Clinton County NY Information


Clinton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 82,332
Population in Households 75,533
Population in Familes 56,575
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,799
Population Density1 79
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 32,087
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 19,849
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 36,736 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 21,512 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,575 (28.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,649 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $133,914
Average Home Value $173,872


Median Household Income $52,222
Average Household Income $65,565
Per Capita Income $26,022
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.04% 0.13%
Households 0.25% 0.23%
Families 0.08% 0.12%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   2.12%
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.


Clinton County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clinton County to the other 62 counties and county equivalents 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 # 33 48th
Population Density1 # 43 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 37 42nd
Median Household Income # 27 58th
Per Capita Income # 36 44th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.