Lower East Side Demographics


  • Total Population77,925
  • Male Population(48.7 %) 37,918
  • Female Population(51.3 %) 40,007
  • Median Age41.80
There are currently 77,925 people living in Lower East Side. Out of the total population number, 37,918 are men and 40,007 are women. The median age for Lower East Side dwellers is 41.80.


  • White Collar30,404
  • Blue Collar3,700
There are currently 30,404 white-collar jobs and 3,700 blue-collar jobs in Lower East Side.


  • Total Households33,461
  • Family Households16,771
  • Non-family Households16,690
  • Households With Children6,211
  • Households Without Children27,250
  • Average People Per Household2.27
There are currently 33,461 households in Lower East Side. Out of this total, 16,771 are family households, 16,690 are non-family households, 6,211 are households with children and 27,250 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Lower East Side is 2.27.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School12,452
  • Some High School22,050
  • Some College8,250
  • Associate Degree2,696
  • Bachelors Degree14,792
  • Graduate Degree7,059
There are 12,452 people living in Lower East Side without a high school degree, 22,050 people with some high school degree and 8,250 people with a college degree. 2,696 people have an associate degree, 14,792 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 7,059 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married30,327
  • Married27,778
  • Separated2,005
  • Widowed5,717
  • Divorced5,362
30,327 of the people living in Lower East Side have never been married, while 27,778 are married and 2,005 are separated. A total of 5,717 people are widowed and 5,362 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$65,718
  • Median Household Income$35,449
  • Median Income Under 25$50,793
  • Median Income 25-44$65,009
  • Median Income 45-64$37,265
  • Median Income Over 65$16,789

The average household income for people living in Lower East Side is $65,718, while the median household income is $35,449. The median income in Lower East Side is $50,793 for those under 25, $65,009 for those aged 25 to 44, $37,265 for those aged 45 to 64, and $16,789 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.