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Housing density: 217 houses/condos per square mile
Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $480,807.
Median contract rent in 2009: $430 (lower quartile is $342, upper quartile is $541)
Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $452
Median gross rent in Rome, NY in 2009: $572
Housing units in Rome with a mortgage: 3,637 (300 second mortgage, 551 home equity loan, 21 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,627
Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $65,661
Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $34,877
Median monthly housing costs: $701
Detached houses: $132,714Here:$132,714State:$343,827
Townhouses or other attached units: $132,309Here:$132,309State:$484,742
In 2-unit structures: $153,830Here:$153,830State:$460,134
In 3-to-4-unit structures: $451,759Here:$451,759State:$569,159
In 5-or-more-unit structures: $1,304,019Here:$1,304,019State:$676,553
Mobile homes: $35,482Here:$35,482State:$40,766
Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $35,372Here:$35,372State:$137,621
5,891 spouses, 9,392 children (8,752 natural, 221 adopted, 419 stepchildren), 374 grandchildren, 211 brothers or sisters, 92 parents, 187 other relatives, 676 non-relatives
Size of family households: 3,831 2-persons, 2,023 3-persons, 1,478 4-persons, 721 5-persons, 152 6-persons, 117 7-or-more-persons.
Size of nonfamily households: 4,560 1-person, 683 2-persons, 49 3-persons, 31 4-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons.
4,223 married couples with children.
2,830 single-parent households (604 men, 2,226 women).
92.8% of residents of Rome speak English at home.
2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
4.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (32% speak English very well, 43% speak English well, 25% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (12% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 69% speak English not well).
Foreign born population: 1,344 (3.8%)
(47.8% of them are naturalized citizens)
Median 2009 house/condo value by year built
Year house built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
Percentage of workers working in this county: 93.2%
Number of people working at home: 203 (1.5% of all workers)
Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):
62% of Rome residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
Out of people who lived in different houses, 75% lived in this county.
Out of people who lived in different counties, 52% lived in New York.
Educational Attainment for Males (%)
Educational Attainment for Females (%)
Class of Workers
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 7.2%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 7.0%
Unemployment rate for Black males: 6.9%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 10.3%
Unemployment rate for Asian males: 6.3%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for other race males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 9.1%
Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 6.7%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 3.1%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 9.2%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 3.5%
Median household income in 2009 for:
Median worth of mobile homes: $26,100
House/condo owner moved in on average 18 years ago
Renter moved in on average 4 years ago
Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Rome:
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
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 (Noninst.)
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