New York Counties by Population (2024)

by Kristen Carney Kristen Carney

Updated: June 20, 2024

The most populated counties in New York are Kings County with 2,561,225, Queens County at 2,252,196, New York County with 1,597,451, Suffolk County at 1,523,170, and Nassau County with 1,381,715. You can get the most current Census population data for all 62 New York counties, sorted from the most populous counties in New York to the least, according to the 2023 Population Estimates Program.

Sure, you can copy this list right into your favorite spreadsheet tool. Or save yourself formatting headaches and grab the latest New York counties population data as a ready-to-use Excel™ file below. It's time to stop searching and start digging into data!

Download the newest population data for New York counties

↓ Download (.xlsx)

Free, Excel™ file.
Trusted by 12,695 businesses.

Rank County Population
1 Kings County 2,561,225
2 Queens County 2,252,196
3 New York County 1,597,451
4 Suffolk County 1,523,170
5 Nassau County 1,381,715
6 Bronx County 1,356,476
7 Westchester County 990,817
8 Erie County 946,147
9 Monroe County 748,482
10 Richmond County 490,687
11 Onondaga County 467,873
12 Orange County 407,470
13 Rockland County 340,807
14 Albany County 316,659
15 Dutchess County 297,150
16 Saratoga County 238,711
17 Oneida County 227,555
18 Niagara County 209,457
19 Broome County 196,077
20 Ulster County 182,333
21 Schenectady County 159,902
22 Rensselaer County 159,305
23 Chautauqua County 124,891
24 Oswego County 118,162
25 Jefferson County 114,787
26 Ontario County 112,494
27 St. Lawrence County 106,940
28 Tompkins County 103,558
29 Putnam County 98,060
30 Steuben County 92,162
31 Wayne County 90,829
32 Chemung County 81,325
33 Sullivan County 79,920
34 Clinton County 78,115
35 Cattaraugus County 75,600
36 Cayuga County 74,485
37 Madison County 66,921
38 Warren County 65,380
39 Livingston County 61,158
40 Columbia County 60,470
41 Otsego County 60,126
42 Washington County 60,047
43 Herkimer County 59,484
44 Genesee County 57,529
45 Fulton County 52,234
46 Montgomery County 49,368
47 Tioga County 47,715
48 Greene County 47,062
49 Allegany County 46,651
50 Franklin County 46,502
51 Chenango County 45,920
52 Cortland County 45,752
53 Delaware County 44,410
54 Wyoming County 39,532
55 Orleans County 39,124
56 Essex County 36,775
57 Seneca County 32,349
58 Schoharie County 30,105
59 Lewis County 26,548
60 Yates County 24,472
61 Schuyler County 17,507
62 Hamilton County 5,082

United States Census Bureau. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2020 to July 1, 2023. U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division. Web. May 2024. http://www.census.gov/.

Connect

Cubit logo

© Copyright 2024 Cubit Planning, Inc.