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Yates County, New York (NY)

County population in 2019: 24,859 (29% urban, 71% rural); it was 24,621 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,283
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,910
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,954
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,324 (it was 2,075 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

47%

Land area: 338 sq. mi.

Water area: 37.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 73 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Yates County: 94.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (28.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (13.6%), Educational, health and social services (12.7%), Construction (10.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 36%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 46%
  • Unpaid family work: 12%
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  • Races in Yates County, NY (2019)
    • 23,31094.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5602.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3111.3%Two or more races
    • 2371.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1660.7%Asian alone
    • 420.2%Some other race alone
    • 190.08%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 30.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

41.4 years
New York median age:

39.2 years
Males: 11,888  (47.8%)
Females: 12,971  (52.2%)
Average household size:
Yates County:

2.0 people
New York:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $59,554 ($34,640 in 1999)
This county:

$59,554
New York:

$72,108

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $633 (lower quartile is $488, upper quartile is $765)
This county:

$633
State:

$1190


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $147,162 (it was $76,000 in 2000)
Yates:

$147,162
New York:

$338,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $94,707 - $258,118
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,183
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $525

Institutionalized population: 326

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 11
  • Burglaries: 52
  • Thefts: 86
  • Auto thefts: 2

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 17
  • Burglaries: 70
  • Thefts: 96
  • Auto thefts: 5
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 73 buildings, average cost: $66,800
  • 1998: 78 buildings, average cost: $73,700
  • 1999: 80 buildings, average cost: $75,400
  • 2000: 66 buildings, average cost: $84,600
  • 2001: 59 buildings, average cost: $100,500
  • 2002: 67 buildings, average cost: $118,500
  • 2003: 75 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 2004: 85 buildings, average cost: $156,700
  • 2005: 72 buildings, average cost: $142,300
  • 2006: 67 buildings, average cost: $181,000
  • 2007: 60 buildings, average cost: $195,500
  • 2008: 52 buildings, average cost: $163,900
  • 2009: 56 buildings, average cost: $186,800
  • 2010: 44 buildings, average cost: $187,600
  • 2011: 31 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2012: 46 buildings, average cost: $182,500
  • 2013: 63 buildings, average cost: $181,800
  • 2014: 63 buildings, average cost: $198,200
  • 2015: 46 buildings, average cost: $199,800
  • 2016: 51 buildings, average cost: $247,300
  • 2017: 60 buildings, average cost: $277,100
  • 2018: 64 buildings, average cost: $106,600
  • 2019: 85 buildings, average cost: $263,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Yates, NY residents
Average permit cost in Yates, NY
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,041 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,868 (2.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Yates, NY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Yates, NY in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Yates, NY in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.0%
Yates County:

11.0%
New York:

13.0%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.8% for Black residents, 12.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.0% for American Indian residents, 11.3% for other race residents, 20.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 41.4 years old
(Males: 40.6 years old, Females: 42.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.1 years old, Black residents: 26.5 years old, American Indian residents: 20.4 years old, Asian residents: 22.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.5 years old, Other race residents: 33.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Yates County is $478 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $568 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $736 a month.

Cities in this county include: Milo, Penn Yan, Jerusalem, Starkey, Benton, Potter, Dundee, Barrington, Middlesex, Torrey.

Yates 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 (%)
Barrington town10128 - 184536 - 56
Benton town2164 - 93225 - 39
Italy town8106 - 184535 - 56
Jerusalem town2152 - 82922 - 36
Middlesex town1195 - 143828 - 47
Milo town4532 - 52319 - 28
Potter town5105 - 163928 - 48
Starkey town312722 - 326558 - 71
Torrey town1895 - 154635 - 57
Yates county17010 37 

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Neighboring counties: Cattaraugus County , Chemung County , Clay County, South Dakota , Erie County , Jackson County, Iowa , Wyoming County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.1%
New York:

8.1%

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

Current college students: 1,279
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 26.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 512 (59.4% naturalized citizens)

Yates County:

2.1%
Whole state:

22.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1862010 or later
  • 1012000 to 2009
  • 761990 to 1999
  • 1371980 to 1989
  • 741970 to 1979
  • 229Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 59.2%

Yates County marital status for males Yates County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 11,135
  • One, attached: 46
  • Two: 367
  • 3 or 4: 319
  • 5 to 9: 248
  • 10 to 19: 96
  • 20 to 49: 146
  • 50 or more: 80
  • Mobile homes: 1,407

