Glasco, New York

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Glasco, New York

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Glasco strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New York):

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Short Commute Times
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Comparative Profile of Glasco, New York

Comparing Glasco to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New York (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 9 5
Well-Paid Single Men 8 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 8
Senior Citizens 7 8
Racial Diversity 7 5
Female Share of the Population 7 7
Age of the Population 6 6
Male Share of the Population 4 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 5 5
Average Household Size 4 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 7 4
College Educated Adults 7 3
People Above Poverty 6 4
People in Middle Class or Better 6 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 8 9
Working at Home 5 4
Walking and Biking to Work 3 2
Public Transportation Use 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 8 5
People Living Alone 6 6
Housing Recently Built 4 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 1
Affordability of Rents 2 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 7

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Glasco Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 43 miles S of Albany, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 90 miles N of New York, New York
County Ulster
P.O. Box Zip Codes 12432
Phone Area Codes 845
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.043
Longitude -73.947

Glasco Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 16.2 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 34 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 62 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
Distance 16.7 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 31 F
Apr Temp 29 to 53 F
Jul Temp 51 to 78 F
Oct Temp 33 to 58 F
Annual Precip 51.4 inches
Station CAIRO 4 NW
Distance 19.4 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 32 F
Apr Temp 34 to 57 F
Jul Temp 58 to 82 F
Oct Temp 37 to 61 F
Annual Precip 40.7 inches
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Glasco Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,692 100%
Male 804 47.5%
Female 888 52.5%
Under 18 391 23.1%
18+ 1,301 76.9%
65+ 298 17.6%
Median Age 38.8
Average Family Size 2.91
White 1,622 95.9%
African-American 25 1.5%
Asian 11 0.7%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 6 0.4%
Mixed Race 27 1.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 32 1.9%

Glasco Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Italian 37%
German 23.1%
Irish 17.2%
English 3.4%
French (except Basque) 3.3%
Polish 3.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.6%
Norwegian 1.9%
Dutch 1.6%
Austrian 0.9%
Scottish 0.8%
Lebanese 0.8%
French Canadian 0.8%
British 0.7%
Russian 0.6%
Armenian 0.5%
Scotch-Irish 0.5%
Yugoslavian 0.5%
Jamaican 0.5%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Glasco 1,692 $45,909
Germantown 862 $51,875
Lake Katrine 2,396 $46,375
Malden 413 $41,250
Red Hook 1,805 $48,125
Saugerties 4,955 $49,063
Tivoli 1,163 $53,393
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