Wales Center, NY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 2,960. Estimated population in July 2005: 2,924 (-1.2% change)
Males: 1,466 (49.5%), Females: 1,494 (50.5%)

Median resident age: 39.4 years
Median household income: $51,486 (year 2000)
Median house value: $117,500 (year 2000)

Races in Wales:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.1%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)

 

Ancestries: German (44.1%), Polish (18.5%), Irish (14.6%), English (11.8%), Italian (11.5%), French (3.6%).

Population

For population 25 years and over in Wales

  • High school or higher: 90.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 22.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wales town

  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 61.4%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

2.2% Foreign born (1.1% Europe, 0.7% Latin America).