Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area NY Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 122,160
Population in Households 115,944
Population in Familes 94,200
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,216
Population Density1 96
Diversity Index2 39


Total Households 46,158
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 31,191
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 61,672 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26,251 (42.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 19,907 (32.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 15,514 (25.2%)
Median Home Value $135,424
Average Home Value $173,008


Median Household Income $47,039
Average Household Income $60,948
Per Capita Income $24,182
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.8% 0.55%
Households 0.97% 0.67%
Families 0.82% 0.57%
Median Household Income   1.05%
Per Capita Income   1.38%
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.