Youngstown, New York

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Youngstown, New York

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Youngstown People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Youngstown Well-Paid Single Women
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Youngstown Median Family Income
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Youngstown Low Rate of Poverty
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Youngstown Well-Paid Single Men
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Youngstown College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Youngstown, New York

Comparing Youngstown 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 Women 10 7
Well-Paid Single Men 9 7
Age of the Population 8 9
Female Share of the Population 6 7
Senior Citizens 6 7
Male Share of the Population 5 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 4
Racial Diversity 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 7
Average Household Size 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 10 8
Median Family Income 9 6
People Above Poverty 9 8
College Educated Adults 9 6

Commute & Sprawl

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


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 5 4
People Living Alone 5 6
Housing Recently Built 4 7
Affordability of Rents 2 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 5

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Youngstown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 10 miles N of Niagara Falls, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 26 miles N of Buffalo, New York
County Niagara
Metro Area Buffalo - Niagara Falls
Standard Zip Codes 14174
Phone Area Codes 716
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.247
Longitude -79.05

Youngstown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 11.4 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 35 to 55 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 40 to 60 F
Annual Precip 33.9 inches
Station LOCKPORT 3 S
Distance 20.1 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 35 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 42 to 60 F
Annual Precip 37 inches
Distance 21.3 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 36 to 55 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 41 to 60 F
Annual Precip 36.5 inches
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Youngstown Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,957 100%
Male 934 47.7%
Female 1,023 52.3%
Under 18 476 24.3%
18+ 1,481 75.7%
65+ 314 16%
Median Age 41.2
Average Family Size 2.93
White 1,926 98.4%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 21 1.1%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 9 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 15 0.8%

Estimated Youngstown Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,901
Growth -56
Growth % -2.9%

Youngstown 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
Irish 19.1%
German 14.6%
English 14.4%
Italian 13.8%
Polish 8.7%
Scottish 7.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.5%
US/American 2.4%
French (except Basque) 2.3%
Scotch-Irish 2.2%
French Canadian 2.1%
Portuguese 2%
Dutch 1.5%
British 1.2%
Finnish 0.9%
Norwegian 0.7%
Carpatho Rusyn 0.5%
Armenian 0.5%
Yugoslavian 0.4%
Swedish 0.4%
Ukrainian 0.3%
Croatian 0.3%
Welsh 0.2%
Russian 0.2%
Canadian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Youngstown 1,957 $60,089
Grand Island 18,621 $70,521
Lewiston 2,781 $50,457
Niagara Falls 55,593 $34,377
North Tonawanda 33,262 $50,219
Ransomville 1,488 $53,239
Wilson 1,213 $42,656

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Youngstown High Schools (2004)

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Serves 844 students.

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