|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Valley Stream is 40,414. Valley Stream, New York is the 978th largest city in the US.
Valley Stream is located entirely in Nassau County.
The peak population of Valley Stream was in 2020, when its population was 40,602. In 2020, Valley Stream was the 972nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 978th largest city in the US. Valley Stream is currently 0.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
Valley Stream has grown 11.2% since the 2000. Valley Stream, New York's growth is about average. 55% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Valley Stream has a population density of 10,772.8 people per square mile.
|978||Valley Stream, New York||40,414||11.2%|
|979||Crystal Lake, Illinois||40,411||5.3%|
|980||Lake Oswego, Oregon||40,411||13.1%|
|981||Cedar Falls, Iowa||40,388||11.5%|
|982||New Berlin, Wisconsin||40,375||5.0%|
|983||Kearny, New Jersey||40,370||-0.3%|
|984||Olive Branch, Mississippi||40,276||88.8%|
The total voting age population of Valley Stream, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 27,129. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.6% of the residents of Valley Stream are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Valley Stream are 39.5% White, 26.9% Black, 14.4% Asian, 13.7% Other and 5.4% Two or more races. Additionally, 25.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Valley Stream, 4.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.6%. On a per-household basis, 3.3% of families are below the poverty line in Valley Stream.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.5% of Valley Stream residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.1% of Valley Stream residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 39.4% have a bachelor's degree and 16.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Valley Stream residents aged 5 and older, 41.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 21.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 12.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 6.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Valley Stream is 5.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Valley Stream, 20.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Valley Stream is $110,189.
In Valley Stream, 83.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 16.4% of housing units in Valley Stream.
Of all the housing units in Valley Stream, 27.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Valley Stream, 3.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 380 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Valley Stream is $1,728.
In Valley Stream, 90.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.