Plattsburgh, New York

Population 19,911

Plattsburgh is located in Clinton County, NY. The population is 19,911, making Plattsburgh the largest city in Clinton County.

There are 8 public schools in Plattsburgh with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Plattsburgh is very low , and there are 89 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Plattsburgh is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Plattsburgh property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Plattsburgh include Parc, Plattsburgh West and Cumberland Head.

Plattsburgh Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 11.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 32%

Crime Rate

42.73% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 10
  • Violent Crimes: 186
  • Robbery: 5
  • Burglary: 114
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

64.73% Higher than national avg.
  • 89 offenders in Plattsburgh
  • 44.70 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

234 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 8
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 222


Moderate 2.9%
  • New York unemployment average: 4.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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8 Public Schools view public schools

There are 8 K-12 public schools in Plattsburgh, NY and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates Plattsburgh's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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89 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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83 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Plattsburgh, NY issued 83 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 83 permits, 19 were issued for single family homes and 64 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Plattsburgh, NY issued 16 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 16 permits, 10 were issued for single family homes and 6 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $682
  • 1 Bedroom: $686
  • 2 Bedrooms: $884
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,134
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,219

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Environmental Hazards

234 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (340/354)
    Plattsburgh, NY has 96.05% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Plattsburgh, NY is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.17 Average
    Plattsburgh, NY is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 19.62°
  • February 23.3°
  • March 32.95°
  • April 45.25°
  • May 58.6°
  • June 64.66°
  • July 69.93°
  • August 67.95°
  • September 59.65°
  • October 48.25°
  • November 37.47°
  • December 25.65°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Plattsburgh, NY

Plattsburgh, NY has a moderate risk of earthquakes.
Plattsburgh, NY has no risk of hurricanes.
Plattsburgh, NY has a low risk of hail storms.
Plattsburgh, NY has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Plattsburgh, NY: $39,928


Unemployment in Plattsburgh is 2.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.1% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 38.64%
White Collar - 61.36%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Elise Stefanik

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

9 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

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