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Delanson, New York - Basic Facts

Delanson is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Delanson.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Schenectady County at latitude 42.7454 and longitude -74.1882. Schenectady County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 817 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Delanson (see map) encompass a land area of 0.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Delanson: Quaker Street.

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


Total Population 377
Population in Households 377
Population in Familes 326
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 586
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 136
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 104
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 152 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 115 (75.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 21 (13.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $93,182
Average Home Value $120,833


Median Household Income $71,145
Average Household Income $81,276
Per Capita Income $30,089
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.0% 0.05%
Households 0.17% 0.15%
Families 0.93% 0.19%
Median Household Income   2.01%
Per Capita Income   1.86%
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.


Delanson, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delanson 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 # 1085 9th
Population Density1 # 893 25th
Diversity Index2 # 973 18th
Median Household Income # 436 63rd
Per Capita Income # 546 54th

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