Madison County NY Information


Madison County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 72,927
Population in Households 68,337
Population in Familes 54,238
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,590
Population Density1 111
Diversity Index2 15


Median Household Income $57,153
Average Household Income $77,763
Per Capita Income $30,865


Total Housing Units 31,757 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20,799 (65.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,786 (21.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,172 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $141,371
Average Home Value $189,980


Total Households 27,585
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 18,040
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 -0.09% -0.19%
Households -0.07% -0.25%
Families -0.24% -0.35%
Median Household Income   2.72%
Per Capita Income   3.25%


Madison County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Madison 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 # 37 42nd
Population Density # 34 47th
Diversity Index # 51 19th
Median Household Income # 19 71st
Per Capita Income # 23 65th

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