Land area: 67.3 sq mi. Water area: 0.5 sq mi . Founded: 1787. Population in 2014: Population in 2010: 2,088. Population change since 2000: -4.5% Population density: 354 people per square mile. County seat: Kingston. Colleges and Universities: Bard College, Ulster County Community College, State University of New York at New Paltz, Culinary Institute of America, Marist College, Dutchess Community College, Vassar College
Woodstock is a town in Ulster County, New York, United States. The population was 5,884 at the 2010 census, down from 6,241 at the 2000 census. Woodstock is in the northern part of the county, northwest of Kingston, and lies within the borders of the Catskill Park.According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 67.8 square miles (175.7 km2), of which 67.3 square miles (174.3 km2) is land and 0.54 square miles (1.4 km2), or 0.80%, is water. The north town line is the border of Greene County.
There are n/a airports and n/a Amtrak train stations within 30 miles of the Woodstock city center. The average travel time to work in Woodstock is 14% lower than the national average. The number of people who take public transportation in Woodstock is 12% higher than the national average. The number of people who carpool to work in Woodstock is 40% lower than the national average. The number of people who work from home in Woodstock is 784% higher than the national average.
94.25% White 1.30% Black or African American 0.21% Native American 1.57% Asian 0.02% Pacific Islander 0.79% from other races 1.87% from two or more races Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.56% of the population.
Median resident age: 60.0 years New York median age: 38.2 years
Average household size:
Woodstock: 1.9 people New York: 2.6 people
Estimated median household income in 2013:
Woodstock: $63,028 (it was $38,594 in 2000) New York: $57,369
Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments:
Woodstock: $1,109 State: $992
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013:
Woodstock: $323,989 (it was $157,500 in 2000) New York: $277,600
Air pollution in Woodstock:
Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 60.6. This is better than average. Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.314. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center. Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center. Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 11.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here: 4.8% New York: 4.8%
The overall crime rate in Woodstock is 86% lower than the national average. For every 100,000 people, there are 1.1 daily crimes that occur in Woodstock. Woodstock is safer than 93% of the cities in the United States. In Woodstock you have a 1 in 250 chance of becoming a victim of any crime. The number of total year over year crimes in Woodstock has decreased by 30%.