Genesee County NY Information

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Genesee County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 59,685
Population in Households 57,700
Population in Familes 46,302
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,985
Population Density1 121
Diversity Index2 21
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 23,833
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 15,705
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 25,824 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,876 (65.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,957 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,991 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $115,230
Average Home Value $135,125
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $52,040
Average Household Income $64,526
Per Capita Income $26,025
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.11% -0.23%
Households 0.07% -0.11%
Families -0.09% -0.2%
Median Household Income   2.03%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
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.

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Genesee County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Genesee 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 # 44 31st
Population Density1 # 31 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 39 39th
Median Household Income # 29 55th
Per Capita Income # 35 45th

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