Sullivan County vs. Wayne County

Sullivan County (NY)Wayne County (PA)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)75,49851,276
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-2.6%-3.0%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)77,50452,850
Population, Census, April 1, 201077,54752,822
Persons under 5 years, percent5.7%4.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent21.2%16.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent18.9%24.2%
Female persons, percent48.5%47.0%
White alone, percent84.7%94.3%
Black or African American alone, percent9.9%3.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.7%0.3%
Asian alone, percent1.7%0.7%
Two or More Races, percent2.9%1.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent16.6%4.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent71.2%90.3%
Veterans, 2014-20184,5554,565
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20189.4%2.9%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)50,94232,403
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201867.7%80.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$169,500$181,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,629$1,369
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$675$530
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$876$816
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201317.9%5.9%
Building permits, 2018352122
Households, 2014-201827,89018,739
Persons per household, 2014-20182.562.54
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201889.3%90.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201814.9%4.6%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201884.2%85.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201878.2%77.1%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201886.2%89.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201823.2%20.4%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201811.7%13.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent6.5%7.6%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201858.2%51.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201856.8%50.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)139,639144,575
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)412,034187,997
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)354,034104,108
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)771,510711,105
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$10,047$13,687
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201830.629.1
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$56,256$54,851
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$29,292$26,570
Persons in poverty, percent16.2%13.0%
Total employer establishments, 20171,9311,314
Total employment, 201719,98312,410
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)703,965447,056
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-1.2%-0.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20175,6473,821
All firms, 20127,1285,270
Men-owned firms, 20124,1303,336
Women-owned firms, 20122,1051,043
Minority-owned firms, 20121,022179
Nonminority-owned firms, 20125,7544,893
Veteran-owned firms, 2012650653
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20126,1444,239
Black-owned firms, percent, 20074.1%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20073.3%0.0%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20075.4%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%26.8%
Population per square mile, 201080.172.8
Land area in square miles, 2010968.13725.60

Source: United States Census Bureau

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