Fort Drum Information

Fort Drum Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Fort Drum, NY

General Fort Drum Information

State: New York

County: Jefferson County

Close cities: Great Bend, NY, Felts Mills, NY, Herrings, NY, Black River, NY, Calcium, NY, Copenhagen, NY, Philadelphia, NY, Deferiet, NY, Evans Mills, NY, West Carthage, NY, Watertown, NY, Carthage, NY

Fort Drum Population (census data)
Total 12,468
Male 8,121 (65.1%)
Female 4,347 (34.9%)

Population Density: 493 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 86.6 (US Avg is 100)

Fort Drum Elevation: 144 feet above sea level

Land Area: 25.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $39,029

Zip Codes: 13602, and 13603.

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Fort Drum Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (60.4%)
  • Black (19.8%)
  • Hispanic (13.3%)
  • Other race (7.6%)
  • Two or more races (4.5%)
  • American Indian (1.8%)
  • Filipino (1.0%)
  • Korean (0.8%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (15.4%)
  • Irish (11.1%)
  • Italian (7.2%)
  • English (5.3%)
  • United States (4.5%)
  • French (3.6%)
Foriegn Born: 1,040 people (8.3%)
  • Latin America (52.1%)
  • Europe (26.0%)
  • Asia (21.9%)

Local Fort Drum Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Mets, New York Yankees
NBA Basketball: New York Knicks,
NHL Hockey: Buffalo Sabres, New York Islanders, New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils

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