Johnstown, NY: What you need to know

Johnstown, nicknamed one of two Glove Cities, is well known for glove manufacturing and considered the birthplace of the Women's Rights Movement in the U.S., as activist Elizabeth Cady Stanton was born here in 1815. The city's location to the Adirondack mountains and Neuse River offer plenty of outdoor recreation including skiing, fishing, hiking, golf and more. Johnstown is the county seat of Fulton County.


Johnstown, NY City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 8,500
Median Age 41
Median Household Income $42,950
Median Home Price $97,100

Johnstown , NY Health and Health Care

Johnstown, NY Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 48.3%
  Female 51.7%

 
7.3% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Johnstown , NY

Median Population

Median Age 41.4%
Age 18 Over 79.2%
Age 21 Over 77.2%
Age 62 Over 20.6%
Age 65 Over 17.1%

Race

  Ethnicity White 93.5%
  Ethnicity Black 2.5%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.8%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 2.6%

Economics

  Median Household Income $42,950
  Median Home Price $97,100
  Homes Owned 42.3%
  Homes Rent 57.7%
  Median Property Rent $703

We are a city of clear community values and we have thriving businesses, great schools and excellent health care. Great people, beautiful surroundings, plenty to do – Johnstown is the perfect choice to make your home.

Sarah J. Slingerland, Johnstown mayor

Language

  English Only 95.7%
  English Other 4.3%

 
COMMUTE TIME: 18.8 MINUTES
in Johnstown , NY

Commute Types

  Walked 1.8%
  Worked at Home 0.4%
  Public Transportation 0.5%
  Other Means 0.3%
  Drove Alone 87.8%
  Carpooled 9.3%