Demographics

People

Total Population2,255
Male Share of the Population51.9%
Female Share of the Population48.1%
Senior Citizens12.6%
Employed Population 16+1,140
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married59.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher33.5%
Median Earnings25+$56,198
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,364
Median Earnings With High School Degree$39,671

Wealth

Median Family Income$119,539
% Above Poverty Level93.3%
% Below Poverty Level6.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time32 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation10.4%

Housing

People Living Alone21.6%
Median Gross Rent$1,447
Median House Value$390,800

Ancestry

Irish24.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.1%
Italian21.2%
German13.9%
Polish6.4%
English6.3%
French Except Basque4%
Portuguese2.7%
Dutch1.8%
Russian1.4%
Iranian1.3%
Czech1%
Lithuanian0.9%
Hungarian0.7%
Welsh0.5%
Guyanese0.5%
Cypriot0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Luxemburger0.3%
Slovak0.3%
Scottish0.3%
Canadian0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Greek0.2%
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Buchanan Almanac

CategoryValue
County Westchester County
Standard Zip Codes10511
Phone Area Codes914
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.26
Approximate Longitude-73.94

Buchanan Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationYORKTOWN HEIGHTS 1 W
Distance7.2 miles
Jan Temp18 to 34 F
Apr Temp38 to 58 F
Jul Temp63 to 82 F
Oct Temp42 to 62 F
Annual Precip51.1 inches
StationWEST POINT
Distance8.5 miles
Jan Temp19 to 35 F
Apr Temp40 to 60 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp44 to 62 F
Annual Precip50.5 inches
StationSUFFERN
Distance14.9 miles
Jan Temp18 to 36 F
Apr Temp39 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip51 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Crompond2,333$146,458
Crugers1,541$112,813
Peekskill24,111$65,956
Verplanck1,462$92,228
West Haverstraw10,353$69,891

Buchanan Public Schools

Buchanan-verplanck Elementary School
160 Westchester Ave
ZIP: 10511
(914) 257-5400
Primary
Total Enrollment 279
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