Philipstown, New York

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Population in 2010: 9,662.
Population change since 2000: +2.5%
 
Males: 4,727  (48.9%)
Females: 4,935  (51.1%)
Median resident age:

45.4 years
New York median age:

40.7 years

Zip codes: 10524.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $98,950 (it was $71,895 in 2000)
Philipstown:

$98,950
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $59,709 (it was $37,738 in 2000)

Philipstown town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $392,782 (it was $224,400 in 2000)
Philipstown:

$392,782
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $427,591; detached houses: $434,738; townhouses or other attached units: $313,742; in 2-unit structures: $267,792; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $534,636; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $193,688; mobile homes: $81,654
March 2019 cost of living index in Philipstown: 155.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Philipstown, NY (2010)
    • 8,52288.2%White alone
    • 6716.9%Hispanic
    • 1511.6%Two or more races
    • 1481.5%Black alone
    • 1341.4%Asian alone
    • 160.2%American Indian alone
    • 150.2%Other race alone
    • 50.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

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Ancestries: Irish (27.9%), Italian (27.3%), German (15.8%), English (11.2%), Polish (4.2%), United States (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 48.8 square miles.

Population density: 198 people per square mile   (very low).

856 residents are foreign born (5.5% Europe, 1.7% Asia, 1.3% Latin America).

This town:

9.1%
New York:

20.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Philipstown town:

2.1% ($4,606)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarkstown, NY (19.5 miles , pop. 82,082).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (38.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Nelsonville, NY (1.2 miles ),
Cold Spring, NY (1.3 miles ),
Highland Falls, NY (1.8 miles ),
Putnam Valley, NY (2.1 miles ),
Highlands, NY (2.2 miles ),
Cornwall on Hudson, NY (2.2 miles ),
Fort Montgomery, NY (2.3 miles ),
Firthcliffe, NY (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 41.41 N, Longitude: 73.93 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 845

Distribution of median household income in Philipstown, NY in 2017

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $269,200
  • 1998: 26 buildings, average cost: $247,700
  • 1999: 42 buildings, average cost: $302,200
  • 2000: 39 buildings, average cost: $262,000
  • 2001: 36 buildings, average cost: $263,700
  • 2002: 29 buildings, average cost: $283,100
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $379,200
  • 2004: 23 buildings, average cost: $376,300
  • 2005: 20 buildings, average cost: $521,300
  • 2006: 25 buildings, average cost: $552,600
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $402,100
  • 2008: 18 buildings, average cost: $505,600
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $364,700
  • 2010: 23 buildings, average cost: $525,300
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $269,600
  • 2013: 28 buildings, average cost: $277,700
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $278,600
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $540,800
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $434,800
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $802,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Philipstown, NY residents
Average permit cost in Philipstown, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Philipstown, NY
Historical housing units in Philipstown, NY
Most common industries in Philipstown, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.5%)
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Construction (8.6%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.5%)
  • Educational services (7.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Health care (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (15.6%)
  • Health care (13.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Philipstown, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Top executives (3.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.2%)
  • Computer specialists (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Top executives (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Computer specialists (3.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.9%)
  • Registered nurses (4.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.0%)

Average climate in Philipstown, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Philipstown, New York average temperatures Philipstown, New York average precipitation Philipstown, New York humidity Philipstown, New York wind speed Philipstown, New York snowfall Philipstown, New York sunshine Philipstown, New York clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 78.8. This is about average.

City:

78.8
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.108. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.04. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.04
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0184. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0184
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Philipstown-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.5 miles away from the Philipstown town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 52.8 miles away from the town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Philipstown-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 177.4 miles away from Philipstown 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 213.4 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 133.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 187.4 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 93.0 miles away from Philipstown center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 131.8 miles away from Philipstown 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 Putnam County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Philipstown:

  • UCPA OF PUTNAM AND SOUTHERN DUTCHESS COUNTIES (Hospital, about 2 miles away; GARRISON, NY)
  • CORTLANDT HEALTHCARE LLC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CORTLANDT MANOR, NY)
  • NORTH WESTCHESTER RESTORATIVE THERAPY AND N C (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MOHEGAN LAKE, NY)
  • PEEKSKILL-CORTLANDT DIALYSIS CTR (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; CORTLANDT MANOR, NY)
  • ST LUKE'S CORNWALL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; NEWBURGH, NY)
  • ST LUKES HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; NEWBURGH, NY)
  • WEST LEDGE REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PEEKSKILL, NY)

Amtrak station near Philipstown:

  • 15 miles: CROTON-HARMON (CROTON-ON-HUDSON, CROTON POINT AVE.) . 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, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Philipstown:

  • 11 miles: Indian Point 2 and 3 in Buchanan, NY.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Philipstown:

