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Genesee is a town in Allegany County.
Genesee is in the Southern Tier region.[NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Genesee. For links to other places called Genesee, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Genesee is 42.040N. The longitude is -78.247W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,906 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,803.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Genesee demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Allegany County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 14721 ZIP code.
24% of Genesee residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Genesee ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Genesee was $16,169, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Genesee residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Genesee, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $330. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $719.
Allegany County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Genesee political report.
The average commute time for Genesee workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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