Lowville, NY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 4,548. Estimated population in July 2005: 4,412 (-3.0% change)
Males: 2,121 (46.6%), Females: 2,427 (53.4%)

Lewis County

Zip code: 13367

Median resident age: 39.6 years
Median household income: $32,396 (year 2000)
Median house value: $68,000 (year 2000)

Races in Lowville:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • Black (0.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
  • Other race (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (36.3%), Irish (18.8%), English (14.6%), French (14.0%), Polish (5.0%), United States (4.9%).

Land area: 1.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Lowville

  • High school or higher: 82.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 17.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 14.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lowville town

  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 12.7%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

1.2% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Lowville:

  • LEWIS COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL (7785 NORTH STATE ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Lowville:

  • CARTHAGE AREA HOSPITAL (about 17 miles; CARTHAGE, NY)
  • SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER (about 33 miles; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • E J NOBLE-GOUVERNEUR (about 37 miles; GOUVERNEUR, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Lowville:

  • WHEELER-SACK AAF (about 25 miles; FORT DRUM, NY; ID: GTB)
  • WATERTOWN INTERNATIONAL (about 40 miles; WATERTOWN, NY; ID: ART)
  • ONEIDA COUNTY (about 46 miles; UTICA, NY; ID: UCA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Lowville:

  • BECKS GROVE (about 38 miles; ROME, NY; ID: K16)
  • GRIFFISS AIRPARK (about 39 miles; ROME, NY; ID: RME)
  • HENDRICKS FIELD (about 41 miles; GOUVERNEUR, NY; ID: 1K0)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lowville:

  • JEFFERSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 33 miles; WATERTOWN, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,454)
  • MOHAWK VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE-UTICA BRANCH (about 52 miles; UTICA, NY; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • CLARKSON UNIVERSITY (about 57 miles; POTSDAM, NY; FT enrollment: 2,832)
  • ST LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY (about 60 miles; CANTON, NY; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • SUNY COLLEGE OF AGRIC AND TECHN AT MORRISVILLE (about 61 miles; MORRISVILLE, NY; FT enrollment: 2,790)
  • HERKIMER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 63 miles; HERKIMER, NY; FT enrollment: 2,141)
  • LE MOYNE COLLEGE (about 66 miles; SYRACUSE, NY; FT enrollment: 2,517)

Schools

Public high school in Lowville:

  • LOWVILLE HS (Students: 449; Location: 7668 STATE ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Lowville:

  • LOWVILLE ES (Students: 629; Location: 7668 STATE ST; Grades: KG – 05)
  • LOWVILLE MS (Students: 318; Location: 7668 STATE ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
Private primary/middle schools in Lowville:

  • ST PETERS SCHOOL (Students: 72; Location: 5439 SHADY AVE; Grades: 1 – 6)
  • HOPE MENNONITE SCHOOL (Students: 16; Location: ROUTE 1 BOX 211; Grades: 1 – 10)

Libraries

Library in Lowville:

  • LOWVILLE FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $73,194; Location: 5387 DAYAN STREET; 13,985 books; 575 audio materials; 589 video materials; 59 serial subscriptions)