History in Tompkins County
Ithaca, NY Metro Area has a population of 104,268 people with a median age of 30.3 and a median household income of $54,133. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Ithaca, NY Metro Area grew from 103,855 to 104,268, a 0.4% increase and its median household income grew from $52,624 to $54,133, a 2.87% increase.
The population of Ithaca, NY Metro Area is 77.8% White, 10.1% Asian, and 4.72% Hispanic. 13.5% of the people in Ithaca, NY Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 91.4% are U.S. citizens. The largest universities in Ithaca, NY Metro Area are Cornell University, Ithaca College, and Tompkins Cortland Community College.
The median property value in Ithaca, NY Metro Area is $182,600, and the homeownership rate is 55.3%. Most people in Ithaca, NY Metro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Ithaca, NY Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Ithaca, NY Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area containing Tompkins County, NY and the census places Ithaca, NY; South Hill, NY; and Cayuga Heights, NY.