Housing units in Yates County with a mortgage: 3,606 (37 second mortgage, 318 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,616

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

59.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Yates County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,22930
Catholic2,8704
Evangelical Protestant4329
Other1872
None17,630-
Yates 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: 12
Yates County:

4.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Yates County:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 25
This county:

10.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Yates County:

8.6%
New York:

8.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Yates County:

24.1%
State:

23.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.6%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Yates County:

Average size of farms: 159 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $69,769
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $316.76
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.43%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 58.23%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $52,047
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 57.70%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $75,985
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.35%
Average age of principal farm operators: 48 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 19.90
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 45.42%
Corn for grain: 9919 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 4910 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1978 harvested acres
Vegetables: 3,519 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 5,732 acres

Earthquake activity:

Yates County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 67% 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 165.1 miles away from Yates 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 188.0 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 213.4 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 211.5 miles away from the county center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 329.8 miles away from Yates County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 221.4 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 and Flooding, Incident Period: May 13, 2014 to May 22, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4180: July 08, 2014, FEMA Id: 4180, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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 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 Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3262: September 30, 2005, FEMA Id: 3262, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 13, 2004 to June 17, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1534: August 03, 2004, FEMA Id: 1534, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • New York Power Outage, Incident Period: August 14, 2003 to August 16, 2003, Emergency Declared EM-3186: August 23, 2003, FEMA Id: 3186, Natural disaster type: Power Outage
  • New York Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: July 21, 2003 to August 13, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1486: August 29, 2003, FEMA Id: 1486, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • New York Ice Storm, Incident Period: April 03, 2003 to April 05, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1467: May 12, 2003, FEMA Id: 1467, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm
  • New York Virus Threat, Incident Period: May 22, 2000 to November 01, 2000, Emergency Declared EM-3155: October 11, 2000, FEMA Id: 3155, Natural disaster type: Other
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Yates County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Yates

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,611 (66.3%)
  • Carpooled: 812 (8.1%)
  • Bus: 46 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 156 (1.6%)
  • Bicycle: 216 (2.2%)
  • Walked: 754 (7.6%)
  • Worked at home: 1,454 (14.6%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (22%)
  • Philippines (10%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (8%)
  • Germany (8%)
  • Vietnam (7%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Japan (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Yates County


  • German (19%)
  • American (13%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • Swiss (7%)
  • Italian (6%)
  • European (5%)

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

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

  • 567 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 289 people in nursing homes
  • 109 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 63 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 51 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 43 people in other group homes
  • 28 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 15 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 11 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 11 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 3 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

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

  • 820 people in college/university student housing
  • 191 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 88 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 69 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 56 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 50 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 10 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $52,638.

4.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,088 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
New York average:

4.90%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.82% relocated from other counties in New York ($33,632 average AGI)
0.88% relocated from other states ($7,456 average AGI)
Yates County:

0.88%
New York average:

1.80%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ontario County, NY  1.50% ($33,539 average AGI)
from Steuben County, NY  0.51% ($40,542)
from Monroe County, NY  0.44% ($59,024)
from Schuyler County, NY  0.37% ($39,057)


5.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,838 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
New York average:

5.85%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.10% relocated to other counties in New York ($33,926 average AGI)
1.47% relocated to other states ($13,911 average AGI)
Yates County:

1.47%
New York average:

2.73%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ontario County, NY  1.76% ($41,599 average AGI)
to Steuben County, NY  0.54% ($47,843)
to Monroe County, NY  0.42% ($40,825)
to Schuyler County, NY  0.34% ($24,750)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1

Births per 1000 population in Yates County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Yates County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Yates County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Yates County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Yates County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Yates County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Yates County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Yates County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Yates County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,648 (3,913 aged, 735 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 434 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (387)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (337)
  • Unspecified dementia (324)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (315)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (224)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (35)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (25)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.05
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6,486
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 831
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 31,019

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,180
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 856
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 36

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 21
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 57

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4

Household type by relationship:

Households: 24,859
  • Male householders: 4,749 (1,215 living alone), Female householders: 4,295 (1,340 living alone)
  • 4,923 spouses (4,905 opposite-sex spouses), 575 unmarried partners, (563 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 7,559 children (7,253 natural, 140 adopted, 164 stepchildren), 281 grandchildren, 105 brothers or sisters, 221 parents, 38 foster children, 184 other relatives, 723 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,236

Size of family households: 3,176 2-persons, 1,143 3-persons, 622 4-persons, 415 5-persons, 252 6-persons, 253 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,554 1-person, 592 2-persons, 37 3-persons, 9 4-persons, 4 5-persons.

