The City of Lockport had a population of 20,930 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Lockport is located at latitude 43.1694 and longitude -78.6958 in Niagara County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lockport (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Niagara County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 614 feet.
The City of Lockport (GNIS ID: 979164) 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 Lockport 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 Lockport: De-o-do-sote, Ta-ga-ote.
|Population in Households||20,461|
|Population in Familes||14,949|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||469|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||10,125 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,898 (48.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,239 (41.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||988 ( 9.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,828|
|Average Home Value||$104,308|
|Median Household Income||$38,600|
|Average Household Income||$52,054|
|Per Capita Income||$23,381|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-1.71%|
|Per Capita Income||0.74%|
The table below compares Lockport 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.
|Total Population||# 77||94th|
|Population Density1||# 341||72nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 430||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 1097||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 957||20th|
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