Attica, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Attica, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Attica had a population of 2,470 as of July 1, 2016. Attica 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 Attica is located at latitude 42.8641 and longitude -78.2798 in Wyoming County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Attica (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wyoming County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 981 feet.

The Village of Attica (GNIS ID: 2391529) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Attica is located within Town of Attica, a minor civil division (MCD) of Wyoming County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Attica: Gwehtaanetecarnundodeh, Phelps Settlement.

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


Total Population 2,470
Population in Households 2,470
Population in Familes 1,961
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,460
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 1,045
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 671
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,173 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 674 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 370 (31.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 128 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $98,936
Average Home Value $127,515


Median Household Income $52,538
Average Household Income $59,999
Per Capita Income $25,213
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.49% -0.42%
Households -0.32% -0.35%
Families -0.42% -0.45%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   1.7%
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.

Attica, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Attica 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 # 546 54th
Population Density1 # 558 53rd
Diversity Index2 # 1002 16th
Median Household Income # 741 38th
Per Capita Income # 836 30th

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