The West Elmira Census Designated Place had a population of 4,816 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for West Elmira is located at latitude 42.0877 and longitude -76.8433 in Chemung County. The formal boundaries for the West Elmira Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Chemung County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 886 feet.
The West Elmira Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390468) 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.
|Population in Households||4,794|
|Population in Familes||3,881|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||22|
|Median Household Income||$76,821|
|Average Household Income||$104,481|
|Per Capita Income||$45,454|
|Total Housing Units||2,248 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,730 (77.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||353 (15.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||165 ( 7.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$153,000|
|Average Home Value||$193,053|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.81%|
|Per Capita Income||2.86%|
The table below compares West Elmira 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||# 356||70th|
|Population Density||# 518||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 783||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 445||63rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 297||75th|
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