NY

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

About Valley Falls, NY

Valley Falls, NY is located in Rensselaer County in the state of New York.

The total City Population for Valley Falls is about 455 with about 379 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,037.

The Average Home Value is $210,100.00, which is roughly 22% lower than the Average Home Value of $267,700.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 10% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $67,917.00, which is roughly 1% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $68,931.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 15% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Valley Falls is about 6.2%.

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

Rensselaer County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 10.91% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 51.24%
Republican: 45.65%
Other: 1.38%
Libertarian: 1.27%
Green: 0.47%


Nearby Locations

Schaghticoke, NY (2.38 mi.)
Johnsonville, NY (3.69 mi.)
Melrose, NY (4.80 mi.)
Buskirk, NY (7.18 mi.)
Stillwater, NY (8.04 mi.)
Waterford, NY (9.25 mi.)
Cropseyville, NY (9.81 mi.)
Troy, NY (10.34 mi.)
White Creek, NY (10.44 mi.)
Eagle Bridge, NY (10.44 mi.)
Cohoes, NY (11.61 mi.)
Round Lake, NY (12.30 mi.)
Green Island, NY (12.47 mi.)
Clifton Park, NY (13.09 mi.)
Poestenkill, NY (13.36 mi.)
Cambridge, NY (13.48 mi.)
Petersburgh, NY (13.88 mi.)
Taconic Lake, NY (13.88 mi.)
Petersburg, NY (13.88 mi.)
Watervliet, NY (14.02 mi.)
Thomson, NY (14.21 mi.)
Greenwich, NY (14.21 mi.)
Schuylerville, NY (14.45 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 12185
Latitude : 42.903807
Longitude : -73.525768
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 411 ft.
Area Code(s) : 518, 838

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.64
Male Population Estimate : 49.83%
Female Population Estimate : 50.17%
Median Age : 42.0
Male Median Age : 42.1
Female Median Age : 41.9

White Population Estimate : 97.94%
Black Population Estimate : 0.69%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.47%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.64%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.74%
Other Population Estimate : 0.88%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Valley Falls specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Rensselaer County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Rensselaer County: About 305 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Rensselaer County is about 28% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 6% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.