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Gasport, New York - Basic Facts

The Gasport Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Niagara County at latitude 43.1956 and longitude -78.5768. Niagara County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 515 feet.

The formal official name is the Gasport Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Gasport, New York.

The U5 Census Class Code for Gasport indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Gasport Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.87 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles.

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Gasport, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,243
Population in Households 1,203
Population in Familes 1,011
Population in Group Qrtrs 40
Population Density1 433
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 482
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 347
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 524 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 395 (75.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 88 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 42 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $124,209
Average Home Value $132,722


Median Household Income $61,348
Average Household Income $70,783
Per Capita Income $27,797
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.09% -0.1%
Households 0.25% 0.12%
Families 1.33% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.35%
Per Capita Income   2.23%
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.


Gasport, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gasport to the other 1,189 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 763 36th
Population Density1 # 988 17th
Diversity Index2 # 899 25th
Median Household Income # 534 55th
Per Capita Income # 634 47th

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