Elmira, NY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Elmira, New York Info Snack

Population
27,236
Unemployment
8.9%
Poverty
24.9%
Median Home
$76,200
Median Income
$36,543
Median Rent
$727

Elmira SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
9

Elmira, NY Crime Report

871
Total Crimes
3,247.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
38.43%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Elmira
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 871 3,247.6 1,774.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 59 220.0 363.8 387.8
Murder 2 7.5 4.2 6.5
Robbery 25 93.2 90.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 32 119.3 240.7 279.7
Property Crime 812 3,027.6 1,410.7 1,958.2
Burglary 87 324.4 165.5 314.2
Larceny 684 2,550.3 1,143.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 41 152.9 101.7 246.0

Elmira, NY Cost Of Living

85
Elmira's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Elmira New York National Average
Overall 85 119 100
Services 105 112 100
Groceries 100 110 100
Health 96 102 100
Housing 47 144 100
Transportation 97 105 100
Utilities 102 99 100

Elmira, NY Photos

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Rankings for Elmira in New York

Map Of Elmira, NY

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Population over time in Elmira

Year Population % Change
2020 27,236 -1.7%
2019 27,695 -2.1%
2018 28,302 -1.0%
2017 28,583 -0.8%
2016 28,817 -0.8%
2015 29,046 -0.4%
2014 29,176 0.0%
2013 29,173 -0.4%
2012 29,304 -0.2%
2011 29,354 -

Race / Ethnicity in Elmira

White
76.0% (20,697)
African American
11.9% (3,229)
American Indian
0.2% (45)
Asian
0.5% (127)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (63)
Two Or More
5.9% (1,596)
Hispanic
5.4% (1,479)
Race Elmira NY USA
White 76.0% 55.2% 60.1%
African American 11.9% 14.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.5% 8.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.6% 0.3%
Two Or More 5.9% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.4% 19.1% 18.2%

Gender in Elmira

Female
50.5% (13,753)
Male
49.5% (13,482)
Gender Elmira NY USA
Female 50.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elmira for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,089)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (3,813)
High School / GED
37.0% (10,077)
Some College
19.0% (5,174)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,723)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (2,451)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,361)
Professional Degree
1.0% (272)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (272)
Education Elmira NY USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Elmira, New York

Less than $10,000
13.4% (365,543)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.7% (182,499)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.2% (385,700)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.2% (385,700)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.5% (341,028)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (417,297)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.8% (294,995)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.1% (274,293)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (39,768)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (36,772)
Income Elmira NY USA
Less than $10,000 13.4% 6.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.7% 4.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.2% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.2% 7.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.5% 10.4% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.8% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.1% 16.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 8.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 11.5% 8.3%

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