The Village of Watkins Glen had a population of 1,876 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Watkins Glen is located at latitude 42.3806 and longitude -76.867 in Schuyler County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Watkins Glen (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.38 sq. miles. Schuyler County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 463 feet.
The Village of Watkins Glen (GNIS ID: 2391200) 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 Watkins Glen population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Watkins Glen: Jefferson, Salubria, Watlins.
|Population in Households||1,836|
|Population in Familes||1,295|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||40|
|Average Household Size||2.07|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||996 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||492 (49.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||397 (39.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||107 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$105,357|
|Average Home Value||$133,063|
|Median Household Income||$37,228|
|Average Household Income||$52,433|
|Per Capita Income||$24,933|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.73%|
|Per Capita Income||1.56%|
The table below compares Watkins Glen 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||# 633||47th|
|Population Density1||# 642||46th|
|Diversity Index2||# 867||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 1129||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 850||29th|
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