Fulton County NY Information


Fulton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 55,943
Daytime Population: Workers 20,495
Daytime Population: Residents 30,864
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 51,359
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 54,541
Population in Familes 41,720
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,402
Population Density2 113
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $46,041
Average Household Income $61,290
Per Capita Income $24,755


Total Housing Units 28,924 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,600 (53.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,815 (23.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,509 (22.5%)
Median Home Value $118,711
Average Home Value $147,894


Total Households 22,415
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 14,158
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 0.1% -0.04%
Households -0.09% -0.11%
Families -0.26% -0.22%
Median Household Income   0.8%
Per Capita Income   1.95%


Fulton County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fulton County to the other 62 counties and county equivalents 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 # 45 29th
Population Density # 33 48th
Diversity Index # 48 24th
Median Household Income # 55 13th
Per Capita Income # 51 19th

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