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Demographics

People

Total Population3,523
Male Share of the Population46%
Female Share of the Population54%
Senior Citizens13.5%
Employed Population 16+1,623
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married50%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14%
Median Earnings25+$36,534
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$35,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,380

Wealth

Median Family Income$59,265
% Above Poverty Level85.4%
% Below Poverty Level14.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time13 minutes
% Working from Home3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone31.7%
Median Gross Rent$606
Median House Value$94,900

Ancestry

French Except Basque22.9%
Irish20.3%
Canadian16.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.1%
German8.3%
English8.2%
Italian5.4%
Welsh2.6%
Scottish2.6%
Polish1.7%
Russian0.9%
Swedish0.8%
Arab0.6%
Lebanese0.6%
Hungarian0.5%
Dutch0.5%
Portuguese0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
West Indian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
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Tupper Lake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Franklin County
Standard Zip Codes12986
Phone Area Codes518
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude44.23
Approximate Longitude-74.46

Tupper Lake Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationTUPPER LAKE SUNMOUNT
Distance1 miles
Jan Temp2 to 25 F
Apr Temp27 to 49 F
Jul Temp53 to 77 F
Oct Temp32 to 55 F
Annual Precip42.9 inches
StationRAY BROOK
Distance18.8 miles
Jan Temp3 to 26 F
Apr Temp27 to 51 F
Jul Temp52 to 78 F
Oct Temp33 to 55 F
Annual Precip39.8 inches
StationNEWCOMB
Distance22.6 miles
Jan Temp2 to 24 F
Apr Temp28 to 49 F
Jul Temp53 to 76 F
Oct Temp33 to 54 F
Annual Precip42.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Lake Placid2,639$62,470
Saranac Lake5,569$60,882

Tupper Lake Public Libraries

Tupper Lake Public Library
41 LAKE STREET
Tupper Lake, New York
(518) 359-9421

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Tupper Lake Public Schools

L P Quinn Elementary School
294 Hosley Ave
ZIP: 12986
(518) 359-2981
Primary
Total Enrollment 432
Sunmount Developmental Center
2445 State Rt 30
ZIP: 12986
(518) 359-4025
Other
Total Enrollment 1
Tupper Lake Middle-high School
25 Chaney Ave
ZIP: 12986
(518) 359-3322
High
Total Enrollment 371
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