NY

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

About West Point, NY

West Point, NY is located in Orange County in the state of New York.

The total City Population for West Point is about 6,670 with about 136 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 6,756.

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 $103,417.00, which is roughly 33% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $68,931.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 44% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for West Point 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

Orange County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very slight difference of 0.37% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 49.04%
Democratic: 48.86%
Other: 0.99%
Libertarian: 0.8%
Green: 0.3%


Nearby Locations

Highland Fls, NY (1.53 mi.)
Cold Spring, NY (2.84 mi.)
Nelsonville, NY (2.84 mi.)
Garrison, NY (3.49 mi.)
Cornwall, NY (4.46 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 10996
Latitude : 41.394000
Longitude : -73.972322
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 506 ft.
Area Code(s) : 845

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 3.85
Male Population Estimate : 72.34%
Female Population Estimate : 27.66%
Median Age : 20.9
Male Median Age : 20.9
Female Median Age : 20.8

White Population Estimate : 84.86%
Black Population Estimate : 8.36%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 9.74%
Asian Population Estimate : 7.02%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.36%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.38%
Other Population Estimate : 3.51%

Crime Details

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

Average # of Violent Crimes for Orange County: About 245 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Orange County is about 34% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 15% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.