Stony Creek, NY

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Stony Creek Profile


Overview

Stony Creek is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,936 people and just one neighborhood, Stony Creek is the 570th largest community in New York.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Stony Creek isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Stony Creek are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stony Creek is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stony Creek who work in management occupations (12.25%), healthcare suport services (10.63%), and office and administrative support (10.13%).

Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Stony Creek is a major vacation destination. Much of the town’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, Stony Creek’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Stony Creek has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Stony Creek has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Stony Creek than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Stony Creek may be for you.

In Stony Creek, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.74 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Stony Creek Demographics

The rate of college-level education in Stony Creek is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.62% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.

The per capita income in Stony Creek in 2018 was $28,122, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,488 for a family of four. However, Stony Creek contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Stony Creek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stony Creek residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Stony Creek include English, Irish, German, French, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Stony Creek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Stony Creek, NY HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 4
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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Stony Creek VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Hadley-Luzerne Junior-Senior High School
273 Lake Ave
Lake Luzerne, NY 12846
07-12
Stuart M Townsend Elementary School
27 Hyland Dr
Lake Luzerne, NY 12846
PK-06
Johnsburg Central School
165 Main St
North Creek, NY 12853
PK-12
Warrensburg Elementary School
1 James St
Warrensburg, NY 12885
PK-06
Warrensburg Junior-Senior High School
103 Schroon River Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
07-12
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

WARRENSBURG CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 52.1% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.9% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 3.3%

Educational Expenditures

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HADLEY-LUZERNE CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


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District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 48.1% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.4% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 3.3%

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