Steuben County NY Information


Steuben County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 97,532
Population in Households 95,789
Population in Familes 75,219
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,743
Population Density1 70
Diversity Index2 14


Median Household Income $50,679
Average Household Income $67,385
Per Capita Income $27,690


Total Housing Units 49,457 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 29,044 (58.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,830 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,583 (19.4%)
Median Home Value $97,584
Average Home Value $131,123


Total Households 39,874
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 25,298
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 -0.18% -0.46%
Households -0.14% -0.43%
Families -0.31% -0.53%
Median Household Income   2.93%
Per Capita Income   3.62%


Steuben County NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Steuben 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 # 30 53rd
Population Density # 48 24th
Diversity Index # 53 16th
Median Household Income # 45 29th
Per Capita Income # 40 37th

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