Saranac Lake Information

Saranac Lake Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Saranac Lake, NY

General Saranac Lake Information

State: New York

County: Franklin County

Close cities: Lake-Clear, NY, Rainbow-Lake, NY, Wilmington, NY, Saranac, NY, Vermontville, NY, Paul-Smiths, NY, Bloomingdale, NY, Tupper Lake, NY, Saranac Lake, NY, Lake Placid, NY, Gabriels, NY

Saranac Lake Population (census data)
Total 4,829 (-3.6% since 2000)
Male 2,332 (48.3%)
Female 2,497 (51.7%)

Population Density: 1,736 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 91.7 (US Avg is 100)

Saranac Lake Elevation: 1,547 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1892

Land Area: 2.78 square miles

Median Household Income: $36,637

Zip Codes: 12983.

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Saranac Lake Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
  • Black (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (30.3%)
  • French (29.6%)
  • German (14.1%)
  • English (13.9%)
  • Italian (6.2%)
  • Scottish (5.2%)
Foriegn Born: 129 people (2.7%)
  • Europe (73.1%)
  • Latin America (15.4%)
  • North America (11.5%)

Local Saranac Lake Sports Teams

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

Saranac Lake School Information

High Schools
Saranac Lake Senior High School (79 Canaras Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY, 12983 - Saranac Lake Central School District District)
Middle Schools
Saranac Lake Middle School (79 Canaras Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY, 12983 - Saranac Lake Central School District District)
Elementary Schools
Petrova Elementary School (79 Canaras Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY, 12983 - Saranac Lake Central School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Bloomingdale School (79 Canaras Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY, 12983 - Saranac Lake Central School District District)
Lake Clear School (79 Canaras Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY, 12983 - Saranac Lake Central School District District)
Lake Colby School (79 Canaras Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY, 12983 - Saranac Lake Central School District District)

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