Scio, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Scio, New York - Basic Facts

The Scio Census Designated Place had a population of 601 as of July 1, 2016. Scio 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 Scio is located at latitude 42.1732 and longitude -77.9795 in Allegany County. The formal boundaries for the Scio Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Allegany County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,457 feet.

The Scio Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628186) 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.

The Scio Census Designated Place is located within Town of Scio, a minor civil division (MCD) of Allegany County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Scio population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Scio: Blood's.

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Scio, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 601
Population in Households 596
Population in Familes 485
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density1 454
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 242
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 166
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 276 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 191 (69.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 51 (18.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 34 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $67,059
Average Home Value $94,737


Median Household Income $49,440
Average Household Income $60,698
Per Capita Income $24,019
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.21% -0.47%
Households -0.07% -0.25%
Families -1.02% -0.49%
Median Household Income   1.71%
Per Capita Income   1.87%
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.

Scio, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scio to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 969 19th
Population Density1 # 979 18th
Diversity Index2 # 1051 12th
Median Household Income # 856 29th
Per Capita Income # 917 23rd

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