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Bethlehem town, Albany County, New York

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Bethlehem town, Albany County, New York
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $97,679
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 34,895
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 33,634
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 3.7%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 33,656
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,750
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 6.7%
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 74.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $269,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,999
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $789
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $1,185
Building permits, 2019 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 14,103
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.44
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 89.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 7.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 93.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 89.4%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 97.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 59.0%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 4.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 7.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 63.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 39,993
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 141,551
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 156,422
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 453,148
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $13,292
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 21.0
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $97,679
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $51,994
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2018 X
Total employment, 2018 X
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 X
All firms, 2012 3,119
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,935
Women-owned firms, 2012 803
Minority-owned firms, 2012 162
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 2,799
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 226
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 2,652
Population per square mile, 2010 686.4
Land area in square miles, 2010 49.03
FIPS Code 3600106354
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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