Kingston SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
8

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Kingston, New York Info Snack

Kingston /kstn/ is a city in and the county seat of Ulster County, New York, United States. It is 91 miles (146 km) north of New York City and 59 miles (95 km) south of Albany. It became New York's first capital in 1777, and was burned by the British on October 13, 1777, after the Battles of Saratoga. In the 19th century, the city became an important transport hub after the discovery of natural cement in the region, and had both railroad and canal connections. Passenger rail service has since ceased, and many of the older buildings are part of three historic districts, such as the Stockade District uptown, the Midtown Neighborhood Broadway Corridor, and the Rondout-West Strand Historic District downtown.
Population
23,210
Unemployment
7.7%
Poverty
18.0%
Median Home
$169,800
Median Income
$48,186
Median Rent
$1,054

Rankings for Kingston in New York

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Map Of Kingston, NY

Population over time in Kingston

Year Population % Change
2017 23,210 -0.9%
2016 23,419 -0.4%
2015 23,506 -0.5%
2014 23,625 -0.3%
2013 23,707 -0.5%
2012 23,823 -0.2%
2011 23,864 -0.4%
2010 23,957 -0.1%
2009 23,975 -
Crime/100k Kingston NY USA
Violent Crime 303.3 350.5 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 52.0 93.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 203.7 220.9 246.8
Property Crime 2067.0 1440.5 2199.5
Burglary 346.7 159.3 376.0
Larceny 1612.0 1214.0 1594.6
Car Theft 108.3 67.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Kingston

White
62.6% (14,527)
African American
15.4% (3,571)
American Indian
0.1% (29)
Asian
3.0% (697)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (31)
Two Or More
4.3% (988)
Hispanic
14.5% (3,367)
Race Kingston NY USA
White 62.6% 55.9% 61.1%
African American 15.4% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 8.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.3% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.5% 18.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Kingston, New York

Less than $10,000
5.4% (125,707)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.3% (214,719)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.4% (264,307)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.6% (270,258)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (322,574)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.0% (441,091)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (241,745)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.5% (267,283)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.9% (114,549)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (58,762)
Income Kingston NY USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 673.0% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.3% 517.2% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.4% 880.8% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.6% 823.0% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 1090.5% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.0% 1559.3% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 1187.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.5% 1537.1% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.9% 757.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 974.2% 697.9%

Gender in Kingston

Female
52.5% (12,180)
Male
47.5% (11,030)
Gender Kingston NY USA
Female 52.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kingston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (928)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (2,321)
High School / GED
32.0% (7,427)
Some College
17.0% (3,945)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (2,088)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (3,481)
Master's Degree
9.0% (2,088)
Professional Degree
2.0% (464)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (464)
Education Kingston NY USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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