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Demographics

People

Total Population153
Male Share of the Population51.6%
Female Share of the Population48.4%
Senior Citizens29.4%
Employed Population 16+76
Age of the Population52

Families

% of people married66.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.2%
Median Earnings25+$41,719
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,893

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,750
% Above Poverty Level99.3%
% Below Poverty Level0.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time32 minutes
% Working from Home2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone21%
Median Gross Rent$793
Median House Value$95,000

Ancestry

German25.5%
English25.5%
Irish13.7%
French Except Basque11.1%
Polish9.2%
Dutch8.5%
Italian7.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.2%
Scottish2.6%
Albanian1.3%
Austrian1.3%
Welsh0.7%
Swedish0.7%
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Ames Almanac

CategoryValue
County Montgomery County
Standard Zip Codes13317
Phone Area Codes518
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.9
Approximate Longitude-74.57

Ames Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCHERRY VALLEY 2 NNE
Distance6.8 miles
Jan Temp12 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 53 F
Jul Temp58 to 78 F
Oct Temp38 to 58 F
Annual Precip45.7 inches
StationCOBLESKILL 2 ESE
Distance14.6 miles
Jan Temp11 to 30 F
Apr Temp33 to 54 F
Jul Temp59 to 80 F
Oct Temp38 to 59 F
Annual Precip35.7 inches
StationLITTLE FALLS CITY RSVR
Distance20.8 miles
Jan Temp9 to 26 F
Apr Temp32 to 52 F
Jul Temp57 to 80 F
Oct Temp36 to 57 F
Annual Precip42 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Canajoharie3,642$51,607
Cherry Valley1,292$62,639
Fort Plain1,866$38,000
Nelliston499$63,021
Palatine Bridge749$58,393
Sharon Springs518$51,500
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