High Falls, NY Profile: Facts & Data


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High Falls, New York - Basic Facts

The High Falls Census Designated Place had a population of 632 as of July 1, 2018. High Falls ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for High Falls is located at latitude 41.8275 and longitude -74.1185 in Ulster County. The formal boundaries for the High Falls Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Ulster County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 161 feet.

The High Falls Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389923) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The High Falls Census Designated Place is located within Town of Rosendale, a minor civil division (MCD) of Ulster County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for High Falls: Highfalls.

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


Total Population 632
Population in Households 625
Population in Familes 474
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density2 528
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $63,512
Average Household Income $85,779
Per Capita Income $35,754


Total Housing Units 294 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 190 (64.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 72 (24.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $232,500
Average Home Value $323,810


Total Households 261
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 152
Average Family Size 3
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.1% 0.16%
Households 0.0% 0.08%
Families -0.54% -0.13%
Median Household Income   3.66%
Per Capita Income   3.59%

High Falls, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares High 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 # 944 21st
Population Density # 922 23rd
Diversity Index # 749 37th
Median Household Income # 569 53rd
Per Capita Income # 507 58th

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