Most Expensive Poughquag Neighborhoods
Poughquag is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 8,305 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Poughquag is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Poughquag is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Poughquag who work in office and administrative support (14.15%), management occupations (14.12%) and sales jobs (7.12%).
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.
Because of many things, Poughquag is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Poughquag really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Poughquag perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Poughquag, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.84 minutes every day commuting to work.
The citizens of Poughquag are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.14% of adults in Poughquag have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Poughquag in 2010 was $38,269, 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 $153,076 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, Russian, English and Scots-Irish.
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||83.70%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||4.80%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||7.05%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||1.85%|
|SIZE OF POUGHQUAG HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.77%|
|AGE OF POUGHQUAG HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||21.87%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||56.76%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||14.77%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||6.60%|
|POUGHQUAG REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$321,475|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$796|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $44,000||1.26%|
|$44,001 - $88,000||3.25%|
|$88,001 - $176,000||2.76%|
|$176,001 - $263,000||9.76%|
|$263,001 - $351,000||41.58%|
|$351,001 - $439,000||27.42%|
|$439,001 - $659,000||11.89%|
|$659,001 - $878,000||0.62%|
|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||94.84%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$97,606|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$38,269|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||2.01%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (15.43%)
Public Service (8.05%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (6.90%)
Information Technology (3.34%)
Real estate (2.20%)
|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 (26.79%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (87.37%)
Slavic languages (1.16%)
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