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Wolcott is a village in Wayne County, in the Rochester metro area.
The community was named after Connecticut Gov. Oliver Wolcott
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Wolcott. For links to other places called Wolcott, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Wolcott is 43.220N. The longitude is -76.815W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 371 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,694.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Wolcott demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Wayne County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Rochester area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 14590 ZIP code.
16% of Wolcott residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Wolcott ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Wolcott was $15,577, compared with $21,587 nationally.
11% of Wolcott residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Wolcott, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $350. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $865.
Libraries in Wolcott include Wolcott Civic Free Library ... View libraries
Wayne County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Wolcott political report.
The average commute time for Wolcott workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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