Latitude: 44.6631

Longitude: -73.565

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Schuyler Falls, New York

The images and pictures further below illustrate facts related to Schuyler Falls, New York. Schuyler Falls is a town in Clinton County, New York, United States. The population was 5,181 at the 2010 census. The Town of Schuyler Falls was named after Peter Schuyler who bought the mill on the Salmon River from Zephaniah Platt.

The Town of Schuyler Falls is in the south-central part of the county and is southwest of the City of Plattsburgh.

History

The area was first settled around 1794 by Ezra Turner, who settled near the Salmon River, and built the first saw mill in 1801.

The town was formed from the Town of Plattsburgh in 1848.

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Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of, of which, of it is land and of it (0.87%) is water.

The Saranac River forms the north town line with the Town of Plattsburgh on the opposite shore. The Salmon River is ~1 mile from the south town line with the Town of Peru.

New York State Route 22B is a north-south highway in the town, beginning east-west in the hamlet of Morrisonville.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 5,128 people, 1,866 households, and 1,416 families residing in the town. The population density was 140.5 people per square mile (54.3/km²). There were 2,001 housing units at an average density of 54.8 per square mile (21.2/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 97.15% White, 1.09% African American, 0.31% Native American, 0.37% Asian, 0.23% from other races, and 0.84% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.84% of the population.

There were 1,866 households out of which 38.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.5% were married couples living together, 10.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.1% were non-families. 16.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.71 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the town the population was spread out with 28.2% under the age of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 30.9% from 25 to 44, 24.6% from 45 to 64, and 8.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 101.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.3 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $41,691, and the median income for a family was $45,262. Males had a median income of $33,242 versus $23,638 for females. The per capita income for the town was $18,294. About 7.4% of families and 9.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 14.7% of those under age 18 and 1.0% of those age 65 or over.

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Morrisonville, New York (3.29 km)

Morrisonville is a hamlet (and census-designated place) in Clinton County, New York, United States. The population was 1,545 at the 2010 census. Morrisonville is divided between the Towns of Plattsburgh and Schuyler Falls by the Saranac River, which defines the town lines between the two towns. The community is west of the City of Plattsburgh. Geography Morrisonville is located at (44.690778, -73.550775). According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of, of which, of it is land and of it (3.36%) is water. New York State Route 22B passes through the village.

Clinton County Airport (4.21 km)

Clinton County Airport is a former county-owned public-use airport in Clinton County, New York, United States. It is located west of the central business district of the city of Plattsburgh. It served Plattsburgh and the western side of Lake Champlain. Clinton County transitioned to using the nearby Plattsburgh International Airport as the primary airport for the region on June 18, 2007, and Clinton County Airport is now officially closed to itinerant aircraft, though it's still used for paradrops, and a few aircraft are still based there.

Plattsburgh West, New York (5.32 km)

Plattsburgh West is a census-designated place and region of the Town of Plattsburgh in Clinton County, New York, United States. The population was 1,364 at the 2010 census. This region lies to the west of the City of Plattsburgh, New York. Geography Plattsburgh West is located at (44.680513, -73.502626). According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of, of which, of it is land and of it (4.89%) is water. Demographics In the census of 2000, there were 1,289 people, 499 households, and 349 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 733.

WIRY (7.87 km)

WIRY is an AM radio station licensed to Plattsburgh, New York. The locally owned and operated radio station broadcasts at 1340 kHz in C-QUAM AM stereo with a full-service variety format. WIRY is primarily music-formatted, featuring an eclectic variety of formats. The station describes its format as "a careful music rotation of New Country, Adult Contemporary and enough Oldies sprinkled in." The station switches to a classic country format between 2 am and 4 am (and on its Web site during events that it is not permitted to stream online) and plays a full-time oldies format on weekends.

Plattsburgh Air Force Base (7.94 km)

Plattsburgh Air Force Base is a former United States Air Force Strategic Air Command (SAC) base covering 3,447 acres (13.7 km²) in the extreme northeast corner of New York, 20 miles (32 km) south of the Canadian border. It is located on the western shore of Lake Champlain opposite Burlington, Vermont, in the city of Plattsburgh, New York. The base closed on 25 September 1995, pursuant to the Defense Base Realignment and Closure Act of 1990 (10 U.S.C. Sec. 2687 note) and the recommendations of the Defense Base Realignment and Closure Commission.

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