The Village of Potsdam had a population of 9,686 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Potsdam is located at latitude 44.6692 and longitude -74.9859 in St. Lawrence County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Potsdam (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.5 sq. miles. St. Lawrence County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 433 feet.
The Village of Potsdam (GNIS ID: 2391082) 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 Potsdam population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Potsdam: Te-wa-ten-e-ta-ren-ies, Tsi Tewate'nehtararénie's.
|Daytime Population: Workers||4,613|
|Daytime Population: Residents||6,422|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||11,035|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.14|
|Population in Households||5,124|
|Population in Familes||2,809|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4,562|
|Median Household Income||$34,402|
|Average Household Income||$53,441|
|Per Capita Income||$14,863|
|Total Housing Units||2,604 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||907 (34.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,511 (58.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||187 ( 7.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$118,851|
|Average Home Value||$151,218|
|Average Household Size||2.12|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.9%|
|Per Capita Income||2.06%|
The table below compares Potsdam to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 198||84th|
|Population Density||# 399||67th|
|Diversity Index||# 478||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 1167||3rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1187||1st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.