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Romulus, New York - Basic Facts

The Romulus Census Designated Place had a population of 407 as of July 1, 2016. Romulus ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Romulus is located at latitude 42.7518 and longitude -76.8351 in Seneca County. The formal boundaries for the Romulus Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Seneca County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 718 feet.

The Romulus Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628183) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Romulus Census Designated Place is located within Town of Varick, a minor civil division (MCD) of Seneca County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Romulus population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 407
Population in Households 396
Population in Familes 326
Population in Group Qrtrs 11
Population Density1 669
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 153
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 105
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 173 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 126 (72.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 27 (15.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 20 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $151,667
Average Home Value $212,598


Median Household Income $57,028
Average Household Income $72,237
Per Capita Income $26,578
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.08% -0.25%
Households 0.1% -0.13%
Families 0.78% -0.19%
Median Household Income   2.56%
Per Capita Income   2.47%
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.

Romulus, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Romulus 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 # 1077 10th
Population Density1 # 852 29th
Diversity Index2 # 959 20th
Median Household Income # 611 49th
Per Capita Income # 755 37th

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