The City of Lockport had a population of 20,845 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Lockport is located at latitude 43.1694 and longitude -78.6958 in Niagara County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lockport (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Niagara County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 614 feet.
The City of Lockport (GNIS ID: 979164) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lockport: De-o-do-sote, Ta-ga-ote.
|Population in Households||20,395|
|Population in Familes||14,969|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||450|
|Median Household Income||$40,808|
|Average Household Income||$56,464|
|Per Capita Income||$25,155|
|Total Housing Units||10,126 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,219 (51.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,834 (37.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,073 (10.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$88,327|
|Average Home Value||$118,308|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.96%|
|Per Capita Income||2.86%|
The table below compares Lockport to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 77||94th|
|Population Density||# 343||71st|
|Diversity Index||# 427||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 1088||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 949||21st|
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