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Overview
Population:31,593
Pop. Change:5%
State: New York
Metro Area: Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown Metro Area
County: Dutchess County
City:Poughkeepsie
Zip Code:12601, 12603, ... 2 total
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Poughkeepsie's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums

Interesting Facts about Poughkeepsie, New York

As of 2014, Poughkeepsie's population is 31,593 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 5.48 percent.

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The median home cost in Poughkeepsie is $178,000. Home appreciation the last year has been 2.30 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Poughkeepsie's cost of living is 11.50% Higher than the U.S. average.

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Poughkeepsie public schools spend $19,131 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 14.6 students per teacher in Poughkeepsie.

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The unemployment rate in Poughkeepsie is 5.90 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Poughkeepsie jobs have Increased by 0.79 percent.


Ranked #3 America's Best and Worst Cities for Crime (Mid-Size Metro Areas)
Ranked #37 Most Competitive Private Colleges
Ranked #78 The Most (and Least) Gender Imbalanced Cities
Ranked #83 Drought-Riskiest Cities
Ranked #97 The Most Single Cities
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Map Of Poughkeepsie

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Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

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Poughkeepsie's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes