In 2020, Herkimer County, NY had a population of 61.7k people with a median age of 44.3 and a median household income of $58,438. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Herkimer County, NY declined from 62,057 to 61,738, a −0.514% decrease and its median household income grew from $54,646 to $58,438, a 6.94% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Herkimer County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.6%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.18%), White (Hispanic) (1.19%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.06%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.486%).
None of the households in Herkimer County, 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.
99.1% of the residents in Herkimer County, NY are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Herkimer County, NY was $106,600, and the homeownership rate was 74.3%. Most people in Herkimer County, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Herkimer County, NY was 2 cars per household.