Poughkeepsie, New York

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Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 22.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 21.6%

Crime Rate

4.71% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 102
  • Violent Crimes: 792
  • Robbery: 230
  • Burglary: 487
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 94 offenders in Poughkeepsie
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $170,000
  • Median Sales Price: $210,861
  • Foreclosures: 647
  • Homes For Sale: 422
  • Homes For Rent: 50

Environmental Hazards

381 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 8
  • Superfunds: 26
  • Tanks & Spills: 346

Unemployment

Moderate 4.5%
  • New York unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 4.5%

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20 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 20 K-12 public schools in Poughkeepsie, NY and 12 private schools. Homefacts rates Poughkeepsie's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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Crime view details

94 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Poughkeepsie, NY

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$170,000 compared to February 2016
Median Sales Price
$210,861 compared to February 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    12.5%
  • Rented
    53.7%
  • Owned
    33.8%

422 Homes For Sale View All

$149,500
37 Friendly Ln
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$209,000
5 Bellmore
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$109,900
36 Clark St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
-- Beds | -- Baths
$259,900
2 Walnut Hill Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
3 Beds | 2 Baths

647 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$115,000  
$NR
Grand
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$NR
Church
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
5 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
Haviland
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
Beechwood
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
3 Beds | 1 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

17 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Poughkeepsie, NY issued 17 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Poughkeepsie, NY issued 17 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

50 Rental Properties View All

$1,200
311 Main St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,450
5 Dorland
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$950
26 Cooper Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,300
9 Jewett
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
4 Beds | 1 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,102
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,175
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,352
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,738
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,960

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Environmental Hazards

381 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1100/1130)
    Poughkeepsie, NY has 97.35% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Poughkeepsie, NY is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.24 Average
    Poughkeepsie, NY is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 26.62°
  • February 30°
  • March 40.27°
  • April 50.77°
  • May 61.4°
  • June 68.6°
  • July 74.65°
  • August 71.25°
  • September 64.35°
  • October 53.03°
  • November 42.03°
  • December 32.02°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Poughkeepsie, NY

Earthquakes
Poughkeepsie, NY has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Poughkeepsie, NY has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Poughkeepsie, NY has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Poughkeepsie, NY has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Poughkeepsie, NY: $40,693

Unemployment

Unemployment in Poughkeepsie is 4.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 8.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 67.50%
White Collar - 32.50%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Andrew Cuomo
  • Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand
  • Sen. Charles E. Schumer

City Representatives

  • Chris Gibson
  • Paul D. Tonko
  • Richard Hanna

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

12 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

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