Cortland, NY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Cortland, New York Info Snack

Population
18,739
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
27.0%
Median Home
$109,400
Median Income
$44,317
Median Rent
$754

Cortland SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9

Cortland, NY Crime Report

380
Total Crimes
2,037.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-17.75%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Cortland
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 380 2,037.0 1,731.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 55 294.8 358.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 6 32.2 92.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 22 117.9 229.0 250.2
Property Crime 325 1,742.2 1,373.3 2,109.9
Burglary 77 412.8 141.9 340.5
Larceny 246 1,318.7 1,166.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 2 10.7 65.3 219.9

Cortland, NY Cost Of Living

87
Cortland's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Cortland New York National Average
Overall 87 117 100
Services 101 108 100
Groceries 105 108 100
Health 105 101 100
Housing 58 145 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 79 97 100

Cortland, NY Photos

Rankings for Cortland in New York

Map Of Cortland, NY

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Population over time in Cortland

Year Population % Change
2019 18,739 -0.5%
2018 18,828 -0.5%
2017 18,914 -0.5%
2016 19,018 -0.6%
2015 19,134 -0.4%
2014 19,218 0.2%
2013 19,187 -0.4%
2012 19,271 0.1%
2011 19,261 0.0%
2010 19,257 -

Race / Ethnicity in Cortland

White
90.5% (16,967)
African American
3.7% (690)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.5% (94)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (14)
Two Or More
1.9% (364)
Hispanic
3.3% (610)
Race Cortland NY USA
White 90.5% 55.6% 60.7%
African American 3.7% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 8.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.3% 19.0% 18.0%

Gender in Cortland

Female
53.8% (10,073)
Male
46.2% (8,666)
Gender Cortland NY USA
Female 53.8% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.2% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cortland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (749)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,311)
High School / GED
30.0% (5,621)
Some College
19.0% (3,560)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (2,436)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (2,810)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,686)
Professional Degree
1.0% (187)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (374)
Education Cortland NY USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Cortland, New York

Less than $10,000
8.5% (159,606)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.1% (169,740)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.5% (196,482)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.5% (233,639)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (294,160)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (319,776)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (211,964)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.5% (159,888)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.8% (90,640)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (38,001)
Income Cortland NY USA
Less than $10,000 8.5% 6.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.1% 4.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.5% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.5% 7.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 10.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 15.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 12.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.5% 15.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.8% 8.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 10.7% 7.7%

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