NY

National Population : 333,590,059
New York State Population : 18,700,215

About Germantown, NY

Germantown, NY is located in Columbia County in the state of New York.

The total City Population for Germantown is about 1,898 with about 60 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,824.

The Average Home Value is $295,800.00, which is roughly 9% higher than the Average Home Value of $267,700.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 36% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $76,417.00, which is roughly 10% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $68,931.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 25% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Germantown is about 1.1%.

New York is ranked #2 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.46 out of 100.

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Voting

Columbia County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 29.05% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 56.97%
Republican: 40.42%
Other: 1.09%
Libertarian: 1%
Green: 0.52%


Nearby Locations

Elizaville, NY (5.17 mi.)
Tivoli, NY (5.62 mi.)
Catskill, NY (6.37 mi.)
Cementon, NY (6.37 mi.)
Claverack, NY (8.48 mi.)
Milan, NY (8.66 mi.)
Hudson, NY (8.79 mi.)
Ancram, NY (8.94 mi.)
Athens, NY (9.11 mi.)
Palenville, NY (9.20 mi.)
Saugerties, NY (9.23 mi.)
Barrytown, NY (9.69 mi.)
Red Hook, NY (9.69 mi.)
Mount Marion, NY (10.16 mi.)
Taghkanic, NY (10.49 mi.)
Craryville, NY (10.49 mi.)
South Cairo, NY (11.04 mi.)
Lake Katrine, NY (12.25 mi.)
Purling, NY (12.43 mi.)
Leeds, NY (12.79 mi.)
Philmont, NY (12.97 mi.)
Ancramdale, NY (13.20 mi.)
Ghent, NY (13.32 mi.)
Pine Plains, NY (13.53 mi.)
Rhinebeck, NY (14.54 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 12526
Latitude : 42.131341
Longitude : -73.866754
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 192 ft.
Area Code(s) : 838, 518

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.41
Male Population Estimate : 48.30%
Female Population Estimate : 48.09%
Median Age : 45.4
Male Median Age : 44.4
Female Median Age : 46.2

White Population Estimate : 93.91%
Black Population Estimate : 1.33%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.53%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.02%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.03%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.02%
Other Population Estimate : 0.78%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Germantown specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Columbia County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2015)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Columbia County: About 146 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Columbia County is about 34% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 49% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.