In 2019, Chautauqua County, NY had a population of 128k people with a median age of 42.6 and a median household income of $46,820. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Chautauqua County, NY declined from 129,656 to 128,496, a −0.895% decrease and its median household income grew from $45,332 to $46,820, a 3.28% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chautauqua County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (87.4%), White (Hispanic) (4.79%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.35%), Other (Hispanic) (2.15%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.77%). 0% of the households in Chautauqua County, NY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.9% of the residents in Chautauqua County, NY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chautauqua County, NY are SUNY at Fredonia (1,083 degrees awarded in 2019), Jamestown Community College (658 degrees), and Erie 2 Chautauqua Cattaraugus BOCES-Practical Nursing Program (110 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Chautauqua County, NY was $88,000, and the homeownership rate was 69.3%. Most people in Chautauqua County, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Chautauqua County, NY was 2 cars per household.