The Village of Watkins Glen had a population of 1,890 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Watkins Glen is located at latitude 42.3806 and longitude -76.8733 in Schuyler County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Watkins Glen encompass a land area of 1.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.38 sq. miles. Schuyler County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 459 feet.
The Village of Watkins Glen (GNIS ID: 2391200) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Watkins Glen: Jefferson, Salubria, Watkins.
|Total Population||1,890 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,868 (98.8%)|
|Population in Families||1,310 (69.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||22 ( 1.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$42,006|
|Average Household Income||$56,818|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,153|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,049 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||484 (46.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||426 (40.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||140 (13.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$134,964|
|Average Home Value||$189,959|
|Housing Affordability Index3||155|
|Average Household Size||2.06|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.27%|
|Per Capita Income||1.48%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.08%|
The table below compares Watkins Glen to the other 1,195 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 628||48th|
|Population Density||# 628||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 1119||6th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 561||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 900||25th|
|Diversity Index||# 872||27th|
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