|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fort Plain is 2,028. Fort Plain, New York is the 7,565th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Fort Plain was in 1990, when its population was 2,467. In 1990, Fort Plain was the 6,160th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,565th largest city in the US. Fort Plain is currently 17.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Fort Plain has shrunk 11.2% since the year 2000. Fort Plain, New York's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7559||Chevy Chase Village, Maryland||2,030||-0.9%|
|7560||Gate City, Virginia||2,030||-7.2%|
|7565||Fort Plain, New York||2,028||-11.2%|
|7566||Scottsville, New York||2,028||-4.5%|
|7570||Mount Sterling, Illinois||2,026||-2.5%|
The total voting age population of Fort Plain, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,356. The voting age population is 45.1% male and 54.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.3% of the residents of Fort Plain are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fort Plain are 94.5% White, 3.2% Two or more races, 0.9% Asian, 0.8% Other and 0.5% Black. Additionally, 4.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fort Plain, 24.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 44.0%. On a per-household basis, 19.3% of families are below the poverty line in Fort Plain.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.3% of Fort Plain residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.3% of Fort Plain residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.9% have a bachelor's degree and 4.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fort Plain residents aged 5 and older, 5.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fort Plain is 7.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fort Plain, 13.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fort Plain is $34,688.
In Fort Plain, 55.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.3% of housing units in Fort Plain.
Of all the housing units in Fort Plain, 57.6% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fort Plain is $790.
In Fort Plain, 83.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.