Cayuga County, New York (NY)

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County population in 2012: 79,552 (44% urban, 56% rural); it was 81,963 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 13,799
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 8,568
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 22,005
Renter-occupied apartments: 9,078 (it was 8,553 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

47%

Land area: 693 sq. mi.

Water area: 170.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 115 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Cayuga County: 96.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (41.7%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (13.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (13.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 56%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 39%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Cayuga County, New York:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (91.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (3.8%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
New York median age:  38.0 years
Males: 40,833  (51.8%)
Females: 39,193  (48.2%)

Cayuga County,NY real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Cayuga County:

2.0 people
New York:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,154 ($37,487 in 1999)

This county:

$50154
New York:

$57369

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $562 (lower quartile is $428, upper quartile is $651)
This county:

$562
State:

$992


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $119,800 (it was $72,900 in 2000)
Cayuga:

$119,800
New York:

$277,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $79,800 - $181,700

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $145,920
Here:

$145,920
State:

$328,266

Townhouses or other attached units: $101,547
Here:

$101,547
State:

$477,144

In 2-unit structures: $91,354
Here:

$91,354
State:

$441,340

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $161,984
Here:

$161,984
State:

$551,450

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $743,158
Here:

$743,158
State:

$715,153

Mobile homes: $49,765
Here:

$49,765
State:

$57,967
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,207
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $464

Institutionalized population: 3,499

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Cayuga County, NY map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 113 buildings, average cost: $158,200
  • 2008: 80 buildings, average cost: $144,300
  • 2009: 61 buildings, average cost: $130,000

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,294 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,418 (2.6%)

Cayuga County household income distribution in 2009 Cayuga County home values distribution Cayuga County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.1%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.0% for Black residents, 29.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.9% for American Indian residents, 32.1% for other race residents, 26.0% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.1%
Cayuga County:

13.1%
New York:

16.0%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.7% for Black residents, 30.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.8% for American Indian residents, 33.1% for other race residents, 25.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 42 years old
(Males: 42 years old, Females: 44 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43 years old, Black residents: 46 years old, American Indian residents: 37 years old, Asian residents: 44 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29 years old, Other race residents: 53 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Cayuga County is $472 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $566 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $753 a month.

Cities in this county include: Auburn, Brutus, Owasco, Sterling, Sennett, Aurelius, Fleming, Mentz, Ira, Melrose Park.

Cayuga County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
City or TownHomes measuredLiving AreaBasement
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Best Estimate (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Range (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Best Estimate (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Range (%)
Auburn city40154 - 63028 - 32
Aurelius town1832 - 62619 - 34
Brutus town3653 - 83327 - 40
Cato town1021 - 41912 - 28
Conquest town052 - 113117 - 48
Fleming town3853 - 83327 - 40
Genoa town853 - 103323 - 44
Ira town1563 - 93526 - 44
Ledyard town531 - 52213 - 33
Locke town92012 - 316250 - 74
Mentz town942 - 62718 - 36
Montezuma town584 - 154430 - 56
Moravia town50107 - 144639 - 53
Niles town673 - 123725 - 50
Owasco town6253 - 63227 - 36
Scipio town931 - 52315 - 31
Sempronius town9106 - 174836 - 60
Sennett town6797 - 124540 - 50
Springport town2953 - 83325 - 42
Sterling town71.70.7 - 3.8179 - 26
Summer Hill town252 - 123320 - 50
Throop town1932 - 62720 - 35
Venice town61.10.4 - 2.6116 - 20
Victory town21.80.4 - 4.7156 - 28
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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Cayuga County: Mills Dairy Farm (A), Elkendale Farms (B), Kings Corners (C), K Cat Corners (D), Jump Corners (E), Barbers Corners (F), Ancient Oaks Farm (G), Shaw Corners (H), Ira Corners (I), Cross Lake Marina (J), Withford Marina (K), Harbor View Marina (L), Holley Corners (M), High Bridge (N), Whiting Corners (O), Hardy Corners (P), Lockview Marina (Q), Half Acre Station (R), Grays Corners (S), Weedsport Canal Terminal (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cayuga County include: Faith Chapel (A), Springbrook Chapel (B), Armour of Light Baptist Church (C), Auburn Assembly of God (D), Calvary Chapel (E), Dresserville Baptist Church (F), Fleming Federated Church (G), Freedom Baptist Church (H), Half - Acre Union Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: French Cemetery (1), Scipio Rural Cemetery (2), Saint Bernard Cemetery (3), Saint Joseph Cemetery (4), Old Quaker Cemetery (5), Saint Patricks Cemetery (6), James Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Juniper Pond (A), Mud Pond (B), Otter Lake (C), Parker Pond (D), Slayton Pond (E), Stark Pond (F), The Pond (G), Lake Como (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Owasco Inlet (A), Owasco River (B), Glen Creek (C), Pine Hollow Creek (D), Sterling Valley Creek (E), Skaneateles Creek (F), Paines Creek (G), Muskrat Creek (H), Fall Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Cayuga County include: River Forest Park (1), Howland Island State Wildlife Management Area (2), Long Point State Park (3), Graham Park (4), Fillmore Glen State Park (5), Fair Haven Beach State Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Glenwood Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Cortland County , Onondaga County , Oswego County , Seneca County , Tompkins County , Wayne County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.5%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 3,240
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,856 (56% naturalized citizens)

Cayuga County:

2.3%
Whole state:

20.4%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 229
  • 1990 to 1994: 237
  • 1985 to 1989: 146
  • 1980 to 1984: 168
  • 1975 to 1979: 116
  • 1970 to 1974: 82
  • 1970 to 1974: 129
  • 1965 to 1969: 749

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 63.4%

Cayuga County marital status for males Cayuga County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Cayuga County with a mortgage: 9,372 (793 second mortgage, 1,329 home equity loan, 31 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,557

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

67.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Cayuga County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic23,93710
Mainline Protestant6,46238
Evangelical Protestant2,88631
Other5025
Orthodox1501
Black Protestant1191
None45,970-
Cayuga County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
Cayuga County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Cayuga County:

3.50 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 58
This county:

7.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Cayuga County:

8.0%
New York:

8.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Cayuga County:

25.6%
State:

23.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.2%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Cayuga County:

Average size of farms: 270 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $145,334
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $219.92
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 4.15%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 73.43%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $125,325
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 64.97%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.37%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $139,374
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.65%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 24.68
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 49.25%
Corn for grain: 35661 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 7124 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 23064 harvested acres
Vegetables: 5,180 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 314 acres

Tornado activity:

Cayuga County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 12218931.1 times below overall U.S. average.
On 5/2/1983, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cayuga County-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 132.0 miles away from Cayuga County center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 178.3 miles away from the county center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 220.2 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 252.6 miles away from the county center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 182.1 miles away from Cayuga County center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Cayuga County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Germany (13%)
  • Italy (11%)
  • Canada (9%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • Ukraine (6%)
  • Poland (6%)
  • Dominican Republic (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Cayuga County (%):

  • Irish (16%)
  • English (16%)
  • Italian (16%)
  • German (11%)
  • United States or American (10%)
  • Polish (6%)
  • French (except Basque) (4%)

Cayuga County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 29,490 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 4,006 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 253 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 2 (0%)
  • Taxi: 107 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 22 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 44 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,378 (4%)
  • Other means: 214 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,268 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Cayuga County, New York in 2000:

  • 3,177 people in state prisons
  • 558 people in nursing homes
  • 367 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 352 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 100 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 56 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 45 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 43 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 40 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 21 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 15 people in religious group quarters
  • 14 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 8 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 8 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 4 people in other group homes

People in group quarters in Cayuga County, New York in 2010:

  • 2,764 people in state prisons
  • 477 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 463 people in college/university student housing
  • 160 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 117 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 102 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 83 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 29 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 22 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 13 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 10 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $49,531.

4.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,661 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.01%
New York average:

5.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.80% relocated from other counties in New York ($25,011 average AGI)
1.21% relocated from other states ($7,650 average AGI)
Cayuga County:

1.21%
New York average:

2.01%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Onondaga County, NY  0.99% ($41,027 average AGI)
from Oswego County, NY  0.29% ($29,965)
from Tompkins County, NY  0.29% ($28,894)
from Wayne County, NY  0.21% ($26,524)
from Seneca County, NY  0.19% ($30,860)
from Cortland County, NY  0.16% ($30,553)
from Ontario County, NY  0.08% ($31,000)


4.68% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,351 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.68%
New York average:

5.46%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.08% relocated to other counties in New York ($21,079 average AGI)
1.60% relocated to other states ($11,272 average AGI)
Cayuga County:

1.60%
New York average:

2.38%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Onondaga County, NY  1.01% ($35,413 average AGI)
to Oswego County, NY  0.33% ($28,776)
to Tompkins County, NY  0.26% ($29,747)
to Wayne County, NY  0.25% ($28,566)
to Monroe County, NY  0.19% ($26,069)
to Seneca County, NY  0.19% ($27,411)
to Cortland County, NY  0.17% ($31,353)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.6

Births per 1000 population in Cayuga County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 9.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Cayuga County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Cayuga County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 13,006 (11,057 aged, 1,949 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.22
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7479.610
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 296.650
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 23370.28

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1016.520
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 854.470
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8.59

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 38.15
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 79.8

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4.91

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 63.5. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 38.8
  • Other - 24.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 75,781

Size of family households: 9,271 2-persons, 4,813 3-persons, 3,665 4-persons, 1,583 5-persons, 598 6-persons, 334 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 8,950 1-person, 1,903 2-persons, 194 3-persons, 86 4-persons, 29 5-persons, 9 6-persons, 10 7-or-more-persons.

13,567 married couples with children.
5,314 single-parent households (1,559 men, 3,755 women).

94.5% of residents of Cayuga County speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
3.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (81% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (91% speak English very well, 9% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $433,267,000 ($5289 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $18,426,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $187,855,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $93,567,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,978,000
Federal grants: $121,965,000
Federal procurement contracts: $14,375,000 ($10,137,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,528,000 ($983,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $7,374,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $29,740,000
Federal Government insurance: $38,791,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 4,476
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,969
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +185
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+35 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,127
Here -14 per 1000 residents
State -52 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Cayuga County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 9.71 millions of gallons per day (13% from ground, 87% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

3.6

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 491
  • 2000 to 2004: 3,226
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,582
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,749
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,378
  • 1960 to 1969: 3,196
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,647
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,394
  • 1939 or earlier: 14,580
Rooms in houses/apartments in Cayuga County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 79
  • 3 rooms: 282
  • 4 rooms: 1,611
  • 5 rooms: 4,003
  • 6 rooms: 5,035
  • 7 rooms: 4,317
  • 8 rooms: 3,258
  • 9+ rooms: 3,411
  • 1 room: 169
  • 2 rooms: 441
  • 3 rooms: 1,453
  • 4 rooms: 1,950
  • 5 rooms: 2,102
  • 6 rooms: 1,161
  • 7 rooms: 680
  • 8 rooms: 310
  • 9+ rooms: 287
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Cayuga County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 11
  • 1 bedroom: 488
  • 2 bedrooms: 4,271
  • 3 bedrooms: 11,665
  • 4 bedrooms: 4,317
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,253
  • no bedroom: 326
  • 1 bedroom: 2,245
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,052
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,180
  • 4 bedrooms: 594
  • 5+ bedrooms: 156
Cars and other vehicles available in Cayuga County, New York in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 911
  • 1 vehicle: 6,501
  • 2 vehicles: 10,668
  • 3 vehicles: 3,007
  • 4 vehicles: 721
  • 5+ vehicles: 197
  • no vehicle: 2,009
  • 1 vehicle: 4,170
  • 2 vehicles: 1,955
  • 3 vehicles: 353
  • 4 vehicles: 38
  • 5+ vehicles: 28

65% of Cayuga County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 63% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 74% lived in New York.

Cayuga County:

64.8%
State average:

64.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $65,900


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Cayuga County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (47.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (27.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13.6%)
  • Wood (5.8%)
  • Electricity (4.0%)
  • Coal or coke (0.6%)
  • Other fuel (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (55.3%)
  • Electricity (21.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.9%)
  • Wood (1.3%)
  • Other fuel (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 856
Here:

8.5%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 164
Here:

3.4%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 635
Here:

23.2%
New York:

38.2%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Cayuga County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Higher Education - Other: $5,721,000
    Parks & Recreation: $3,914,000
    Police Protection: $2,370,000
    Regular Highways: $1,086,000
    General: $1,004,000
  • Current Operations - Other Higher Education: $23,529,000
    General - Other: $15,416,000
    Welfare - Other: $14,769,000
    Health Services - Other: $11,604,000
    Regular Highways: $7,942,000
    Corrections - Other: $6,130,000
    Housing & Community Development: $2,738,000
    Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $2,708,000
    Police Protection: $2,610,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,564,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $2,045,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,771,000
    Parks & Recreation: $1,099,000
    Financial Administration: $978,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $924,000
    General Public Buildings: $817,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $673,000
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $502,000
    Transit Utilities: $162,000
    Libraries: $93,000
    Fire Protection: $61,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $5,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $0
  • General - Interest on Debt: $753,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $14,034,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $12,732,000
    Corrections: $849,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Other Higher Education: $444,000
    Health - Other: $121,000
    Police Protection: $103,000
    Regular Highways: $87,000
    Parks & Recreation: $64,000
    Welfare - Other: $61,000
    Central Staff: $56,000
    Corrections - Other: $32,000
    General - Other: $23,000
    Judicial: $17,000
    Fire Protection: $3,000
    Financial Administration: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $36,519,000

Cayuga County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $13,891,000
    Higher Education - Other: $6,053,000
    Parks & Recreation: $209,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $6,014,000
    All Other: $1,040,000
    Highways: $384,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $674,000
    Highways: $651,000
    Education: $152,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $7,827,000
    Interest Earnings: $771,000
    Property Sale Other: $225,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $14,266,000
    Education: $6,407,000
    All Other: $6,310,000
    Health & Hospitals: $5,196,000
    Highways: $1,634,000
    General Support: $170,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $28,419,000
    Property: $24,045,000
    NEC: $422,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $315,000
    Other Selective Sales: $157,000

Cayuga County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $603,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,076,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $5,555,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $503,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $100,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $521,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $8,900,000
    Beginning: $4,180,000

Cayuga County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $4,151,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $14,089,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $914,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Cayuga County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Cayuga County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 20 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED230$74,630562$87,0281,734$79,819433$16,59810$307,200144$81,410
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED15$68,66759$76,695219$70,54854$16,7960$020$60,900
APPLICATIONS DENIED19$66,737150$60,080908$71,062307$16,3260$049$78,551
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$71,50048$93,625690$78,28454$26,9440$011$69,273
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$65,8007$122,28681$94,3467$38,0001$600,0003$143,000
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 19 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED179$92,503208$93,50015$86,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED30$89,73353$96,4726$89,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$145,5002$81,5000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$78,00010$103,8002$66,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$112,0000$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Cayuga County, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary98180.8 years
John87175.5 years
William59874.9 years
Joseph48775.2 years
Helen44580.4 years
George42376.1 years
James40272.8 years
Charles39975.8 years
Robert39171.7 years
Anna34482.7 years
Most common last names in Cayuga County, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith25775.9 years
Brown12174.3 years
Clark10077.5 years
Ryan9278.6 years
Jones9176.8 years
Wilson8772.9 years
Murphy8477.4 years
White6975.6 years
Wright6478.0 years
Williams6376.2 years
Businesses in Cayuga County, NY
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1La-Z-Boy1
AT&T3Lane Furniture2
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts2Lowe's1
Applebee's1Marshalls1
Arby's2MasterBrand Cabinets3
Bed Bath & Beyond1Maurices1
Best Western1McDonald's3
Blockbuster1Nike4
Buffalo Wild Wings1Nissan1
Burger King1Payless1
Chevrolet2Penske2
Cold Stone Creamery1Pizza Hut1
Cricket Wireless2Quiznos1
Curves1RadioShack1
Days Inn2Rite Aid3
Dennys1Sprint Nextel1
Domino's Pizza1Staples1
Dunkin Donuts2Subaru1
Famous Footwear1Subway4
Fashion Bug1Super 81
FedEx3T-Mobile2
Ford1Taco Bell1
GNC1Tim Hortons3
GameStop1Toyota1
H&R Block4True Value2
Holiday Inn1U-Haul2
Home Depot1UPS11
Honda1Verizon Wireless4
JCPenney1Walgreens2
Jimmy John's1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
Kohl's1YMCA1
Kroger1

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