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


Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 671,904
Daytime Population: Workers 315,998
Daytime Population: Residents 364,429
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 680,427
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 645,221
Population in Familes 498,093
Population in Group Qrtrs 26,683
Population Density2 282
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $53,892
Average Household Income $74,506
Per Capita Income $30,339


Total Housing Units 294,889 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 174,388 (59.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 91,156 (30.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 29,345 ( 10.0%)
Median Home Value $135,375
Average Home Value $168,526


Total Households 265,544
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 164,750
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.19% 0.15%
Households 0.19% 0.15%
Families 0.0% 0.03%
Median Household Income   0.89%
Per Capita Income   2.27%