Living in Beacon, NY

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Beacon, New York Info Snack

Population
13,634
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
9.7%
Median Home
$278,700
Median Income
$71,193
Median Rent
$1,323

Beacon SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
3

Beacon, NY Crime Report

174
Total Crimes
1,199.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-51.58%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Beacon
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 174 1,199.2 1,731.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 24 165.4 358.6 366.7
Murder 1 6.9 2.9 5.0
Robbery 6 41.4 92.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 13 89.6 229.0 250.2
Property Crime 150 1,033.8 1,373.3 2,109.9
Burglary 15 103.4 141.9 340.5
Larceny 128 882.2 1,166.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 7 48.2 65.3 219.9

Beacon, NY Cost Of Living

123
Beacon's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Beacon New York National Average
Overall 123 117 100
Services 123 108 100
Groceries 110 108 100
Health 117 101 100
Housing 128 145 100
Transportation 124 102 100
Utilities 123 97 100

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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
2019 13,634 -4.5%
2018 14,279 0.0%
2017 14,279 -0.1%
2016 14,289 -0.6%
2015 14,375 -0.4%
2014 14,437 -1.9%
2013 14,724 -4.9%
2012 15,488 -0.3%
2011 15,536 0.3%
2010 15,494 -

Race / Ethnicity in Beacon

White
62.2% (8,483)
African American
13.2% (1,796)
American Indian
0.3% (37)
Asian
2.1% (292)
Hawaiian
0.1% (13)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.4% (467)
Hispanic
18.7% (2,546)
Race Beacon NY USA
White 62.2% 55.6% 60.7%
African American 13.2% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 8.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 18.7% 19.0% 18.0%

Gender in Beacon

Female
51.8% (7,056)
Male
48.2% (6,577)
Gender Beacon NY USA
Female 51.8% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Beacon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (272)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (681)
High School / GED
28.0% (3,817)
Some College
21.0% (2,863)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,363)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (2,590)
Master's Degree
12.0% (1,636)
Professional Degree
2.0% (272)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (136)
Education Beacon NY USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Beacon, New York

Less than $10,000
2.8% (38,369)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (92,034)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.3% (86,330)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.4% (127,551)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.1% (137,143)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (231,770)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (137,662)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.3% (263,139)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.1% (110,181)
$200,000 or more
10.2% (139,217)
Income Beacon NY USA
Less than $10,000 2.8% 6.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 4.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.3% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.4% 7.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.1% 10.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 15.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 12.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.3% 15.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.1% 8.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 10.2% 10.7% 7.7%

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