Copake, NY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 3,278. Estimated population in July 2005: 3,348 (+2.1% change)
Males: 1,677 (51.2%), Females: 1,601 (48.8%)

Columbia County

Zip code: 12516

Median resident age: 41.7 years
Median household income: $42,261 (year 2000)
Median house value: $106,700 (year 2000)

Races in Copake:

  • White Non-Hispanic (94.8%)
  • Hispanic (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Black (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.6%)

Ancestries: Irish (21.0%), German (20.2%), Italian (15.2%), English (10.2%), Dutch (6.0%), United States (5.5%).

Elevation: 550 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Copake

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 20.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Copake town

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

4.0% Foreign born (2.1% Europe, 1.3% North America, 0.5% Latin America).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Copake:

  • FAIRVIEW HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA)
  • SHARON HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; SHARON, CT)
  • COLUMBIA GREENE MEDICAL CENTER INC (about 26 miles; CATSKILL, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Copake:

  • DUTCHESS COUNTY (about 41 miles; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; ID: POU)
  • ALBANY INTL (about 47 miles; ALBANY, NY; ID: ALB)
  • DANBURY MUNI (about 51 miles; DANBURY, CT; ID: DXR)
Other public-use airports nearest to Copake:

  • GREAT BARRINGTON (about 12 miles; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; ID: GBR)
  • GREEN ACRES (about 14 miles; LIVINGSTON, NY; ID: 1A1)
  • COLUMBIA COUNTY (about 17 miles; HUDSON, NY; ID: 1B1)
Amtrak station near Copake:

  • 20 miles: HUDSON (69 S. FRONT ST.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Copake:

  • VASSAR COLLEGE (about 28 miles; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,374)
  • CULINARY INSTITUTE OF AMERICA (about 33 miles; HYDE PARK, NY; FT enrollment: 2,028)
  • MARIST COLLEGE (about 38 miles; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; FT enrollment: 4,646)
  • DUTCHESS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 38 miles; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; FT enrollment: 4,112)
  • RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE (about 44 miles; TROY, NY; FT enrollment: 7,150)
  • HUDSON VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 44 miles; TROY, NY; FT enrollment: 6,337)
  • EXCELSIOR COLLEGE (about 44 miles; ALBANY, NY; FT enrollment: 7,096)