Tioga County NY Information


Tioga County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 50,226
Population in Households 49,703
Population in Familes 40,738
Population in Group Qrtrs 523
Population Density1 97
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 20,184
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 13,910
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 22,069 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,452 (70.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,732 (21.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,885 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $111,229
Average Home Value $133,789


Median Household Income $53,334
Average Household Income $68,769
Per Capita Income $27,966
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.28% -0.38%
Households -0.13% -0.28%
Families -0.27% -0.37%
Median Household Income   0.94%
Per Capita Income   1.49%
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.


Tioga County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tioga County to the other 62 counties and county equivalents 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 # 49 23rd
Population Density1 # 40 37th
Diversity Index2 # 60 5th
Median Household Income # 19 71st
Per Capita Income # 24 63rd

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