Glens Falls, NY Metro Area

Moving to Glens Falls? Let us help you find your best place to live in this metro area. First, some basics: The Glens Falls metro area comprises 2 counties in New York. The largest cities in the Glens Falls metro area are Glens Falls North, West Glens Falls and of course, Glens Falls.

128,298 people live in Glens Falls within 51,864 households. The population of Glens Falls is 94% White, 2% Black and 1% Asian. 0% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 2% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 3% of residents are foreign-born. The median age is 43.8, and the largest number of residents falls into the 25 to 34 age range. 20% of residents are under age 18. 17% are over age 65. 50% of Glens Falls’s residents are male.

Who lives in Glens Falls? There are 17,485 married couples without children and another 8,352 married couples with kids under the age of 18. There are 1,174 single dads and 3,376 single mothers. 14,100 residents of Glens Falls live alone.

How affordable is Glens Falls? The median household income in Glens Falls is $54,112 compared to $53,482 for the nation as a whole. The per capita income is $27,335 compared to $28,555 for the nation as a whole.

The highest incomes in the Glens Falls area are found in Fort Ann with a median household income of $70,208, followed by Glens Falls North and Greenwich. The lowest incomes are in Granville with a median household income of $32,188, followed by Whitehall and Hudson Falls.

The highest home values in the Glens Falls area are found in Bolton Landing with a median home value of $311,500, followed by Lake George and Glens Falls North. The lowest home values are in Whitehall with a median home value of $83,000, followed by Fort Edward and Granville.

19% of households earn more than $100,000 annually. Conversely, 32% earn less than $35,000. 6.4% of married families with children live below the poverty line. Overall, 18.9% of Glens Falls's children live below the poverty line.


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