Walton Park, New York

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Walton Park, New York
CDP
Walton Park, New York is located in New York
Walton Park, New York
Walton Park, New York
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 41°18′43″N 74°13′26″W / 41.31194°N 74.22389°W / 41.31194; -74.22389Coordinates: 41°18′43″N 74°13′26″W / 41.31194°N 74.22389°W / 41.31194; -74.22389
Country United States
State New York
County Orange
Area
 • Total 2.7 sq mi (6.9 km2)
 • Land 2.4 sq mi (6.1 km2)
 • Water 0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Elevation 843 ft (257 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,669
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 36-78063[1]
GNIS feature ID 0968741[2]

Walton Park is a census-designated place (CDP) in Orange County, New York, United States. As of the 2010 census, the CDP had a total population of 2,669.

Walton Park is on the town line separating the towns of Chester and Monroe. Street addresses within Walton Park are usually assigned to Monroe, not Chester.

Geography[edit]

Walton Park is located at 41°18′43″N 74°13′26″W / 41.31194°N 74.22389°W / 41.31194; -74.22389 (41.311849, -74.223838).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.7 square miles (7.0 km2), of which, 2.4 square miles (6.2 km2) of it is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) of it is water. The total area is 11.57% water.

The community is on the west side of Walton Lake.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 2,330 people, 776 households, and 637 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 983.0 per square mile (379.6/km²). There were 871 housing units at an average density of 367.5/sq mi (141.9/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 94.08% White American, 1.03% African American, 0.90% Native American, 1.29% Asian, 0.17% Pacific Islander, 1.55% from other races, and 0.99% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.04% of the population.

There were 776 households out of which 45.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 72.6% were married couples living together, 6.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 17.9% were non-families. 14.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.6% had someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.00 and the average family size was 3.35.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 30.1% under the age of 18, 5.3% from 18 to 24, 30.7% from 25 to 44, 25.6% from 45 to 64, and 8.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 100.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.6 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $70,938, and the median income for a family was $81,139. Males had a median income of $54,375 versus $34,917 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $28,463. About 2.5% of families and 2.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.0% of those under the age of 18 and none of those 65 and older.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.