Plattsburgh, NY Micropolitan Statistical Area NY Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Plattsburgh, NY Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Plattsburgh, NY Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 82,332
Population in Households 75,533
Population in Familes 56,575
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,799
Population Density1 79
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 32,087
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 19,849
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 36,736 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 21,512 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,575 (28.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,649 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $133,914
Average Home Value $173,872


Median Household Income $52,222
Average Household Income $65,565
Per Capita Income $26,022
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.04% 0.13%
Households 0.25% 0.23%
Families 0.08% 0.12%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   2.12%
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.