NY

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

About Rifton, NY

Rifton, NY is located in Ulster County in the state of New York.

The total City Population for Rifton is about 215 with about 75 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 231.

The Average Home Value is $0.00, which is roughly 100% lower than the Average Home Value of $267,700.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 100% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $0.00, which is roughly 100% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $68,931.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 100% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Rifton is about 0%.

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

Ulster County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 35.17% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 59.06%
Republican: 38.29%
Other: 1.12%
Libertarian: 0.9%
Green: 0.63%


Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 12471
Latitude : 41.835574
Longitude : -74.041188
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 169 ft.
Area Code(s) : 845

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.26
Male Population Estimate : 44.65%
Female Population Estimate : 55.35%
Median Age : 47.3
Male Median Age : 47.0
Female Median Age : 48.5

White Population Estimate : 90.70%
Black Population Estimate : 6.51%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 7.44%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.47%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.33%
Other Population Estimate : 4.65%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Rifton specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Ulster County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Ulster County: About 174 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Ulster County is about 54% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 40% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.