Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area NY Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Binghamton, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 247,114
Population in Households 235,851
Population in Familes 178,651
Population in Group Qrtrs 11,263
Population Density1 202
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 100,586
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 60,949
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 112,113 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 66,423 (59.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 34,163 (30.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 11,527 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $112,026
Average Home Value $140,323


Median Household Income $47,170
Average Household Income $64,555
Per Capita Income $27,671
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.3% -0.31%
Households -0.3% -0.3%
Families -0.48% -0.4%
Median Household Income   0.74%
Per Capita Income   1.37%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.