Ogdensburg, NY Profile: Facts & Data


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Ogdensburg, New York - Basic Facts

The City of Ogdensburg had a population of 11,103 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Ogdensburg is located at latitude 44.6942 and longitude -75.4863 in St. Lawrence County. The formal boundaries for the City of Ogdensburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.96 sq. miles and a water area of 3.18 sq. miles. St. Lawrence County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 295 feet.

The City of Ogdensburg (GNIS ID: 979301) 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 Ogdensburg: Maple City, Ogdenburg Village, Ogdensberg, Ogdensburgh, O-swa-gatch, O-swe-gatch-ie, Sewé:katsi, Soegasti, Sweegassie, Swegaachey, Swegage, Swegatchie, Swegatsky.

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


Total Population 11,103
Population in Households 9,489
Population in Familes 7,106
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,614
Population Density2 2,241
Diversity Index3 30


Median Household Income $38,068
Average Household Income $53,645
Per Capita Income $19,757


Total Housing Units 4,417 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,602 (58.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,343 (30.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 472 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $78,712
Average Home Value $118,419


Total Households 3,945
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 2,365
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 -0.03% -0.26%
Households -0.38% -0.36%
Families -0.59% -0.49%
Median Household Income   3.61%
Per Capita Income   3.2%

Ogdensburg, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ogdensburg 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 # 177 85th
Population Density # 393 67th
Diversity Index # 476 61st
Median Household Income # 1141 5th
Per Capita Income # 1166 3rd

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