Houghton, NY

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Houghton Profile


Overview

Houghton is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,566 people and just one neighborhood, Houghton is the 626th largest community in New York.

Occupations and Workforce

Houghton is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 93.00% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Houghton is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Houghton who work in teaching (27.37%), personal care services (10.89%), and food service (9.60%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Houghton is a small town with a large college student population. Because of this, there is a real youthful, hip vibe to the place, and much of the life in the town is centered on the college. This has helped Houghton to buck the trend of other small towns that have suffered declining populations over the past 20 to 30 years. Spending by students, and faculty and staff jobs, are a big part of the local economy.

The overall crime rate in Houghton is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Houghton spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 11.91 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.

Houghton Demographics

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Houghton. 67.80% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Houghton in 2010 was $12,143, which is low income relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $48,572 for a family of four. However, Houghton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Houghton is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Houghton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Houghton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Houghton include English, Irish, Dutch, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Houghton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Houghton 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Houghton 0.101011101001110
New York State 16.04
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Houghton 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 13 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 5 districts:

YORKSHIRE-PIONEER CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Delevan Elementary School
30 School St
Delevan, NY, 14042
PK-04
Pioneer Middle School
12132 Old Olean Rd
Yorkshire, NY, 14173
05-08
Pioneer Senior High School
12125 County Line Rd
Yorkshire, NY, 14173
09-12
Arcade Elementary School
315 Main St
Arcade, NY, 14009
PK-04

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.0% 47.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.6% 42.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.4% 5.1%

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LETCHWORTH CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Letchworth Senior High School
5550 School Rd
Gainesville, NY, 14066
09-12
Letchworth Middle School
5550 School Rd
Gainesville, NY, 14066
05-08
Letchworth Elementary School
5550 School Rd
Gainesville, NY, 14066
PK-04

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.8% 47.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.2% 42.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.5% 5.1%

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CUBA-RUSHFORD CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Cuba Rushford Middle School
5476 Rt 305 N
Cuba, NY, 14727
06-08
Cuba Rushford High School
5476 Rt 305 N
Cuba, NY, 14727
PK-12
Cuba Rushford Elementary School
15 Elm St
Cuba, NY, 14727
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 31.0% 47.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.8% 42.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 5.1%

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FILLMORE CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Fillmore Central School
104 W Main St
Fillmore, NY, 14735
PK-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.9% 47.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.3% 42.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 5.1%

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BELFAST CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Belfast School
1 King St
Belfast, NY, 14711
PK-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1%

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