Chautauqua County, New York Population 2018

Chautauqua County, New York's estimated population is 129,046 with a growth rate of -2.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chautauqua County, New York is the 23rd largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017129,046-2,702-2.05%
2016131,7482,1101.63%
2016129,638-1,118-0.86%
2015130,756-1,136-0.86%
2014131,892-1,004-0.76%
2013132,896-437-0.33%
2012133,333-887-0.66%
2011134,220-507-0.38%
2010134,727-7,168-5.05%
1990141,895-5,030-3.42%
1980146,925-380-0.26%
1970147,3051,9281.33%
1960145,37710,1887.54%
1950135,18911,6099.39%
1940123,580-2,877-2.28%
1930126,45711,1099.63%
1920115,34810,2229.72%
1910105,12616,81219.04%
190088,31413,11217.44%
189075,2029,86015.09%
188065,3426,01510.14%
187059,3279051.55%
186058,4227,92915.70%
185050,4932,5185.25%
184047,97513,30438.37%
183034,67122,103175.87%
182012,5680.00%

Chautauqua County, New York Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White122,325
Black or African American3,465
Two or More Races2,361
Some Other Race2,165
Asian812
American Indian and Alaska Native511
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander109

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Chautauqua County, New York Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Chautauqua County, New York Median Age

42


Total

40.4


Male

43.4


Female

Chautauqua County, New York Adults

There are 104,213 adults, (23,715 of which are seniors) in Chautauqua County, New York.

Chautauqua County, New York Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Chautauqua County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

66,655

50.59%

Male

65,093

49.41%

Chautauqua County, New York Households and Families

Chautauqua County, New York Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chautauqua County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.6%12.4%
All70%30%
Male60.5%39.5%
Non Family56.3%43.7%
Female49.6%50.4%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chautauqua County, New York Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All52,7182.3870
Married24,0623.0187.6
Non Family19,9681.2656.3
Female6,2253.2849.6
Male2,4633.0360.5

2.97

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chautauqua County, New York Households

Chautauqua County, New York Education

Chautauqua County, New York Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,6784.08%
9th to 12th Grade6,9687.72%
High School Graduate32,31035.81%
Some College16,85518.68%
Associates Degree11,61812.88%
Bachelors Degree10,22011.33%
Graduate Degree8,5869.52%

Chautauqua County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White82,59074,40217,894
Hispanic4,5582,865372
Black1,7331,225258
Other Race1,12068797
Multiple Races66855493
Asian480325140
Native American35629951
Islander4539

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.09%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.17%.

Chautauqua County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,705$37,181$25,131
Less Than High School$16,739$19,337$13,327
High School Grad$27,634$34,681$20,583
Some College$29,945$37,118$24,070
Bachelors Degree$39,161$45,621$32,076
Graduate Degree$51,994$57,434$50,238

$30,705

Average Earnings

$37,181

Average Male

$25,131

Average Female

Chautauqua County, New York Language

Chautauqua County, New York Language by Age

Chautauqua County, New York Language

92.20% of Chautauqua County, New York residents speak only English, while 7.80% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.78% of the population.

Chautauqua County, New York Poverty

Chautauqua County, New York Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White111,76618,02016.12%
Hispanic8,6994,17047.94%
Black2,5641,27049.53%
Other1,88091748.78%
Multiple2,24691440.69%
Asian65521532.82%
Native49219439.43%
Islander6669.09%

19.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.01%

Male Poverty Rate

20.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chautauqua County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chautauqua County, New York is Black, with 49.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chautauqua County, New York is Islander, with 9.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.91%.

Chautauqua County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.29%
High School16.92%
Some College11.68%
Bachelors or Greater5.22%

Chautauqua County, New York Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.32%
Male Unemployed37.31%
Female Employed10.52%
Male Employed7.05%

Chautauqua County, New York Income

Chautauqua County, New York Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,211$55,820
Families$55,428$66,902
Married Families$66,307$77,221
Non Families$25,357$35,286

Chautauqua County, New York Marital Status

Chautauqua County, New York Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Chautauqua County, New York Married by Age and Sex

Chautauqua County, New York Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Chautauqua County, New York Marital Status by Race

Chautauqua County, New York Veterans

Chautauqua County, New York Veterans by War

9,697

Number of Veterans

9,269

Male Veterans

428

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,724
Korea1,178
First Gulf War1,170
Second Gulf War1,068
World War II551

Chautauqua County, New York Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,652
75+2,501
35 to 542,053
55 to 641,792
18 to 34699

Chautauqua County, New York Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9,3629.56%
Hispanic1903.24%
Black1325.07%
2 or More9310.45%
Indian5612.93%
Other503.18%
Asian40.62%

Chautauqua County, New York Veterans by Education

8.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chautauqua County, New York Employment Status

Chautauqua County, New York Employment by Age

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Chautauqua County, New York Employment by Race

Chautauqua County, New York Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Chautauqua County, New York

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jamestown3116029775-1385-4.44%
Dunkirk1254911940-609-4.85%
Fredonia1124210639-603-5.36%
Westfield32243054-170-5.27%
Lakewood29892872-117-3.91%
Silver Creek26562516-140-5.27%
Falconer24202295-125-5.17%
Mayville17041654-50-2.93%
Brocton14831426-57-3.84%
Celoron11011047-54-4.90%
Sherman730693-37-5.07%
Forestville698663-35-5.01%
Cassadaga641611-30-4.68%
Sinclairville588558-30-5.10%
Panama479450-29-6.05%
Cherry Creek461440-21-4.56%
Bemus Point367355-12-3.27%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990