Watertown SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Watertown, NY Photos

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Watertown, New York Info Snack

Watertown is a city in the state of New York and the county seat of Jefferson County. It is situated approximately 20 miles (35 km) south of the Thousand Islands. As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 27,023, an increase of 1.2% since 2000. The U.S. Army post Fort Drum is near the city.
Population
26,437
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
24.7%
Median Home
$131,200
Median Income
$40,767
Median Rent
$826

Rankings for Watertown in New York

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Map Of Watertown, NY

Population over time in Watertown

Year Population % Change
2017 26,437 -2.1%
2016 26,997 -0.9%
2015 27,250 -1.2%
2014 27,590 0.5%
2013 27,453 1.1%
2012 27,161 0.8%
2011 26,945 0.7%
2010 26,753 -

Crime in Watertown Per 100k

Crime Watertown NY USA
Violent Crime 539.9 356.7 382.9
Murder 3.9 2.8 5.3
Robbery 62.1 101.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 322.4 220.8 248.9
Property Crime 4093.8 1514.2 2362.0
Burglary 594.3 176.3 430.4
Larceny 3418.0 1270.3 1694.0
Car Theft 81.6 67.6 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Watertown

White
79.1% (20,910)
African American
6.8% (1,798)
American Indian
0.9% (228)
Asian
1.5% (384)
Hawaiian
0.1% (21)
Other
0.3% (77)
Two Or More
4.2% (1,111)
Hispanic
7.2% (1,908)
Race Watertown NY USA
White 79.1% 55.9% 61.5%
African American 6.8% 14.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 8.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.2% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 7.2% 18.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Watertown, New York

Less than $10,000
9.9% (261,726)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.8% (206,208)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.3% (351,612)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (290,807)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.1% (531,383)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.1% (504,946)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.5% (224,714)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.7% (203,564)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.2% (31,724)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (34,368)
Income Watertown NY USA
Less than $10,000 9.9% 7.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 5.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.3% 9.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 8.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.1% 11.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.1% 15.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.5% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.7% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.2% 7.2% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 8.9% 6.3%

Gender in Watertown

Female
49.7% (13,130)
Male
50.3% (13,306)
Gender Watertown NY USA
Female 49.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 50.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Watertown for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.8% (738)
9-12th Grade
8.1% (2,151)
High School / GED
31.8% (8,415)
Some College
25.4% (6,705)
Associate's Degree
11.7% (3,105)
Bachelor's Degree
11.2% (2,968)
Master's Degree
6.6% (1,751)
Professional Degree
1.6% (419)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (181)
Education Watertown NY USA
< 9th Grade 2.8% 6.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.1% 7.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 31.8% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 25.4% 15.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.7% 8.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.2% 19.9% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.6% 11.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.6% 2.8% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.5% 1.4%

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