Gainesville, Wyoming County, New York

Gainesville: Human settlement in Wyoming County, New York, United States of America

About

Gainesville is a city located in the county of Wyoming in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 229 and a population density of 6 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 216 inhabitants.

The city was created 120 years ago in 1901.

Quick Facts about Gainesville

Population : 216 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Wyoming County
Postal code : 14066
Area : 35.7 km2
Altitude : 1,663 feet / 507 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1902 (120 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 09:16:57 (6th December 2022)
Density : 6 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.02% (2010-2020)

Geography

Gainesville is located at 42°38'27"N 78°8'2"W (42.6409000, -78.1339000).

Gainesville map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Gainesville decreased by 6.02% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 229 - census
2011 231 0.87% estimation process
2012 230 -0.43% estimation process
2013 228 -0.88% estimation process
2014 226 -0.88% estimation process
2015 225 -0.44% estimation process
2016 223 -0.9% estimation process
2017 221 -0.9% estimation process
2018 218 -1.38% estimation process
2019 218 0% estimation process
2020 216 -0.93% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 16,937
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 17,035
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -0.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 16,225
April 1, 2010 Population : 17,023
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.8%
People over 65 (%) : 16.2%
Female persons, % : 54.3%
White only, percent : 84.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 10.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 1.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 3.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 80.5%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,126
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.5%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 45.5%

Gainesville zip code is 14066. County name: Wyoming, County fips: 36121

Gainesville, Gainesville Creek

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 45.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $92,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $976
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $380
2015-2019 median gross rent : $677
2015-2019 Households : 6,604
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.48
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 71.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 80.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 70.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 82.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 22.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 14.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 64,780
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 488,641
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 516,559
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 654,151
2012 total retail sales per capita : $38,101
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $30,370
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $18,417
Percentage of people living in poverty : 33.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,620
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 806
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 551
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 133
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,357
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 99
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,389
2010 population per square mile : 1,319.1
2010 land area in square miles : 12.90

Schools in Gainesville

College & universities near Gainesville, NY

Code Name City ZIP
191676 Houghton College Houghton (NY) 14744

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Gainesville, NY

Code Name Address Type
BUF Buffalo–Depew station 55 Dick Road RAIL
BFX Buffalo–Exchange Street 75 Exchange Street RAIL
ROC Louise M. Slaughter Rochester Station 320 Central Avenue RAIL
NFL Niagara Falls Station and Customhouse Interpretive Center 27th St. and Lockport Rd. RAIL
DUK Dunkirk, New York 411 Central Ave. BUS

Post offices near Gainesville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Gainesvill Post Office Gainesville (NY) 14066

Other places with the same name (6)

Other cities in Wyoming County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Wyoming County , NY.

City Name Population Title
Perry 3,457 Town in Wyoming County, New York
Bennington 3,190 Town in New York, United States
Warsaw 3,169 Town in New York
Castile 2,752 Town in New York, USA
Attica 2,386 Human settlement in Wyoming County, New York, United States of America
Sheldon 2,268 Town in New York, United States
Arcade 2,143 Town in Wyoming County, New York
Covington 1,192 Human settlement in Wyoming County, New York, United States of America
Eagle 1,153 Town in New York, United States
Pike 1,049 Census-designated place in Wyoming County, New York
Silver Springs 723 Village in Wyoming County, New York
Wyoming 415 Town in Wyoming County, New York