Broadalbin (village), New York

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Broadalbin, New York
Village
Main Street, ca. 1930-45
Main Street, ca. 1930-45
Broadalbin, New York is located in New York
Broadalbin, New York
Broadalbin, New York
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 43°3′33″N 74°11′53″W / 43.05917°N 74.19806°W / 43.05917; -74.19806Coordinates: 43°3′33″N 74°11′53″W / 43.05917°N 74.19806°W / 43.05917; -74.19806
Country United States
State New York
County Fulton
Area
 • Total 1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Land 1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 804 ft (245 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,327
 • Density 1,300/sq mi (510/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 12025
Area code(s) 518
FIPS code 36-08422
GNIS feature ID 0944788

Broadalbin is a village in Fulton County, New York, United States. The population was 1,327 at the 2010 census. The name is derived from a region in Scotland.

Most of the Village of Broadalbin is in the Town of Broadalbin, but a small part of the village is in the Town of Mayfield.

History[edit]

The village is by the site of the first settlement in the town, around 1770.

The Hotel Broadalbin was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2011.[1]

Geography[edit]

Broadalbin is located at 43°3′33″N 74°11′53″W / 43.05917°N 74.19806°W / 43.05917; -74.19806 (43.05917, -74.198057).[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.0 square miles (2.6 km²).None of the area is covered with water.

New York State Route 29 passes through the south part of the village. County Roads 110, 117, 126, and 155 service the village.

The Kennyetto Creek flows through the village, which is south of the Great Sacandaga Lake. The village is at the south edge of the Adirondack Park.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 1,411 people, 555 households, and 380 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,392.8 people per square mile (539.4/km²). There were 596 housing units at an average density of 588.3 per square mile (227.8/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.65% White, 0.35% Black or African American, 0.35% Native American, 0.07% Asian, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 0.07% from other races, and 0.43% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.35% of the population.

There were 555 households out of which 35.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.7% were married couples living together, 11.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.5% were non-families. 25.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.54 and the average family size was 3.08.

In the village the population was spread out with 28.2% under the age of 18, 7.1% from 18 to 24, 27.1% from 25 to 44, 21.9% from 45 to 64, and 15.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 91.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.2 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $35,664, and the median income for a family was $40,956. Males had a median income of $31,618 versus $24,211 for females. The per capita income for the village was $18,036. About 3.2% of families and 5.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.4% of those under age 18 and 5.3% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register of Historic Places". WEEKLY LIST OF ACTIONS TAKEN ON PROPERTIES: 5/02/11 THROUGH 5/06/11. National Park Service. 2011-05-13. 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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