Cortland County vs. Chenango County

Cortland County (NY)Chenango County (NY)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)47,82347,536
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-3.0%-5.9%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)49,29450,511
Population, Census, April 1, 201049,33650,477
Persons under 5 years, percent5.3%5.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent19.3%20.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent16.5%20.4%
Female persons, percent51.1%49.9%
White alone, percent94.6%96.4%
Black or African American alone, percent2.0%1.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.4%0.4%
Asian alone, percent1.1%0.7%
Two or More Races, percent1.9%1.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent2.7%2.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent92.5%94.6%
Veterans, 2014-20182,7723,612
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20182.0%1.5%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)20,80525,790
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201866.2%74.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$118,100$97,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,270$1,140
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$570$472
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$764$667
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201328.9%15.1%
Building permits, 201893160
Households, 2014-201817,68520,616
Persons per household, 2014-20182.522.31
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201885.5%88.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20183.3%3.7%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201885.0%85.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201871.6%76.8%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201890.7%88.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201826.9%18.3%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20189.2%14.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent4.2%5.1%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201861.8%58.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201858.5%55.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)100,99234,655
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)231,622158,556
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)711,3731,661,388
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)694,401512,817
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$14,036$10,270
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201820.924.3
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$54,489$50,595
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$26,979$26,717
Persons in poverty, percent16.9%15.1%
Total employer establishments, 20171,029916
Total employment, 201715,00613,853
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)508,546636,754
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-3.0%-2.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20172,3682,725
All firms, 20123,0633,265
Men-owned firms, 20121,8671,791
Women-owned firms, 20128211,075
Minority-owned firms, 201210884
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,8143,050
Veteran-owned firms, 2012490252
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20122,3402,809
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, 20070.0%25.4%
Population per square mile, 201098.956.5
Land area in square miles, 2010498.76893.55

Source: United States Census Bureau

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