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Lower East Side
  • Neighborhood in New York City, NY

Lower East Side Residents

Lower East Side Residents Overview

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
57,718
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 6 responses
  • Loud
    50%
  • Ecclectic
    17%

Lower East Side Demographics

Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    26%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    16%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    19%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    26%
    national  11%
Racial Diversity
  • Hispanic
    33%
  • White
    28%
  • Asian
    25%
  • African American
    10%
  • Two or more races
    2%
  • Other race
    1%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    51%
  • Male
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    7%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    18%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    22%

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Income

Median Household Income
$61,137
National
$75,149
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    34%
  • $25-$44k
    14%
  • $45-$74k
    14%
  • $75-$149k
    22%
  • $150k+
    16%

Community

Poll
50%
of residents say there is a good sense of community. 6 responses
Poll
67%
of people say LGBTQ+ residents are treated the same as non-LGBTQ+ residents. 6 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 4 responses
  • Show good manners
    50%
  • Remain aware of your surroundings
    25%

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