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Freedom Plains, New York - Basic Facts

Freedom Plains is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Freedom Plains Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Dutchess County at latitude 41.6726 and longitude -73.7996. Dutchess County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 315 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Freedom Plains Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.

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Freedom Plains, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 410
Population in Households 410
Population in Familes 352
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 318
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 213
Average Household Size 1.92
Family Households 149
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 230 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 185 (80.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 29 (12.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 17 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $297,143
Average Home Value $362,097


Median Household Income $92,659
Average Household Income $114,488
Per Capita Income $43,223
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.62% -0.34%
Households -0.54% -0.28%
Families 7.63% -0.41%
Median Household Income   2.01%
Per Capita Income   2.51%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Freedom Plains, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Freedom Plains to the other 1,189 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1075 10th
Population Density1 # 1061 11th
Diversity Index2 # 413 65th
Median Household Income # 256 79th
Per Capita Income # 257 79th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.