Genesee County NY Information


Genesee County Subdivisions

Genesee County NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 59,405
Population in Households 57,438
Population in Familes 46,277
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,967
Population Density1 121
Diversity Index2 22


Median Household Income $54,889
Average Household Income $70,193
Per Capita Income $28,062


Total Housing Units 25,589 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,809 (65.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,722 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,058 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $120,510
Average Home Value $138,639


Total Households 23,531
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 15,452
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 -0.14% -0.28%
Households -0.1% -0.25%
Families -0.26% -0.35%
Median Household Income   2.72%
Per Capita Income   3.27%


Genesee County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Genesee County to the other 62 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 44 31st
Population Density # 31 52nd
Diversity Index # 39 39th
Median Household Income # 27 58th
Per Capita Income # 36 44th

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