Kingston, New York

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Population in 2014: 23,557 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.4%
 
Males: 11,571  (49.1%)
Females: 11,986  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  40.6 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 12401.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $43,560 (it was $31,594 in 2000)
Kingston:

$43,560
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,955 (it was $18,662 in 2000)

Kingston city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $170,738 (it was $86,500 in 2000)
Kingston:

$170,738
NY:

$277,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $967.

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  • Races in Kingston, NY (2013)

    Kingston races chart
    • 14,99863.4%White alone
    • 3,35114.2%Hispanic
    • 3,16613.4%Black alone
    • 1,4356.1%Two or more races
    • 4982.1%Asian alone
    • 460.2%Other race alone
    • 210.09%American Indian alone

Races in Kingston detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kingston: 112.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.4%), German (13.4%), Italian (11.6%), English (4.2%), Polish (4.0%), Dutch (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 7.35 square miles.

Population density: 3,203 people per square mile   (average).

Kingston,NY real estate house value index trend

Kingston, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Kingston:

  • High school or higher: 84.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kingston city:

  • Never married: 39.9%
  • Now married: 38.7%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

2,410 residents are foreign born (6.7% Latin America, 1.5% Europe, 1.1% Asia).

This city:

10.2%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,482 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,864 (2.2%)

Kingston satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Danbury, CT (45.9 miles , pop. 74,848).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (75.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Hillside, NY (1.3 miles ), Lincoln Park, NY (1.4 miles ), Port Ewen, NY (1.4 miles ), Ulster, NY (1.5 miles ), East Kingston, NY (1.5 miles ), Hurley, NY (1.6 miles ), Rhinecliff, NY (1.7 miles ), Lake Katrine, NY (2.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $113,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $114,600
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $171,900
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $204,600
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $220,200
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $175,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.93 N, Longitude: 74.00 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +7,576 (+32.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,505 (53.6%)

Area codes: 845, 914

Kingston household income distribution Kingston home values distribution

Crime rates in Kingston by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 110110010012
per 100,000 4.34.30.04.34.40.00.04.50.00.04.28.4
Rapes 75111155258445
per 100,000 29.921.447.347.622.022.29.022.733.316.716.921.1
Robberies 625872433848692934202525
per 100,000 265.1248.5309.7185.9167.1213.1309.0131.7141.783.3105.6105.5
Assaults 482834342316264651464435
per 100,000 205.2120.0146.2147.0101.171.0116.4209.0212.5191.5185.9147.7
Burglaries 17613511414712211512214211511411287
per 100,000 752.6578.4490.3635.6536.5510.7546.3645.1479.2474.7473.3367.1
Thefts 873762928625551510510451450648565578
per 100,000 3,732.83,264.93,991.12,702.22,422.92,264.72,283.62,048.91,875.02,698.22,387.52,438.6
Auto thefts 75334926262030181510107
per 100,000 320.7141.4210.7112.4114.388.8134.381.862.541.642.329.5
Arson N/AN/AN/A40N/A743111
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/A17.30.0N/A31.318.212.54.24.24.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.1) 375.3302.3365.5289.2236.9226.1259.7238.8222.0217.9219.7217.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Kingston detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 77 (72 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.04
New York average:

3.23

Kingston tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -499 (-2.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Kingston: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Kingston, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Kingston, New York average temperatures Kingston, New York average precipitation Kingston, New York humidity Kingston, New York wind speed Kingston, New York snowfall Kingston, New York sunshine Kingston, New York clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Kingston-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.2 miles away from the Kingston city center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 34.9 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kingston-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 141.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 177.5 miles away from Kingston center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 163.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 153.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.5 miles away from Kingston center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 331.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Ulster County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kingston topographic map

Birthplace of: Larry Cohen - Film producer, Peter Bogdanovich - Film director, John Glover (actor) - Actor, Anne Sweeney - Co-Chair of Disney Media Networks and President of the Disney-ABC Television Group, Arthur Sherwood Flemming - University president, Tom Hart (comics) - Comics creator, John Vanderlyn - Artist, Henry Granville Sharpe - Quartermaster General of the Army, Henry Paul (musician) - Country singer, Mike Ferraro - Baseball player.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Kingston: Robert H . Dietz.

Main business address for: IMAGE TECHNOLOGY LABORATORIES INC (SERVICES-PREPACKAGED SOFTWARE).

