Southport, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Southport, New York - Basic Facts

The Southport Census Designated Place had a population of 7,146 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Southport is located at latitude 42.0647 and longitude -76.8225 in Chemung County. The formal boundaries for the Southport Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.24 sq. miles. Chemung County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 889 feet.

The Southport Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390328) 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.

The Southport Census Designated Place is located within Town of Southport, a minor civil division (MCD) of Chemung County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Southport population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Southport, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,146
Daytime Population: Workers 1,776
Daytime Population: Residents 4,036
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,812
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 7,131
Population in Familes 5,399
Population in Group Qrtrs 15
Population Density2 1,121
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $41,517
Average Household Income $54,412
Per Capita Income $23,922


Total Housing Units 3,301 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,129 (64.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,001 (30.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 171 ( 5.2%)
Median Home Value $78,980
Average Home Value $106,482


Total Households 3,130
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 1,911
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.18% -0.32%
Households -0.21% -0.38%
Families -0.45% -0.51%
Median Household Income   0.21%
Per Capita Income   2.04%

Southport, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Southport to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 258 79th
Population Density # 665 44th
Diversity Index # 753 37th
Median Household Income # 1056 12th
Per Capita Income # 970 19th

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