Beacon, NY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Beacon, New York Info Snack

Population
13,723
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
8.4%
Median Home
$313,900
Median Income
$78,350
Median Rent
$1,330

Beacon SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
3

Beacon, NY Crime Report

138
Total Crimes
986.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-57.94%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Beacon
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 138 986.8 1,774.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 15 107.3 363.8 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 4.2 6.5
Robbery 2 14.3 90.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 12 85.8 240.7 279.7
Property Crime 123 879.6 1,410.7 1,958.2
Burglary 22 157.3 165.5 314.2
Larceny 96 686.5 1,143.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 5 35.8 101.7 246.0

Beacon, NY Cost Of Living

120
Beacon's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Beacon New York National Average
Overall 120 119 100
Services 124 112 100
Groceries 108 110 100
Health 117 102 100
Housing 128 144 100
Transportation 117 105 100
Utilities 132 99 100

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Rankings for Beacon in New York

Map Of Beacon, NY

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Population over time in Beacon

Year Population % Change
2020 13,723 -3.9%
2019 14,279 0.0%
2018 14,279 -0.1%
2017 14,289 -0.6%
2016 14,375 -0.4%
2015 14,437 -1.9%
2014 14,724 -4.9%
2013 15,488 -0.3%
2012 15,536 0.3%
2011 15,494 -

Race / Ethnicity in Beacon

White
59.6% (8,175)
African American
13.0% (1,779)
American Indian
0.2% (26)
Asian
2.8% (378)
Hawaiian
0.2% (30)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.4% (608)
Hispanic
19.9% (2,727)
Race Beacon NY USA
White 59.6% 55.2% 60.1%
African American 13.0% 14.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 2.8% 8.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.6% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.4% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 19.9% 19.1% 18.2%

Gender in Beacon

Female
53.2% (7,303)
Male
46.8% (6,420)
Gender Beacon NY USA
Female 53.2% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.8% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Beacon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (411)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (686)
High School / GED
25.0% (3,430)
Some College
20.0% (2,744)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,372)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (3,019)
Master's Degree
13.0% (1,783)
Professional Degree
1.0% (137)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (137)
Education Beacon NY USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Beacon, New York

Less than $10,000
2.6% (36,086)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (66,541)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.0% (96,741)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.7% (118,751)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.2% (139,994)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.6% (213,702)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.6% (103,907)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.7% (297,391)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.3% (155,349)
$200,000 or more
10.5% (143,833)
Income Beacon NY USA
Less than $10,000 2.6% 6.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 4.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.0% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.7% 7.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.2% 10.4% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.6% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.6% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.7% 16.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.3% 8.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 10.5% 11.5% 8.3%

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