Hospitals and medical centers in Kingston:

  • HEALTH ALLIANCE HOSPITAL BROADWAY CAMPUS (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 396 BROADWAY)
  • HEALTH ALLIANCE HOSPITAL MARY'S AVENUE CAMPUS (Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, 105 MARY'S AVENUE)
  • UCPA OF ULSTER COUNTY (50 SPAULDING LANE)
  • ULSTER-GREENE COUNTY CHAPTER NYS ARC (111 FLATBUSH RD)
  • GOLDEN HILL HEALTH CARE CENTER (99 GOLDEN HILL DRIVE)
  • ULSTER CO HRF (GOLDEN HILL DR)
  • KINGSTON HOSPITAL DIALYSIS CENTER- SATELLITE (37 ALBANY AVENUE)
  • ALWAYS THERE FAMILY HOME HEALTH SERVICES (918 ULSTER AVENUE)
  • ULSTER CO DOH NURSING DIV CHHA (300 FLATBUSH AVENUE)
  • US HOMECARE KINGSTON CLOSED (718 BROADWAY)

Airports and heliports located in Kingston:

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Amtrak stations near Kingston:

  • 3 miles: RHINECLIFF-KINGSTON (RHINECLIFF, HUTTON & CHARLES STS.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.
  • 16 miles: POUGHKEEPSIE (41 MAIN ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kingston:

  • Bard College (about 9 miles; Annandale-On-Hudson, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,137)
  • Ulster County Community College (about 9 miles; Stone Ridge, NY; FT enrollment: 2,207)
  • Culinary Institute of America (about 14 miles; Hyde Park, NY; FT enrollment: 3,869)
  • State University of New York at New Paltz (about 14 miles; New Paltz, NY; FT enrollment: 7,319)
  • Marist College (about 15 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 5,536)
  • Dutchess Community College (about 15 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 6,554)
  • Vassar College (about 18 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 2,469)

Public high school in Kingston:

Private high school in Kingston:

  • CHILDREN'S HOME OF KINGSTON (Students: 49, Location: 26 GROVE ST, Grades: UG-11, Boys only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Kingston:

Private elementary/middle schools in Kingston:

  • KINGSTON CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 243, Location: 159 BROADWAY, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST JOSEPH SCHOOL (Students: 156, Location: 235 WALL ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Kingston

Libraries in Kingston:

  • KINGSTON LIBRARY (Operating income: $966,455; Location: 55 FRANKLIN STREET; 81,172 books; 2,608 audio materials; 5,220 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 8 other licensed databases; 89 print serial subscriptions)
  • TOWN OF ULSTER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $316,084; Location: 860 ULSTER AVENUE; 41,763 books; 2,040 audio materials; 3,116 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 8 other licensed databases; 109 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Private High School - John A. Coleman Catholic High School, 430 Hurley Avenue, Hurley, NY 12443, 845-338-2750
  • The Town of Ulster Public Library\'s new address is 860 Ulster Avenue, Kingston, NY 12401
  • The Town of Ulster Public Library's new address is 860 Ulster Avenue, Kingston, NY 12401

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Notable locations in Kingston: Kingston Magnetic Station (A), Suydam Farm (B), Willow Park Office Complex (C), City of Kingston Sewage Treatment Plant (D), Dietz Memorial Stadium (E), Rondout Creek Light (F), Kingston Business Park (G), Kingston Municipal Docks (H), Kingston Lighthouse Landing (I), Tidewater Marina (J), New Ulster Marina (K), Hideaway Marina (L), Twaalfskill Club (M), Union Hose Company Number 4 (N), Ulster County Office Building (O), Children's Home of Kingston Family Service Center (P), A H Wicks Engine Company 4 (Q), Kingston Record Center (R), Gateway Industries Rehabilitation Center (S), Kingston Fire Department Central Station (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Kingston Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Main business address in Kingston: IMAGE TECHNOLOGY LABORATORIES INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Kingston include: Saint John's Episcopal Church (A), Saint Paul Lutheran Church (B), Holy Name Church (C), Trinity Methodist Church (D), African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church of Kingston (E), First Baptist Church (F), Saint George's Orthodox Church (G), Christian and Missionary Alliance Church (H), Reformed Church of the Comforter (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Marys Cemetery (1), Saint Peters Cemetery (2), Wiltwyck Cemetery (3), Montrepose Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Manor Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rondout Creek (A), Twaalfskill Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Kingston include: Kingman Park (1), Senate House State Historic Site (2), Rondout Gardens (3), Hutton Park (4), Hasbrouck Park (5), Senate Park (6), Lawton Park (7), Forsyth Park (8), Cornell Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Cyberstation (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1300 Ulster Avenue).

Hotel: Budget 19 Motor Inn (187 State Route 28).

Courts: Ulster County - Supreme Court Chambers- Justice E Michael Kavanagh (255 Wall Street), Ulster County - Supreme Court Chambers (285 Wall Street).

