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Washington Heights Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
158,857
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 14 responses
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  • Varied
    29%
  • Mostly Dominican
    14%
  • eclectic
    7%

Washington Heights Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    18%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    30%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • Hispanic
    68%
  • White
    18%
  • African American
    10%
  • Asian
    3%
  • Two or more races
    1%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    51%
  • Male
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    21%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    13%

Income

Median Household Income
$46,148
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    33%
  • $25-$44k
    18%
  • $45-$74k
    21%
  • $75-$149k
    21%
  • $150k+
    7%

Community

Poll
93%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.14 responses
Poll
50%
of people say LGBT residents are very accepted.14 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 13 responses
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  • Make friends with a neighbor
    15%
  • Hudson Heights is a great area to live in.
    8%
  • Respect the culture and people who have been here
    8%
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