Cortland County, New York Population 2019

Cortland County, New York's estimated population is 47,786 with a growth rate of -0.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cortland County, New York is the 50th largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201747,786-148-0.31%
201647,934-360-0.75%
201548,294-448-0.92%
201448,742-170-0.35%
201348,912-112-0.23%
201249,024-349-0.71%
201149,373960.19%
201049,2773140.64%
199048,9631430.29%
198048,8202,9266.38%
197045,8944,78111.63%
196041,1133,95510.64%
195037,1583,49010.37%
194033,6681,9596.18%
193031,7092,0847.03%
192029,6253761.29%
191029,2491,6736.07%
190027,576-1,081-3.77%
189028,6572,83210.97%
188025,8256522.59%
187025,173-1,121-4.26%
186026,2941,1544.59%
185025,1405332.17%
184024,6078163.43%
183023,7917,28444.13%
182016,5077,63886.12%
18108,8690.00%

Cortland County, New York Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White45,776
Two or More Races950
Black or African American869
Asian392
Some Other Race258
American Indian and Alaska Native83
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Cortland County, New York Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Cortland County, New York Median Age

36.2


Total

36


Male

36.3


Female

Cortland County, New York Adults

There are 38,848 adults, (7,459 of whom are seniors) in Cortland County, New York.

Cortland County, New York Age Dependency

54

Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Cortland County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

24,891

51.50%

Male

23,443

48.50%

Cortland County, New York Households and Families

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

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Cortland County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
All64.7%35.3%
Male49.8%50.2%
Female48%52%
Non Family44.9%55.1%

64.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cortland County, New York Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,9252.564.7
Married8,2723.1386.6
Non Family6,9231.4344.9
Female1,7143.3948
Male1,0163.1549.8

3.04

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

9.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cortland County, New York Households

Cortland County, New York Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7802.58%
9th to 12th Grade2,0726.86%
High School Graduate10,30834.13%
Some College5,13417.00%
Associates Degree4,04813.40%
Bachelors Degree4,46014.77%
Graduate Degree3,39711.25%

Cortland County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,47925,8167,346
Hispanic683612190
Black44234450
Multiple Races29028190
Asian238217161
Other Race12410955
Native American8383
Islander66

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 67.65%.

Cortland County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,018$41,344$31,180
Less Than High School$24,215$25,854$20,417
High School Grad$30,806$36,329$25,240
Some College$35,471$42,944$29,249
Bachelors Degree$44,916$54,076$38,135
Graduate Degree$56,664$61,389$55,421

$36,018

Average Earnings

$41,344

Average Male

$31,180

Average Female

Cortland County, New York Language

Cortland County, New York Language by Age

Cortland County, New York Language

96.90% of Cortland County, New York residents speak only English, while 3.10% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.68% of the population.

Cortland County, New York Poverty

Cortland County, New York Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White41,6265,86414.09%
Multiple88332236.47%
Hispanic1,17628123.89%
Black67513119.41%
Other218209.17%
Asian36092.50%
Islander66100.00%

14.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.90%

Male Poverty Rate

18.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cortland County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cortland County, New York is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cortland County, New York is Asian, with 2.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.25%.

Cortland County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.40%
High School10.91%
Some College8.84%
Bachelors or Greater4.51%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.87%
Male Unemployed20.69%
Female Employed11.79%
Male Employed6.96%

Cortland County, New York Income

Cortland County, New York Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,451$68,452
Families$68,114$82,821
Married Families$81,321$95,941
Non Families$31,211$39,600

Cortland County, New York Marital Status

Cortland County, New York Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Cortland County, New York Married by Age and Sex

Cortland 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 45To54.

Cortland County, New York Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Cortland County, New York Veterans

Cortland County, New York Veterans by War

2,860

Number of Veterans

2,701

Male Veterans

159

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,077
First Gulf War483
Second Gulf War371
Korea305
World War II107

Cortland County, New York Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74852
35 to 54660
75+605
55 to 64556
18 to 34187

Cortland County, New York Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,8367.66%
Hispanic313.27%
2 or More193.82%
Black50.72%

Cortland County, New York Veterans by Education

7.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cortland County, New York Employment Status

Cortland County, New York Employment by Age

63.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.5%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Cortland County, New York Employment by Race

Cortland County, New York Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cortland County, New York

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cortland1918218795-387-2.02%
Homer32903143-147-4.47%
McGraw1043998-45-4.31%
Marathon916878-38-4.15%
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