Ulster County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 56.3. This is better than average.

City:

56.3
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.42. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.42
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.5%
(18.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.5% for Black residents, 32.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.3% for American Indian residents, 44.3% for other race residents, 25.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  53.3%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.3%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Kingston in 2010:

  • 266 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 166 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 102 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 73 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 47 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 39 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 10 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Kingston in 2000:

  • 373 people in nursing homes
  • 232 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 97 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 71 people in other group homes
  • 63 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 55 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 17 people in homes for the mentally ill

Kingston, New York environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Kingston (2011 data):

  • Rondout Savings Bank: at 300 Broadway, Kingston Branch, Uptown Kingston Branch. Info updated 2008/04/02: Bank assets: $235.4 mil, Deposits: $199.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Kingston/Walmart Branch, Kingston Branch, Ulster Branch. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Bank of America, National Association: Ulster Avenue Branch at 1334 Ulster Avenue, branch established on 1982/05/19; Washington Avenue Branch at 451 Washington Avenue, branch established on 1973/05/31. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • KeyBank National Association: Ulster Branch at 1203 Ulster Avenue, branch established on 1971/05/01; Kingston Branch at 267 Wall Street, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Ulster Savings Bank: Centre Savings Branch at 180 Schwenk Drive, branch established on 1996/03/11; at 180 Schwenk Drive, branch established on 1851/04/13. Info updated 2012/04/04: Bank assets: $714.6 mil, Deposits: $624.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 14 total offices
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: North Front Street Branch at 108 North Front Street, branch established on 1990/12/24; Ulster Branch at 2 Miron Lane, branch established on 1993/10/10. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Plaza Branch at Plaza Road, branch established on 1964/10/15. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Kingston Branch at 235 Fair Street, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Catskill Hudson Bank: Kingston Branch at 157 Stockade Drive, branch established on 2010/08/18. Info updated 2011/01/31: Bank assets: $351.7 mil, Deposits: $315.6 mil, headquarters in Rock Hill, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Catskill Hudson Bancorp, Inc.
  • 5 other banks with 5 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
New York average:

13.9

Kingston travel time to work - commute Kingston mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kingston city (based on Ulster County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,25627
Mainline Protestant15,31178
Other4,26230
Evangelical Protestant4,10442
Black Protestant1,0647
Orthodox1501
None107,346-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 45
Ulster County:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
Ulster County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
Ulster County:

3.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 229
Here:

12.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.1%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Ulster County:

26.7%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.9%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Kingston:

48.2%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Kingston:

43.9%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Kingston:

28.8
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Kingston:

21.5%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.7%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Kingston:

34.2%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

53.8%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.5%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kingston, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 11$44,016$48,0170$0
Other Government Administration 6$23,398$46,79611$7,091
Judicial and Legal 3$13,362$53,4480$0
Police Protection - Officers 78$398,556$61,3160$0
Police - Other 5$20,482$49,15713$10,499
Firefighters 52$259,364$59,8530$0
Fire - Other 2$8,009$48,0540$0
Streets and Highways 28$104,162$44,6410$0
Solid Waste Management 25$85,243$40,9170$0
Sewerage 27$90,792$40,3520$0
Parks and Recreation 14$51,203$43,88811$8,407
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$11,953$47,8120$0
Water Supply 25$116,888$56,1060$0
Transit 10$36,126$43,3513$5,872
Other and Unallocable 4$12,697$38,0914$6,500
Totals for Government 293$1,276,251$52,27042$38,369

Kingston government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $857,000 ($36.38)
    Regular Highways: $499,000 ($21.18)
    Sewerage: $211,000 ($8.96)
    Fire Protection: $160,000 ($6.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $107,000 ($4.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $81,000 ($3.44)
    General Public Buildings: $45,000 ($1.91)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,139,000 ($260.60)
    Fire Protection: $4,391,000 ($186.40)
    General - Other: $4,019,000 ($170.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,311,000 ($98.10)
    Sewerage: $1,892,000 ($80.32)
    Water Utilities: $1,844,000 ($78.28)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,568,000 ($66.56)
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $1,109,000 ($47.08)
    Regular Highways: $971,000 ($41.22)
    Housing & Community Development: $900,000 ($38.21)
    Financial Administration: $635,000 ($26.96)
    Central Staff Services: $538,000 ($22.84)
    Transit Utilities: $408,000 ($17.32)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $302,000 ($12.82)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $249,000 ($10.57)
    General Public Buildings: $244,000 ($10.36)
    Parking Facilities: $152,000 ($6.45)
    Health Services - Other: $82,000 ($3.48)
    Natural Resources - Other: $12,000 ($0.51)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($0.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $672,000 ($28.53)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Financial Administration: $368,000 ($15.62)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Transit Utilities: $80,000 ($3.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $82,000 ($3.48)
    Sewerage: $61,000 ($2.59)
    Fire Protection: $47,000 ($2.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $42,000 ($1.78)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($0.42)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($0.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($0.30)
    Central Staff: $7,000 ($0.30)
    Transit Utilities: $5,000 ($0.21)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $4,000 ($0.17)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($0.08)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($0.04)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $15,033,000 ($638.15)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $62,000 ($2.63)

