Lake Carmel, New York


Lake Carmel, New York

Infobox Settlement
official_name = Lake Carmel, New York
settlement_type = CDP
nickname =
motto =



imagesize =
image_caption =


image_

|pushpin_

pushpin_label_position =
pushpin_map_caption =Location within the state of New York
pushpin_mapsize =


mapsize =
map_caption =


mapsize1 =
map_caption1 =

subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_name = United States
subdivision_type1 = State
subdivision_name1 = New York
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name2 = Putnam
government_footnotes =
government_type =
leader_title =
leader_name =
leader_title1 =
leader_name1 =
established_title =
established_date =

unit_pref = Imperial
area_footnotes =
area_magnitude =
area_total_km2 = 14.3
area_land_km2 = 13.4
area_water_km2 = 0.9
area_total_sq_mi = 5.5
area_land_sq_mi = 5.2
area_water_sq_mi = 0.3

population_as_of = 2000
population_footnotes =
population_total = 8663
population_density_km2 = 647.9
population_density_sq_mi = 1678.0

timezone = Eastern (EST)
utc_offset = -5
timezone_DST = EDT
utc_offset_DST = -4
elevation_footnotes =
elevation_m = 244
elevation_ft = 801
latd = 41 |latm = 27 |lats = 37 |latNS = N
longd = 73 |longm = 39 |longs = 42 |longEW = W

postal_code_type = ZIP code
postal_code = 10512
area_code = 845
blank_name = FIPS code
blank_info = 36-40398
blank1_name = GNIS feature ID
blank1_info = 0954900
website =
footnotes =

Lake Carmel is a hamlet (and census-designated place) located in the Town of Kent in Putnam County, New York. As of the 2000 census, the population was 8,663.

The home of most of the Town of Kent's population, Lake Carmel is centered on the eponymous artificial lake, in the southeast corner of the township and just north of Carmel. Lake Carmel was developed in the 1920s and thereafter by the Smadbeck brothers, who excavated and dammed a swamp and sold lots through the now-defunct "New York Daily Mirror". Lake Carmel is the seat of a volunteer fire district, Lake Carmel Fire Department, covering the eastern half of the township, and of the Kent town government.

Geography

The community is west of Interstate 84. Exit 18.

Lake Carmel is located at coor dms|41|27|37|N|73|39|42|W|city (41.460268, -73.661663)GR|1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the community has a total area of 5.5 square miles (14.3 km²), of which, 5.2 square miles (13.4 km²) of it is land and 0.3 square miles (0.9 km²) of it (6.35%) is water.

Lake Carmel mail can be addressed to Carmel or Kent Lakes as well as Lake Carmel.

Demographics

As of the censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 8,663 people, 3,019 households, and 2,351 families residing in the region. The population density was 1,678.0 per square mile (648.2/km²). There were 3,167 housing units at an average density of 613.4/sq mi (237.0/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 93.96% White, 1.50% African American, 0.17% Native American, 0.84% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 1.93% from other races, and 1.57% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.22% of the population.

There were 3,019 households out of which 38.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.7% were married couples living together, 10.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.1% were non-families. 17.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.87 and the average family size was 3.25.

In the community the population was spread out with 27.0% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 33.1% from 25 to 44, 24.5% from 45 to 64, and 8.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 98.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.9 males.

The median income for a household in the area was $70,678, and the median income for a family was $76,514. Males had a median income of $49,615 versus $37,292 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $27,253. About 3.9% of families and 3.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.2% of those under age 18 and 6.9% of those age 65 or over.

References

External links


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Lake Carmel (New York) — Infobox lake lake name = Lake Carmel image lake = Lake Carmel, New York.jpg caption lake = Lake from the junction of NY 52 and 311 image bathymetry = caption bathymetry= location = Lake Carmel, New York coords =… …   Wikipedia

  • Carmel, New York — Infobox Settlement official name = Carmel, New York native name = settlement type = Town nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image image shield = mapsize = 250x200px map caption = mapsize1 = map caption1 = subdivision type = Country… …   Wikipedia

  • Carmel High School (Carmel, New York) — For schools of the same name, see Carmel High School .Carmel High School is a public high school in Carmel, New York. It currently serves grades 9 12.It is the only high school of the [http://www.ccsd.k12.ny.us/ Carmel Central School District]… …   Wikipedia

  • Carmel (New York) — 41° 23′ 06″ N 73° 43′ 46″ W / 41.385, 73.7294 La ville de Carmel …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Town of Carmel, New York Police Department — Infobox Law enforcement agency agencyname = Town of Carmel Police Department nativename = nativenamea = nativenamer = commonname = Carmel Police Department abbreviation = CPD patch = Cpdpatch.jpg formed = 1940 employees = 43 country = divtype =… …   Wikipedia

  • Carmel Hamlet, New York — Geobox|Settlement name = Carmel native name = other name = category = Hamlet etymology = official name = motto = nickname = image caption = Downtown, looking east on NY 52 country = USA state = New York region = Hudson Valley region type =… …   Wikipedia

  • New City (New York) — La ville de New City est le siège du comté de Rockland, situé dans l État de New York, aux États Unis. v · Les villes sièges de comtés de l’État de New York Albany · Albion · Auburn …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lake Carmel — Lugar designado por el censo de los Estados Unidos Cruzando el Lago Carmel …   Wikipedia Español

  • New York locations by per capita income — New York is the sixth richest state in the United States of America, with a per capita income of $40,272.29 (2004). [1] New York counties ranked by per capita income There are sixty two counties located in New York, six of which are in the 100… …   Wikipedia

  • New York and Putnam Railroad — Locale north from New York, NY Dates of operation 1881–1980 Track gauge 4 ft 8 1⁄2 in (1,435 mm) (standard gauge) …   Wikipedia