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As of 2010, the total population of Otsego County is 62,259, which is 0.95% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 2.12% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. The Otsego County population density is 61.29 people per square mile, which is much lower than the state average density of 355.20 people per square mile and is lower than the national average density of 81.32 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Otsego County is white, which represent 94.66% of the total population. The average Otsego County education level is about the same as the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010: 62,259. #43

Population Growth Since 2000, #34

Otsego County
New York

Population Density, #49

Otsego County
61.29 per square mile
New York
355.20 per square mile
81.32 per square mile

Population by Races

White:58,935 (94.66%, #17)
Black:1,066 (1.71%, #46)
Hispanic:1,921 (3.09%, #33)
Asian:674 (1.08%, #31)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):139 (0.22%, #56)
One Race, Other:413 (0.66%, see rank)
Two or More Races:1,032 (1.66%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:306 (15.93%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:798 (41.54%, see rank)
Cuban:90 (4.69%, see rank)
Central American:122 (6.35%, see rank)
South American:216 (11.24%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:134 (19.88%, see rank)
Chinese:208 (30.86%, see rank)
Filipino:59 (8.75%, see rank)
Japanese:56 (8.31%, see rank)
Korean:120 (17.80%, see rank)
Vietnamese:15 (2.23%, see rank)
Asian, Other:70 (10.39%, see rank)

*Based on 2010 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

54,068 (87.00%) out of the total population of 62,147 reported first ancestry.

 Otsego County% of the Total PopulationNew YorkU.S.
Arab2170.35%, see rank0.79%0.53%
Czech3190.51%, see rank0.29%0.50%
Danish4000.64%, see rank0.18%0.45%
Dutch3,4925.62%, see rank1.35%1.51%
English9,26614.91%, see rank5.77%8.53%
French3,5375.69%, see rank3.12%3.54%
German13,02020.95%, see rank11.22%15.79%
Greek2950.47%, see rank0.82%0.42%
Hungarian5510.89%, see rank0.78%0.48%
Irish11,78318.96%, see rank13.03%11.36%
Italian7,66812.34%, see rank13.84%5.66%
Norwegian8101.30%, see rank0.43%1.46%
Polish2,9914.81%, see rank5.08%3.13%
Portuguese1650.27%, see rank0.28%0.46%
Russian9171.48%, see rank2.41%0.97%
Scotch-Irish5400.87%, see rank0.38%1.07%
Scottish2,0503.30%, see rank1.11%1.81%
Subsaharan African1170.19%, see rank1.24%0.93%
Swedish8631.39%, see rank0.66%1.34%
Swiss2120.34%, see rank0.20%0.31%
Ukrainian2440.39%, see rank0.69%0.31%
American6,79110.93%, see rank4.21%6.72%
Welsh1,2812.06%, see rank0.45%0.60%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 30,115 (48.37%, see rank)
Females: 32,144 (51.63%, see rank)

Otsego County
Male: 48.37%
Female: 51.63%
New York
Male: 48.39%
Female: 51.61%
Male: 49.16%
Female: 50.84%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Otsego County
40.90 years old
New York
38.00 years old
37.20 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Otsego County
40.10 years old
New York
36.30 years old
35.80 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Otsego County
41.70 years old
New York
39.40 years old
38.50 years old

 Otsego County% of the Total PopulationNew YorkU.S.
Under 5 years2,7414.40%, see rank5.96%6.54%
5 to 9 years3,0214.85%, see rank6.01%6.59%
10 to 14 years3,3835.43%, see rank6.25%6.70%
15 to 19 years5,9529.56%, see rank7.05%7.14%
20 to 24 years6,61510.62%, see rank7.28%6.99%
25 to 34 years5,7489.23%, see rank13.72%13.30%
35 to 44 years6,70210.76%, see rank13.47%13.30%
45 to 54 years9,24214.84%, see rank14.86%14.58%
55 to 64 years8,57413.77%, see rank11.89%11.82%
65 to 74 years5,4508.75%, see rank7.02%7.03%
75 to 84 3,3025.30%, see rank4.47%4.23%
85 years and over1,5292.46%, see rank2.02%1.78%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Otsego CountyNew YorkU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population40,243, 100%13,101,982204,336,017
Less Than High School4,522, 11.24%, see rank15.13%14.28%
High School Graduate13,574, 33.73%, see rank27.31%28.24%
Some College or Associate Degree11,474, 28.51%, see rank24.77%28.99%
Bachelor Degree6,053, 15.04%, see rank18.64%17.88%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree4,620, 11.48%, see rank14.14%10.61%
USA.com Education Index#13.53, see rank13.6313.47
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Otsego County New YorkU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten1,30972.04%27.96%65.27%34.73%70.05%29.95%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)5,27196.51%, see rank3.49%, see rank86.41%13.59%89.62%10.38%
High School (Grades 9-12)3,19095.49%, see rank4.51%, see rank87.20%12.80%90.52%9.48%
College7,36074.33%, see rank25.67%, see rank63.93%36.07%77.79%22.21%
Graduate School56168.81%, see rank31.19%, see rank38.53%61.47%58.62%41.38%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Otsego CountyNew YorkU.S.
Total Households24,620, 100%7,317,755116,716,292
Average Household Size2.31, see rank2.572.58
1 Person Households7,239, 29.40%, see rank29.12%26.74%
2 or More Person Households17,381, 70.60%, see rank70.88%73.26%
Family Households (Families)15,058, 61.16%, see rank63.54%66.43%
Average Family Size2.84, see rank3.203.14
Married-Couple Family11,641, 47.28%, see rank43.63%48.42%
Nonfamily Households9,562, 38.84%, see rank36.46%33.57%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Otsego County%New YorkU.S.
15 Years and Over Total53,067see rank15,868,671248,042,237
Males, 15 Years and Over25,375100%, see rank7,587,524120,789,875
Never Married9,35336.86%, see rank40.11%35.08%
Married13,22952.13%, see rank50.21%52.93%
Widowed7132.81%, see rank2.58%2.53%
Divorced2,0808.20%, see rank7.09%9.46%
Females, 15 Years and Over27,692100%, see rank8,281,147127,252,362
Never Married9,38333.88%, see rank34.41%28.74%
Married13,22247.75%, see rank46.13%49.95%
Widowed2,6199.46%, see rank9.64%9.34%
Divorced2,4688.91%, see rank9.82%11.97%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Otsego County%New YorkU.S.
Native59,74896.14%, see rank78.00%87.13%
Born in the State of Residence48,61378.22%, see rank63.79%58.71%
Born in Different State10,68217.19%, see rank11.77%27.04%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
4530.73%, see rank2.44%1.38%
Foreign Born2,3993.86%, see rank22.00%12.87%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship1,2942.08%, see rank11.49%5.71%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship1,1051.78%, see rank10.51%7.16%
Born In Europe1,0581.70%, see rank3.95%1.56%
Born In Asia6040.97%, see rank5.96%3.67%
Born In Africa830.13%, see rank0.84%0.51%
Born In Oceania290.05%, see rank0.06%0.07%
Born In Latin America5190.84%, see rank10.90%6.79%
Born In Northern America1060.17%, see rank0.29%0.26%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Otsego County%New YorkU.S.
English22,46591.54%, see rank69.65%79.64%
Spanish8173.33%, see rank14.23%11.57%
Other Indo-European Languages1,0354.22%, see rank10.07%4.61%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages1770.72%, see rank4.55%3.24%
Other470.19%, see rank1.51%0.94%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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