The Village of Gowanda had a population of 2,723 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Gowanda is located at latitude 42.4604 and longitude -78.9345 in Cattaraugus County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Gowanda (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Cattaraugus County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 761 feet.
The Village of Gowanda (GNIS ID: 2390863) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Gowanda: Aldrich Mills, Aldrich's Mills, Lodi, Persia, West Lodi.
|Population in Households||2,612|
|Population in Familes||1,923|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||111|
|Median Household Income||$43,895|
|Average Household Income||$59,368|
|Per Capita Income||$25,745|
|Total Housing Units||1,256 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||692 (55.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||449 (35.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||114 ( 9.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$84,422|
|Average Home Value||$97,977|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.76%|
|Per Capita Income||3.7%|
The table below compares Gowanda 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||# 514||57th|
|Population Density||# 481||60th|
|Diversity Index||# 538||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 1031||14th|
|Per Capita Income||# 918||23rd|
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