Allegany County, New York Population 2020

Allegany County, New York's estimated population is 45,914 with a growth rate of -0.56% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Allegany County, New York is the 52nd largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202045,914-258-0.56%
201946,172-258-0.56%
201846,430-258-0.55%
201746,688-351-0.75%
201647,039-285-0.60%
201547,324-322-0.68%
201447,646-246-0.51%
201347,892-309-0.64%
201248,201-586-1.20%
201148,787-175-0.36%
201048,962-1,508-2.99%
199050,470-1,272-2.46%
198051,7425,28411.37%
197046,4582,4805.64%
196043,9781940.44%
195043,7844,10310.34%
194039,6811,6564.36%
193038,0251,1833.21%
192036,842-4,570-11.04%
191041,412-89-0.21%
190041,501-1,739-4.02%
189043,2401,4303.42%
188041,8109962.44%
187040,814-1,067-2.55%
186041,8814,07310.77%
185037,808-3,167-7.73%
184040,97514,69955.94%
183026,27616,946181.63%
18209,3307,388380.43%
18101,9420.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.56%
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Founded
1806
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Allegany County, New York Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White44,86095.40%
Black or African American6521.39%
Two or More Races5671.21%
Asian5251.12%
Some Other Race2760.59%
American Indian and Alaska Native1330.28%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander120.03%
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Allegany County, New York Population Pyramid 2020

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Allegany County, New York Median Age

38.8


Total

37.7


Male

40.1


Female

Allegany County, New York Adults

There are 37,439 adults, (8,444 of whom are seniors) in Allegany County, New York.

Allegany County, New York Age Dependency

62.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Allegany County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

23,270

49.48%

Male

23,755

50.52%

Allegany County, New York Households and Families

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

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Allegany County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
All75.1%24.9%
Male69.7%30.3%
Non Family63.9%36.1%
Female55.2%44.8%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,0092.3475.1
Married8,6962.9688.4
Non Family6,5041.263.9
Female1,8553.1555.2
Male9542.8169.7

2.88

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Allegany County, New York Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9683.21%
9th to 12th Grade2,0556.81%
High School Graduate11,05236.65%
Some College5,85219.41%
Associates Degree4,12613.68%
Bachelors Degree3,03010.05%
Graduate Degree3,07210.19%
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Allegany County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,35226,4485,802
Asian304291221
Black1508313
Multiple Races13711720
Hispanic12210347
Native American7878
Other Race594324

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 asian people with a rate of 72.70%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,076$40,608$23,316
Less Than High School$24,097$29,490$15,625
High School Grad$28,180$36,250$19,482
Some College$31,589$42,327$21,897
Bachelors Degree$36,210$50,313$27,739
Graduate Degree$54,177$63,816$51,633

$32,076

Average Earnings

$40,608

Average Male

$23,316

Average Female

Allegany County, New York Language

Allegany County, New York Language by Age

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Allegany County, New York Language

94.98% of Allegany County, New York residents speak only English, while 5.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.98% of the population.

Allegany County, New York Poverty

Allegany County, New York Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White40,4336,75116.70%
Hispanic33413540.42%
Asian44011425.91%
Multiple46710923.34%
Black1532415.69%
Other1221613.11%
Native10687.55%

17.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.64%

Male Poverty Rate

18.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allegany County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allegany County, New York is Hispanic, with 40.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allegany County, New York is Native, with 7.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.15%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.89%
High School14.30%
Some College11.96%
Bachelors or Greater4.94%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.93%
Male Unemployed25.60%
Female Employed9.47%
Male Employed6.82%

Allegany County, New York Income

Allegany County, New York Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,033$58,195
Families$57,761$68,046
Married Families$65,929$76,802
Non Families$28,315$38,158
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Allegany County, New York Marital Status

Allegany County, New York Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

46.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Allegany County, New York Married by Age and Sex

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Allegany County, New York Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Allegany County, New York Marital Status by Race

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Allegany County, New York Veterans

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3,654

Number of Veterans

3,436

Male Veterans

218

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,491
First Gulf War562
Korea394
Second Gulf War388
World War II116
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,063
75+871
35 to 54760
55 to 64727
18 to 34233
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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,57910.01%
2 or More3714.57%
Hispanic305.61%
Other2411.11%
Black81.32%
Indian43.60%
Asian20.43%

Allegany County, New York Veterans by Education

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6.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allegany County, New York Employment Status

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55.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

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Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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81.50%

Born in New York

97.47%

Native Born

2.53%

Foreign Born

1.37%

Non Citizen

1.16%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.47% of Allegany County, New York residents were born in the United States, with 81.50% having been born in New York. 1.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

  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