Wappingers Falls Information

Wappingers Falls Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Wappingers Falls, NY

General Wappingers Falls Information

State: New York

County: Dutchess County

Close cities: Glenham, NY, Clintondale, NY, Myers Corner, NY, Hopewell Junction, NY, New Windsor, NY, Castle-Point, NY, Marlboro, NY, Brinckerhoff, NY, Balmville, NY, Beacon, NY, Poughkeepsie, NY, Hughsonville, NY, Arlington, NY, Red Oaks Mill, NY, Chelsea, NY, Highland, NY, Lagrangeville, NY, Newburgh, NY, Spackenkill, NY, Vails Gate, NY, Crown Heights, NY, Milton, NY, Billings, NY, Fishkill, NY

Wappingers Falls Population (census data)
Total 5,332 (+3.2% since 2000)
Male 2,557 (48.0%)
Female 2,775 (52.0%)

Population Density: 4,675 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 143.4 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 1.14 square miles

Median Household Income: $48,740

Zip Codes: 12590.

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Wappingers Falls Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (74.3%)
  • Hispanic (15.1%)
  • Black (6.0%)
  • Other race (5.6%)
  • Two or more races (3.0%)
  • Asian Indian (1.3%)
  • Chinese (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (27.3%)
  • Irish (20.5%)
  • German (14.9%)
  • English (5.6%)
  • Polish (4.7%)
  • United States (3.7%)
Foriegn Born: 824 people (15.5%)
  • Latin America (39.5%)
  • Asia (32.1%)
  • Europe (28.4%)

Local Wappingers Falls Sports Teams

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

Wappingers Falls School Information

High Schools
Orchard View Alternative High School (167 Myers Corners Road, Wappingers Falls, NY, 12590 - Wappingers Central School District District)
Roy C. Ketcham Senior High School (99 Myers Corners Road, Wappingers Falls, NY, 12590 - Wappingers Central School District District)
Van Wyck Junior High School (10 Hillside Lake Road, Wappingers Falls, NY, 12590 - Wappingers Central School District District)
Wappingers Falls Junior High School (30 Maj Macdnald Way, Wappingers Falls, NY, 12590 - Wappingers Central School District District)
Elementary Schools
Fishkill Plains Elementary School (17 Lake Walton Road, Wappingers Falls, NY, 12590 - Wappingers Central School District District)
James S. Evans Elementary School (747 Old Route 9, Wappingers Falls, NY, 12590 - Wappingers Central School District District)
Sheafe Road Elementary School (287 Sheafe Road, Wappingers Falls, NY, 12590 - Wappingers Central School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Myers Corners School (156 Myers Corners Road, Wappingers Falls, NY, 12590 - Wappingers Central School District District)

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