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West Point, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: over $1,901,769 (it was over $1,000,000 in 2000)
West Point:

over $1,901,769
New York:

$314,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $0 - $0

West Point,NY index of house prices

Total population: 6,763 (All urban)

Houses: 869 (791 occupied: 9 owner occupied, 744 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

99%
State:

46%

Housing density: 36 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017 in this county: $241,314.

Median contract rent in 2017: over $2,000 (lower quartile is over $2,000, upper quartile is over $2,000)


Median gross rent in West Point, NY in 2017: over $2,000

Housing units in West Point with a mortgage: 0 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 9


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West Point, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Median year apartment built: 1975

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,606
  • In family households: 2,980 (513 male householders, 221 female householders)
    715 spouses, 1,397 children (1,296 natural, 39 adopted, 58 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 36 parents, 30 other relatives, 40 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 73 (52 male householders (48 living alone)), 9 female householders (4 living alone)), 7 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,419

Size of family households: 77 2-persons, 179 3-persons, 234 4-persons, 161 5-persons, 48 6-persons, 19 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 59 1-person, 4 2-persons.

1,260 married couples with children.
63 single-parent households (14 men, 49 women).

85.5% of residents of West Point speak English at home.
6.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
3.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
4.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (68% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 20% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (25% speak English very well, 75% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 314 (4.8%)
(64.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

9.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

7.3
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in West Point, New York
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in West Point, New York
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 02 bedrooms
  • 93 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Point, New York
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Point, New York
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 202 bedrooms
  • 3963 bedrooms
  • 3314 bedrooms
  • 1015+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in West Point in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in West Point in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 5no vehicle
  • 01 vehicle
  • 02 vehicles
  • 43 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in West Point in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in West Point in renter-occupied apartments
  • 0no vehicle
  • 1681 vehicle
  • 4972 vehicles
  • 533 vehicles
  • 184 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in West Point, New York
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in West Point, New York
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 04 rooms
  • 65 rooms
  • 06 rooms
  • 07 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 49+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Point, New York
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in West Point, New York
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 63 rooms
  • 54 rooms
  • 645 rooms
  • 796 rooms
  • 4337 rooms
  • 1418 rooms
  • 1609+ rooms
Year house built
  • West Point, NY household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in West Point, NY in 2017
  • 9Less than $10,000
  • 18$20,000 to $29,999
  • 27$40,000 to $49,999
  • 44$50,000 to $59,999
  • 86$60,000 to $74,999
  • 217$75,000 to $99,999
  • 121$100,000 to $124,999
  • 104$125,000 to $149,999
  • 78$150,000 to $199,999
  • 114$200,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in West Point, NY

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in West Point, NY in 2017
  • 5$800 to $899
  • 16$1,000 to $1,249
  • 13$1,500 to $1,999
  • 47$2,000 to $2,499
  • 177$2,500 to $2,999
  • 200$3,000 to $3,499
  • 46$3,500 or more
  • 307No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 95.8%
Number of people working at home: 1,193 (33.0% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 276
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 973
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 667
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 104
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 28
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 28
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 16
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 23
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 0
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 0
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 17
  • 90 or more minutes: 31
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - West Point

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,056 (59%)
  • Carpooled: 641 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 46 (1%)
  • Railroad: 12 (0%)
  • Taxi: 80 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 34 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,747 (20%)
  • Worked at home: 1,193 (14%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 0.6%Males
  • 8.3%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in West Point, New York
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in West Point, New York
  • 1432010 or later
  • 362000 to 2009
  • 551990 to 1999
  • 1421980 to 1989
  • 481970 to 1979
  • 33Before 1970
Ancestries in West Point, NY

First ancestries reported:

  • American: 591 (19.0%)
  • German: 294 (9.5%)
  • Irish: 187 (6.0%)
  • English: 161 (5.2%)
  • Italian: 135 (4.3%)
  • European: 115 (3.7%)
  • Jamaican: 100 (3.2%)
  • Polish: 70 (2.3%)
  • Norwegian: 50 (1.6%)
  • Brazilian: 48 (1.5%)
  • Dutch: 36 (1.2%)
  • Hungarian: 27 (0.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 20 (0.6%)
  • Czech: 17 (0.5%)
  • Portuguese: 16 (0.5%)
  • Swedish: 16 (0.5%)
  • Croatian: 14 (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 13 (0.4%)
  • Finnish: 13 (0.4%)
  • British: 12 (0.4%)
  • Northern European: 12 (0.4%)
  • Danish: 11 (0.4%)
  • Eastern European: 10 (0.3%)
  • Palestinian: 9 (0.3%)
  • Kenyan: 9 (0.3%)
  • Barbadian: 7 (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 5 (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 4 (0.1%)
  • Scottish: 4 (0.1%)
  • Serbian: 4 (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 3 (0.10%)
  • Slovak: 3 (0.10%)

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

Brazil
West Point:

18.2% (53)
New York:

0.5% (24,642)

Jamaica
West Point:

14.4% (42)
New York:

5.3% (236,229)

Germany
West Point:

9.3% (27)
New York:

1.0% (46,806)

Mexico
West Point:

8.6% (25)
New York:

5.2% (232,937)

Philippines
West Point:

7.9% (23)
New York:

2.0% (88,891)

Korea
West Point:

7.9% (23)
New York:

2.1% (94,619)

Vietnam
West Point:

7.2% (21)
New York:

0.5% (24,533)

Cuba
West Point:

6.5% (19)
New York:

0.6% (26,057)

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
West Point:

4.8% (14)
New York:

8.9% (401,276)

Asia,n.e.c.
West Point:

3.4% (10)
New York:

0.1% (3,150)

Lebanon
West Point:

2.4% (7)
New York:

0.1% (6,574)

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

  • This state: 929
  • Other state: 5,332
  • Northeast: 832
  • Midwest: 1,156
  • South: 1,999
  • West: 1,174

71.2% of West Point residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 18.5% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 12.7% lived in New York.


West Point:

71.2%
State average:

89.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 45
  • Less than 1 year of college: 24
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 62
  • Associate degree: 97
  • Bachelor's degree: 82
  • Master's degree: 389
  • Professional school degree: 39
  • Doctorate degree: 137
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 51
  • Less than 1 year of college: 97
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 30
  • Associate degree: 75
  • Bachelor's degree: 367
  • Master's degree: 168
  • Professional school degree: 12
  • Doctorate degree: 16
Educational Attainment for Females
West Point marital status for males
West Point marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 141
  • One, attached: 403
  • Two: 117
  • 3 or 4: 81
  • 5 to 9: 64
  • 10 to 19: 11
  • 50 or more: 6
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 3.4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 2.7%
Year householders moved into residence in West Point
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in West Point, NY
  • 55.6%Electricity
  • 44.4%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in West Point, NY
  • 62.4%Utility gas
  • 33.9%Electricity
  • 3.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 27
Here:

5.2%
New York:

13.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 10
Here:

6.7%
New York:

13.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 233
Here:

6.0%
New York:

33.9%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability