Land area: 77.6 sq. mi. Water area: 1.4 sq.mi. Founded: 1826 Population in 2010: 2,670. Population density: 77 people per square mile. County seat: Monticello. Colleges and Universities: Orange County Community College, Ulster County Community College, State University of New York at New Paltz, Mount Saint Mary College,Marist College, Culinary Institute of America, Dutchess Community College
Fallsburg is a town in Sullivan County, New York, United States. The town is in the eastern part of the county. The population was 12,870 at the 2010 census.Fallsburg takes its name from a waterfall on the Neversink River and was established in 1826.The town is in the heart of a once popular predominately Jewish summer resort area known as the Catskills Borscht Belt.
There are n/a airports and n/a Amtrak train stations within 30 miles of the Fallsburg city center. The average travel time to work in Fallsburg is 6% lower than the national average. The number of people who take public transportation in Fallsburg is 79% lower than the national average. The number of people who carpool to work in Fallsburg is 6% higher than the national average. The number of people who work from home in Fallsburg is 36% higher than the national average.
75.19% White 15.56% African American 0.43% Native American 1.17% Asian 0.03% Pacific Islander 5.04% from other races 2.58% from two or more races Hispanic or Latino of any race were 14.53% of the population.
Median resident age: 37.1 years New York median age: 40.7 years
Average household size:
Fallsburg: 2.6 people New York: 2.6 people
Estimated median household income in 2013:
Fallsburg: $42,686 (it was $33,036 in 2000) New York: $57,369
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013:
Fallsburg: $149,719 (it was $80,900 in 2000) New York: $277,600 Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $222,774; Detached houses: $233,206; Townhouses or other attached units: $431,010; In 2-unit structures: $247,469; In 3-to-4- unit structures: $363,737; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $131,549; Mobile homes: $71,317
Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 48.9. This is significantly better than average. Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 22.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 25.0 miles away from the city center. Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0178. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here: 5.3% New York: 4.8%
The overall crime rate in Fallsburg is 1% higher than the national average. For every 100,000 people, there are 8.23 daily crimes that occur in Fallsburg. Fallsburg is safer than 38% of the cities in the United States. In Fallsburg you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime. The number of total year over year crimes in Fallsburg has increased by 4%.