Schoharie, NY Profile: Facts & Data


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Schoharie, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Schoharie had a population of 840 as of July 1, 2018. Schoharie ranks in the lower 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 Schoharie is located at latitude 42.6666 and longitude -74.3133 in Schoharie County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Schoharie (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Schoharie County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 600 feet.

The Village of Schoharie (GNIS ID: 2391122) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Schoharie is located within Town of Schoharie, a minor civil division (MCD) of Schoharie County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Schoharie: Brunnen Dorp, Brunnendorf, Fountain Village, Sommersville.

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


Total Population 840
Population in Households 803
Population in Familes 617
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density2 507
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $63,393
Average Household Income $74,190
Per Capita Income $33,571


Total Housing Units 447 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 268 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 131 (29.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 47 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $173,571
Average Home Value $203,346


Total Households 400
Average Household Size 2.01
Family Households 238
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -1.12% -0.31%
Households -1.07% -0.35%
Families 0.9% -0.34%
Median Household Income   1.55%
Per Capita Income   2.06%

Schoharie, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Schoharie 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 876 27th
Population Density # 941 21st
Diversity Index # 1026 14th
Median Household Income # 573 52nd
Per Capita Income # 562 53rd

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