|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elmira Heights is 3,881. Elmira Heights, New York is the 5,517th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Elmira Heights was in 1990, when its population was 4,359. In 1990, Elmira Heights was the 4,441st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,517th largest city in the US. Elmira Heights is currently 11.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Elmira Heights has shrunk 6.7% since the year 2000. Elmira Heights, New York's growth is below average. 74% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5483||South Blooming Grove||3,921||14.7%|
|5596||South Glens Falls||3,764||11.5%|
|5513||North Hudson, Wisconsin||3,886||10.8%|
|5517||Elmira Heights, New York||3,881||-6.7%|
|5520||Madeira Beach, Florida||3,880||-13.9%|
The total voting age population of Elmira Heights, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,365. The voting age population is 47.3% male and 52.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.9% of the residents of Elmira Heights are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elmira Heights are 91.0% White, 4.8% Two or more races, 2.4% Black, 1.2% Asian and 0.6% Other. Additionally, 3.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elmira Heights, 13.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.2%. On a per-household basis, 8.1% of families are below the poverty line in Elmira Heights.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.7% of Elmira Heights residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.9% of Elmira Heights residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.4% have a bachelor's degree and 5.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elmira Heights residents aged 5 and older, 3.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Elmira Heights is 8.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Elmira Heights, 12.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Elmira Heights is $43,805.
In Elmira Heights, 47.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 52.7% of housing units in Elmira Heights.
Of all the housing units in Elmira Heights, 49.4% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elmira Heights is $752.
In Elmira Heights, 73.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.