The Houghton Census Designated Place had a population of 1,614 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Houghton is located at latitude 42.4283 and longitude -78.1726 in Allegany County. The formal boundaries for the Houghton Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Allegany County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,207 feet.
The Houghton Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389955) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Houghton: Jockey Street.
|Population in Households||853|
|Population in Familes||703|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||761|
|Median Household Income||$53,516|
|Average Household Income||$65,809|
|Per Capita Income||$18,925|
|Total Housing Units||278 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||169 (60.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||68 (24.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||41 (14.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$116,532|
|Average Home Value||$122,929|
|Average Household Size||3.6|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.53%|
|Per Capita Income||1.07%|
The table below compares Houghton to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 689||42nd|
|Population Density||# 859||28th|
|Diversity Index||# 617||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 797||33rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1175||2nd|
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