Steuben County NY Information


Steuben County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 98,393
Daytime Population: Workers 42,569
Daytime Population: Residents 54,365
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 96,934
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 96,650
Population in Familes 75,411
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,743
Population Density2 71
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $47,782
Average Household Income $63,316
Per Capita Income $26,112


Total Housing Units 49,715 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 28,598 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 11,762 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,355 (18.8%)
Median Home Value $96,010
Average Home Value $126,708


Total Households 40,360
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 25,629
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 -0.08% -0.32%
Households 0.01% -0.26%
Families -0.18% -0.37%
Median Household Income   0.96%
Per Capita Income   2.13%


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, 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 # 30 53rd
Population Density # 48 24th
Diversity Index # 53 16th
Median Household Income # 51 19th
Per Capita Income # 42 34th

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