Penn Yan, NY Profile: Facts & Data


Penn Yan Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Penn Yan Content

Also See: Penn Yan, NY ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Penn Yan, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Penn Yan had a population of 5,094 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Penn Yan is located at latitude 42.6609 and longitude -77.0539 in Yates County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Penn Yan (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Yates County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 728 feet.

The Village of Penn Yan (GNIS ID: 2391057) 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 Penn Yan is located within Town of Milo, a minor civil division (MCD) of Yates County.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Penn Yan 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Penn Yan (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. New York Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. New York Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a New York Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


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


Total Population 5,094
Population in Households 4,911
Population in Familes 3,689
Population in Group Qrtrs 183
Population Density2 2,139
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $39,585
Average Household Income $54,520
Per Capita Income $23,804


Total Housing Units 2,395 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,215 (50.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 956 (39.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 224 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $120,485
Average Home Value $166,509


Total Households 2,171
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 1,227
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 -0.15% -0.29%
Households -0.16% -0.28%
Families 0.2% -0.41%
Median Household Income   2.63%
Per Capita Income   3.26%

Penn Yan, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Penn Yan 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 # 343 71st
Population Density # 406 66th
Diversity Index # 728 39th
Median Household Income # 1115 7th
Per Capita Income # 1029 14th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

New York Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare New York July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: