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Warsaw, New York - Basic Facts

Warsaw is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Warsaw.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Wyoming County at latitude 42.7401 and longitude -78.1328. Wyoming County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,014 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Warsaw (see map) encompass a land area of 4.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Warsaw: Chi-nose-heh-geh.

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


Total Population 3,469
Population in Households 3,333
Population in Familes 2,413
Population in Group Qrtrs 136
Population Density1 845
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 1,527
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 809
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,648 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 797 (48.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 730 (44.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 121 ( 7.3%)
Median Home Value $89,954
Average Home Value $105,276


Median Household Income $42,290
Average Household Income $49,901
Per Capita Income $22,143
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.03% -0.18%
Households 0.2% 0.0%
Families -0.06% -0.25%
Median Household Income   3.11%
Per Capita Income   2.65%
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.


Warsaw, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Warsaw 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 # 448 62nd
Population Density1 # 766 36th
Diversity Index2 # 944 20th
Median Household Income # 1005 16th
Per Capita Income # 966 19th

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