- Pattersonville-Rotterdam Junction, New York
official_name = Pattersonville-Rotterdam Junction, New York
settlement_type = CDP
pushpin_map_caption =Location within the state of New York
subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_type1 = State
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name2 = Schenectady
area_total_km2 = 3.9
area_land_km2 = 3.5
area_water_km2 = 0.4
area_total_sq_mi = 1.5
area_land_sq_mi = 1.4
area_water_sq_mi = 0.2
population_as_of = 2000
population_total = 918
population_density_km2 = 262.5
population_density_sq_mi = 680.0
timezone = Eastern (EST)
utc_offset = -5
timezone_DST = EDT
utc_offset_DST = -4
latd = 42 |latm = 52 |lats = 44 |latNS = N
longd = 74 |longm = 3 |longs = 32 |longEW = W
blank_name = FIPS code
blank_info = 36-56764
Pattersonville-Rotterdam Junction is a
census-designated place(CDP) in Schenectady County, New York, United States. The population was 918 at the 2000 census.
Pattersonville-Rotterdam Junction is located at coor dms|42|52|44|N|74|3|32|W|city (42.878941, -74.058756)GR|1.
According to the
United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.5 square miles (3.9 km²), of which, 1.4 square miles (3.5 km²) of it is land and 0.2 square miles (0.4 km²) of it (10.60%) is water.
As of the
censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 918 people, 368 households, and 260 families residing in the CDP. The population densitywas 680.0 per square mile (262.5/km²). There were 381 housing units at an average density of 282.2/sq mi (109.0/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 98.47% White, 0.33% African American, 0.44% Native American, 0.33% Asian, and 0.44% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.31% of the population.
There were 368 households out of which 29.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.3% were married couples living together, 12.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.3% were non-families. 23.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.49 and the average family size was 2.95.
In the CDP the population was spread out with 22.0% under the age of 18, 8.5% from 18 to 24, 26.7% from 25 to 44, 25.8% from 45 to 64, and 17.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 95.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.4 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $42,857, and the median income for a family was $55,547. Males had a median income of $29,000 versus $25,750 for females. The
per capita incomefor the CDP was $19,039. None of the families and 3.6% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 12.0% of those over 64.
Rotterdam Junction is the site of the
Mabee Housewhich, dating to the 17th century, is the oldest house in the Mohawk Valley. It is operated by the Schenectady County Historical Society. [http://www.mabeefarm.org] [http://www.schist.org]
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