Duane Lake, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Duane Lake, New York - Basic Facts

The Duane Lake Census Designated Place had a population of 347 as of July 1, 2016. Duane Lake ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Duane Lake is located at latitude 42.7522 and longitude -74.1073 in Schenectady County. The formal boundaries for the Duane Lake Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.19 sq. miles. Schenectady County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 922 feet.

The Duane Lake Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389418) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Duane Lake Census Designated Place is located within Town of Duanesburg, a minor civil division (MCD) of Schenectady County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Duane Lake population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Duane Lake, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 347
Population in Households 347
Population in Familes 293
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 145
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 147
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 107
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 157 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 121 (77.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 (16.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 10 ( 6.4%)
Median Home Value $266,667
Average Home Value $261,667


Median Household Income $78,191
Average Household Income $76,657
Per Capita Income $30,337
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.15% 0.79%
Households 1.02% 0.67%
Families 0.93% 0.55%
Median Household Income   1.47%
Per Capita Income   1.43%
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.

Duane Lake, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Duane Lake 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1108 7th
Population Density1 # 1161 3rd
Diversity Index2 # 953 21st
Median Household Income # 378 68th
Per Capita Income # 595 50th

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