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Rouses Point, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Rouses Point had a population of 2,180 as of July 1, 2021. Rouses Point ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Rouses Point is located at latitude 44.9939 and longitude -73.3649 in Clinton County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Rouses Point encompass a land area of 1.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0.73 sq. miles. Clinton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 112 feet.

The Village of Rouses Point 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.

The Village of Rouses Point is located within Town of Champlain, a minor civil division (MCD) of Clinton County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Rouses Point: Rouse Point, Rouse's Point.

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Rouses Point, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)


Total Population 2,180 (100%)
Population in Households 2,169 (99.5%)
Population in Families 1,568 (71.9%)
Population in Group Quarters1 11 ( 0.5%)
Population Density 1,240
Diversity Index2 12


Median Household Income $56,218
Average Household Income $69,397
% of Income for Mortgage4 11%
Per Capita Income $33,470
Wealth Index5 60


Total HU (Housing Units) 1,170 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 655 (56.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 407 (34.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 108 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $152,847
Average Home Value $160,916
Housing Affordability Index3 164


Total Households 1,062
Average Household Size 2.04
Family Households 592
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. 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.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. 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.


2010-2021 2021-2026
Population -0.12% -0.24%
Households 0.08% -0.09%
Families -0.09% -0.27%
Median Household Income   1.24%
Per Capita Income   2.5%
Owner Occupied HU   0.18%

Rouses Point, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rouses Point to the other 1,195 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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 # 577 52nd
Population Density # 611 49th
Median Household Income # 826 31st
Housing Affordability Index # 636 53rd
Per Capita Income # 628 48th
Diversity Index # 984 18th

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