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Demographics

People

Total Population3,480
Male Share of the Population45.1%
Female Share of the Population54.9%
Senior Citizens26.1%
Employed Population 16+1,677
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married54%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31.8%
Median Earnings25+$33,136
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,377
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,261

Wealth

Median Family Income$74,407
% Above Poverty Level89.7%
% Below Poverty Level10.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home5.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.7%
% Using Public Transportation1.8%

Housing

People Living Alone28.5%
Median Gross Rent$913
Median House Value$250,800

Ancestry

Irish26.4%
German18.7%
Italian16.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.1%
English11.3%
French Except Basque6.6%
Polish6.1%
Dutch3.3%
Welsh2.7%
Scottish2.3%
Norwegian2%
Hungarian1.8%
Canadian1.8%
Austrian1.6%
Swedish1.6%
Israeli1.4%
Arab1.1%
Syrian1%
Russian0.7%
Romanian0.7%
Danishn0.6%
Swiss0.5%
Ukrainian0.4%
Slovak0.3%
Lithuanian0.2%
Lebanese0.1%
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Lake George Almanac

CategoryValue
County Warren County
Standard Zip Codes12845
Phone Area Codes518
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude43.42
Approximate Longitude-73.71

Lake George Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationGLENS FALLS FARM
Distance6.5 miles
Jan Temp10 to 31 F
Apr Temp33 to 59 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip45.7 inches
StationGLENS FALLS AP
Distance7.1 miles
Jan Temp8 to 29 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp36 to 58 F
Annual Precip38.5 inches
StationCONKLINGVILLE DAM
Distance13.4 miles
Jan Temp8 to 29 F
Apr Temp32 to 53 F
Jul Temp58 to 79 F
Oct Temp37 to 58 F
Annual Precip46.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Corinth6,475$61,250
Glens Falls14,422$60,545
Hudson Falls7,202$50,914
South Glens Falls3,591$54,450
West Glens Falls7,501$63,971

Lake George Public Libraries

Caldwell-lake George Library
336 CANADA STREET
Lake George, New York
(518) 668-2528

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Lake George Public Schools

Lake George Elementary School
69 Sun Valley Dr
ZIP: 12845
(518) 668-5714
Primary
Total Enrollment 394
Lake George Junior-senior High School
381 Canada St
ZIP: 12845
(518) 668-5452
High
Total Enrollment 463
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Historic Lake George

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Marion House i.e. Hotel from the lake c1904.

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Marion House i.e. Hotel from the lake c1904.

Lake George from Fort William Henry Hotel c1908.

The Pergola Casino (Fort William Henry Hotel) between 1900 and 1920

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