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Canaseraga, New York

Canaseraga is a village located in Allegany County, New York. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 594.


\nCanaseraga is located at 42°27'45" North, 77°46'36" West (42.462383, -77.776586)
1. According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 3.3 km² (1.3 mi²). 3.3 km² (1.3 mi²) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water.


\nAs of the
census of 2000, there are 594 people, 220 households, and 166 families residing in the village. The population density is 179.2/km² (465.5/mi²). There are 253 housing units at an average density of 76.3/km² (198.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the village is 98.65% White, 0.00% African American, 0.17% Native American, 0.17% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.17% from other races, and 0.84% from two or more races. 0.17% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 220 households out of which 36.4% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.3% are married couples living together, 13.6% have a female householder with no husband present, and 24.5% are non-families. 20.9% of all households are made up of individuals and 7.3% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.70 and the average family size is 3.02. In the village the population is spread out with 28.8% under the age of 18, 7.6% from 18 to 24, 28.3% from 25 to 44, 23.1% from 45 to 64, and 12.3% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 104.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 106.3 males. The median income for a household in the village is $35,469, and the median income for a family is $39,000. Males have a median income of $35,313 versus $20,938 for females. The per capita income for the village is $14,971. 12.8% of the population and 10.2% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 23.4% are under the age of 18 and 3.1% are 65 or older.