Oneida, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Oneida, New York - Basic Facts

The City of Oneida had a population of 11,151 as of July 1, 2016. Oneida ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Oneida is located at latitude 43.0704 and longitude -75.6736 in Madison County. The formal boundaries for the City of Oneida (see map below) encompass a land area of 22.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Madison County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 430 feet.

The City of Oneida (GNIS ID: 979308) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Oneida 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 Oneida: De-ose-la-ta-gaat.

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


Total Population 11,151
Population in Households 10,878
Population in Familes 8,150
Population in Group Qrtrs 273
Population Density1 506
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 4,671
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 2,738
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,091 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,614 (51.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,057 (40.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 420 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $106,391
Average Home Value $126,980


Median Household Income $47,384
Average Household Income $61,114
Per Capita Income $26,376
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.34% -0.26%
Households -0.23% -0.21%
Families -0.44% -0.35%
Median Household Income   1.23%
Per Capita Income   1.52%
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.

Oneida, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oneida 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 # 178 85th
Population Density1 # 943 21st
Diversity Index2 # 784 35th
Median Household Income # 897 25th
Per Capita Income # 774 35th

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