Allegany County vs. Potter County

Allegany County (NY)Potter County (PA)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)46,43016,622
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-5.1%-4.7%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)48,91717,449
Population, Census, April 1, 201048,94617,457
Persons under 5 years, percent5.2%5.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent20.2%20.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent19.0%24.1%
Female persons, percent49.2%50.2%
White alone, percent95.6%97.5%
Black or African American alone, percent1.4%0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.3%0.4%
Asian alone, percent1.3%0.4%
Two or More Races, percent1.4%0.9%
Hispanic or Latino, percent1.7%1.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent94.3%96.5%
Veterans, 2014-20183,6541,524
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20182.5%1.0%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)26,38812,976
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201875.1%77.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$73,900$105,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$993$1,065
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$451$419
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$645$683
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201312.0%5.9%
Building permits, 20184214
Households, 2014-201818,0096,523
Persons per household, 2014-20182.342.55
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201887.7%89.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20185.0%2.5%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201883.4%82.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201872.6%74.8%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201890.0%88.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201820.2%15.5%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201811.2%13.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent5.9%7.0%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201855.3%51.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201852.8%46.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)50,02712,293
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)119,77188,277
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)841,77069,507
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)271,076152,717
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$5,606$8,688
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201821.725.6
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$47,033$42,821
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$23,030$24,087
Persons in poverty, percent17.0%14.8%
Total employer establishments, 2017761372
Total employment, 201711,8444,472
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)400,507170,853
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20170.6%3.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20172,4581,256
All firms, 20122,7101,443
Men-owned firms, 20121,454894
Women-owned firms, 2012920336
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,4271,388
Veteran-owned firms, 201224493
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20122,2981,183
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200729.3%26.0%
Population per square mile, 201047.616.1
Land area in square miles, 20101,029.311,081.32

Source: United States Census Bureau

About this page: Side-by-side comparison between Allegany county (NY) and Potter county (PA) using the main population, demographic, and social indicators from the United States Census Bureau.