Kingston government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,148,000 ($91.18)
    All Other: $597,000 ($25.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $382,000 ($16.22)
    Housing & Community Development: $99,000 ($4.20)
    Parking Facilities: $67,000 ($2.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000 ($0.76)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,321,000 ($98.53)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $8,816,000 ($374.24)
    All Other: $326,000 ($13.84)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $774,000 ($32.86)
    Interest Earnings: $101,000 ($4.29)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,210,000 ($93.82)
    Transit Utilities: $130,000 ($5.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,061,000 ($87.49)
    Highways: $646,000 ($27.42)
    All Other: $455,000 ($19.31)
  • Tax - Property: $9,989,000 ($424.04)
    Public Utilities: $486,000 ($20.63)
    NEC: $395,000 ($16.77)

Kingston government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,040,000 ($44.15)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $11,207,000 ($475.74)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $10,485,000 ($445.09)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $985,000 ($41.81)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $722,000 ($30.65)
    Water Utilities: $55,000 ($2.33)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $8,310,000 ($352.76)
    Beginning: $7,290,000 ($309.46)

Kingston government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $615,000 ($26.11)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $687,000 ($29.16)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $36,000 ($1.53)

4.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,351 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.78%
New York average:

5.06%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($202 average AGI)
Ulster County:

0.02%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dutchess County, NY  0.74% ($41,311 average AGI)
from Orange County, NY  0.71% ($39,147)
from Kings County, NY  0.22% ($55,270)


4.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,720 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
New York average:

5.46%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($466 average AGI)
Ulster County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dutchess County, NY  0.70% ($44,204 average AGI)
to Orange County, NY  0.66% ($36,840)
to Greene County, NY  0.17% ($32,432)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kingston:

  • WKNY (1490 AM; 1 kW; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGHQ (920 AM; 5 kW; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEOK (1390 AM; 5 kW; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WGNY (1220 AM; 10 kW; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kingston:

  • WBPM (94.3 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WFRH (91.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKW (92.9 FM; SAUGERTIES, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDST (100.1 FM; WOODSTOCK, NY; Owner: CHET-5 BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCZX (97.7 FM; HYDE PARK, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRRB (96.9 FM; ARLINGTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBWZ (93.3 FM; NEW PALTZ, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRWD-FM (107.3 FM; HIGHLAND, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W292CM (106.3 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: JOHN KATONAH)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRIP (97.9 FM; WINDHAM, NY; Owner: RIP RADIO, LLC)
  • WKZE-FM (98.1 FM; SALISBURY, CT; Owner: JOHNSON DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • WAMQ (105.1 FM; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: WAMC)

TV broadcast stations around Kingston:

  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • W42AE (Channel 42; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: DUTCHESS COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Kingston fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 174m571ftTotal length
  • $94,654,000Total costs
  • 314,425Total average daily traffic
  • 29,078Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 31920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 81950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 41980-1989
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Kingston, NY
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kingston)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Kingston, NY)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 129 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kingston)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Kingston)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED64$151,89178$141,846186$141,41440$42,5254$133,75027$115,7410$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$173,5005$166,20021$173,6191$16,0000$02$148,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$157,50023$194,04399$164,00028$36,6072$255,50013$99,6151$30,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$133,14323$246,52269$170,24611$51,8181$1,000,00010$106,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$013$168,0003$189,3330$04$155,0000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9517.00 , 9518.00, 9519.00, 9520.00, 9521.00, 9522.00, 9523.00, 9524.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$153,13314$213,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$176,6674$232,250
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$157,6364$195,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$135,8332$220,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9517.00 , 9518.00, 9519.00, 9520.00, 9521.00, 9522.00, 9523.00, 9524.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Kingston and their reported violations in the past:

