|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cato is 542. Cato, New York is the 12,841st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Cato was in 2000, when its population was 600. In 2000, Cato was the 12,576th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,841st largest city in the US. Cato is currently 9.7% smaller than it was in 2000.
Cato has shrunk 9.6% since the year 2000. Cato, New York's growth is about average. 51% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12835||Pleasant Hill, Tennessee||543||-0.5%|
|12836||Queen City, Missouri||543||-14.7%|
|12841||Cato, New York||542||-9.6%|
|12844||Gauley Bridge, West Virginia||542||-26.4%|
The total voting age population of Cato, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 350. The voting age population is 49.4% male and 50.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.6% of the residents of Cato are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cato are 100.0% White.
In Cato, 10.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.3%. On a per-household basis, 0.0% of families are below the poverty line in Cato.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.5% of Cato residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.3% of Cato residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.8% have a bachelor's degree and 7.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cato residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cato is 1.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cato, 17.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cato is $55,893.
In Cato, 65.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.8% of housing units in Cato.
Of all the housing units in Cato, 43.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Cato, 2.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cato is $744.
In Cato, 87.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.