Poughkeepsie (zip 12601), New York 

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Population

41,773

-3.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.8%

Median Income

$41,331

Median Home Price

$223,500

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Best Places to Live in Poughkeepsie (zip 12601), New York

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the 12601 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Poughkeepsie, NY Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Arts and culture
Economic center
Education
Cons
Cost of living and housing
Crowded lifestyle
Weak future job growth

What Bert Has To Say About New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area

New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.


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Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: New York
County: Dutchess County
Metro Area: New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Poughkeepsie
Zip Codes: Poughkeepsie (zip 12601)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Poughkeepsie (zip 12601) is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Poughkeepsie (zip 12601) jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Poughkeepsie (zip 12601)'s cost of living is 4.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Poughkeepsie (zip 12601)'s Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Poughkeepsie (zip 12601)'s population is 41,773 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.7%. Learn More...

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

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Poughkeepsie (zip 12601) is Real Estate: $223,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.3%.

SCHOOLS
Poughkeepsie (zip 12601) public schools spend $22,831 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.9 students per teacher in Poughkeepsie (zip 12601). More Education



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Housing Market in Poughkeepsie

It's a good time to buy in Poughkeepsie. Home Appreciation is up 8.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Poughkeepsie is $223,500.

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Poughkeepsie, NY: Great Transportation - 3/6/2009
I love the public transportation up here. We have a MetroNorth/Amtrack station, to get into NYC, but we also have 2 bus lines to get around the Hudson Valley. It's a... Read More

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