Macedon, New York

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Macedon, New York

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High Points

Macedon strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New York):

Category Trophy
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Macedon Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Macedon Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Macedon Well-Paid Single Women
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Macedon People in Middle Class or Better

Comparative Profile of Macedon, New York

Comparing Macedon to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New York (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Men 9 6
Well-Paid Single Women 9 5
Male Share of the Population 8 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 9
Racial Diversity 5 3
Age of the Population 3 2
Female Share of the Population 3 2
Senior Citizens 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 8
Average Household Size 8 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 6
People in Middle Class or Better 9 6
College Educated Adults 8 5
People Above Poverty 8 6

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 6 7
Walking and Biking to Work 6 5
Public Transportation Use 5 2
Working at Home 4 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 9 7
Housing Recently Built 6 9
People Living Alone 4 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 4
Affordability of Rents 3 7
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 6

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Macedon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 17 miles E of Rochester, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 80 miles E of Buffalo, New York
County Wayne
Metro Area Rochester
Standard Zip Codes 14502
Phone Area Codes 315
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.069
Longitude -77.299

Macedon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 15.2 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 35 to 54 F
Jul Temp 61 to 81 F
Oct Temp 42 to 60 F
Annual Precip 33.3 inches
Distance 16.9 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 36 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 42 to 61 F
Annual Precip 38.3 inches
Distance 25.5 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 31 F
Apr Temp 34 to 55 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 59 F
Annual Precip 34.5 inches
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Macedon Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,496 100%
Male 741 49.5%
Female 755 50.5%
Under 18 423 28.3%
18+ 1,073 71.7%
65+ 142 9.5%
Median Age 35.3
Average Family Size 3.11
White 1,455 97.3%
African-American 15 1%
Asian 14 0.9%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.1%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 9 0.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 0.3%

Estimated Macedon Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,531
Growth 35
Growth % 2.3%

Macedon Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 21.8%
Italian 15%
Irish 14.2%
English 11.3%
US/American 9.2%
Dutch 5%
Polish 4.7%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.3%
French (except Basque) 3.1%
French Canadian 2.1%
Scottish 1.5%
Scotch-Irish 1.5%
Swedish 1%
British 0.8%
Albanian 0.6%
Hungarian 0.5%
Slovak 0.5%
European 0.5%
Canadian 0.5%
Austrian 0.5%
Ukrainian 0.5%
Danish 0.3%
Russian 0.3%
Czechoslovakian 0.2%
Scandinavian 0.2%
Lithuanian 0.2%
Greek 0.2%
Swiss 0.2%
Norwegian 0.2%
Welsh 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Macedon 1,496 $55,288
Fairport 5,740 $65,980
Manchester 1,475 $44,625
Newark 9,682 $40,863
Palmyra 3,490 $49,450
Shortsville 1,320 $51,023
Victor 2,433 $62,798

Macedon Public Libraries

Macedon Public Library
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(315) 986-4755
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