Columbia County, NY

Current Temperature ° Population 62,709

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 11.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 29.2%

Registered Offenders

27.46% Lower than national avg.
  • 72 offenders in Columbia County
  • 11.48 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 326
  • Homes For Sale: 1,162
  • Homes For Rent: 78

Environmental Hazards

348 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 10
  • Superfunds: 7
  • Tanks & Spills: 330

Unemployment

Moderate 4.6%
  • 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 Columbia County, NY and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates Columbia County's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

72 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Columbia County, NY

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
No Data
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    23.1%
  • Rented
    21.6%
  • Owned
    55.3%

1,162 Homes For Sale View All

$189,000
59 Chatham Street
Kinderhook, NY 12106
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$189,900
4122 Cramer Dr
Valatie, NY 12184
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$189,000
59 Chatham St
Kinderhook, NY 12106
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$99,000
18 Columbia Ridge
Canaan, NY 12029
-- Beds | -- Baths

326 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$NR
Middle
Hudson, NY 12534
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$NR
Silvernail
Valatie, NY 12184
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
Nelson
Ghent, NY 12075
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$NR
Hudson
Chatham, NY 12037
4 Beds | 1 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

100 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Columbia County, NY issued 100 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 100 permits, 81 were issued for single family homes and 19 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Columbia County, NY issued 3 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

78 Rental Properties View All

$3,800
211 Allen St
Hudson, NY 12534
6 Beds | 6 Baths
$750
3 Main Street
Chatham, NY 12037
-- Beds | 1 Baths
$5,000
800 Cty Route 8
Germantown, NY 12526
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$450
607 Rte 295
Chatham, NY 12037
-- Beds | 1 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Columbia County, NY
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $718
  • 1 Bedroom: $737
  • 2 Bedrooms: $950
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,224
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,342

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Environmental Hazards

348 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Columbia County, NY
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Columbia County, NY
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Columbia County, NY
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Columbia County, NY has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Columbia County, NY is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 2.83 Average
    Columbia County, NY is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 21.83°
  • February 25.45°
  • March 35.07°
  • April 46.85°
  • May 59.9°
  • June 64.2°
  • July 70.15°
  • August 67°
  • September 60.73°
  • October 49.37°
  • November 38.75°
  • December 27.87°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Columbia County, NY

Earthquakes
Columbia County, NY has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Columbia County, NY has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Columbia County, NY has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Columbia County, NY has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Columbia County, NY: $59,105

Unemployment

Unemployment in Columbia County is 4.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 8.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 41.08%
White Collar - 58.92%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

6 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

16 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

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