Living in Elmira, NY

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Elmira, New York Info Snack

Population
27,402
Unemployment
9.0%
Poverty
26.2%
Median Home
$74,500
Median Income
$36,909
Median Rent
$729

Elmira SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Elmira, NY Crime Report

914
Total Crimes
3,390.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
36.89%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Elmira
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 914 3,390.5 1,731.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 83 307.9 358.6 366.7
Murder 1 3.7 2.9 5.0
Robbery 40 148.4 92.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 42 155.8 229.0 250.2
Property Crime 831 3,082.6 1,373.3 2,109.9
Burglary 172 638.0 141.9 340.5
Larceny 643 2,385.2 1,166.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 16 59.4 65.3 219.9

Elmira, NY Cost Of Living

84
Elmira's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Elmira New York National Average
Overall 84 117 100
Services 101 108 100
Groceries 105 108 100
Health 105 101 100
Housing 48 145 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 79 97 100

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
2019 27,402 -1.1%
2018 27,695 -2.1%
2017 28,302 -1.0%
2016 28,583 -0.8%
2015 28,817 -0.8%
2014 29,046 -0.4%
2013 29,176 0.0%
2012 29,173 -0.4%
2011 29,304 -0.2%
2010 29,354 -

Race / Ethnicity in Elmira

White
73.0% (20,007)
African American
14.3% (3,911)
American Indian
0.7% (201)
Asian
0.5% (147)
Hawaiian
0.0% (7)
Other
0.3% (71)
Two Or More
5.8% (1,579)
Hispanic
5.4% (1,479)
Race Elmira NY USA
White 73.0% 55.6% 60.7%
African American 14.3% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 8.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.8% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.4% 19.0% 18.0%

Gender in Elmira

Female
50.6% (13,877)
Male
49.4% (13,524)
Gender Elmira NY USA
Female 50.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elmira for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,096)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (3,288)
High School / GED
39.0% (10,686)
Some College
20.0% (5,480)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,740)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (2,466)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,370)
Professional Degree
1.0% (274)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Elmira NY USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
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 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Elmira, New York

Less than $10,000
13.8% (379,008)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (224,754)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.6% (371,958)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (347,424)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (379,008)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.1% (413,976)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (313,866)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (234,342)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.8% (49,350)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (26,508)
Income Elmira NY USA
Less than $10,000 13.8% 6.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 4.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.6% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 7.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 10.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.1% 15.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 12.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 15.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.8% 8.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 10.7% 7.7%

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