4,178 married couples with children.
788 single-parent households (118 men, 670 women).

85.0% of residents of Yates speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (84% speak English very well, 1% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
14.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $131,335,000 ($5,324 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,500,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $68,335,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $27,415,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,402,000
Federal grants: $24,969,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,838,000 ($-201,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,376,000 ($2,774,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,865,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $10,656,000
Federal Government insurance: $30,841,000

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

Births: 1,510
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,321
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +66
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+35 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -95
Here -4 per 1000 residents
State -52 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Yates County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.82 millions of gallons per day (23% from ground, 77% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

3.8

Year house built in Yates County, New York
  • Year house built in Yates County, New York
  • 3162014 or later
  • 2072010 to 2013
  • 1,1652000 to 2009
  • 1,6911990 to 1999
  • 1,5901980 to 1989
  • 1,5041970 to 1979
  • 1,1941960 to 1969
  • 1,0171950 to 1959
  • 5591940 to 1949
  • 4,7211939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Yates County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Yates County, New York
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Yates County, New York
  • 331 room
  • 292 rooms
  • 1563 rooms
  • 6364 rooms
  • 9985 rooms
  • 1,2986 rooms
  • 1,2417 rooms
  • 1,0028 rooms
  • 1,8089+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Yates County, New York
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Yates County, New York
  • 391 room
  • 1032 rooms
  • 2283 rooms
  • 3974 rooms
  • 4095 rooms
  • 2576 rooms
  • 1097 rooms
  • 998 rooms
  • 1649+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Yates County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Yates County, New York
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Yates County, New York
  • 40no bedroom
  • 2931 bedroom
  • 1,7452 bedrooms
  • 3,0873 bedrooms
  • 1,4124 bedrooms
  • 6245+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Yates County, New York
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Yates County, New York
  • 65no bedroom
  • 4401 bedroom
  • 6762 bedrooms
  • 3883 bedrooms
  • 1744 bedrooms
  • 715+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Yates County, New York in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Yates County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Yates County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 673no vehicle
  • 1,8571 vehicle
  • 2,8572 vehicles
  • 1,2303 vehicles
  • 3884 vehicles
  • 1895+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Yates County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Yates County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 425no vehicle
  • 7701 vehicle
  • 4792 vehicles
  • 813 vehicles
  • 434 vehicles
  • 105+ vehicles

91.7% of Yates County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 27% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72% lived in New York.

Yates County:

91.7%
State average:

89.5%

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

  • This state: 19,831
  • Other state: 4,494
  • Northeast: 2,754
  • Midwest: 532
  • South: 769
  • West: 436
Year householders moved into unit in Yates County, NY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Yates County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 27.1%Utility gas
  • 25.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.6%Wood
  • 11.5%Electricity
  • 5.4%Coal or coke
  • 1.7%Other fuel
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 38.6%Electricity
  • 35.7%Utility gas
  • 10.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.8%Wood
  • 5.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Coal or coke
  • 0.7%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 877
Here:

37.5%
New York:

14.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 53
Here:

6.2%
New York:

14.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 781
Here:

70.3%
New York:

37.4%

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

Yates County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $973,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $566,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $191,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,487,000
    Air Transportation: $13,000
  • Construction - Air Transportation: $1,175,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $8,214,000
    Regular Highways: $5,691,000
    Health - Other: $4,304,000
    Police Protection: $3,737,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,645,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,592,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $971,000
    Central Staff Services: $897,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $843,000
    General Public Buildings: $819,000
    Corrections - Other: $674,000
    Financial Administration: $654,000
    Solid Waste Management: $62,000
    Parks and Recreation: $61,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $23,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $702,000
    Other: $112,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,059,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $869,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $4,161,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $162,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,407,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,625,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,330,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,555,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,781,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $775,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,609,000
    Interest Earnings: $200,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $78,000
    Rents: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $313,000
    Police Protection: $161,000
    General - Other: $148,000
    Correctional Institutions: $46,000
    General Public Building: $17,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,144,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $14,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,957,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $4,507,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,292,000
    Highways: $2,089,000
    Other: $2,043,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,597,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $11,488,000
    Other Selective Sales: $668,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $328,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $284,000
    Other License: $231,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,150,000

