Income/capita 11%
Household income 3%
Unemployment 24%
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IndexSouth CorningNew YorkNational
Income per capita$26,554$34,212$29,829
Median household income$56,830$60,741$55,322
Median income owner occupied$56,719$83,277$70,586
Median income renter occupied$56,979$38,983$35,192
Median earnings male$39,219$40,464$36,919
Median earnings female$25,859$30,906$26,250
Unemployment rate3.5%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level6.4%15.5%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in South Corning is 11% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in South Corning is 3% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in South Corning is 24% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in South Corning is 58% lower than the national average

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      South Corning employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.0%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector27.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.4%
      Wholesale & retail services15.0%2.4%
      Public administration5.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.4%0.0%
      Education, health & social services13.6%56.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Horseheads North, NY2,581$88,58360.1%
      Gang Mills, NY4,357$86,89857.1%
      West Elmira, NY5,117$69,80826.2%
      Big Flats, NY5,446$63,44814.7%
      Painted Post, NY1,650$55,7140.7%
      South Corning, NY1,211$56,8302.7%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pioneer, CA1,211$49,21911.0%
      Winterport, ME1,211$58,2265.2%
      Wiscasset, ME1,211$33,13840.1%
      Concord, MI1,211$47,93813.3%
      Grass Lake, MI1,211$54,5561.4%
      South Corning, NY1,211$56,8302.7%
      Source: The South Corning, NY employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).