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Cooperstown, NY: What you need to know

Best known as home to the National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum that opened in 1939, Cooperstown is a destination that attracts more than 200,000 visitors each year. Famous former residents of this quaint village include Abner Doubleday, Samuel Morse and James Fenimore Cooper, and tourist destinations include a charming downtown along with the Farmers' Museum, Fenimore Art Museum and Glimmerglass Opera.



Cooperstown, NY City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 2,185
Median Age 51
Median Household Income $62,222
Median Home Price $286,600

Cooperstown, NY Demographics

Median Population in Cooperstown, NY

Median Age 51.1%
Age 18 Over 85.9%
Age 21 Over 82%
Age 62 Over 25.6%
Age 65 Over 20.5%

Race in Cooperstown, NY

  Ethnicity White 89.6%
  Ethnicity Black 0.9%
  Ethnicity Asian 8%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 1.9%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.7%
  Ethnicity Other 0.4%

Population By Gender in Cooperstown, NY

  Male 46.1%
  Female 53.9%

Language in Cooperstown, NY

  English Only 89.3%
  English Other 10.7%

Economics in Cooperstown, NY

  Median Household Income $62,222
  Median Home Price $286,600
  Homes Owned 41.2%
  Homes Rent 58.8%
  Median Property Rent $829

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Commute Types in Cooperstown, NY

  Walked 36%
  Worked at Home 6%
  Public Transportation 0.9%
  Other Means 3.1%
  Drove Alone 51.7%
  Carpooled 2.2%

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