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Beacon, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $233,194 (it was $120,000 in 2000)
Beacon:

$233,194
New York:

$277,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $194,577 - $298,628
Median year house/condo built: 1953

Median year apartment built: 1963

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,309

Size of family households: 1,229 2-persons, 857 3-persons, 694 4-persons, 375 5-persons, 191 6-persons, 76 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,452 1-person, 217 2-persons, 28 3-persons.

2,193 married couples with children.
1,174 single-parent households (183 men, 991 women).

81.1% of residents of Beacon speak English at home.
13.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
4.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (57% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (62% speak English very well, 38% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 1,174 (8.5%)
(51.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.2
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.7
State:

3.6

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Beacon, New York:

  • 7no bedroom
  • 1101 bedroom
  • 4642 bedrooms
  • 1,7333 bedrooms
  • 4044 bedrooms
  • 1635+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Beacon, New York:

  • 129no bedroom
  • 8741 bedroom
  • 7242 bedrooms
  • 4223 bedrooms
  • 584 bedrooms
  • 135+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Beacon in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 137no vehicle
  • 8051 vehicle
  • 1,3512 vehicles
  • 3943 vehicles
  • 1324 vehicles
  • 625+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Beacon in renter-occupied apartments

  • 612no vehicle
  • 9341 vehicle
  • 5662 vehicles
  • 633 vehicles
  • 304 vehicles
  • 155+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Beacon, New York:

  • 71 room
  • 172 rooms
  • 573 rooms
  • 1974 rooms
  • 5715 rooms
  • 8326 rooms
  • 5457 rooms
  • 3908 rooms
  • 2659+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Beacon, New York:

  • 1061 room
  • 1922 rooms
  • 7103 rooms
  • 5224 rooms
  • 3815 rooms
  • 1916 rooms
  • 817 rooms
  • 338 rooms
  • 49+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Beacon, NY household income distribution

  • Beacon, NY household income distribution
  • 455Less than $10,000
  • 314$10,000 to $14,999
  • 216$15,000 to $19,999
  • 365$20,000 to $24,999
  • 301$25,000 to $29,999
  • 285$30,000 to $34,999
  • 307$35,000 to $39,999
  • 310$40,000 to $44,999
  • 177$45,000 to $49,999
  • 636$50,000 to $59,999
  • 587$60,000 to $74,999
  • 694$75,000 to $99,999
  • 205$100,000 to $124,999
  • 129$125,000 to $149,999
  • 75$150,000 to $199,999
  • 63$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Beacon, NY

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Beacon, NY
  • 17Less than $10,000
  • 45$25,000 to $29,999
  • 13$50,000 to $59,999
  • 5$60,000 to $69,999
  • 6$70,000 to $79,999
  • 121$100,000 to $124,999
  • 22$125,000 to $149,999
  • 165$150,000 to $174,999
  • 274$175,000 to $199,999
  • 1,025$200,000 to $249,999
  • 543$250,000 to $299,999
  • 545$300,000 to $399,999
  • 54$400,000 to $499,999
  • 32$750,000 to $999,999
  • 7$1,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Beacon, NY

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Beacon, NY
  • 10Less than $100
  • 106$100 to $149
  • 52$150 to $199
  • 117$200 to $249
  • 32$250 to $299
  • 58$300 to $349
  • 102$350 to $399
  • 24$450 to $499
  • 39$500 to $549
  • 8$550 to $599
  • 114$600 to $649
  • 96$650 to $699
  • 177$700 to $749
  • 152$750 to $799
  • 177$800 to $899
  • 200$900 to $999
  • 497$1,000 to $1,249
  • 340$1,250 to $1,499
  • 275$1,500 to $1,999
  • 15$2,000 or more
  • 49No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1871995 to March 2000
  • 1361990 to 1994
  • 2251985 to 1989
  • 1651980 to 1984
  • 711975 to 1979
  • 1261970 to 1974
  • 591965 to 1969
  • 205Before 1965
Beacon commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 220
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 694
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 661
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 760
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 403
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 268
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 847
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 225
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 172
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 634
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 665
  • 90 or more minutes: 324
Beacon, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 54.4%
Number of people working at home: 61 (1.0% of all workers)

Beacon mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,656 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 575 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 64 (1%)
  • Railroad: 301 (5%)
  • Taxi: 18 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 26 (0%)
  • Walked: 215 (4%)
  • Other means: 18 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 61 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 4,163
 Italian: 2,013
 Irish: 1,466
 German: 1,117
 English: 444
 Polish: 403
 United States or American: 342
 French (except Basque): 140
 Scottish: 134
 Scotch-Irish: 131
 Russian: 128
 Dutch: 110
 French Canadian: 105
 Swedish: 84
 Greek: 83
 Subsaharan African:: 82
 African: 77
 Arab:: 61
 Lebanese: 51
 Hungarian: 47
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 45
 Maltese: 39
 European: 39
 Portuguese: 34
 Slovak: 33
 Albanian: 32
 British: 28
 Jamaican: 28
 Ukrainian: 27
 Northern European: 23
 Canadian: 22
 Norwegian: 22
 Welsh: 22
 Danish: 19
 Czech: 19
 West Indian: 17
 Scandinavian: 12
 Arab/Arabic: 10
 Pennsylvania German: 9
 German Russian: 9
 Czechoslovakian: 9
 Swiss: 8
 Armenian: 7
 Lithuanian: 6
 Finnish: 6
 Nigerian: 5
 Eastern European: 5

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 18%India
  • 12%Colombia
  • 9%Dominican Republic
  • 6%Poland
  • 5%Italy
  • 5%Ecuador
  • 4%Peru

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

58% of Beacon residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 63% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in New York.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 47
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 33
  • 5th and 6th grade: 61
  • 7th and 8th grade: 130
  • 9th grade: 95
  • 10th grade: 198
  • 11th grade: 139
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 187
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,505
  • Less than 1 year of college: 193
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 523
  • Associate degree: 264
  • Bachelor's degree: 568
  • Master's degree: 207
  • Professional school degree: 98
  • Doctorate degree: 16

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 69
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 9
  • 5th and 6th grade: 76
  • 7th and 8th grade: 173
  • 9th grade: 172
  • 10th grade: 229
  • 11th grade: 203
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 238
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,527
  • Less than 1 year of college: 369
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 653
  • Associate degree: 370
  • Bachelor's degree: 481
  • Master's degree: 287
  • Professional school degree: 76
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 8.6%Males
  • 1.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 13.0%Males
  • 2.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 4.0%Males
  • 6.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 10.3%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 10.6%Males
  • 6.9%Females
Beacon marital status for males
Beacon marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

Median worth of mobile homes: $143,289

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Beacon:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 49.1%Utility gas
  • 42.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.7%Electricity
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 49.1%Utility gas
  • 29.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.8%Electricity
  • 5.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 194
Here:

11.3%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 73
Here:

8.8%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 154
Here:

34.8%
New York:

38.2%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)