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Brushton, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Brushton had a population of 482 as of July 1, 2017. Brushton ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Brushton is located at latitude 44.8307 and longitude -74.5119 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Brushton (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 420 feet.

The Village of Brushton (GNIS ID: 2391567) 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.

The Village of Brushton is located within Town of Moira, a minor civil division (MCD) of Franklin County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Brushton: Brushs Mills.

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


Total Population 482
Daytime Population: Workers 24
Daytime Population: Residents 292
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 316
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.66
Population in Households 482
Population in Familes 375
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,744
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $35,776
Average Household Income $56,884
Per Capita Income $23,209


Total Housing Units 243 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 155 (63.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 60 (24.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 28 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $87,727
Average Home Value $116,129


Total Households 215
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 135
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 0.23% -0.04%
Households 0.19% -0.09%
Families 1.87% -0.15%
Median Household Income   1.92%
Per Capita Income   2.68%

Brushton, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brushton 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 # 1037 13th
Population Density # 475 60th
Diversity Index # 1171 2nd
Median Household Income # 1163 3rd
Per Capita Income # 1009 16th

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