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Woodbury, New York - Basic Facts

Woodbury is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Woodbury.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Orange County at latitude 41.3645 and longitude -74.106. Orange County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 482 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Woodbury (see map) encompass a land area of 35.6 sq. miles and a water area of 1.06 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 10,798
Population in Households 10,781
Population in Familes 9,814
Population in Group Qrtrs 17
Population Density1 303
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 3,427
Average Household Size 3.15
Family Households 2,805
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 3,783 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,923 (77.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 504 (13.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 356 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $421,506
Average Home Value $465,002


Median Household Income $107,817
Average Household Income $140,741
Per Capita Income $44,686
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.25% 0.33%
Households 0.21% 0.3%
Families 0.09% 0.23%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   3.76%
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.


Woodbury, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Woodbury 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 # 182 85th
Population Density1 # 1070 10th
Diversity Index2 # 165 86th
Median Household Income # 162 86th
Per Capita Income # 238 80th

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