In 2017, Chemung County, NY had a population of 86.9k people with a median age of 41.2 and a median household income of $51,251. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Chemung County, NY declined from 87,742 to 86,883, a -0.979% decrease and its median household income grew from $49,578 to $51,251, a 3.37% increase.
The population of Chemung County, NY is 86.5% White Alone, 5.78% Black or African American Alone, and 2.97% Hispanic or Latino. 3.71% of the people in Chemung County, NY speak a non-English language, and 98.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chemung County, NY are Elmira College (462 degrees awarded in 2016), Elmira Business Institute (161 degrees), and Schuyler Steuben Chemung Tioga Allegany BOCES (62 degrees).
The median property value in Chemung County, NY is $105,500, and the homeownership rate is 68.1%. Most people in Chemung County, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Chemung County, NY is 2 cars per household.