Living in New Paltz, NY

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Updated: 2020-03-11

New Paltz SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
10
Commute
8

New Paltz, NY Cost Of Living

128
New Paltz's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average

New Paltz, New York Info Snack

New Paltz (/nu plts/; locally [nupz]) is a town in Ulster County, New York, United States. The population was 14,003 at the 2010 census. The town is located in the southeastern part of the county and is south of Kingston. New Paltz contains a village also with the name New Paltz. The town is named for Palz (IPA: [palts]), the dialect name of the Rhenish Palatinate, called Pfalz (IPA: [pfalts] ( listen)) in standard German.
Population
7,175
Unemployment
8.7%
Poverty
34.8%
Median Home
$271,100
Median Income
$41,753
Median Rent
$1,309

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Map Of New Paltz, NY

Population over time in New Paltz

Year Population % Change
2017 7,175 1.9%
2016 7,040 0.1%
2015 7,034 -0.3%
2014 7,055 1.6%
2013 6,945 0.7%
2012 6,898 -0.0%
2011 6,900 1.9%
2010 6,769 0.3%
2009 6,749 -

Race / Ethnicity in New Paltz

White
72.9% (5,227)
African American
3.5% (252)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
6.8% (489)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (21)
Two Or More
1.1% (81)
Hispanic
15.4% (1,105)
Race New Paltz NY USA
White 72.9% 55.9% 61.1%
African American 3.5% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 6.8% 8.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 15.4% 18.9% 17.8%

Household Income For New Paltz, New York

Less than $10,000
14.3% (102,711)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (31,518)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (78,609)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (90,475)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (105,307)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.1% (108,273)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (73,418)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (88,992)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (20,394)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (17,798)
Income New Paltz NY USA
Less than $10,000 14.3% 6.7% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 5.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 8.8% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 8.2% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.1% 15.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 11.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 15.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 7.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 9.7% 7.0%

Gender in New Paltz

Female
61.6% (4,421)
Male
38.4% (2,754)
Gender New Paltz NY USA
Female 61.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 38.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in New Paltz for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (143)
9-12th Grade
0.0% (0)
High School / GED
14.0% (1,004)
Some College
10.0% (717)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (502)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (2,009)
Master's Degree
31.0% (2,224)
Professional Degree
5.0% (358)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (215)
Education New Paltz NY USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 0.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 10.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 31.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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