Merrick SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
3

Merrick, New York Info Snack

Merrick is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) in the Town of Hempstead in Nassau County, New York, United States. As of the 2010 census[update], the CDP population was 22,097. The name Merrick is taken from Meroke, the name (meaning peaceful) of the Algonquian tribe formerly indigenous to the area. It is served by the Merrick station on the Long Island Rail Road.
Population
20,679
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
3.2%
Median Home
$543,400
Median Income
$147,572
Median Rent
$2,087

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Map Of Merrick, NY

Population over time in Merrick

Year Population % Change
2017 20,679 -0.6%
2016 20,808 1.1%
2015 20,572 -3.4%
2014 21,293 0.4%
2013 21,208 -0.1%
2012 21,222 -0.4%
2011 21,317 -0.0%
2010 21,326 -

Race / Ethnicity in Merrick

White
87.8% (18,159)
African American
2.6% (545)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.5% (522)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (11)
Two Or More
0.6% (122)
Hispanic
6.4% (1,320)
Race Merrick NY USA
White 87.8% 55.9% 61.5%
African American 2.6% 14.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 8.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 6.4% 18.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Merrick, New York

Less than $10,000
2.2% (45,493)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.3% (26,882)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.5% (72,376)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.7% (76,512)
$35,000 to $49,999
3.3% (68,240)
$50,000 to $74,999
7.5% (155,092)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.7% (179,907)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.1% (436,326)
$150,000 to $199,999
19.0% (392,901)
$200,000 or more
29.8% (616,234)
Income Merrick NY USA
Less than $10,000 2.2% 7.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3% 5.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.5% 9.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.7% 8.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 3.3% 11.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 7.5% 15.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.7% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.1% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 19.0% 7.2% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 29.8% 8.9% 6.3%

Gender in Merrick

Female
51.2% (10,580)
Male
48.8% (10,098)
Gender Merrick NY USA
Female 51.2% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Merrick for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (409)
9-12th Grade
1.8% (381)
High School / GED
15.2% (3,139)
Some College
13.7% (2,831)
Associate's Degree
6.6% (1,363)
Bachelor's Degree
29.6% (6,126)
Master's Degree
21.9% (4,538)
Professional Degree
6.8% (1,399)
Doctorate Degree
2.4% (489)
Education Merrick NY USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 6.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 1.8% 7.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 15.2% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 13.7% 15.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.6% 8.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 29.6% 19.9% 19.1%
Master's Degree 21.9% 11.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 6.8% 2.8% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.4% 1.5% 1.4%

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