Land area: 24.8 sq. mi. Water area: 1.7 sq.mi. Founded: 1788 Population in 2010: 8,808 Population density: 355 people per square mile. County seat: Kingston Colleges and Universities: Vassar College, Marist College, Dutchess Community College, Culinary Institute of America, Mount Saint Mary College, State University of New York at New Paltz, United States Military Academy
Marlborough is a town in Ulster County, New York, United States. The population was 8,808 at the 2010 census. The town was named after the Duke of Marlborough. The Town of Marlborough is in the southeast part of the county. U.S. Route 9W passes through the eastern part of the town. US Route 44 and NY 55 cross the northwest corner of the town. A land grant (patent) of this territory was made to Captain John Evans of the Royal Navy in 1694, and one of his first settlers arrived in 1697.The region was part of the Newburgh Precinct and was set apart in 1772. The Town of Marlborough was formed in 1788 during a period of town formation in the county. Part of the town was used to create the Town of Plattekill in 1800.
There are n/a airports and n/a Amtrak train stations within 30 miles of the Marlboro city center. The average travel time to work in Marlboro is 27% higher than the national average. The number of people who take public transportation in Marlboro is 44% lower than the national average. The number of people who carpool to work in Marlboro is 25% lower than the national average. The number of people who work from home in Marlboro is 45% lower than the national average.
94.48% White 2.82% African American 0.19% Native American 0.33% Asian 0.01% Pacific Islander 0.84% from other races 1.33% from two or more races Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.98% of the population.
Median resident age: 41.3 years New York median age: 40.7 years
Average household size:
Marbletown: 2.6 people New York: 2.6 people
Estimated median household income in 2013:
Marbletown: $68,367 (it was $49,788 in 2000) New York: $57,369
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013:
Marbletown: $281,796 (it was $143,800 in 2000) New York: $277,600
Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 71.9. This is about average. Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center. Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center. Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.19. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center. Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0182. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.9 miles away from the city center.
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here: 4.8% New York: 4.8%
The overall crime rate in Marlboro is 65% lower than the national average. For every 100,000 people, there are 2.88 daily crimes that occur in Marlboro. Marlboro is safer than 79% of the cities in the United States. In Marlboro you have a 1 in 96 chance of becoming a victim of any crime. The number of total year over year crimes in Marlboro has decreased by 3%.