In 2020, Upper East Side PUMA, NY had a population of 214k people with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $129,213. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Upper East Side PUMA, NY declined from 214,957 to 214,450, a −0.236% decrease and its median household income grew from $125,937 to $129,213, a 2.6% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Upper East Side PUMA, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (73.2%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (11.4%), White (Hispanic) (6.12%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.6%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.44%).
28.5% of the households in Upper East Side PUMA, NY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
87.9% of the residents in Upper East Side PUMA, NY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in NYC-Manhattan Community District 8--Upper East Side PUMA, NY are CUNY Hunter College (5,565 degrees awarded in 2020), Marymount Manhattan College (509 degrees), and Weill Cornell Medical College (357 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Upper East Side PUMA, NY was $1.26M, and the homeownership rate was 36%. Most people in Upper East Side PUMA, NY used public transit to get to work, and the average commute time was 30.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Upper East Side PUMA, NY was 0 cars per household.