Cayuga County vs. Cortland County

Cayuga County (NY)Cortland County (NY)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)77,14547,823
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-3.6%-3.0%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)80,01749,294
Population, Census, April 1, 201080,02649,336
Persons under 5 years, percent5.0%5.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent19.6%19.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent19.1%16.5%
Female persons, percent48.8%51.1%
White alone, percent92.2%94.6%
Black or African American alone, percent4.5%2.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.5%0.4%
Asian alone, percent0.6%1.1%
Two or More Races, percent2.2%1.9%
Hispanic or Latino, percent3.0%2.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent90.0%92.5%
Veterans, 2014-20185,3342,772
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20182.3%2.0%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)37,15820,805
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201871.0%66.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$123,000$118,100
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,253$1,270
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$545$570
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$747$764
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201320.2%28.9%
Building permits, 201811693
Households, 2014-201831,25117,685
Persons per household, 2014-20182.352.52
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201886.8%85.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20184.4%3.3%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201885.6%85.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201877.3%71.6%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201887.7%90.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201822.3%26.9%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201810.4%9.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent5.1%4.2%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201859.9%61.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201858.8%58.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)89,502100,992
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)302,361231,622
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)1,065,669711,373
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)874,692694,401
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$10,995$14,036
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201822.920.9
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$56,579$54,489
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$29,022$26,979
Persons in poverty, percent13.0%16.9%
Total employer establishments, 20171,6011,029
Total employment, 201719,03115,006
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)732,826508,546
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-4.8%-3.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20174,2612,368
All firms, 20124,9713,063
Men-owned firms, 20123,0401,867
Women-owned firms, 20121,511821
Minority-owned firms, 2012188108
Nonminority-owned firms, 20124,5632,814
Veteran-owned firms, 2012439490
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20124,2102,340
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, 200720.5%0.0%
Population per square mile, 2010115.798.9
Land area in square miles, 2010691.58498.76

Source: United States Census Bureau

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