saranac lake Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 75 2.4 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,007 31.9 % 32.6 %
Some College 922 29.2 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 661 20.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 496 15.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,911 92.1 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 917 29.0 % 29.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,727 - -
19 years old and under 1,385 24.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 1,543 26.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,827 31.9 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 972 17.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,321 99.5 % 84.6 %
Spanish 19 0.4 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 9 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 636 29.5 % 33.5 %
Married 977 45.4 % 50.5 %
Separated 106 4.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 435 20.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,162 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,542 80.4 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 620 19.6 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,377 43.5 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 29 0.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 309 9.8 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 400 12.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 383 12.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 173 5.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 383 12.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 80 2.5 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 28 0.9 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 110 3.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 145 4.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 332 10.5 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 213 6.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 306 9.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,971 62.3 % 13.0 %
Electric 358 11.3 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,632 51.6 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 107 3.4 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 336 10.6 % 4.1 %
Coal 17 0.5 % 0.1 %
Wood 81 2.6 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 11 0.3 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 5,488 98.1 % 75.5 %
African-American 74 1.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 3 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 27 0.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 5 0.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 43,795 55,775
Median Family Income 62,245 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 26,185 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 77.08 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.42 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 2.46
    [CDD] 1.94
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.37 %
6.0 0.08 %
7.0 0.01 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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