dcsimg

Demographics

People

Total Population1,871
Male Share of the Population44%
Female Share of the Population56%
Senior Citizens24.4%
Employed Population 16+906
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married55.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher33.5%
Median Earnings25+$49,714
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$9,063
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,357

Wealth

Median Family Income$94,219
% Above Poverty Level95.4%
% Below Poverty Level4.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home11.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.3%
% Using Public Transportation3.4%

Housing

People Living Alone34.1%
Median Gross Rent$840
Median House Value$259,300

Ancestry

German25.8%
Irish18.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.1%
Italian17.2%
English9.8%
Polish7%
Russian6%
Dutch5.3%
French Except Basque4.1%
Swedish1.6%
Scottish1.5%
Hungarian1.4%
Austrian1.1%
Ukrainian1.1%
Greek1%
Canadian1%
Welsh0.9%
West Indian0.7%
Jamaican0.7%
Finnish0.7%
Swiss0.6%
Lithuanian0.5%
Croatian0.3%
Turkish0.3%
Palestinian0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Arab0.2%
+ Show More

Germantown Almanac

CategoryValue
County Columbia County
Standard Zip Codes12526
Phone Area Codes518
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.11
Approximate Longitude-73.85

Germantown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHUDSON CORRECTIONL FAC
Distance9.3 miles
Jan Temp16 to 34 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 62 F
Annual Precip42 inches
StationCAIRO 4 NW
Distance14.5 miles
Jan Temp12 to 32 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip40.7 inches
StationCOPAKE
Distance17.6 miles
Jan Temp11 to 33 F
Apr Temp32 to 59 F
Jul Temp57 to 84 F
Oct Temp36 to 62 F
Annual Precip42.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Catskill11,507$53,309
Glasco2,590$67,716
Palenville872$76,964
Saugerties19,229$69,846
Tivoli1,134$63,125

Germantown Public Libraries

Germantown Library
31 PALATINE PARK ROAD
Germantown, New York
(518) 537-5800

library logo

More Information for Librarians

Germantown Public Schools

Germantown Elementary School
123 Main St
ZIP: 12526
(518) 537-6281
Primary
Total Enrollment 336
Germantown Junior-senior High School
123 Main St
ZIP: 12526
(518) 537-6261
High
Total Enrollment 247
Sources :
Study Online in Germantown
Additional Resources
Info for Germantown Government Officials


Are you an official in the Germantown government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.