Richburg, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Richburg, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Richburg had a population of 462 as of July 1, 2017. Richburg ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Richburg is located at latitude 42.0888 and longitude -78.1565 in Allegany County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Richburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Allegany County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,660 feet.

The Village of Richburg (GNIS ID: 2391093) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Richburg is located within Town of Wirt, a minor civil division (MCD) of Allegany County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Richburg 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 Richburg: Richburgh.

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Richburg, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 462
Daytime Population: Workers 95
Daytime Population: Residents 274
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 369
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.80
Population in Households 462
Population in Familes 369
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 513
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $38,564
Average Household Income $54,901
Per Capita Income $21,838


Total Housing Units 199 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 127 (63.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 40 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 (16.6%)
Median Home Value $48,828
Average Home Value $65,400


Total Households 166
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 112
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 0.36% -0.26%
Households 0.34% -0.24%
Families -0.72% -0.36%
Median Household Income   0.57%
Per Capita Income   2.5%

Richburg, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Richburg 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1045 13th
Population Density # 932 22nd
Diversity Index # 1065 11th
Median Household Income # 1116 7th
Per Capita Income # 1088 9th

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