Cayuga County, New York Population 2024

73,412

Cayuga County, New York's estimated 2024 population is 73,412 with a growth rate of -1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cayuga County, New York is the 36th largest county in New York. The 2010 population was 79,905 and has seen a growth of -8.13% since that time.

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202969,447-793-1.13%
202870,240-793-1.12%
202771,033-793-1.1%
202671,826-793-1.09%
202572,619-793-1.08%
202473,412-793-1.07%
202374,205-793-1.06%
202274,998-793-1.05%
202175,791-407-0.53%
202076,198-252-0.33%
201976,450-671-0.87%
201877,121-374-0.48%
201777,495-201-0.26%
201677,696-627-0.8%
201578,323-459-0.58%
201478,782-330-0.42%
201379,112-412-0.52%
201279,524-183-0.23%
201179,707-198-0.25%
201079,905
199082,3132,4193.03%
198079,8942,4553.17%
197077,4393,4974.73%
196073,9423,8065.43%
195070,1364,6287.06%
194065,5087571.17%
193064,751-470-0.72%
192065,221-1,885-2.81%
191067,1068721.32%
190066,2349321.43%
189065,3022210.34%
188065,0815,5319.29%
187059,5503,7836.78%
186055,7673090.56%
185055,4585,12010.17%
184050,3382,3904.98%
183047,9489,05123.27%
182038,8979,05430.34%
181029,84313,93687.61%
180015,907-53,540-77.09%
showing: 40 rows
2024 Growth Rate
-1.07% (-793)
County Website
Cayuga County
County Seat
2010 Population
79,905
Area
692 mi²
Density
106 people/mi²
Growth Since 2010
-8.13% (-6,493)
Founded
1799

Cayuga County, New York Population 2024

Population by Race

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White68,24289.59%
Two or more races3,5004.59%
Black or African American2,6253.45%
Other race1,0871.43%
Asian5750.75%
Native American1340.18%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander80.01%
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Cayuga County, New York Population by Race

Cayuga County, New York Population Pyramid 2024

Cayuga County, New York Median Age

43.4

Total

41.9

Male

45.2

Female

Cayuga County, New York Adults

There are 61,361 adults, (15,272 of whom are seniors) in Cayuga County, New York.

Cayuga County, New York Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Cayuga County, New York Sex Ratio

Female37,02848.61%
Male39,14351.39%

Cayuga County, New York Population by Age

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

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All30,9102.347030
Married13,303389.310.7
Non Family12,1941.2553.746.3
Female3,4783.0754.545.5
Male1,9353.468.531.5
showing: 5 rows

2.91

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Cayuga County, New York Households and Families

Male

Female

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

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

Cayuga County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.22%.

Cayuga County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

$46,499

Average Earnings

$53,165

Average Male

$38,867

Average Female

Cayuga County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cayuga County, New York Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Cayuga County, New York Language

96.01% of Cayuga County, New York residents speak only English, while 3.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.77% of the population.

Cayuga County, New York Language

Cayuga County, New York Poverty by Race

rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White65,4248,24412.6%
Multiple3,41971020.77%
Hispanic1,97043622.13%
Other82429836.17%
Black1,25226921.49%
Asian549529.47%
Native10587.62%
showing: 7 rows

13.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.03%

Male Poverty Rate

14.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cayuga County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cayuga County, New York is Other, with 36.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cayuga County, New York is Native, with 7.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.06%.

Cayuga County, New York Poverty

rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.12%
High School13.51%
Some College10.25%
Bachelors or Greater4.69%
showing: 4 rows

Cayuga County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed30.73%
Male Unemployed21.32%
Female Employed6.22%
Male Employed4.37%
showing: 4 rows

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

Cayuga County, New York Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Cayuga County, New York Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Cayuga County, New York Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Cayuga 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 55-64.

Cayuga County, New York Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Cayuga County, New York Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

4,727

Number of Veterans

4,438

Male Veterans

289

Female Veterans

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Cayuga County, New York Veterans by War

count

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Cayuga County, New York Veterans by Age

count

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Cayuga County, New York Veterans by Race

Cayuga County, New York Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

10.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cayuga County, New York Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

57.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Cayuga County, New York Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Cayuga County, New York Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Cayuga County, New York Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

86.34%

Born in Cayuga County, New York

97.67%

Native Born

2.33%

Foreign Born

1.1%

Non Citizen

1.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.67% of Cayuga County, New York residents were born in the United States, with 86.34% having been born in New York. 1.1% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Cayuga County, New York Place of Birth

Sources