  • United States Military Academy (about 2 miles; West Point, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,651)
  • Mount Saint Mary College (about 9 miles; Newburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 2,166)
  • Vassar College (about 20 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 2,469)
  • Rockland Community College (about 21 miles; Suffern, NY; FT enrollment: 6,026)
  • Marist College (about 22 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 5,536)
  • Nyack College (about 23 miles; Nyack, NY; FT enrollment: 2,590)
  • Dutchess Community College (about 23 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 6,554)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Philipstown: Third Order Villa (A), Garrison Four Corners (B), Garrison Yacht Club (C), Garrison Golf Club (D), McKeel Corners (E), Manitoga (F), Highlands Country Club (G), Storm King (H), Travis Corners (I), Camp Wiccopee (J), Cold Spring Wastewater Treatment Plant (K), Kings Dock (L), Dragon Rock (M), Julia L Butterfield Memorial Library (N), Nelson Fire Department (O), Dick's Castle (P), Philipstown Town Hall (Q), Nelsonville Village Hall (R), Alice Curtis Desmond and Hamilton Fish Library (S), North Highlands Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Philipstown include: Chapel of Our Lady Restoration (A), Episcopal Church of Saint Mary in the Highlands (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), Cold Spring Methodist Church (D), Cold Spring Baptist Church (E), Our Lady of Loretto Roman Catholic Church (F), Manitou Chapel (G), Monastery of Mary Immaculate (H), Mount of Atonement Monastery (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: North Highland Cemetery (1), Cold Spring Cemetery (2), Graymoor Society of the Atonement Cemetery (3), Nelsonville Cemetery (4), Old Cold Spring Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Jordan Pond (A), Barrett Pond (B), Cat Pond (C), Catfish Pond (D), Dales Pond (E), Jacox Pond (F), Laths Pond (G), Reeves Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Indian Brook (A), Foundry Brook (B), Breakneck Brook (C), Arden Brook (D), Copper Mine Brook (E), Canopus Creek (F), Philips Brook (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Philipstown include: Cold Spring Historic District (1), Hudson Highlands State Park (2), Constitution Marsh Audubon Center And Sanctuary (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Putnam County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

70.3%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.9%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

6.0%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.7%
Whole state:

7.4%

People in group quarters in Philipstown in 2010:

  • 142 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 119 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 63 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Philipstown in 2000:

  • 159 people in religious group quarters
  • 31 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 17 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in other workers' dormitories

For population 15 years and over in Philipstown:

Marital status in Philipstown, NY
  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 62.6%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

For population 25 years and over in Philipstown:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 43.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 44.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Philipstown, NY (based on Putnam County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic41,4209
Mainline Protestant4,01723
Other1,5887
Evangelical Protestant1,20814
Orthodox1452
None51,332-
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: 31
This county:

3.12 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Putnam County:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Here:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 87
This county:

8.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Putnam County:

6.9%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

24.3%
State:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

22.7%
New York:

15.6%

5.95% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($75,696 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Westchester County, NY  2.35% ($73,973 average AGI)
from Dutchess County, NY  0.52% ($61,852)
from Bronx County, NY  0.50% ($75,143)


6.54% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($92,406 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Westchester County, NY  1.49% ($73,041 average AGI)
to Dutchess County, NY  1.06% ($64,559)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.67% ($87,502)

Strongest AM radio stations in Philipstown:

  • WLNA (1420 AM; 5 kW; PEEKSKILL, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGNY (1220 AM; 10 kW; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WVNJ (1160 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVERSAL B/CASTING OF NEW YORK,INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Philipstown:

  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHUD (100.7 FM; PEEKSKILL, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • W202AR (88.3 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WLJP (89.3 FM; MONROE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • W299AG (107.7 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • W272AV (102.3 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: JOHN KATONAH)
  • 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)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBWZ (93.3 FM; NEW PALTZ, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRWD-FM (107.3 FM; HIGHLAND, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCZX (97.7 FM; HYDE PARK, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRRB (96.9 FM; ARLINGTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WDBY (105.5 FM; PATTERSON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W292CM (106.3 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: JOHN KATONAH)
  • WFAF (106.3 FM; MOUNT KISCO, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGNY-FM (103.1 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Philipstown:

  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WRNN-TV (Channel 62; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: WRNN-TV ASSOCIATES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 89ft / 26.8mTotal length
  • $54,970,000Total costs
  • 62,635Total average daily traffic
  • 2,955Total average daily truck traffic
  • 63,506Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Philipstown, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Philipstown, NY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Philipstown, NY
  • 86.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.5%Electricity
  • 3.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 0.5%Utility gas
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Philipstown, NY
  • 77.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.3%Electricity
  • 5.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Wood
  • 0.9%Utility gas


Philipstown compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Philipstown on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very long commute times (90 or more minutes) (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking railroad to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: rail transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in religious group quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: rail transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: media and communication equipment workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: book stores and news dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: media and communication equipment workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: business operations specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: data processing, libraries, and other information services (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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