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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Otego is 939. Otego, New York is the 10,488th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Otego was in 1990, when its population was 1,068. In 1990, Otego was the 9,496th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,488th largest city in the US. Otego is currently 12.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Otego has shrunk 10.3% since the year 2000. Otego, New York's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
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|10490||Union Bridge, Maryland||939||-6.5%|
The total voting age population of Otego, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 784. The voting age population is 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.8% of the residents of Otego are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Otego are 93.6% White, 3.8% Two or more races, 1.8% Asian and 0.8% Black. Additionally, 0.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Otego, 8.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.7%. On a per-household basis, 8.6% of families are below the poverty line in Otego.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.8% of Otego residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.0% of Otego residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 34.1% have a bachelor's degree and 13.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Otego residents aged 5 and older, 2.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Otego is 0.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Otego, 16.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Otego is $51,538.
In Otego, 61.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.6% of housing units in Otego.
Of all the housing units in Otego, 43.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Otego, 3.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Otego is $670.
In Otego, 85.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.