Bliss is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Bliss Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Wyoming County at latitude 42.577 and longitude -78.2528. Wyoming County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,745 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Bliss Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 9.79 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Bliss, NY area
Also See: Bliss, NY ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||539|
|Population in Familes||462|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||255 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||179 (70.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||32 (12.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||44 (17.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$87,651|
|Average Home Value||$103,352|
|Median Household Income||$45,556|
|Average Household Income||$55,843|
|Per Capita Income||$21,344|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.6%|
|Per Capita Income||2.12%|
The table below compares Bliss 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.
|Total Population||# 1005||15th|
|Population Density1||# 1179||1st|
|Diversity Index2||# 1112||7th|
|Median Household Income||# 928||22nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1020||14th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.