This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Cornwall has a very low population density. Cornwall is perfect for those who like a quiet city.
Cornwall, NY is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 10/10 and an overall value of 9/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Cornwall has a population density of 482, with 12,917 current residents.
Out of the 12,917 current residents, 48% are male and 52% are female. 65% of the residents are married and 35% are single.
- 55% Sun
- 49% Rain
- 38% Snow
53°F average temperature
- 47 years Median home age
- $268,490 Median home price
- -9.42% Home appreciation rate
- 24.06% Annual property tax
As for living in Cornwall, the air quality is 38% and the weather, on average, is 55% sunny, 49% rainy, and 38% snowy. The average temperature is 53°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Cornwall, you should know that 67.8% of homes are owned while 27.8% of homes are rented, and 4.5% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $268,490, the median age of homes is 47 years, the annual home appreciation is -9.42% and the annual property tax is 24.06%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)2
When looking at the community of Cornwall, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Cornwall’s crime rate is 2 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Cornwall is 39 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 51.54% Democratic, 47.40% Republican, and 1.06% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:14
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
91%High school diploma
8%Some college or associates degree
17%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Cornwall, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 7.90% of residents are unemployed in Cornwall (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Cornwall residents: 15.3% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 27.97% are in the arts and sciences field, 13.6% are in the customer service field, 25.3% are in the sales field, 0.14% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 10.2% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 7.5% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:14. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 90.64%, 7.77% of residents have an associate’s degree, 18.25% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 17.12% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Cornwall, you should be aware that the average commute time is 33 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Cornwall have a few different options. 85% of commuters use their own cars, 7% of commuters carpool, 3% of commuters use the transit system, and 3% of residents work from home.