Canastota, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Canastota Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Canastota Content

Also See: Canastota, NY ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Canastota, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Canastota had a population of 4,744 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Canastota is located at latitude 43.0841 and longitude -75.7555 in Madison County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Canastota (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Madison County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 430 feet.

The Village of Canastota (GNIS ID: 2391577) 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 Canastota is located within Town of Lenox, a minor civil division (MCD) of Madison County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Canastota population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Village of Canastota, NY Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | NY Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Town of Lenox | Madison County | New York Counties

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 4,744
Daytime Population: Workers 1,694
Daytime Population: Residents 2,483
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,177
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 4,734
Population in Familes 3,698
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 1,421
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $45,285
Average Household Income $58,602
Per Capita Income $24,064


Total Housing Units 2,111 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,095 (51.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 827 (39.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 189 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $103,788
Average Home Value $118,522


Total Households 1,922
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 1,223
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 -0.17% -0.35%
Households -0.29% -0.42%
Families -0.53% -0.55%
Median Household Income   1.07%
Per Capita Income   2.48%

Canastota, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Canastota 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 # 361 70th
Population Density # 564 53rd
Diversity Index # 849 29th
Median Household Income # 974 19th
Per Capita Income # 958 20th

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

New York Research Tools

New York Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare New York Census Data
Highest or Lowest: