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Tioga County, New York (NY)

County population in 2022: 47,576 (34% urban, 66% rural); it was 51,784 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 9,354
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 6,449
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 15,347
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,547 (it was 4,378 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

47%

Land area: 519 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 92 people per square mile   (average).

March 2022 cost of living index in Tioga County: 93.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (27.3%), Manufacturing (14.2%), Retail trade (10.9%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 78%
  • Government: 16%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Tioga County, NY (2022)
    • 43,75393.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,1092.4%Two or more races
    • 1,0352.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 5041.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4400.9%Asian alone
    • 1300.3%Some other race alone
    • 590.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 110.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

45.5 years
New York median age:

40.0 years
Males: 23,815  (50.1%)
Females: 23,761  (49.9%)
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Average household size:
Tioga County:

2.0 people
New York:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2022: $68,844 ($40,266 in 1999)
This county:

$68,844
New York:

$79,557

Median contract rent in 2022 for apartments: $739 (lower quartile is $564, upper quartile is $870)
This county:

$739
State:

$1354


Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $150,319 (it was $72,900 in 2000)
Tioga:

$150,319
New York:

$400,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $100,104 - $218,923

Mean price in 2022:

Detached houses: $186,161
Here:

$186,161
State:

$476,719

Townhouses or other attached units: $222,970
Here:

$222,970
State:

$699,270

In 2-unit structures: $206,784
Here:

$206,784
State:

$713,077

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $181,057
Here:

$181,057
State:

$764,568

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $284,269
Here:

$284,269
State:

$912,009

Mobile homes: $85,353
Here:

$85,353
State:

$88,925

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $58,014
Here:

$58,014
State:

$480,795

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,373
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $573

Institutionalized population: 341

Crime in 2020 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 11
  • Burglaries: 16
  • Thefts: 96
  • Auto thefts: 6

Crime in 2019 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 45
  • Thefts: 89
  • Auto thefts: 6
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Health of residents in Tioga County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2021:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is about average.
74.4% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
48.3% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
52.2% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
67.7% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 200 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 163 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2022: 93 buildings, average cost: $191,700
  • 2021: 83 buildings, average cost: $176,600
  • 2020: 71 buildings, average cost: $172,600
  • 2019: 26 buildings, average cost: $154,900
  • 2018: 32 buildings, average cost: $165,300
  • 2017: 46 buildings, average cost: $125,100
  • 2016: 33 buildings, average cost: $130,200
  • 2015: 35 buildings, average cost: $181,800
  • 2014: 32 buildings, average cost: $159,400
  • 2013: 59 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2012: 60 buildings, average cost: $112,600
  • 2011: 72 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 2010: 42 buildings, average cost: $160,400
  • 2009: 63 buildings, average cost: $123,800
  • 2008: 73 buildings, average cost: $143,700
  • 2007: 87 buildings, average cost: $146,500
  • 2006: 102 buildings, average cost: $153,400
  • 2005: 73 buildings, average cost: $143,700
  • 2004: 78 buildings, average cost: $106,100
  • 2003: 80 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2002: 100 buildings, average cost: $105,900
  • 2001: 102 buildings, average cost: $122,700
  • 2000: 77 buildings, average cost: $98,200
  • 1999: 120 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 1998: 79 buildings, average cost: $81,300
  • 1997: 70 buildings, average cost: $78,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Tioga, NY residents
Average permit cost in Tioga, NY

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $3,766 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $3,284 (2.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Tioga, NY in 2022
Distribution of house value in Tioga, NY in 2022
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Tioga, NY in 2022
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 10.6%
Tioga County:

10.6%
New York:

14.3%
(9.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.6% for Black residents, 38.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.2% for American Indian residents, 40.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 58.4% for other race residents, 14.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2022: 45.5 years old
(Males: 44.6 years old, Females: 46.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.0 years old, Black residents: 40.1 years old, American Indian residents: 43.9 years old, Asian residents: 36.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.1 years old, Other race residents: 19.4 years old)

Area name: Binghamton, NY MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Tioga County is $456 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $546 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $713 a month.

Cities in this county include: Barton, Tioga, Waverly, Owego, Berkshire, Richford, Apalachin, Newark Valley, Candor, Spencer.

Tioga 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 (%)
Barton town373529 - 416862 - 73
Berkshire town272418 - 295347 - 60
Candor town343530 - 406459 - 69
Newark Valley town603228 - 376156 - 66
Nichols town202823 - 345750 - 63
Owego town3971514 - 174240 - 45
Richford town92418 - 315345 - 61
Spencer town152822 - 345850 - 65
Tioga town292621 - 305246 - 58
Tioga county6282554 

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Neighboring counties: Tolland County, Connecticut , Columbia County , Cassia County, Idaho , Ogle County, Illinois , Tama County, Iowa .

Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

4.0%
New York:

4.4%

Unemployment by year in Tioga, NY
County total employment by year in Tioga, NY
County average yearly wages by year in Tioga, NY

Current college students: 1,571
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 26.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 962 (61.1% naturalized citizens)

Tioga County:

2.0%
Whole state:

22.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1862010 or later
  • 2382000 to 2009
  • 1221990 to 1999
  • 1561980 to 1989
  • 981970 to 1979
  • 380Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute):  minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 91.3%

Tioga County marital status for males Tioga County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 15,137
  • One, attached: 231
  • Two: 1,356
  • 3 or 4: 814
  • 5 to 9: 550
  • 10 to 19: 176
  • 20 to 49: 181
  • 50 or more: 259
  • Mobile homes: 3,273
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 16

Housing units in Tioga County with a mortgage: 7,948 (824 second mortgage, 16 home equity loan, 742 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 388

Here:

1.8% with mortgage
State:

95.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Tioga County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,11536
Catholic5,8312
Evangelical Protestant2,67330
Other3664
None35,140-
Tioga 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: 13
Tioga County:

2.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Tioga County:

3.37 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 37
This county:

7.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Tioga County:

7.7%
New York:

8.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Tioga County:

27.6%
State:

23.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.9%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Tioga County:

Average size of farms: 212 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $49,567
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $109.18
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 8.55%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 79.61%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $56,654
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 43.61%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $96,928
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.58%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 15.65
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 45.38%
Corn for grain: 2279 harvested acres
Vegetables: 259 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 10 acres

Earthquake activity:

Tioga County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 66% 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 160.2 miles away from Tioga County center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 305.2 miles away from the county center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 210.4 miles away from the 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) earthquake occurred 208.4 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 214.5 miles away from Tioga 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 126.6 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:

  • New York Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4480-NY: March 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4480, Natural disaster type: Other
  • New York Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: October 31, 2019 - November 1, 2019, FEMA Id: 4472, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Wind
  • New York Severe Storms And Flooding, Incident Period: August 13, 2018 - August 15, 2018, FEMA Id: 4397, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • New York Severe Winter Storm And Snowstorm, Incident Period: March 14, 2017 - March 15, 2017, FEMA Id: 4322, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • New York Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 27, 2012 to November 09, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3351: October 28, 2012, FEMA Id: 3351, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Remnants of Tropical Storm Lee, Incident Period: September 07, 2011 to September 11, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3341: September 08, 2011, FEMA Id: 3341, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • New York Remnants of Tropical Storm Lee, Incident Period: September 07, 2011 to September 11, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4031: September 13, 2011, FEMA Id: 4031, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • New York Severe Storms, Flooding, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: April 26, 2011 to May 08, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1993: June 10, 2011, FEMA Id: 1993, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • New York Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: November 16, 2006 to November 17, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1670: December 12, 2006, FEMA Id: 1670, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • New York Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 26, 2006 to July 10, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1650: July 01, 2006, FEMA Id: 1650, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 13 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Tioga County (23) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tropical Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Tioga

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 11,579 (76.5%)
  • Carpooled: 982 (6.5%)
  • Bus: 29 (0.2%)
  • Subway or elevated rail: 2 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 231 (1.5%)
  • Bicycle: 77 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 412 (2.7%)
  • Worked at home: 1,960 (13.0%)
Class of Workers in 2022
Most common industries in 2022 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2022


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2022


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2022 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2022


  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2022


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (14%)
  • Ivory Coast (13%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • Austria (6%)
  • Guatemala (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Tioga County


  • English (20%)
  • American (15%)
  • German (14%)
  • Irish (13%)
  • Italian (7%)
  • Polish (4%)
  • European (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 238 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 89 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 87 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 70 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 14 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 7 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

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

  • 296 people in nursing homes
  • 87 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 75 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 28 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 11 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 5 people in homes for the physically handicapped
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2020 was $69,827.

5.87% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($49,706 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
New York average:

5.29%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.79% relocated from other counties in New York ($33,068 average AGI)
2.08% relocated from other states ($16,638 average AGI)
Tioga County:

2.08%
New York average:

1.86%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Broome County, NY  1.84% ($54,005 average AGI)
from Bradford County, PA  0.55% ($41,028)
from Tompkins County, NY  0.54% ($49,121)
from Chemung County, NY  0.48% ($38,821)


6.12% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($54,306 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
New York average:

6.93%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.43% relocated to other counties in New York ($29,732 average AGI)
2.69% relocated to other states ($24,575 average AGI)
Tioga County:

2.69%
New York average:

3.55%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Broome County, NY  1.66% ($58,476 average AGI)
to Bradford County, PA  0.64% ($43,236)
to Chemung County, NY  0.52% ($43,748)
to Tompkins County, NY  0.43% ($44,459)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4

Births per 1000 population in Tioga County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 8.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2010 to 2020: 9.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Tioga County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Tioga County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 2.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Tioga County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Tioga County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Tioga County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Tioga County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Tioga County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Tioga County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 8,836 (7,384 aged, 1,452 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 280 (2%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Tioga County, New York in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (655)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (605)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (509)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (429)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (338)
  • Unspecified dementia (248)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (122)
  • Congestive heart failure (108)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (77)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (50)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,123
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 754
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 19
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 54

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 75.4. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 47,576
  • Male householders: 10,493 (2,745 living alone), Female householders: 10,256 (3,258 living alone)
  • 10,196 spouses (10,168 opposite-sex spouses), 2,306 unmarried partners, (2,208 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 11,643 children (10,538 natural, 348 adopted, 720 stepchildren), 970 grandchildren, 197 brothers or sisters, 265 parents, 8 foster children, 350 other relatives, 736 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 591

Size of family households: 7,145 2-persons, 2,438 3-persons, 2,745 4-persons, 957 5-persons, 202 6-persons, 69 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,004 1-person, 1,138 2-persons, 60 3-persons, 2 4-persons, 16 6-persons.

5,390 married couples with children.
2,875 single-parent households (1,530 men, 1,345 women).

97.5% of residents of Tioga speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (80% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 1% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (45% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (80% speak English very well, 20% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $716,312,000 ($13,900 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $513,117,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $115,099,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $40,350,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $775,000
Federal grants: $44,946,000
Federal procurement contracts: $503,270,000 ($501,505,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,873,000 ($4,997,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $556,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $13,897,000
Federal Government insurance: $54,623,000

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

Births: 3,078
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,229
Here:

43 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +109
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+35 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,181
Here -23 per 1000 residents
State -52 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Tioga County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.58 millions of gallons per day (93% from ground, 7% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

3.8

Year house built in Tioga County, New York
  • Year house built in Tioga County, New York
  • 122020 or later
  • 1,3362010 to 2019
  • 1,5492000 to 2009
  • 2,2411990 to 1999
  • 2,5171980 to 1989
  • 3,3791970 to 1979
  • 2,5151960 to 1969
  • 2,1341950 to 1959
  • 8941940 to 1949
  • 5,4821939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Tioga County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Tioga County, New York
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Tioga County, New York
  • 701 room
  • 392 rooms
  • 1473 rooms
  • 1,0244 rooms
  • 2,6505 rooms
  • 3,2646 rooms
  • 2,3887 rooms
  • 2,6688 rooms
  • 3,7619+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tioga County, New York
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tioga County, New York
  • 1941 room
  • 2852 rooms
  • 8443 rooms
  • 1,0354 rooms
  • 8585 rooms
  • 5246 rooms
  • 4337 rooms
  • 1128 rooms
  • 3169+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Tioga County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Tioga County, New York
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Tioga County, New York
  • 78no bedroom
  • 2971 bedroom
  • 2,3912 bedrooms
  • 8,3533 bedrooms
  • 3,8754 bedrooms
  • 1,0695+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tioga County, New York
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tioga County, New York
  • 210no bedroom
  • 1,2011 bedroom
  • 1,5652 bedrooms
  • 1,3373 bedrooms
  • 1624 bedrooms
  • 1065+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Tioga County, New York in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Tioga County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Tioga County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 550no vehicle
  • 4,1741 vehicle
  • 7,0982 vehicles
  • 2,9133 vehicles
  • 8294 vehicles
  • 3935+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Tioga County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Tioga County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 824no vehicle
  • 2,3061 vehicle
  • 1,2092 vehicles
  • 2373 vehicles
  • 184 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles

91.0% of Tioga County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in New York.

Tioga County:

91.0%
State average:

89.6%

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

  • This state: 31,279
  • Other state: 14,831
  • Northeast: 11,172
  • Midwest: 1,186
  • South: 1,245
  • West: 1,169
Year householders moved into unit in Tioga County, NY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Tioga County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 31.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 29.9%Utility gas
  • 15.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.9%Wood
  • 6.7%Electricity
  • 4.1%Coal or coke
  • 1.9%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 33.4%Utility gas
  • 32.3%Electricity
  • 16.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 11.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 1.8%Other fuel
  • 1.2%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 274
Here:

6.2%
New York:

15.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 176
Here:

8.1%
New York:

15.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 262
Here:

16.9%
New York:

39.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Tioga County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,476,000
  • Charges - Other: $13,639,000
    Other: $12,475,000
    Sewerage: $11,573,000
    Sewerage: $9,608,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $5,563,000
    General - Other: $2,037,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,515,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $657,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $558,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $44,225,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $41,020,000
    Health - Other: $30,646,000
    Health - Other: $29,122,000
    Police Protection: $24,938,000
    Police Protection: $24,345,000
    Financial Administration: $23,431,000
    Financial Administration: $22,512,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,850,000
    Regular Highways: $14,375,000
    Sewerage: $13,673,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,020,000
    Sewerage: $11,399,000
    Regular Highways: $10,379,000
    Water Utilities: $7,960,000
    Water Utilities: $7,662,000
    General - Other: $2,341,000
    General - Other: $2,081,000
    Corrections - Other: $814,000
    Corrections - Other: $692,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,046,000
    Interest on Debt: $1,001,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $18,893,000
    Public Welfare: $12,177,000
    Highways: $9,096,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,988,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,716,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,246,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $33,292,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,376,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,614,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,143,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,681,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $12,763,000
    General Revenue - Other: $9,655,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $6,398,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,133,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,985,000
    Special Assessments: $2,448,000
    Special Assessments: $1,246,000
    Rents: $912,000
    Interest Earnings: $903,000
    Rents: $784,000
    Royalties: $79,000
    Royalties: $68,000
    Sale of Property: $45,000
    Sale of Property: $43,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $138,335,000
    Cash and Securities: $127,524,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,568,000
    Water Utilities: $6,515,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $9,225,000
    Beginning: $6,468,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $5,475,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $36,806,000
    Public Welfare: $22,228,000
    Other: $16,376,000
    Highways: $15,095,000
    Water Utilities: $5,602,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,870,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,840,000
    Other: $879,000
    Sewerage: $819,000
    Highways: $736,000
  • Tax - Property: $35,675,000
    Property: $34,941,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $26,265,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $24,792,000
    Other License: $5,060,000
    Other License: $5,039,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $43,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $73,783,000
    : $71,111,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $68,000
    Interest on Debt: $68,000

Tioga County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,476,000
  • Charges - Other: $13,639,000
    Other: $12,475,000
    Sewerage: $11,573,000
    Sewerage: $9,608,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $5,563,000
    General - Other: $2,037,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,515,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $657,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $558,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $44,225,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $41,020,000
    Health - Other: $30,646,000
    Health - Other: $29,122,000
    Police Protection: $24,938,000
    Police Protection: $24,345,000
    Financial Administration: $23,431,000
    Financial Administration: $22,512,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,850,000
    Regular Highways: $14,375,000
    Sewerage: $13,673,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,020,000
    Sewerage: $11,399,000
    Regular Highways: $10,379,000
    Water Utilities: $7,960,000
    Water Utilities: $7,662,000
    General - Other: $2,341,000
    General - Other: $2,081,000
    Corrections - Other: $814,000
    Corrections - Other: $692,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,046,000
    Interest on Debt: $1,001,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $18,893,000
    Public Welfare: $12,177,000
    Highways: $9,096,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,988,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,716,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,246,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $33,292,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,376,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,614,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,143,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,681,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $12,763,000
    General Revenue - Other: $9,655,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $6,398,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,133,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,985,000
    Special Assessments: $2,448,000
    Special Assessments: $1,246,000
    Rents: $912,000
    Interest Earnings: $903,000
    Rents: $784,000
    Royalties: $79,000
    Royalties: $68,000
    Sale of Property: $45,000
    Sale of Property: $43,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $138,335,000
    Cash and Securities: $127,524,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,568,000
    Water Utilities: $6,515,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $9,225,000
    Beginning: $6,468,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $5,475,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $36,806,000
    Public Welfare: $22,228,000
    Other: $16,376,000
    Highways: $15,095,000
    Water Utilities: $5,602,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,870,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,840,000
    Other: $879,000
    Sewerage: $819,000
    Highways: $736,000
  • Tax - Property: $35,675,000
    Property: $34,941,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $26,265,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $24,792,000
    Other License: $5,060,000
    Other License: $5,039,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $43,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $73,783,000
    : $71,111,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $68,000
    Interest on Debt: $68,000

Tioga County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,476,000
  • Charges - Other: $13,639,000
    Other: $12,475,000
    Sewerage: $11,573,000
    Sewerage: $9,608,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $5,563,000
    General - Other: $2,037,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,515,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $657,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $558,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $44,225,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $41,020,000
    Health - Other: $30,646,000
    Health - Other: $29,122,000
    Police Protection: $24,938,000
    Police Protection: $24,345,000
    Financial Administration: $23,431,000
    Financial Administration: $22,512,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,850,000
    Regular Highways: $14,375,000
    Sewerage: $13,673,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,020,000
    Sewerage: $11,399,000
    Regular Highways: $10,379,000
    Water Utilities: $7,960,000
    Water Utilities: $7,662,000
    General - Other: $2,341,000
    General - Other: $2,081,000
    Corrections - Other: $814,000
    Corrections - Other: $692,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,046,000
    Interest on Debt: $1,001,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $18,893,000
    Public Welfare: $12,177,000
    Highways: $9,096,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,988,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,716,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,246,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $33,292,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,376,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,614,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,143,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,681,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $12,763,000
    General Revenue - Other: $9,655,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $6,398,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,133,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,985,000
    Special Assessments: $2,448,000
    Special Assessments: $1,246,000
    Rents: $912,000
    Interest Earnings: $903,000
    Rents: $784,000
    Royalties: $79,000
    Royalties: $68,000
    Sale of Property: $45,000
    Sale of Property: $43,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $138,335,000
    Cash and Securities: $127,524,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,568,000
    Water Utilities: $6,515,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $9,225,000
    Beginning: $6,468,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $5,475,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $36,806,000
    Public Welfare: $22,228,000
    Other: $16,376,000
    Highways: $15,095,000
    Water Utilities: $5,602,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,870,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,840,000
    Other: $879,000
    Sewerage: $819,000
    Highways: $736,000
  • Tax - Property: $35,675,000
    Property: $34,941,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $26,265,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $24,792,000
    Other License: $5,060,000
    Other License: $5,039,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $43,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $73,783,000
    : $71,111,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $68,000
    Interest on Debt: $68,000

