Highland Falls, NY Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Highland Falls Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Highland Falls Content

Also See: Highland Falls, NY ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Highland Falls, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Highland Falls had a population of 3,987 as of July 1, 2018. Highland Falls ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Highland Falls is located at latitude 41.3646 and longitude -73.9689 in Orange County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Highland Falls (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Orange County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 141 feet.

The Village of Highland Falls (GNIS ID: 2390896) 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 Highland Falls is located within Town of Highlands, a minor civil division (MCD) of Orange County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Highland Falls: Buttermilk Falls.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Highland Falls 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Highland Falls (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. New York Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. New York Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a New York Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Advertisement

Highland Falls, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 3,987
Population in Households 3,987
Population in Familes 3,075
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 3,652
Diversity Index3 70
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $77,465
Average Household Income $96,104
Per Capita Income $40,456

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,831 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 709 (38.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 963 (52.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 159 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $267,857
Average Home Value $312,941
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,672
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 976
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.27% 0.42%
Households 0.18% 0.38%
Families -0.15% 0.22%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   3.33%

Highland Falls, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Highland Falls 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 408 66th
Population Density # 215 82nd
Diversity Index # 79 94th
Median Household Income # 438 63rd
Per Capita Income # 393 67th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

New York Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare New York July 1, 2018 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement