Allegany County Census

 

People QuickFacts Allegany County New York
Population, 2011 estimate     48,778 19,465,197
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base     48,946 19,378,104
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2011     -0.30% 0.4%
Population, 2010     48,946 19,378,102
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2011      5.3% 6.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2011      21.2% 22.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2011      15.5% 13.7%
Female persons, percent, 2011      49.5% 51.5%
     
White persons, percent, 2011 (a)      96.2% 71.5%
Black persons, percent, 2011 (a)      1.3% 17.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2011 (a)      0.3% 1.0%
Asian persons, percent, 2011 (a)     1.0% 7.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander persons, percent, 2011 (a)      Z 0.1%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2011      1.1% 2.2%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent, 2011 (b)      1.4% 18.0%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2011      95.1% 58.0%
     
Living in same house 1 year & over, 2006-2010     84.0% 88.3%
Foreign born persons, percent,  2006-2010     1.90% 21.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2006-2010     4.0% 29.2%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2006-2010     88.3% 84.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2006-2010     18.6% 32.1%
Veterans, 2006-2010     4,521 1,025,496
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2006-2010     21.2 31.3
     
Housing units, 2011     26,282 8,119,364
Homeownership rate, 2006-2010     75.6% 55.2%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2006-2010     11.7% 50.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2006-2010     $66,100 $303,900
Households, 2006-2010     18,987 7,205,740
Persons per household, 2006-2010     2.35 2.59
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2010 dollars) 2006-2010     $20,058 $30,948
Median household income 2006-2010     $41,305 $55,603
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2006-2010     16.5% 14.2%
     
Business QuickFacts Allegany County New York
Private nonfarm establishments, 2010     794 519,504
Private nonfarm employment, 2010     12,599 7,266,189
Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2000-2010     7.8 -1.2
Nonemployer establishments, 2010     2,654 1,575,780
     
Total number of firms, 2007     3,326 1,956,733
Black-owned firms, percent, 2007     F 10.4%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007     S 0.7%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007     S 10.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007     F 0.1%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007     S 9.9%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2007     29.3% 30.4%
     
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)     965,927 162,720,173
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)     51,358 313,461,904
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)     276,686 230,718,065
Retail sales per capita, 2007     $5,626 $11,879
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)     40,159 39,813,499
Building permits, 2011      50 22,575
     
Geography QuickFacts Allegany County New York
Land area in square miles, 2010     1,029.31 47,126.40
Persons per square mile, 2010     47.6 411.2
FIPS Code     3 36
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area     None  
(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.
(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.
FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data
NA: Not available
D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information
X: Not applicable
S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards
Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown
F: Fewer than 100 firms
Source: US Census Bureau State & County QuickFacts