Lacona, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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

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

Lacona, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Lacona is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Oswego County at latitude 43.6427 and longitude -76.0661. Oswego County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 558 feet.

The formal official name is the Village of Lacona, but most people and references simply refer to it as Lacona, New York.

The P1 Census Class Code for Lacona indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Lacona (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Village of Lacona, NY Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | NY Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Town of Sandy Creek | Oswego County | New York Counties

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 599
Population in Households 595
Population in Familes 478
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density1 540
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 244
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 165
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 281 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 156 (55.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 89 (31.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 37 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $91,071
Average Home Value $96,935


Median Household Income $50,310
Average Household Income $57,083
Per Capita Income $23,231
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.68% 0.4%
Households 0.89% 0.49%
Families 1.64% 0.36%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   3.17%
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.

Lacona, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lacona 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 # 973 18th
Population Density1 # 915 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 909 23rd
Median Household Income # 817 31st
Per Capita Income # 879 26th

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