Living in Herkimer, NY

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Herkimer SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9

Herkimer, NY Cost Of Living

87
Herkimer's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Herkimer, New York Info Snack

Herkimer is a town in Herkimer County, New York, United States, southeast of Utica. It is named after Nicholas Herkimer. The population was 10,175 at the 2010 census.
Population
6,899
Unemployment
6.8%
Poverty
17.3%
Median Home
$79,300
Median Income
$42,470
Median Rent
$782

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Map Of Herkimer, NY

Population over time in Herkimer

Year Population % Change
2017 6,899 -6.3%
2016 7,361 0.9%
2015 7,294 -5.7%
2014 7,731 -0.3%
2013 7,752 0.1%
2012 7,741 0.7%
2011 7,691 -2.5%
2010 7,888 -1.2%
2009 7,985 -

Race / Ethnicity in Herkimer

White
89.3% (6,159)
African American
3.3% (227)
American Indian
0.4% (26)
Asian
1.2% (83)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (42)
Two Or More
3.0% (210)
Hispanic
2.2% (152)
Race Herkimer NY USA
White 89.3% 55.9% 61.1%
African American 3.3% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 8.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.2% 18.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Herkimer, New York

Less than $10,000
10.1% (69,371)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.4% (37,188)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.8% (95,117)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (82,482)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.0% (138,266)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.0% (144,702)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.4% (51,015)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.5% (37,665)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (13,588)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (20,501)
Income Herkimer NY USA
Less than $10,000 10.1% 6.7% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.4% 5.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.8% 8.8% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 8.2% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.0% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.0% 15.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.4% 11.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.5% 15.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 7.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 9.7% 7.0%

Gender in Herkimer

Female
52.8% (3,639)
Male
47.2% (3,259)
Gender Herkimer NY USA
Female 52.8% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.2% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Herkimer for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (275)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (689)
High School / GED
35.0% (2,414)
Some College
24.0% (1,655)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (896)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (482)
Master's Degree
4.0% (275)
Professional Degree
2.0% (137)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (68)
Education Herkimer NY USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Herkimer

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

I have lived in NY 81 years. Our daughter lived in Herkimer for over ten years with good neighbors and no issues. I have never felt afraid there.

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