Utica, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Utica, New York - Basic Facts

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The City of Utica had a population of 64,252 as of July 1, 2017. Utica ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Utica is located at latitude 43.0964 and longitude -75.226 in Oneida County. The formal boundaries for the City of Utica (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0.26 sq. miles. Oneida County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 456 feet.

The City of Utica (GNIS ID: 979575) 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Utica population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Utica: Fort Schuyler, Iotékha, Nundadasis, Old Fort Schuyler, Tevadahahtodague, Twa-dah-ah-lo-dah-que, Unungagages, Yanundadasis.

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


Total Population 64,252
Daytime Population: Workers 34,828
Daytime Population: Residents 39,209
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 74,037
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.15
Population in Households 61,274
Population in Familes 45,535
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,978
Population Density2 3,834
Diversity Index3 66


Median Household Income $32,352
Average Household Income $47,807
Per Capita Income $19,923


Total Housing Units 28,413 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,677 (41.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 13,697 (48.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,039 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $88,585
Average Home Value $116,326


Total Households 25,374
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 14,081
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 0.44% 0.23%
Households 0.26% 0.13%
Families 0.04% 0.0%
Median Household Income   -0.54%
Per Capita Income   1.49%

Utica, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Utica to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 11 99th
Population Density # 201 83rd
Diversity Index # 106 91st
Median Household Income # 1176 2nd
Per Capita Income # 1144 4th

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