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The Village of Horseheads had a population of 6,641 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Horseheads is located at latitude 42.167 and longitude -76.8205 in Chemung County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Horseheads encompass a land area of 3.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Chemung County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 896 feet.
The Village of Horseheads (GNIS ID: 2390905) 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 Horseheads: Fairport.
|Total Population||6,641 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,548 (98.6%)|
|Population in Families||4,737 (71.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||93 ( 1.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$52,187|
|Average Household Income||$65,314|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$31,035|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,429 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,865 (54.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,291 (37.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||273 ( 8.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$115,784|
|Average Home Value||$130,483|
|Housing Affordability Index3||209|
|Average Household Size||2.07|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.43%|
|Per Capita Income||1.54%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.18%|
The table below compares Horseheads to the other 1,195 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 289||76th|
|Population Density||# 480||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 917||23rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 804||67th|
|Per Capita Income||# 694||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 737||38th|
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