Kerhonkson, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Kerhonkson, New York - Basic Facts

The Kerhonkson Census Designated Place had a population of 1,751 as of July 1, 2016. Kerhonkson ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Kerhonkson is located at latitude 41.7794 and longitude -74.2956 in Ulster County. The formal boundaries for the Kerhonkson Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Ulster County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 262 feet.

The Kerhonkson Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389999) 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 Kerhonkson Census Designated Place is located within Town of Rochester, a minor civil division (MCD) of Ulster County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Kerhonkson 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 Kerhonkson: Kerhonkton, Middleport.

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


Total Population 1,751
Population in Households 1,751
Population in Familes 1,333
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 332
Diversity Index2 32


Total Households 712
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 452
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 899 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 472 (52.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 240 (26.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 187 (20.8%)
Median Home Value $166,123
Average Home Value $179,193


Median Household Income $44,116
Average Household Income $54,161
Per Capita Income $22,022
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.63% 0.48%
Households 0.64% 0.45%
Families 0.69% 0.31%
Median Household Income   1.79%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
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.

Kerhonkson, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kerhonkson 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 # 660 45th
Population Density1 # 1056 12th
Diversity Index2 # 431 64th
Median Household Income # 982 18th
Per Capita Income # 1044 13th

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