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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Rapids is 1,648, which is 21.53% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 3.26% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Rapids population density is 452.25 people per square mile, which is higher than the state average density of 359.17 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Rapids is white, which represent 98.06% of the total population. The average Rapids education level is about the same as the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 1,648. #667

Population Growth Since 2000, #90

Rapids, NY
New York

Population Density, #950

Rapids, NY
452.25 per square mile
New York
359.17 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:1,616 (98.06%, #240)
Black:0 (0.00%, #887)
Hispanic:23 (1.40%, #844)
Asian:0 (0.00%, #820)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):0 (0.00%, #471)
One Race, Other:23 (1.40%, see rank)
Two or More Races:9 (0.55%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

1,378 (83.62%) out of the total population of 1,648 reported first ancestry.

 Rapids, NY% of the Total PopulationNew YorkU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.81%0.56%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.28%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.18%0.42%
Dutch613.70%, see rank1.25%1.40%
English1368.25%, see rank5.38%8.02%
French342.06%, see rank2.93%3.34%
German38023.06%, see rank10.62%15.03%
Greek130.79%, see rank0.77%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.76%0.46%
Irish1358.19%, see rank12.41%10.80%
Italian29117.66%, see rank13.28%5.52%
Norwegian00.00%, see rank0.42%1.42%
Polish372.25%, see rank4.82%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.27%0.44%
Russian00.00%, see rank2.21%0.92%
Scotch-Irish00.00%, see rank0.35%0.99%
Scottish241.46%, see rank1.06%1.72%
Subsaharan African231.40%, see rank1.27%0.95%
Swedish00.00%, see rank0.62%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.18%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.69%0.31%
American45927.85%, see rank5.03%7.12%
Welsh130.79%, see rank0.42%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 876 (53.16%, see rank)
Females: 772 (46.84%, see rank)

Rapids, NY
Male: 53.16%
Female: 46.84%
New York
Male: 48.46%
Female: 51.54%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Rapids, NY
32.90 years old
New York
38.10 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Rapids, NY
31.60 years old
New York
36.50 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Rapids, NY
41.60 years old
New York
39.60 years old
38.80 years old

 Rapids, NY% of the Total PopulationNew YorkU.S.
Under 5 years20712.56%, see rank5.97%6.36%
5 to 9 years1006.07%, see rank5.90%6.51%
10 to 14 years160.97%, see rank6.07%6.59%
15 to 19 years1116.74%, see rank6.71%6.85%
20 to 24 years1569.47%, see rank7.33%7.13%
25 to 34 years25515.47%, see rank14.09%13.47%
35 to 44 years16910.25%, see rank13.02%12.96%
45 to 54 years27216.50%, see rank14.51%14.09%
55 to 64 years16510.01%, see rank12.35%12.29%
65 to 74 years1177.10%, see rank7.55%7.64%
75 to 84 674.07%, see rank4.42%4.25%
85 years and over130.79%, see rank2.10%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Rapids, NYNew YorkU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population1,058, 100%13,329,734209,056,129
Less Than High School77, 7.28%, see rank14.62%13.67%
High School Graduate403, 38.09%, see rank26.94%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree265, 25.05%, see rank24.75%29.09%
Bachelor Degree253, 23.91%, see rank19.09%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree60, 5.67%, see rank14.59%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.56, see rank13.6913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Rapids, NY New YorkU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)57100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank86.92%13.08%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)9889.80%, see rank10.20%, see rank87.36%12.64%90.60%9.40%
College25100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank64.72%35.28%78.37%21.63%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Rapids, NYNew YorkU.S.
Total Households644, 100%7,255,528116,211,092
Average Household Size2.56, see rank2.622.63
1 Person Households121, 18.79%, see rank29.55%27.57%
2 or More Person Households523, 81.21%, see rank70.45%72.43%
Family Households (Families)470, 72.98%, see rank63.90%66.22%
Average Family Size3.01, see rank3.383.32
Married-Couple Family380, 59.01%, see rank44.12%48.42%
Nonfamily Households174, 27.02%, see rank36.10%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Rapids, NY%New YorkU.S.
15 Years and Over Total1,325see rank16,079,429252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over623100%, see rank7,699,246123,281,364
Never Married15424.72%, see rank40.74%35.77%
Married37860.67%, see rank49.43%52.04%
Widowed00.00%, see rank2.59%2.57%
Divorced9114.61%, see rank7.23%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over702100%, see rank8,380,183129,692,771
Never Married19227.35%, see rank35.20%29.48%
Married40557.69%, see rank45.45%49.19%
Widowed283.99%, see rank9.41%9.16%
Divorced7710.97%, see rank9.93%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Rapids, NY%New YorkU.S.
Native1,63999.45%, see rank77.67%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence1,55594.36%, see rank63.54%58.73%
Born in Different State704.25%, see rank11.70%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
140.85%, see rank2.43%1.42%
Foreign Born90.55%, see rank22.33%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship90.55%, see rank11.83%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship00.00%, see rank10.50%7.09%
Born In Europe00.00%, see rank3.86%1.53%
Born In Asia00.00%, see rank6.16%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.89%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.06%0.07%
Born In Latin America90.55%, see rank11.06%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.29%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Rapids, NY%New YorkU.S.
English644100.00%, see rank69.43%79.39%
Spanish00.00%, see rank14.40%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages00.00%, see rank9.95%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages00.00%, see rank4.67%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank1.55%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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