Living in Geneseo, NY

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Geneseo SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Geneseo, NY Cost Of Living

97
Geneseo's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Geneseo, New York Info Snack

Geneseo /dnsio/ is a town in Livingston County in the Finger Lakes region of New York, United States on the far south end of the five-county Rochester Metropolitan Area. The population was 10,483 at the 2010 census. The town and surrounding area is quite rural. The English name "Geneseo" is an anglicization of the Iroquois name for the earlier Iroquois town there, Gen-nis-he-yo (which means "beautiful valley"). A village of the same name lies within the town's western portion. The town is known today mainly as the home of the highly selective State University of New York at Geneseo.
Population
8,096
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
44.7%
Median Home
$164,100
Median Income
$30,593
Median Rent
$869

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Map Of Geneseo, NY

Population over time in Geneseo

Year Population % Change
2017 8,096 -0.7%
2016 8,151 0.3%
2015 8,124 0.3%
2014 8,096 0.7%
2013 8,043 0.7%
2012 7,984 -0.2%
2011 7,998 -0.5%
2010 8,037 1.4%
2009 7,926 -

Race / Ethnicity in Geneseo

White
87.1% (7,054)
African American
2.2% (176)
American Indian
0.1% (6)
Asian
3.8% (304)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.9% (150)
Hispanic
5.0% (406)
Race Geneseo NY USA
White 87.1% 55.9% 61.1%
African American 2.2% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.8% 8.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.0% 18.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Geneseo, New York

Less than $10,000
17.1% (138,583)
$10,000 to $14,999
15.2% (123,419)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (90,563)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (74,557)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (114,152)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.9% (88,036)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (78,348)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.9% (56,023)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.4% (35,804)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (10,109)
Income Geneseo NY USA
Less than $10,000 17.1% 6.7% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 15.2% 5.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 8.8% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 8.2% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.9% 15.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 11.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.9% 15.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.4% 7.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 9.7% 7.0%

Gender in Geneseo

Female
57.8% (4,679)
Male
42.2% (3,417)
Gender Geneseo NY USA
Female 57.8% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 42.2% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Geneseo for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (161)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (809)
High School / GED
19.0% (1,538)
Some College
17.0% (1,376)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (647)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (1,457)
Master's Degree
19.0% (1,538)
Professional Degree
3.0% (242)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (323)
Education Geneseo NY USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 19.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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