Belfast (CDP), New York

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Belfast, New York
Hamlet & CDP
Belfast is located in New York
Belfast
Belfast
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 42°20′34″N 078°06′41″W / 42.34278°N 78.11139°W / 42.34278; -78.11139Coordinates: 42°20′34″N 078°06′41″W / 42.34278°N 78.11139°W / 42.34278; -78.11139[1]
Country United States
State New York
County Allegany County
Town Town of Belfast
Area[2]
 • Total 1.412 sq mi (3.66 km2)
 • Land 1.385 sq mi (3.59 km2)
 • Water 0.027 sq mi (0.07 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,309 ft (399 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 837
 • Density 593/sq mi (229/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code[4] 14711
Area code 585
FIPS code[2][5] 36-05562
GNIS feature ID[5] 943574

Belfast is a hamlet in the Town of Belfast, Allegany County, New York, United States. The population was 837 at the 2010 census, which lists the community as a census-designated place.[3]

Geography[edit]

Belfast is located at 42°20′34″N 078°06′41″W / 42.34278°N 78.11139°W / 42.34278; -78.11139 (42.3428443, -78.1113975) and its elevation is 1,309 feet (399 m).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, Belfast has a total area of 1.412 square miles (3.66 km2), of which 1.385 square miles (3.59 km2) is land and 0.027 square miles (0.07 km2) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

As of the 2010 census, there were 837 people, 337 households, and 213 families. The population density was 593 inhabitants per square mile (229/km2). There were 377 housing units at an average density of 267 per square mile (103/km2). The racial makeup as of 2010 was 95.9% White, 0.7% Black or African American, 0.2% American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.1% Asian, 0.2% from other races, and 0.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.7% of the population.[3]

There were 337 households out of which 34.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.1% were married couples living together, 12.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.8% were non-families. 31.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 3.12.[3]

Ages were 30.5% under 20, 4.7% from 20 to 24, 24.9% from 25 to 44, 23.3% from 45 to 64, and 16.6% who were 65 or older. The median age was 37.9 years. The population was 46.7% male and 53.3% female.[3]

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