Cortland County vs. Madison County

Cortland County (NY)Madison County (NY)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)47,82370,795
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-3.0%-3.6%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)49,29473,451
Population, Census, April 1, 201049,33673,442
Persons under 5 years, percent5.3%4.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent19.3%19.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent16.5%18.3%
Female persons, percent51.1%50.7%
White alone, percent94.6%94.8%
Black or African American alone, percent2.0%1.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.4%0.8%
Asian alone, percent1.1%0.9%
Two or More Races, percent1.9%1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent2.7%2.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent92.5%93.0%
Veterans, 2014-20182,7724,805
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20182.0%2.6%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)20,80532,394
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201866.2%76.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$118,100$131,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,270$1,320
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$570$530
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$764$771
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201328.9%17.6%
Building permits, 20189386
Households, 2014-201817,68526,026
Persons per household, 2014-20182.522.54
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201885.5%89.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20183.3%4.3%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201885.0%86.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201871.6%80.7%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201890.7%91.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201826.9%27.0%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20189.2%8.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent4.2%5.0%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201861.8%59.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201858.5%55.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)100,99286,433
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)231,622272,935
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)711,373885,470
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)694,401745,482
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$14,036$10,299
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201820.923.4
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$54,489$60,228
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$26,979$28,925
Persons in poverty, percent16.9%10.8%
Total employer establishments, 20171,0291,402
Total employment, 201715,00617,655
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)508,546645,026
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-3.0%2.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20172,3684,267
All firms, 20123,0635,105
Men-owned firms, 20121,8672,537
Women-owned firms, 20128211,995
Minority-owned firms, 2012108146
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,8144,732
Veteran-owned firms, 2012490652
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20122,3404,211
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%23.6%
Population per square mile, 201098.9112.2
Land area in square miles, 2010498.76654.84

Source: United States Census Bureau

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