QUALITY INN & SUITES (Address: 114 ROUTE 28 , Population served: 282, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
ROSENDALE RETREAT CENTER (Address: 288 WHITEPORT ROAD , Population served: 180, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-06-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (DEC-27-2007), St Formal NOV issued (2 times from DEC-27-2007 to DEC-27-2007), St Public Notif requested (DEC-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAR-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2010), St Formal NOV issued (APR-26-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-19-2007), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2008)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
RODEWAY INN (SKYTOP MOTEL / STEAKHOUSE) (Address: 239 FOREST HILL DRIVE , Population served: 170, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-05-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-05-2014)
RONDOUT BAY CAFE (Address: 1000 ROUTE 213 , Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
BLACK CREEK APTS (Address: 30 Broadway, Suite 203 , Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-13-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2010), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-20-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2010), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-20-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2005), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-24-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-01-2005), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-16-2005)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
COTTEKILL VILLAGE (Address: 111 LILY LANE , Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-01-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-01-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-20-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-01-2007), St Public Notif requested (JAN-01-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-20-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2002, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2001, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-01-2002), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-01-2002)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 65 regular monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
POOL-ULSTER LANDING PARK (Address: 313 SHAMROCK LANE , Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
GULF FOOD MART (Address: 785 BROADWAY , Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 111 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Kingston that have no violations reported:

  • GASLAND PETROLEUM INC. MINIMART (SUNOCO) (Address: 785 Broadway , Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FLC - CAMP DAVENPORT (Address: 2100 HURLEY MOUNTAIN ROAD , Population served: 56, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SAWKILL FAMILY SKI CENTER (Address: 167 HILL ROAD , Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HESS MART INC #32426 RT. 28 (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 73
  • Hazardous Condition: 121
  • Service Call: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 10

Incident types - Kingston

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kingston, NY

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Kingston, New York:

  • Holiday Inn Kingston, 503 Washington Ave, Kingston, New York 12401 , Phone: (845) 338-0400, Fax: (845) 338-1908
  • Quality Inn & Suites, 114 Rt 28, Kingston, New York 12401 , Phone: (845) 339-3900, Fax: (845) 338-8464
  • Courtyard Kingston, 500 Frank Sottile Blvd, Kingston, New York 12401 , Phone: (845) 382-2300
  • Hampton Inn, 1307 Ulster Ave, Kingston, New York 12401 , Phone: (845) 382-2600, Fax: (845) 382-2700
  • Rodeway Inn, 239 Frst Hill Dr, Kingston, New York 12401 , Phone: (845) 331-2900, Fax: (845) 331-3467
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Kingston, New York
Most common first names in Kingston, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John54074.6 years
Mary51081.4 years
William38274.6 years
Joseph33775.3 years
Anna28382.7 years
Helen28080.2 years
George25374.7 years
James24771.0 years
Robert23770.3 years
Charles23274.8 years
Most common last names in Kingston, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith13477.2 years
Brown9574.0 years
Miller7571.5 years
Williams6076.4 years
Davis6079.1 years
Jones5875.0 years
Johnson5177.7 years
Murphy4976.8 years
Snyder4276.8 years
Decicco4173.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (22%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Kingston, NY
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Marshalls1
AT&T5MasterBrand Cabinets7
Advance Auto Parts2McDonald's2
Aeropostale1Motherhood Maternity1
American Eagle Outfitters1New York & Co1
Applebee's1Nike8
AutoZone1Nissan1
Barnes & Noble1Office Depot1
Bath & Body Works1Old Navy1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Olive Garden1
Blockbuster1Pac Sun1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Panera Bread1
Burger King2Payless2
Burlington Coat Factory1Penske1
CVS2PetSmart1
Charlotte Russe1Pier 1 Imports1
Coldwater Creek1Pizza Hut1
Deb1Popeyes1
Decora Cabinetry2Quality1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack2
Dunkin Donuts6Red Lobster1
Express1Rite Aid2
Famous Footwear1Rodeway Inn1
Fashion Bug2Ruby Tuesday1
FedEx5SONIC Drive-In1
Foot Locker1Sam's Club1
Ford1Sears2
GNC2Spencer Gifts1
GameStop1Sprint Nextel2
Goodwill5Staples1
H&M1Starbucks1
H&R Block3Subaru1
Hilton1Subway2
Holiday Inn1Super 81
Hollister Co.1T-Mobile3
Home Depot1Taco Bell2
Honda1Target1
Hot Topic1Toyota1
Hyundai1Toys"R"Us2
JCPenney1True Value1
Jones New York2U-Haul1
Journeys1UPS16
Justice1Vans3
KFC1Verizon Wireless1
Kohl's1Victoria's Secret1
La-Z-Boy1Volkswagen1
Lane Furniture1Walgreens2
LensCrafters1Walmart1
Lowe's1Wendy's1
Macy's1YMCA2
Marriott1

Kingston compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Kingston on our top lists:

  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a taxi to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children (population 1,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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