Town Of Elma NY Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Town Of Elma, NY

The Town Of Elma is a County Subdivision of Erie County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Town Of Elma is an active county subdivision that is not coextensive with an incorporated place.

Also See: Erie County Data | Cities in Erie County | County Subdivisions in Erie County

Town Of Elma Boundary Map


Town Of Elma Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 11,706
Population in Households 11,685
Population in Familes 10,154
Population in Group Qrtrs 21
Population Density1 339
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 4,646
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 3,459
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,686 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,085 (87.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 561 (12.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 ( 0.9%)
Median Home Value $211,058
Average Home Value $257,393


Median Household Income $81,486
Average Household Income $103,124
Per Capita Income $40,986
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.47% 0.42%
Households 0.57% 0.44%
Families 0.43% 0.36%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   2.44%
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.