Town Of Highlands NY Demographic Data and Boundary Map

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Town Of Highlands, NY

The Town Of Highlands is a County Subdivision of Orange County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Town Of Highlands is an active county subdivision that is not coextensive with an incorporated place.

Also See: Orange County Data | Cities in Orange County | County Subdivisions in Orange County

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Town Of Highlands Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Town Of Highlands Housing Affordability Index is 148
State of New York Housing Affordability Index is 85
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Town Of Highlands Wealth Index is 100
State of New York Wealth Index is 109
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 12,612
Population in Households 8,395
Population in Familes 7,087
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,217
Population Density 415
Diversity Index1 61
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $90,384
Average Household Income $106,852
Per Capita Income $28,577
Wealth Index3 100

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,569 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,427 (40.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,669 (46.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 473 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $242,162
Housing Affordability Index2 148
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,096
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 2,135
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATES

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.1% 0.19%
Households 0.25% 0.22%
Families 0.11% 0.14%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   2.19%

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