Rifton, New York 

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Population

298

-50.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$52,868

Median Home Price

$356,300

Best Places to Live in Rifton, New York

Small town - Hudson River Valley 60 miles south of Albany. August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Rifton, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Historic interest
-Educated population
-Attractive setting
Cons
-Economic cycles
-Entertainment
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Rifton
 $399,000 
12 Church Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2449 SqFt
 $198,500 
10 Maple St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1288 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Kingston Metro Area

Kingston is a pleasant but nondescript town in the Hudson River Valley south of Albany and 100 miles north of New York City. As the first capital of New York, the town contains some sites of historic interest enhanced by the nearby mansions of 19th-century tycoons such as the Vanderbilt family. The setting is attractive and nearby Catskill Mountains ski areas and the Ashokan Reservoir provide some recreation,


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: New York
County: Ulster County
Metro Area: Kingston Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Rifton
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 295 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Rifton is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rifton jobs have increased by 1.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rifton's cost of living is 22.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Rifton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Rifton, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Ulster county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Rifton's population is 298 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 50.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Rifton is $356,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Rifton public schools spend $23,002 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.3 students per teacher in Rifton. More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN RIFTON
$399,000
12 Church Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$198,500
10 Maple St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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