Poughkeepsie is located in southeast New York. Poughkeepsie is part of Dutchess County. Poughkeepsie has 5.14 square miles of land area and 0.57 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Poughkeepsie population is 32,736, which has grown 9.59% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 2.12% and is about the same as the national average rate of 9.71%. Poughkeepsie median household income is $39,528 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 34.50% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 32.93% and is higher than the national average rate of 26.32%. Poughkeepsie median house value is $229,600 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 98.79% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 98.59% and is much higher than the national average rate of 51.67%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Poughkeepsie is worse than the state average in quality. The Poughkeepsie area codes are 845, 914.
Poughkeepsie, NY Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data