Wynantskill, New York

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Wynantskill, New York

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 2% trophy Wynantskill Low Rate of Poverty
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Wynantskill Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Wynantskill Well-Paid Single Men
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Wynantskill People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Wynantskill Median Family Income
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Wynantskill Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of Wynantskill, New York

Comparing Wynantskill 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 10 8
Well-Paid Single Men 10 8
Age of the Population 9 9
Senior Citizens 8 9
Female Share of the Population 7 7
Male Share of the Population 4 4
Racial Diversity 3 1
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 6
Average Household Size 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 10 8
Median Family Income 10 6
College Educated Adults 8 5

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 5
Short Commute Times 7 7
Walking and Biking to Work 3 3
Working at Home 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 8 6
People Living Alone 5 6
Affordability of Rents 4 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 4
Housing Recently Built 3 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 7

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Wynantskill Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 6 miles NE of Albany, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 133 miles W of Boston, Massachusetts
County Rensselaer
Metro Area Albany - Schenectady - Troy
Standard Zip Codes 12198
Phone Area Codes 518
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.696
Longitude -73.644

Wynantskill Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 4.2 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 32 F
Apr Temp 37 to 58 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 62 F
Annual Precip 37.8 inches
Distance 8.7 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 31 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 82 F
Oct Temp 39 to 60 F
Annual Precip 38.6 inches
Distance 10.9 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 34 to 54 F
Jul Temp 58 to 78 F
Oct Temp 39 to 57 F
Annual Precip 46.4 inches
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Wynantskill Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 3,018 100%
Male 1,434 47.5%
Female 1,584 52.5%
Under 18 646 21.4%
18+ 2,372 78.6%
65+ 571 18.9%
Median Age 41.7
Average Family Size 2.94
White 2,952 97.8%
African-American 16 0.5%
Asian 9 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 6 0.2%
Other 1 0%
Mixed Race 33 1.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 13 0.4%

Wynantskill 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 27%
Italian 22.8%
German 12.3%
French (except Basque) 7.2%
Polish 4.5%
English 4.4%
French Canadian 3.7%
US/American 2.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.2%
Ukrainian 1.7%
Scottish 1.6%
European 1.4%
Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Celtic 1.1%
Dutch 1%
Slavic 0.7%
British 0.7%
Lebanese 0.7%
Norwegian 0.6%
Russian 0.6%
Welsh 0.6%
Czechoslovakian 0.4%
Latvian 0.3%
Hungarian 0.3%
Armenian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

North Greenbush (12198)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Wynantskill 3,018 $61,951
Cohoes 15,521 $42,054
Green Island 2,278 $38,011
Menands 3,910 $62,083
Troy 49,170 $38,631
Watervliet 10,207 $38,735
West Sand Lake 2,439 $69,167

Wynantskill Public Libraries

North Greenbush Public Library
Wynantskill, New York
(518) 283-0303

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