NY

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

About Wappingers Falls, NY

Wappingers Falls, NY is located in Dutchess County in the state of New York.

The total City Population for Wappingers Falls is about 5,544 with about 1,909 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 37,266.

The Average Home Value is $284,300.00, which is roughly 6% higher than the Average Home Value of $267,700.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 34% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $88,982.00, which is roughly 23% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $68,931.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 35% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wappingers Falls is about 6.9%.

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

Dutchess County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 17.89% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 53.62%
Republican: 44.03%
Other: 1.15%
Libertarian: 0.82%
Green: 0.38%


Nearby Locations

Fishkill, NY (3.82 mi.)
Hopewell Jct, NY (4.96 mi.)
Hopewell, NY (4.96 mi.)
Wiccopee, NY (4.96 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 12590
Latitude : 41.587909
Longitude : -73.886840
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 224 ft.
Area Code(s) : 845

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.64
Male Population Estimate : 46.52%
Female Population Estimate : 47.67%
Median Age : 40.5
Male Median Age : 39.6
Female Median Age : 41.4

White Population Estimate : 79.05%
Black Population Estimate : 7.26%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 12.35%
Asian Population Estimate : 5.20%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.65%
Other Population Estimate : 4.58%

Crime Details

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

Average # of Violent Crimes for Dutchess County: About 204 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Dutchess County is about 44% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 29% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.