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Monticello, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Monticello is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Sullivan County at latitude 41.6517 and longitude -74.6882. Sullivan County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,512 feet.

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

The P1 Census Class Code for Monticello 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 Monticello (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 6,431
Population in Households 6,100
Population in Familes 4,537
Population in Group Qrtrs 331
Population Density1 1,614
Diversity Index2 80


Total Households 2,573
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 1,422
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,270 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 765 (23.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,808 (55.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 697 (21.3%)
Median Home Value $129,447
Average Home Value $179,602


Median Household Income $26,193
Average Household Income $38,566
Per Capita Income $15,554
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.05% -0.59%
Households -0.93% -0.53%
Families -1.03% -0.73%
Median Household Income   3.22%
Per Capita Income   2.54%
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.


Monticello, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Monticello 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 # 295 75th
Population Density1 # 509 57th
Diversity Index2 # 27 98th
Median Household Income # 1184 1st
Per Capita Income # 1174 1st

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