plattsburgh Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 479 5.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 2,848 30.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 2,515 26.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,905 20.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,600 17.1 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 8,291 88.7 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,944 31.5 % 31.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 19,845 - -
19 years old and under 4,818 24.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 8,087 40.8 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 4,015 20.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,925 14.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 17,252 96.7 % 84.6 %
Spanish 394 2.2 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 199 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 4,703 55.4 % 33.5 %
Married 2,512 29.6 % 50.5 %
Separated 282 3.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 986 11.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,963 - -
Occupied Housing Units 7,881 87.9 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,082 12.1 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,851 31.8 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 735 8.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 884 9.9 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,656 18.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,168 13.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 436 4.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 993 11.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 225 2.5 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 15 0.2 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 408 4.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,124 12.5 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,082 12.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,131 12.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,897 21.2 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,553 28.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 6,638 74.1 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 280 3.1 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 684 7.6 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 89 1.0 % 4.1 %
Coal 30 0.3 % 0.1 %
Wood 37 0.4 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 48 0.5 % 0.4 %
None 75 0.8 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 17,592 90.9 % 75.5 %
African-American 851 4.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 101 0.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 534 2.8 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 266 1.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 37,346 55,775
Median Family Income 52,407 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 21,682 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 43.33 %
  • Temperature 56.3 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.41 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 19.55
    [CDD] 0.07
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.38 %
6.0 0.08 %
7.0 0.01 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com