Orleans County vs. Monroe County

Orleans County (NY)Monroe County (NY)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)40,612742,474
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-5.3%-0.3%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)42,883744,399
Population, Census, April 1, 201042,883744,344
Persons under 5 years, percent5.1%5.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent19.3%20.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent17.9%17.2%
Female persons, percent50.1%51.7%
White alone, percent90.0%76.9%
Black or African American alone, percent6.6%16.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.8%0.4%
Asian alone, percent0.6%3.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.1%0.1%
Two or More Races, percent2.0%2.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent4.9%9.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent86.2%70.3%
Veterans, 2014-20183,25235,244
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20183.0%8.6%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)18,598329,190
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201875.6%63.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$95,600$144,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,224$1,403
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$566$611
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$723$902
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201317.4%30.4%
Building permits, 2018171,433
Households, 2014-201816,333300,796
Persons per household, 2014-20182.332.38
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201889.3%84.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20185.4%13.6%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201885.3%88.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201877.9%81.7%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201887.1%90.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201815.9%37.7%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201812.5%10.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent5.6%4.7%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201856.3%64.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201851.7%60.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)28,3681,300,272
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)96,0405,819,836
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)764,56014,610,337
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)130,4306,131,557
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)252,3979,494,134
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$5,892$12,696
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201825.020.2
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$51,843$57,479
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$25,261$32,502
Persons in poverty, percent12.6%14.4%
Total employer establishments, 201766517,739
Total employment, 20178,315359,314
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)273,76416,464,562
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20172.1%0.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20171,83245,766
All firms, 20122,27555,997
Men-owned firms, 20121,35731,240
Women-owned firms, 201266720,290
Minority-owned firms, 2012999,891
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,09744,114
Veteran-owned firms, 20121574,433
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20121,94549,152
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%6.3%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%3.5%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%2.7%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200725.5%31.2%
Population per square mile, 2010109.61,132.6
Land area in square miles, 2010391.26657.21

Source: United States Census Bureau

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