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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Cortland is $18,807, which is much lower than the state average of $32,829 and is much lower than the national average of $28,555. Cortland median household income is $40,229, which has grown by 51.93% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 35.25% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Cortland residents spend 16.1 minutes per day commuting to work, which is much lower than the state average of 32.5 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #1089

Cortland, NY
18,807 USD
New York
32,829 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Cortland, NY
17,427 USD
New York
34,450 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Cortland, NY
20,938 USD
New York
39,569 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Cortland, NY
15,631 USD
New York
30,512 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #976
Cortland, NY
40,229 USD
New York
58,687 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Cortland, NY
48,927 USD
New York
85,736 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #184
Cortland, NY
51.93%
New York
35.25%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Cortland, NYNew YorkU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income19.03%$7,414, see rank21.49%$18,75221.11%$16,919
Social Security Income28.54%$15,227, see rank29.15%$17,90029.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income3.67%$3,597, see rank3.41%$4,1102.82%$3,720
Retirement Income18.54%$16,662, see rank17.56%$25,80917.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Cortland, NY
55,699 USD
New York
71,419 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Cortland, NY
64,096 USD
New York
99,640 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Cortland, NYNew YorkU.S.
White$40,316, see rank$65,667$56,900
Black$20,821, see rank$41,598$35,600
Hispanic$42,681, see rank$40,814$42,396
One Race, Other$43,816, see rank$36,694$40,300
Two or More Races$42,917, see rank$49,102$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Cortland, NYNew YorkU.S.
less than 25$20,101, see rank$27,968$25,788
25 to 44$45,691, see rank$65,396$58,398
45 to 64$49,054, see rank$70,383$65,027
65 or over$29,760, see rank$38,136$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Cortland, NYNew YorkU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over16,342, see rank15,832,743248,775,628
Male17,601, 46.51%, see rank47.83%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:24,694, 61.76%, see rank68.68%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.28%0.73%
Male, Civilian24,694, 61.76%, see rank68.40%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed34,270, 90.97%, see rank90.70%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed3424, 9.03%, see rank9.30%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force22,907, 38.24%, see rank31.32%30.72%
Female18,741, 53.49%, see rank52.17%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:24,648, 53.17%, see rank58.76%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.03%0.11%
Female, Civilian24,648, 53.17%, see rank58.72%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed34,374, 94.10%, see rank91.52%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed3274, 5.90%, see rank8.48%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force24,093, 46.83%, see rank41.24%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Cortland, NYNew YorkU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over8,507, 100%8,950,165141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone5,755, 67.65%, see rank53.60%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled901, 10.59%, see rank6.81%9.59%
Public Transportation88, 1.03%, see rank27.40%5.06%
Walked1,266, 14.88%, see rank6.36%2.78%
Other Means109, 1.28%, see rank1.89%1.79%
Worked at Home388, 4.56%, see rank3.93%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Cortland, NY
16.1 minutes
New York
32.5 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Cortland, NYNew YorkU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over8,6449,137,540143,435,233
Male14,270, 49.40%, see rank51.42%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations21,398, 32.74%, see rank35.01%33.12%
Service Occupations2936, 21.92%, see rank18.15%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations2792, 18.55%, see rank18.51%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations237, 0.87%, see rank0.39%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2196, 4.59%, see rank8.63%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2780, 18.27%, see rank14.63%17.94%
Female14,374, 50.60%, see rank48.58%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations21,361, 31.12%, see rank43.00%40.04%
Service Occupations21,312, 30.00%, see rank22.47%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations21,399, 31.98%, see rank29.84%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.12%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations216, 0.37%, see rank0.25%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2252, 5.76%, see rank4.12%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Cortland, NYNew YorkU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over8,644, 100%9,137,540143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining76, 0.88%, see rank0.60%1.96%
Construction219, 2.53%, see rank5.55%6.17%
Manufacturing798, 9.23%, see rank6.59%10.43%
Wholesale Trade119, 1.38%, see rank2.50%2.75%
Retail Trade1,286, 14.88%, see rank10.85%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities212, 2.45%, see rank5.07%4.93%
Information92, 1.06%, see rank2.90%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing290, 3.35%, see rank8.13%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
644, 7.45%, see rank11.31%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance3,435, 39.74%, see rank27.50%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
889, 10.28%, see rank9.23%9.49%
Public Administration256, 2.96%, see rank4.71%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration328, 3.79%, see rank5.06%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Cortland, NY%New YorkU.S.
Population in Poverty3,40321.23%, see rank15.61%15.59%
Family in Poverty38511.73%, see rank11.96%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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