Tioga County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,476,000
  • Charges - Other: $13,639,000
    Other: $12,475,000
    Sewerage: $11,573,000
    Sewerage: $9,608,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $5,563,000
    General - Other: $2,037,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,515,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $657,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $558,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $44,225,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $41,020,000
    Health - Other: $30,646,000
    Health - Other: $29,122,000
    Police Protection: $24,938,000
    Police Protection: $24,345,000
    Financial Administration: $23,431,000
    Financial Administration: $22,512,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,850,000
    Regular Highways: $14,375,000
    Sewerage: $13,673,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,020,000
    Sewerage: $11,399,000
    Regular Highways: $10,379,000
    Water Utilities: $7,960,000
    Water Utilities: $7,662,000
    General - Other: $2,341,000
    General - Other: $2,081,000
    Corrections - Other: $814,000
    Corrections - Other: $692,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,046,000
    Interest on Debt: $1,001,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $18,893,000
    Public Welfare: $12,177,000
    Highways: $9,096,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,988,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,716,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,246,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $33,292,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,376,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,614,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,143,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,681,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $12,763,000
    General Revenue - Other: $9,655,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $6,398,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,133,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,985,000
    Special Assessments: $2,448,000
    Special Assessments: $1,246,000
    Rents: $912,000
    Interest Earnings: $903,000
    Rents: $784,000
    Royalties: $79,000
    Royalties: $68,000
    Sale of Property: $45,000
    Sale of Property: $43,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $138,335,000
    Cash and Securities: $127,524,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,568,000
    Water Utilities: $6,515,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $9,225,000
    Beginning: $6,468,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $5,475,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $36,806,000
    Public Welfare: $22,228,000
    Other: $16,376,000
    Highways: $15,095,000
    Water Utilities: $5,602,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,870,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,840,000
    Other: $879,000
    Sewerage: $819,000
    Highways: $736,000
  • Tax - Property: $35,675,000
    Property: $34,941,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $26,265,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $24,792,000
    Other License: $5,060,000
    Other License: $5,039,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $43,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $73,783,000
    : $71,111,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $68,000
    Interest on Debt: $68,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,081
  • Number of aged recipients: 99
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 982
  • Number of recipients under 18: 189
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 706
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 186
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 445
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 506
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED172$108,000225$120,124472$107,786181$36,6020$032$71,09481$63,605
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$103,40025$110,36043$87,39517$17,8821$128,0003$80,00015$51,533
APPLICATIONS DENIED34$99,47169$90,493240$103,154140$20,0710$019$53,73748$43,375
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN13$115,46217$103,059128$108,50841$25,0730$03$34,33310$73,700
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS9$95,4443$42,33326$107,15412$28,4170$02$75,0004$39,500
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED44$145,54521$144,8100$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$148,5569$118,4440$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$161,1437$193,2860$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$98,0002$94,5001$90,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$180,0000$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Tioga, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Tioga, NY - Value
Most common first names in Tioga County, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John31774.1 years
Mary29580.4 years
Robert27971.1 years
William26773.1 years
Charles20474.4 years
George18874.9 years
Helen18881.0 years
James15471.5 years
Margaret14979.2 years
Dorothy13978.1 years
Most common last names in Tioga County, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12976.2 years
Williams8375.1 years
Brown7976.7 years
Miller7078.1 years
Johnson5875.5 years
Clark5675.8 years
Thomas5375.9 years
Davis4376.7 years
Baker4275.7 years
Robinson4179.5 years
Businesses in Tioga County, NY
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1McDonald's3
AutoZone1New Balance1
CVS1Nike2
Decora Cabinetry2Pizza Hut1
Dunkin Donuts2Quality1
FedEx3Rite Aid2
Ford1Subway3
GNC1Tim Hortons1
H&R Block1True Value2
Hilton1U-Haul2
Holiday Inn1UPS3
KFC1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets5

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