Potsdam SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
10

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Potsdam, New York Info Snack

Potsdam is a town in St. Lawrence County, New York, United States. The town population was 17,029 at the 2010 census. The ZIP code is 13676. Potsdam is a cultural and educational hub of Northern New York. When SUNY Potsdam and Clarkson University are in session, the population increases by approximately 8,000 students. The town is named after the city of Potsdam in Germany. The Town of Potsdam also contains a village named Potsdam. Potsdam is centrally located within the county and northeast of Canton, the county seat.
Population
9,710
Unemployment
10.4%
Poverty
27.5%
Median Home
$104,000
Median Income
$31,667
Median Rent
$740

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Map Of Potsdam, NY

Population over time in Potsdam

Year Population % Change
2017 9,710 0.3%
2016 9,682 0.3%
2015 9,656 0.8%
2014 9,577 0.1%
2013 9,568 0.5%
2012 9,525 0.6%
2011 9,471 -0.1%
2010 9,476 -

Race / Ethnicity in Potsdam

White
82.9% (8,053)
African American
6.1% (589)
American Indian
0.7% (68)
Asian
3.0% (290)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (15)
Two Or More
1.1% (110)
Hispanic
6.0% (585)
Race Potsdam NY USA
White 82.9% 55.9% 61.5%
African American 6.1% 14.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 8.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 6.0% 18.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Potsdam, New York

Less than $10,000
17.2% (167,012)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.3% (109,723)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.8% (143,708)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (85,448)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.8% (66,028)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.6% (132,056)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (113,607)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (79,622)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.0% (38,840)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (33,985)
Income Potsdam NY USA
Less than $10,000 17.2% 7.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.3% 5.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.8% 9.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 8.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.8% 11.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.6% 15.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.0% 7.2% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 8.9% 6.3%

Gender in Potsdam

Female
47.7% (4,631)
Male
52.3% (5,078)
Gender Potsdam NY USA
Female 47.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 52.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Potsdam for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.3% (226)
9-12th Grade
6.3% (612)
High School / GED
20.2% (1,963)
Some College
11.2% (1,086)
Associate's Degree
6.3% (609)
Bachelor's Degree
18.4% (1,786)
Master's Degree
22.7% (2,207)
Professional Degree
2.8% (276)
Doctorate Degree
9.7% (941)
Education Potsdam NY USA
< 9th Grade 2.3% 6.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.3% 7.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 20.2% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 11.2% 15.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.3% 8.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 18.4% 19.9% 19.1%
Master's Degree 22.7% 11.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.8% 2.8% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 9.7% 1.5% 1.4%

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