In 2017, Cortland, NY had a population of 18.9k people with a median age of 27.9 and a median household income of $42,976. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Cortland, NY declined from 19,018 to 18,914, a -0.547% decrease and its median household income declined from $43,149 to $42,976, a -0.401% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Cortland, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (90.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.84%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.56%), White (Hispanic) (1.92%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.539%). N/A% of the people in Cortland, NY speak a non-English language, and 99.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Cortland, NY are SUNY Cortland (1,914 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Cortland, NY is $98,200, and the homeownership rate is 47.7%. Most people in Cortland, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Cortland, NY is 2 cars per household.