% of housing units in Solvay.
Of all the housing units in Solvay, 35.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Solvay, 1.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Solvay is $792.
In Solvay, 80.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.