Dutchess County, New York 

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Population

295,685

-0.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$72,471

Median Home Price

$277,400

United States / New York / No Metro Area / Dutchess County / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Dutchess County, New York

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Dutchess, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Arts and culture
Economic center
Education
Cons
Cost of living and housing
Crowded lifestyle
Weak future job growth
 $400,000 
27 Marion Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1764 SqFt
 $279,900 
19 Hampshire Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 984 SqFt
 $650,000 
48 Fenton Way
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2848 SqFt

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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: New York
County: Dutchess County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Poughkeepsie town, Poughkeepsie, 43 total
Zip Codes: 12603, 12601, 12590, 12533, 12508, 12524, 12538, 12569, 12571, 12572, 34 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Dutchess County is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dutchess County jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Dutchess County's cost of living is 14.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Dutchess County's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Dutchess county voted Democratic in the three most recent Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Dutchess County's population is 295,685 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 32.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Dutchess County is $277,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Dutchess County public schools spend $20,338 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.9 students per teacher in Dutchess County. More Education



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Housing Market in Dutchess

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ZIP CODES IN DUTCHESS COUNTY, NEW YORK
12603, 12601, 12590, 12533, 12508, 12524, 12538, 12569, 12571, 12572, 34 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN DUTCHESS
$400,000
27 Marion Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$279,900
19 Hampshire Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$650,000
48 Fenton Way
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$1,160,000
18 Altamont Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$135,000
11 N Gilmore Blvd
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$800,000
202 Fishkill Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$499,000
71 Saddle Ridge Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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