saranac lake Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 33 1.0 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 968 28.8 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,038 30.9 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 778 23.2 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 541 16.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,099 92.3 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,041 31.0 % 31.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 6,055 - -
19 years old and under 1,458 24.1 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 1,790 29.6 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 1,947 32.2 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 860 14.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,541 99.7 % 84.8 %
Spanish 12 0.2 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 7 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 642 27.6 % 33.2 %
Married 1,123 48.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 118 5.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 446 19.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,358 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,749 81.9 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 609 18.1 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,533 45.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 32 1.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 250 7.4 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 432 12.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 508 15.1 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 144 4.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 376 11.2 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 51 1.5 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 32 1.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 108 3.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 130 3.9 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 404 12.0 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 206 6.1 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 413 12.3 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,038 60.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 454 13.5 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,814 54.0 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 118 3.5 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 248 7.4 % 4.2 %
Coal 18 0.5 % 0.1 %
Wood 79 2.4 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 18 0.5 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 5,792 98.0 % 75.7 %
African-American 83 1.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 7 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 26 0.4 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 3 0.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 44,097 53,657
Median Family Income 69,875 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 25,805 28,889
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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