Wyoming County NY Information


Wyoming County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 41,793
Population in Households 37,966
Population in Familes 30,720
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,827
Population Density1 71
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 15,577
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 10,485
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 18,146 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,638 (64.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,939 (21.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,569 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $107,150
Average Home Value $130,048


Median Household Income $52,798
Average Household Income $62,390
Per Capita Income $24,429
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.14% -0.2%
Households 0.08% -0.11%
Families -0.07% -0.2%
Median Household Income   1.49%
Per Capita Income   1.62%
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.


Wyoming County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wyoming 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 # 55 13th
Population Density1 # 49 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 35 47th
Median Household Income # 22 66th
Per Capita Income # 49 23rd

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