Tompkins County, New York Population 2018

Tompkins County, New York's estimated population is 104,802 with a growth rate of 0.51% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tompkins County, New York is the 28th largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017104,8025340.51%
2016104,268-293-0.28%
2016104,5612780.27%
2015104,283-3-0.00%
2014104,2861430.14%
2013104,1431,0761.04%
2012103,0671,0801.06%
2011101,9872230.22%
2010101,7647,6678.15%
199094,0977,0128.05%
198087,08510,20613.28%
197076,87910,71516.19%
196066,1647,04211.91%
195059,12216,78239.64%
194042,3408502.05%
193041,4906,20517.59%
192035,2851,6384.87%
191033,647-183-0.54%
190033,8309072.75%
189032,923-1,522-4.42%
188034,4451,2673.82%
187033,1781,7695.63%
186031,409-7,337-18.94%
185038,7467982.10%
184037,9481,4033.84%
183036,54515,86476.71%
182020,6810.00%

Tompkins County, New York Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White84,196
Asian10,638
Black or African American4,211
Two or More Races3,795
Some Other Race1,125
American Indian and Alaska Native302
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1

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

Tompkins County, New York Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15%20% Male Population0%5%10%15%20% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Tompkins County, New York Median Age

30.3


Total

28.7


Male

31.9


Female

Tompkins County, New York Adults

There are 88,315 adults, (12,721 of which are seniors) in Tompkins County, New York.

Tompkins County, New York Age Dependency

37.9

Age Dependency Ratio

16.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Tompkins County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

52,983

50.81%

Male

51,285

49.19%

Tompkins County, New York Households and Families

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

Tompkins County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.2%17.8%
All55.3%44.7%
Male53.9%46.1%
Female50.2%49.8%
Non Family33.3%66.7%

55.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tompkins County, New York Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All38,2692.3655.3
Non Family18,1431.6333.3
Married15,5962.9982.2
Female3,3993.1950.2
Male1,1313.1153.9

2.9

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tompkins County, New York Households

Tompkins County, New York Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8031.35%
9th to 12th Grade2,4764.15%
High School Graduate11,88319.92%
Some College7,93513.30%
Associates Degree5,7809.69%
Bachelors Degree13,25422.21%
Graduate Degree17,53529.39%

Tompkins County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50,58748,01825,056
Asian4,1893,9843,592
Hispanic1,9901,8351,027
Black1,8141,511495
Multiple Races1,0711,015471
Other Race489448370
Native American18018042
Islander1

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 85.75%.

Tompkins County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,889$43,414$32,941
Less Than High School$17,194$21,728$14,726
High School Grad$27,608$34,390$24,039
Some College$33,402$38,776$30,920
Bachelors Degree$38,122$49,536$32,045
Graduate Degree$52,603$63,498$47,454

$38,889

Average Earnings

$43,414

Average Male

$32,941

Average Female

Tompkins County, New York Language

Tompkins County, New York Language by Age

Tompkins County, New York Language

86.46% of Tompkins County, New York residents speak only English, while 13.54% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 6.65% of the population.

Tompkins County, New York Poverty

Tompkins County, New York Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White70,44410,51614.93%
Asian10,1774,25941.85%
Hispanic4,1101,37133.36%
Multiple3,4771,17533.79%
Black2,50190336.11%
Other91341445.35%
Native2033416.75%
Islander11100.00%

20.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.49%

Male Poverty Rate

21.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tompkins County, New York

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tompkins County, New York is White, with 14.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.38%.

Tompkins County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.16%
High School14.61%
Some College11.92%
Bachelors or Greater7.06%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.08%
Male Unemployed25.93%
Female Employed11.58%
Male Employed8.44%

Tompkins County, New York Income

Tompkins County, New York Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,133$75,549
Families$76,278$99,548
Married Families$90,940$
Non Families$31,202$45,717

Tompkins County, New York Marital Status

Tompkins County, New York Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.6%

Male Marriage Rate

36.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Tompkins County, New York Married by Age and Sex

Tompkins County, New York Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Tompkins County, New York Marital Status by Race

Tompkins County, New York Veterans

Tompkins County, New York Veterans by War

4,469

Number of Veterans

3,937

Male Veterans

532

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,396
Second Gulf War790
First Gulf War607
Korea407
World War II324

Tompkins County, New York Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,115
75+1,099
35 to 54915
55 to 64701
18 to 34639

Tompkins County, New York Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,9135.46%
2 or More2069.05%
Asian1982.11%
Hispanic1483.76%
Black1484.01%
Indian41.50%

Tompkins County, New York Veterans by Education

5.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tompkins County, New York Employment Status

Tompkins County, New York Employment by Age

58.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Tompkins County, New York Employment by Race

Tompkins County, New York Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Tompkins County, New York

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ithaca30020307567362.45%
Cayuga Heights37303803731.96%
Lansing35473632852.40%
Groton23622372100.42%
Dryden1891208119010.05%
Trumansburg17871819321.79%
Freeville520516-4-0.77%
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