Cold Brook, New York

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Cold Brook, New York
Village
Signage entering Cold Brook via Herkimer County Route 224, approaching New York State Route 8.
Signage entering Cold Brook via Herkimer County Route 224, approaching New York State Route 8.
Cold Brook, New York is located in New York
Cold Brook, New York
Cold Brook, New York
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 43°14′27″N 75°2′21″W / 43.24083°N 75.03917°W / 43.24083; -75.03917Coordinates: 43°14′27″N 75°2′21″W / 43.24083°N 75.03917°W / 43.24083; -75.03917
Country United States
State New York
County Herkimer
Area
 • Total 0.4 sq mi (1.1 km2)
 • Land 0.4 sq mi (1.1 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 945 ft (288 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 329
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 320
 • Density 820/sq mi (300/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 13324
Area code(s) 315
FIPS code 36-16815
GNIS feature ID 0947025

Cold Brook is a village in Herkimer County, New York, United States. The population was 329 at the 2010 census. The village is named after a stream passing through the village.

The Village of Cold Brook is located in the south part of the Town of Russia and is northeast of Utica.

History[edit]

The water power of Cold Brook encouraged settlers, who arrived after 1800. The 1857 Cold Brook Feed Mill was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.[2]

Geography[edit]

Cold Brook is located at 43°14′27″N 75°2′21″W / 43.24083°N 75.03917°W / 43.24083; -75.03917 (43.240968, -75.039221).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2), all of it land.

The main street of Cold Brook is New York State Route 8. The village is on sloping terrain with occasionally steep roadways.

Cold Brook is located on NY-8 east of the Village of Poland.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 358
1920 261 −27.1%
1930 288 10.3%
1940 271 −5.9%
1950 342 26.2%
1960 372 8.8%
1970 413 11.0%
1980 402 −2.7%
1990 310 −22.9%
2000 336 8.4%
2010 329 −2.1%
Est. 2016 320 [1] −2.7%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 336 people, 123 households, and 93 families residing in the village. The population density was 761.2 people per square mile (294.8/km²). There were 133 housing units at an average density of 301.3 per square mile (116.7/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 99.70% White and 0.30% Asian.

There were 123 households out of which 39.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.3% were married couples living together, 14.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.6% were non-families. 19.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.73 and the average family size was 3.12.

In the village, the population was spread out with 31.5% under the age of 18, 7.1% from 18 to 24, 25.6% from 25 to 44, 22.0% from 45 to 64, and 13.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 107.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.8 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $30,455, and the median income for a family was $33,333. Males had a median income of $22,500 versus $18,542 for females. The per capita income for the village was $13,674. About 12.0% of families and 10.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.2% of those under age 18 and 8.6% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  2. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  5. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.