Oneida County NY Information


Oneida County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 236,987
Population in Households 224,108
Population in Familes 176,080
Population in Group Qrtrs 12,879
Population Density1 196
Diversity Index2 37


Median Household Income $51,616
Average Household Income $70,167
Per Capita Income $28,655


Total Housing Units 105,298 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 62,570 (59.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 30,723 (29.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 12,005 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $128,158
Average Home Value $172,301


Total Households 93,293
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 57,721
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 0.11% -0.03%
Households 0.03% -0.1%
Families -0.14% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.72%
Per Capita Income   2.87%


Oneida County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oneida 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 # 16 76th
Population Density # 24 63rd
Diversity Index # 23 65th
Median Household Income # 39 39th
Per Capita Income # 34 47th

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