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People

Total Population 6,275
Male Share of the Population 50.4%
Female Share of the Population 49.6%
Senior Citizens 16%
Employed Population 16+ 2,672
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 39.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.5%
Median Earnings25+ $31,423
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $28,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree $28,978

Wealth

Median Family Income $54,894
% Above Poverty Level 85.8%
% Below Poverty Level 14.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.4%
% Using Public Transportation 0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 28.8%
Median Gross Rent $888
Median House Value $101,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.1%
US/American 0.1%
English 17.3%
Irish 26%

Fort Edward Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 36 miles NE of Schenectady, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 142 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts
County Washington
Metro Area Glens Falls
Standard Zip Codes 12828
Phone Area Codes 518
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.266
Longitude -73.585

Fort Edward Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station GLENS FALLS AP
Distance 6 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 29 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 58 to 82 F
Oct Temp 36 to 58 F
Annual Precip 38.5 inches
Station SALEM
Distance 15.2 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 31 F
Apr Temp 33 to 58 F
Jul Temp 56 to 82 F
Oct Temp 35 to 60 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches
Station CONKLINGVILLE DAM
Distance 17.9 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 29 F
Apr Temp 32 to 53 F
Jul Temp 58 to 79 F
Oct Temp 37 to 58 F
Annual Precip 46.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Fort Edward, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Fort Miller (12828)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Glens Falls 14,574 $59,878
Hudson Falls 7,266 $51,946

Fort Edward Public Libraries

Library
Fort Edward Free Library
23 EAST STREET
Fort Edward, New York
(518) 747-6743

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Fort Edward High Schools

FORT EDWARD SCHOOL
220 BROADWAY
518-747-4594
A Title I School.
Serves 590 students.

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