|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Allegany is 1,582. Allegany, New York is the 8,486th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Allegany was in 1990, when its population was 2,037. In 1990, Allegany was the 6,859th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,486th largest city in the US. Allegany is currently 22.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Allegany has shrunk 15.7% since the year 2000. Allegany, New York's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8480||Bay Springs, Mississippi||1,585||-24.7%|
|8482||Fox Lake, Wisconsin||1,585||7.6%|
|8483||Archer City, Texas||1,584||-14.7%|
|8486||Allegany, New York||1,582||-15.7%|
|8490||New Market, Maryland||1,581||269.3%|
The total voting age population of Allegany, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,495. The voting age population is 44.3% male and 55.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.6% of the residents of Allegany are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Allegany are 93.0% White, 2.0% Two or more races, 1.8% Black, 1.6% Asian and 1.5% Other. Additionally, 2.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Allegany, 21.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 3.8%. On a per-household basis, 2.9% of families are below the poverty line in Allegany.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.1% of Allegany residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.5% of Allegany residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 41.8% have a bachelor's degree and 21.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Allegany residents aged 5 and older, 3.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Allegany is 2.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Allegany, 24.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Allegany is $55,643.
In Allegany, 58.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.9% of housing units in Allegany.
Of all the housing units in Allegany, 40.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Allegany, 2.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Allegany is $659.
In Allegany, 86.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.