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Thompson, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $167,115 (it was $90,300 in 2000)
Thompson:

$167,115
New York:

$277,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $100,714 - $258,022

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,617

Size of family households: 1,568 2-persons, 743 3-persons, 628 4-persons, 355 5-persons, 118 6-persons, 101 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,723 1-person, 277 2-persons, 39 3-persons, 9 4-persons, 3 5-persons, 6 6-persons, 9 7-or-more-persons.

1,806 married couples with children.
1,437 single-parent households (303 men, 1,134 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: 1,397 (9.8%)
(55.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.0
State:

3.6

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

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

  • 161no bedroom
  • 8731 bedroom
  • 7742 bedrooms
  • 5513 bedrooms
  • 1624 bedrooms
  • 825+ bedrooms
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

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

  • 710no vehicle
  • 1,2711 vehicle
  • 5202 vehicles
  • 643 vehicles
  • 384 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
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

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

Year house built

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Thompson, NY household income distribution

  • 876Less than $10,000
  • 428$10,000 to $14,999
  • 445$15,000 to $19,999
  • 414$20,000 to $24,999
  • 283$25,000 to $29,999
  • 310$30,000 to $34,999
  • 373$35,000 to $39,999
  • 253$40,000 to $44,999
  • 234$45,000 to $49,999
  • 512$50,000 to $59,999
  • 471$60,000 to $74,999
  • 489$75,000 to $99,999
  • 199$100,000 to $124,999
  • 134$125,000 to $149,999
  • 94$150,000 to $199,999
  • 64$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
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: 79.0%
Number of people working at home: 151 (2.7% 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
 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
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 117
 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
 Swedish: 33
 European: 33
 Lithuanian: 29
 Subsaharan African:: 28
 Armenian: 27
 African: 26
 Slovak: 25
 Cypriot: 21
 Norwegian: 17
 Welsh: 15
 Belgian: 12
 Israeli: 10
 Lebanese: 10
 Arab:: 10
 Czechoslovakian: 8
 Latvian: 8
 Canadian: 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:

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

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 9.1%Males
  • 6.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 36.1%Males
  • 8.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 63.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 19.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 9.7%Males
  • 6.2%Females
Thompson marital status for males
Thompson marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

Median worth of mobile homes: $50,354

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Thompson:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 69.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.0%Electricity
  • 12.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.8%Wood
  • 1.1%Utility gas
  • 0.6%Other fuel

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 49.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 27.7%Electricity
  • 16.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.2%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Other fuel

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)