Madison County vs. Cortland County

Madison County (NY)Cortland County (NY)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)70,79547,823
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-3.6%-3.0%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)73,45149,294
Population, Census, April 1, 201073,44249,336
Persons under 5 years, percent4.6%5.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent19.0%19.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent18.3%16.5%
Female persons, percent50.7%51.1%
White alone, percent94.8%94.6%
Black or African American alone, percent1.9%2.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.8%0.4%
Asian alone, percent0.9%1.1%
Two or More Races, percent1.6%1.9%
Hispanic or Latino, percent2.3%2.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent93.0%92.5%
Veterans, 2014-20184,8052,772
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20182.6%2.0%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)32,39420,805
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201876.7%66.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$131,800$118,100
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,320$1,270
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$530$570
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$771$764
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201317.6%28.9%
Building permits, 20188693
Households, 2014-201826,02617,685
Persons per household, 2014-20182.542.52
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201889.2%85.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20184.3%3.3%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201886.7%85.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201880.7%71.6%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201891.2%90.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201827.0%26.9%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20188.8%9.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent5.0%4.2%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201859.6%61.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201855.5%58.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)86,433100,992
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)272,935231,622
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)885,470711,373
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)745,482694,401
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$10,299$14,036
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201823.420.9
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$60,228$54,489
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$28,925$26,979
Persons in poverty, percent10.8%16.9%
Total employer establishments, 20171,4021,029
Total employment, 201717,65515,006
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)645,026508,546
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20172.1%-3.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20174,2672,368
All firms, 20125,1053,063
Men-owned firms, 20122,5371,867
Women-owned firms, 20121,995821
Minority-owned firms, 2012146108
Nonminority-owned firms, 20124,7322,814
Veteran-owned firms, 2012652490
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20124,2112,340
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, 200723.6%0.0%
Population per square mile, 2010112.298.9
Land area in square miles, 2010654.84498.76

Source: United States Census Bureau

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