Wallkill, New York

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Wallkill, New York

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High Points

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

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Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Wallkill Well-Paid Single Men
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Wallkill Public Transportation Use
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Wallkill Well-Paid Single Women
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Wallkill Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Wallkill People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Wallkill Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Wallkill, New York

Comparing Wallkill 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 Men 10 7
Well-Paid Single Women 9 6
Racial Diversity 8 6
Male Share of the Population 8 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 9
Female Share of the Population 3 3
Age of the Population 3 2
Senior Citizens 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 9 7
Portion of People Married 8 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 6
People Above Poverty 9 7
People in Middle Class or Better 9 6
College Educated Adults 9 5

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 5
Working at Home 6 6
Walking and Biking to Work 6 5
Short Commute Times 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 10 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 7
People Living Alone 5 6
Housing Recently Built 5 8
Affordability of Rents 2 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 6

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Wallkill Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 40 miles W of Danbury, Connecticut (center to center)
Nearest Large City 60 miles N of Newark, New Jersey
County Ulster
Standard Zip Codes 12589
Phone Area Codes 845
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.605
Longitude -74.184

Wallkill Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station WALDEN 1 ESE
Distance 4 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 34 F
Apr Temp 36 to 58 F
Jul Temp 59 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 62 F
Annual Precip 44.5 inches
Distance 11.3 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 38 to 58 F
Jul Temp 63 to 81 F
Oct Temp 44 to 60 F
Annual Precip 51 inches
Distance 16.8 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 43 to 64 F
Annual Precip 44 inches
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Wallkill Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,143 100%
Male 1,058 49.4%
Female 1,085 50.6%
Under 18 620 28.9%
18+ 1,523 71.1%
65+ 211 9.8%
Median Age 34.8
Average Family Size 3.26
White 2,036 95%
African-American 47 2.2%
Asian 21 1%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.1%
Other 12 0.6%
Mixed Race 24 1.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 89 4.2%

Wallkill 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
Irish 20.7%
Italian 20.3%
German 17.8%
English 7.4%
US/American 5.8%
Polish 4.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.7%
Dutch 2.1%
Jamaican 2.1%
Scotch-Irish 2.1%
Scottish 1.9%
French Canadian 1.8%
Norwegian 1.6%
European 1.6%
Russian 1.5%
French (except Basque) 1.1%
Czech 0.6%
Lithuanian 0.6%
Ukrainian 0.5%
Swiss 0.5%
British 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Wallkill 2,143 $58,704
Gardiner 856 $49,808
Maybrook 3,084 $56,912
Montgomery 3,636 $59,952
Pine Bush 1,539 $55,815
Plattekill 1,050 $41,429
Walden 6,164 $49,316
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Wallkill High Schools (2004)

Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 1,188 students.

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