The Houghton Census Designated Place had a population of 1,636 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Houghton is located at latitude 42.4283 and longitude -78.1726 in Allegany County. The formal boundaries for the Houghton Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Allegany County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,207 feet.
The Houghton Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389955) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Houghton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Houghton: Jockey Street.
|Daytime Population: Workers||551|
|Daytime Population: Residents||948|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,499|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.92|
|Population in Households||863|
|Population in Familes||707|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||773|
|Median Household Income||$53,629|
|Average Household Income||$66,452|
|Per Capita Income||$19,034|
|Total Housing Units||278 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||171 (61.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||69 (24.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||38 (13.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$113,525|
|Average Home Value||$122,399|
|Average Household Size||3.6|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.45%|
|Per Capita Income||0.92%|
The table below compares Houghton to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 683||43rd|
|Population Density||# 855||29th|
|Diversity Index||# 612||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 740||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1167||3rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.