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Overview

Introduction to Hilton, New York

Hilton, New York, in Monroe County, is 11 miles NW of Irondequoit, New York and 61 miles NE of Buffalo, New York. The village benefits from easy access to the nearby cities and towns that it shares the Rochester metropolitan area with.

Hilton History

Hilton was originally known as Unionville. In 1885, the village was incorporated under the name North Parma. The village changed its name to Hilton in 1896. It got its present name from Reverend Charles Augustus Hilton, a clergyman of the Freewill Baptist Church.

Hilton and nearby Attractions

  • Genesee Country Village & Museum
  • Cobbs Hill Park
  • Susan B. Anthony House
  • Stone-Tolan House
  • Ellwanger Garden

Things To Do In Hilton

The Genesee Country Village & Museum, located near Hilton, is one of the largest museums in the United States. It includes a 19th-century historic village, a museum, heirloom gardens, an art gallery, a baseball park and a nature center. Cobbs Hill Park offers various recreational opportunities. Deerfield Country Club houses the local golf course.

Hilton Transportation

Air transportation is available from Greater Rochester International Airport.

Hilton Higher Education

Colleges and universities located nearby include the SUNY College at Brockport, the University Of Rochester and Monroe Community College.

Demographics

People

Total Population5,896
Male Share of the Population52.5%
Female Share of the Population47.5%
Senior Citizens10.5%
Employed Population 16+3,034
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married54.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher28.1%
Median Earnings25+$37,305
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,231

Wealth

Median Family Income$69,231
% Above Poverty Level91.3%
% Below Poverty Level8.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone22.2%
Median Gross Rent$970
Median House Value$132,600

Ancestry

Italian28.3%
German25.9%
Irish18.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.6%
English12.2%
Polish5.7%
French Except Basque4.7%
Scottish3.2%
Welsh3.1%
Canadian1.9%
Croatian1.8%
Dutch1.7%
Danishn1%
Ukrainian1%
Russian0.8%
Swiss0.7%
Belgian0.6%
Greek0.5%
Lebanese0.3%
Arab0.3%
Barbadian0.3%
Jamaican0.3%
Portuguese0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
West Indian0.3%
Austrian0.2%
Swedish0.2%
Romanian0.2%
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Hilton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Monroe County
Standard Zip Codes14468
Phone Area Codes585
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude43.28
Approximate Longitude-77.79

Hilton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBROCKPORT
Distance9.3 miles
Jan Temp16 to 33 F
Apr Temp35 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp41 to 61 F
Annual Precip30.2 inches
StationBATAVIA
Distance25.8 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp42 to 61 F
Annual Precip35.5 inches
StationHEMLOCK
Distance36 miles
Jan Temp14 to 31 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp59 to 81 F
Oct Temp40 to 59 F
Annual Precip34.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brockport8,415$59,896
Holley1,824$40,521
Rochester209,463$36,793
Spencerport3,621$86,250

Hilton Public Libraries

Parma Public Library
7 WEST AVENUE
Hilton, New York
(585) 392-8350

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Hilton Public Schools

Hilton High School
400 East Ave
ZIP: 14468
(585) 392-1000
High
Total Enrollment 1404
Merton Williams Middle School
200 School Ln
ZIP: 14468
(585) 392-1000
Middle
Total Enrollment 733
Northwood Elementary School
433 N Greece Rd
ZIP: 14468
(585) 392-1000
Primary
Total Enrollment 845
Quest Elementary School
225 West Ave
ZIP: 14468
(585) 392-1000
Primary
Total Enrollment 454
Village Elementary School
100 School Ln
ZIP: 14468
(585) 392-1000
Primary
Total Enrollment 1013

Hilton Private Schools

Lake Ontario Baptist Academy
1425 Walker Lake Ontario Rd
ZIP: 14468
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 49
St Paul Lutheran School
158 East Ave
ZIP: 14468
Elementary
Total Enrollment 73
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