The Village of Lake Placid had a population of 2,476 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Lake Placid is located at latitude 44.2842 and longitude -73.9864 in Essex County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Lake Placid (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. Essex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,801 feet.
The Village of Lake Placid (GNIS ID: 2390927) 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.
|Population in Households||2,350|
|Population in Familes||1,585|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||126|
|Median Household Income||$50,430|
|Average Household Income||$72,397|
|Per Capita Income||$34,627|
|Total Housing Units||1,898 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||691 (36.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||567 (29.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||640 (33.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$246,176|
|Average Home Value||$284,885|
|Average Household Size||1.87|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.21%|
|Per Capita Income||2.54%|
The table below compares Lake Placid to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 549||54th|
|Population Density||# 453||62nd|
|Diversity Index||# 827||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 889||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 531||56th|
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