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Poughquag is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 8,291 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Poughquag is the 215th largest community in New York.
Housing costs in Poughquag are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New York.
Unlike some towns, Poughquag isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Poughquag are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Poughquag is a town of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Poughquag who work in management occupations (15.64%), office and administrative support (12.43%) and sales jobs (8.51%).
Also of interest is that Poughquag has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Poughquag is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Poughquag’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Poughquag is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Poughquag, the average commute to work is 35.22 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The citizens of Poughquag are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 37.80% of adults in Poughquag have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Poughquag in 2010 was $39,982, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $159,928 for a family of four.
The people who call Poughquag home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Poughquag residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Poughquag include Italian, Irish, German, English and Russian.
The most common language spoken in Poughquag is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||2,746|
|POUGHQUAG HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||92.28%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||7.72%|
|TYPE OF POUGHQUAG HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||86.25%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||4.97%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||5.83%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||1.61%|
|SIZE OF POUGHQUAG HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||4.01%|
|AGE OF POUGHQUAG HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||19.18%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||60.25%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||14.62%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||5.95%|
|POUGHQUAG REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$313,910|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$538|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $43,000||1.79%|
|$43,001 - $86,000||1.97%|
|$86,001 - $172,000||4.33%|
|$172,001 - $259,000||13.55%|
|$259,001 - $345,000||42.35%|
|$345,001 - $431,000||24.60%|
|$431,001 - $646,000||9.45%|
|$646,001 - $862,000||0.25%|
|PEOPLE OF POUGHQUAG||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.56%|
|5 TO 17||22.88%|
|18 TO 24||7.06%|
|25 TO 34||7.61%|
|35 TO 54||35.12%|
|55 TO 64||11.86%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||9.91%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||93.99%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$91,845|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$39,982|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||2.79%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (15.59%)
Public Service (6.14%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (5.79%)
Information Technology (3.43%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||2.45%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.20%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.52%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.82%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||5.83%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Italian (28.24%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (88.08%)
Slavic languages (1.57%)
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