Yates County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $973,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $566,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $191,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,487,000
    Air Transportation: $13,000
  • Construction - Air Transportation: $1,175,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $8,214,000
    Regular Highways: $5,691,000
    Health - Other: $4,304,000
    Police Protection: $3,737,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,645,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,592,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $971,000
    Central Staff Services: $897,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $843,000
    General Public Buildings: $819,000
    Corrections - Other: $674,000
    Financial Administration: $654,000
    Solid Waste Management: $62,000
    Parks and Recreation: $61,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $23,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $702,000
    Other: $112,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,059,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $869,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $4,161,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $162,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,407,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,625,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,330,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,555,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,781,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $775,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,609,000
    Interest Earnings: $200,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $78,000
    Rents: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $313,000
    Police Protection: $161,000
    General - Other: $148,000
    Correctional Institutions: $46,000
    General Public Building: $17,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,144,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $14,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,957,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $4,507,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,292,000
    Highways: $2,089,000
    Other: $2,043,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,597,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $11,488,000
    Other Selective Sales: $668,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $328,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $284,000
    Other License: $231,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,150,000

Yates County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $973,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $566,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $191,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,487,000
    Air Transportation: $13,000
  • Construction - Air Transportation: $1,175,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $8,214,000
    Regular Highways: $5,691,000
    Health - Other: $4,304,000
    Police Protection: $3,737,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,645,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,592,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $971,000
    Central Staff Services: $897,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $843,000
    General Public Buildings: $819,000
    Corrections - Other: $674,000
    Financial Administration: $654,000
    Solid Waste Management: $62,000
    Parks and Recreation: $61,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $23,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $702,000
    Other: $112,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,059,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $869,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $4,161,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $162,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,407,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,625,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,330,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,555,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,781,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $775,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,609,000
    Interest Earnings: $200,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $78,000
    Rents: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $313,000
    Police Protection: $161,000
    General - Other: $148,000
    Correctional Institutions: $46,000
    General Public Building: $17,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,144,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $14,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,957,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $4,507,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,292,000
    Highways: $2,089,000
    Other: $2,043,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,597,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $11,488,000
    Other Selective Sales: $668,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $328,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $284,000
    Other License: $231,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,150,000

Yates County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $973,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $566,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $191,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,487,000
    Air Transportation: $13,000
  • Construction - Air Transportation: $1,175,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $8,214,000
    Regular Highways: $5,691,000
    Health - Other: $4,304,000
    Police Protection: $3,737,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,645,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,592,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $971,000
    Central Staff Services: $897,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $843,000
    General Public Buildings: $819,000
    Corrections - Other: $674,000
    Financial Administration: $654,000
    Solid Waste Management: $62,000
    Parks and Recreation: $61,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $23,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $702,000
    Other: $112,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,059,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $869,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $4,161,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $162,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,407,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,625,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,330,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,555,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,781,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $775,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,609,000
    Interest Earnings: $200,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $78,000
    Rents: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $313,000
    Police Protection: $161,000
    General - Other: $148,000
    Correctional Institutions: $46,000
    General Public Building: $17,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,144,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $14,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,957,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $4,507,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,292,000
    Highways: $2,089,000
    Other: $2,043,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,597,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $11,488,000
    Other Selective Sales: $668,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $328,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $284,000
    Other License: $231,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,150,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 535
  • Number of aged recipients: 56
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 479
  • Number of recipients under 18: 73
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 351
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 111
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 259
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 239
Most common first names in Yates County, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William17675.9 years
Mary16681.8 years
John14976.5 years
Charles13675.9 years
George12777.9 years
Robert12573.5 years
Helen12581.2 years
Margaret9680.5 years
James9076.3 years
Harold8576.6 years
Most common last names in Yates County, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith11077.6 years
Jensen7079.2 years
Johnson4778.0 years
Miller4677.3 years
Clark4478.6 years
Brown3577.0 years
Nielsen3279.9 years
Fox3174.4 years
Snyder3075.1 years
Christensen2981.6 years
Businesses in Yates County, NY
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1RadioShack1
CVS1Rite Aid1
Curves1Subway2
DHL1Tim Hortons1
Dunkin Donuts1True Value1
FedEx3U-Haul1
GNC1UPS2
H&R Block1Walgreens1
La-Z-Boy1YMCA1
MasterBrand Cabinets7