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Demographics

People

Total Population1,970
Male Share of the Population45.5%
Female Share of the Population54.5%
Senior Citizens20.1%
Employed Population 16+896
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married39.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher24.1%
Median Earnings25+$25,329
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$14,063
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,679

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,536
% Above Poverty Level80.3%
% Below Poverty Level19.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work15.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.8%

Housing

People Living Alone42.3%
Median Gross Rent$662
Median House Value$123,400

Ancestry

Irish17.7%
German15%
Italian14.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.9%
English10.5%
Dutch3.4%
Polish2.6%
French Except Basque2.6%
Ukrainian0.8%
Swedish0.7%
Welsh0.6%
Austrian0.6%
Scottish0.3%
Finnish0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Syrian0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Arab0.2%
Hungarian0.1%
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Watkins Glen Almanac

CategoryValue
County Schuyler County
Standard Zip Codes14891
Phone Area Codes607
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.38
Approximate Longitude-76.87

Watkins Glen Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationELMIRA
Distance19.8 miles
Jan Temp15 to 33 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip34.9 inches
StationPENN YAN
Distance21.7 miles
Jan Temp14 to 32 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 60 F
Annual Precip32.4 inches
StationITHACA CORNELL UNIV
Distance22.2 miles
Jan Temp14 to 31 F
Apr Temp33 to 55 F
Jul Temp57 to 80 F
Oct Temp37 to 59 F
Annual Precip36.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Burdett400$60,625
Dundee1,656$53,750
Horseheads19,592$74,667
Millport490$43,750
Montour Falls1,771$54,250
Odessa636$53,214

Watkins Glen Public Libraries

Watkins Glen Cen Sch Dis Free Pub Lib
610 SOUTH DECATUR STREET
Watkins Glen, New York
(607) 535-2346

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Watkins Glen Public Schools

Watkins Glen Central High School
301 12th St
ZIP: 14891
(607) 535-3210
High
Total Enrollment 541
Watkins Glen Elementary School
612 S Decatur St
ZIP: 14891
(607) 535-3250
Primary
Total Enrollment 578
Watkins Glen Middle School
200 10th St
ZIP: 14891
(607) 535-3230
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