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B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    B-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    A-
Chemung County is located in New York with a population of 86,883. In Chemung County, most residents own their homes. In Chemung County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, and coffee shops. Many young professionals live in Chemung County and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Chemung County are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$105,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$764
National
$949
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    32%
  • Own
    68%
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Chemung County Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    111.6
    282.7
  • Murder
    4.6
    6.1
  • Rape
    6.8
    40.7
  • Robbery
    68.3
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    305.1
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,835.1
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    52.4
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    13%

Working in Chemung County

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$51,251
National
$55,322

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