Genesee County NY Information


Genesee County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 59,128
Daytime Population: Workers 26,029
Daytime Population: Residents 28,389
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 54,418
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 57,177
Population in Familes 45,806
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,951
Population Density2 120
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $52,333
Average Household Income $65,980
Per Capita Income $26,407


Total Housing Units 25,589 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,623 (65.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,811 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,155 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $116,775
Average Home Value $134,520


Total Households 23,434
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 15,406
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 -0.22% -0.36%
Households -0.17% -0.34%
Families -0.34% -0.44%
Median Household Income   0.51%
Per Capita Income   1.97%


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, 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 # 44 31st
Population Density # 31 52nd
Diversity Index # 39 40th
Median Household Income # 32 50th
Per Capita Income # 39 39th

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