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Thompson,NY index of house prices

Total population: 15,308 (Urban population: 7,570 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 6,683 (8 farm, 6,675 nonfarm))

Houses: 10,320 (5,034 occupied: 2,804 owner occupied, 2,119 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

43%
State:

47%

Housing density: 123 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $219,607.

Median contract rent in 2016: $483 (lower quartile is $346, upper quartile is $602)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $729


Median gross rent in Thompson, NY in 2016: $538

Housing units in Thompson with a mortgage: 1,384 (110 second mortgage, 143 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 964



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Thompson, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $167,015 (it was $90,300 in 2000)
Thompson:

$167,015
New York:

$302,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $93,928 - $260,000

Household type by relationship:

Households: 73,722
  • In family households: 60,228 (12,565 male householders, 6,707 female householders)
    13,611 spouses, 21,107 children (19,723 natural, 408 adopted, 976 stepchildren), 1,369 grandchildren, 597 brothers or sisters, 734 parents, 818 other relatives, 2,294 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 13,494 (5,675 male householders (4,417 living alone)), 5,192 female householders (4,343 living alone)), 2,627 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,825 (2,009 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

11,545 married couples with children.
4,946 single-parent households (1,285 men, 3,661 women).

80.5% of residents of Thompson speak English at home.
11.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
6.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (43% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 21% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (57% speak English very well, 43% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 1,566 (10.9%)
(55.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.7
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 781 bedroom
  • 7382 bedrooms
  • 1,3803 bedrooms
  • 5744 bedrooms
  • 1915+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Thompson population

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

  • 161no bedroom
  • 8731 bedroom
  • 7742 bedrooms
  • 5513 bedrooms
  • 1624 bedrooms
  • 825+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Thompson population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 125no vehicle
  • 1,1191 vehicle
  • 1,2812 vehicles
  • 3483 vehicles
  • 654 vehicles
  • 235+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Thompson population

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

  • 710no vehicle
  • 1,2711 vehicle
  • 5202 vehicles
  • 643 vehicles
  • 384 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Thompson population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 01 room
  • 42 rooms
  • 763 rooms
  • 3704 rooms
  • 7565 rooms
  • 6796 rooms
  • 4797 rooms
  • 2828 rooms
  • 3159+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Thompson population

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

  • 1341 room
  • 2822 rooms
  • 6013 rooms
  • 6014 rooms
  • 5095 rooms
  • 2346 rooms
  • 1267 rooms
  • 448 rooms
  • 729+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Thompson population

Year house built

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Thompson, NY household income distribution

  • 494Less than $10,000
  • 208$10,000 to $14,999
  • 327$15,000 to $19,999
  • 504$20,000 to $24,999
  • 139$25,000 to $29,999
  • 216$30,000 to $34,999
  • 224$35,000 to $39,999
  • 257$40,000 to $44,999
  • 139$45,000 to $49,999
  • 258$50,000 to $59,999
  • 375$60,000 to $74,999
  • 582$75,000 to $99,999
  • 403$100,000 to $124,999
  • 349$125,000 to $149,999
  • 288$150,000 to $199,999
  • 272$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2091995 to March 2000
  • 2381990 to 1994
  • 2091985 to 1989
  • 1391980 to 1984
  • 701975 to 1979
  • 891970 to 1974
  • 1191965 to 1969
  • 324Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Thompson population
Thompson commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 245
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 969
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,187
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,041
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 595
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 198
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 269
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 38
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 54
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 246
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 283
  • 90 or more minutes: 362
Thompson, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 80.2%
Number of people working at home: 283 (4.7% of all workers)

Thompson mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,422 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 707 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 33 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 12 (0%)
  • Railroad: 25 (0%)
  • Taxi: 78 (1%)
  • Walked: 166 (3%)
  • Other means: 44 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 151 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 3,946
 Unclassified or not reported: 2,977
 Italian: 1,232
 Irish: 1,154
 United States or American: 962
 German: 804
 Polish: 737
 English: 532
 Russian: 418
 French (except Basque): 159
 Dutch: 142
 Scotch-Irish: 124
 Greek: 83
 Jamaican: 80
 Ukrainian: 67
 Hungarian: 64
 Eastern European: 61
 Romanian: 58
 Scottish: 55
 French Canadian: 50
 Austrian: 49
 Swiss: 44
 Albanian: 40
 West Indian: 37
 British: 35
 Brazilian: 35
 European: 33
 Swedish: 33
 Lithuanian: 29
 Armenian: 27
 African: 26
 Slovak: 25
 Cypriot: 21
 Norwegian: 17
 Welsh: 15
 Belgian: 12
 Israeli: 10
 Lebanese: 10
 Czechoslovakian: 8
 Canadian: 8
 Latvian: 8
 Czech: 7
 Yugoslavian: 7
 Northern European: 6
 Danish: 4
 Nigerian: 2

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

  • 18%Poland
  • 14%Colombia
  • 9%Mexico
  • 7%Jamaica
  • 6%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 5%Italy
  • 5%Romania

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

  • This state: 10,238
  • Other state: 2,089
  • Northeast: 1,118
  • Midwest: 126
  • South: 754
  • West: 91

54% of Thompson residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 75% lived in New York.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 120
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 30
  • 5th and 6th grade: 73
  • 7th and 8th grade: 196
  • 9th grade: 145
  • 10th grade: 168
  • 11th grade: 178
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 261
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,517
  • Less than 1 year of college: 259
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 469
  • Associate degree: 329
  • Bachelor's degree: 428
  • Master's degree: 229
  • Professional school degree: 134
  • Doctorate degree: 11

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 81
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 18
  • 5th and 6th grade: 40
  • 7th and 8th grade: 226
  • 9th grade: 117
  • 10th grade: 174
  • 11th grade: 243
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 314
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,559
  • Less than 1 year of college: 257
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 526
  • Associate degree: 439
  • Bachelor's degree: 470
  • Master's degree: 328
  • Professional school degree: 68
  • Doctorate degree: 29

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Thompson marital status for males
Thompson marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,120
  • One, attached: 737
  • Two: 698
  • 3 or 4: 592
  • 5 to 9: 801
  • 10 to 19: 193
  • 20 to 49: 322
  • 50 or more: 143
  • Mobile homes: 646

Median worth of mobile homes: $70,476

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.6%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Thompson:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Thompson
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (69.0%)
  • Electricity (14.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12.3%)
  • Wood (2.8%)
  • Utility gas (1.1%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Coal or coke (0.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (49.5%)
  • Electricity (27.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16.3%)
  • Utility gas (4.2%)
  • Other fuel (1.4%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)
  • Solar energy (0.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 162
Here:

8.7%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 11
Here:

1.3%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 54
Here:

12.4%
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)