The Village of Lake Placid had a population of 2,466 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Lake Placid is located at latitude 44.2842 and longitude -73.9864 in Essex County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Lake Placid (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. Essex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,801 feet.
The Village of Lake Placid (GNIS ID: 2390927) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lake Placid population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||2,339|
|Population in Familes||1,567|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||127|
|Average Household Size||1.87|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,875 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||658 (35.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||592 (31.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||625 (33.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$227,326|
|Average Home Value||$292,033|
|Median Household Income||$49,774|
|Average Household Income||$69,353|
|Per Capita Income||$32,994|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.23%|
|Per Capita Income||1.99%|
The table below compares Lake Placid to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.
|Total Population||# 547||54th|
|Population Density1||# 462||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 839||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 845||29th|
|Per Capita Income||# 507||58th|
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