Fort Plain, New York Population 2021

2,202
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Fort Plain is a city located in Montgomery County New York. With a 2020 population of 2,202, it is the 285th largest city in New York and the 7257th largest city in the United States . Fort Plain is currently declining at a rate of -0.50% annually and its population has decreased by -5.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,322 in 2010. Fort Plain reached it's highest population of 2,333 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Fort Plain has a population density of 1,638 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fort Plain is $49,051 with a poverty rate of 24.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $790 per month, and the median house value is $61,800. The median age in Fort Plain is 42.2 years, 42.5 years for males, and 39.6 years for females.

Fort Plain Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fort Plain was:

  • White: 94.50%
  • Two or more races: 3.23%
  • Asian: 0.91%
  • Other race: 0.85%
  • Black or African American: 0.51%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fort Plain, New York is 2,202 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,235.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,322.

Fort Plain, New York Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,66894.50%
Two or More Races573.23%
Asian160.91%
Some Other Race150.85%
Black or African American90.51%
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Fort Plain Population by Race

Fort Plain Population Pyramid $2021

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Fort Plain Median Age

42.2


Total

42.5


Male

39.6


Female

Fort Plain Adults

There are 1,365 adults, (323 of whom are seniors) in Fort Plain.

Fort Plain Age Dependency

69.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Plain Sex Ratio

Female

984

55.75%

Male

781

44.25%

Fort Plain Population by Age

Fort Plain Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fort Plain Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.8%21.2%
Male62.7%37.3%
All55.7%44.3%
Non Family40.5%59.5%
Female37%63%

55.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fort Plain Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6992.5155.7
Married2602.8278.8
Non Family2421.2640.5
Female1463.6637
Male513.5762.7

2.86

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Fort Plain Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade322.56%
9th to 12th Grade13911.10%
High School Graduate47938.26%
Some College22517.97%
Associates Degree17814.22%
Bachelors Degree14211.34%
Graduate Degree574.55%
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Fort Plain Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Plain Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1711,010176
Hispanic393917
2+ Races23236
Asian10
Black99
Other Race55

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 43.59%.

Fort Plain Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,773$34,000$23,750
Less Than 9th Grade$13,672$13,672$
High School Graduate$24,000$36,875$20,066
Some College$29,474$33,068$22,917
Bachelors Degree$38,906$48,250$32,045
Graduate Degree$40,417$$41,667

$29,773

Average Earnings

$34,000

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Fort Plain Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Plain Language by Age

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Fort Plain Language

94.98% of Fort Plain residents speak only English, while 5.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.18% of the population.

Fort Plain Language

Fort Plain Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,61340024.80%
Hispanic701521.43%
Other1515100.00%
Black99100.00%
Multiple41819.51%

24.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.15%

Male Poverty Rate

26.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Plain

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Plain is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Plain is Multiple, with 19.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.39%.

Fort Plain Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.90%
Some College22.83%
High School17.95%
Bachelors or Greater7.54%

Fort Plain Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed84.85%
Female Unemployed12.50%
Female Employed10.17%
Male Employed7.10%

Fort Plain Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Plain Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,688$49,051
Families$46,354$51,687
Married Families$57,500-
Non Families$21,724$30,435
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Income by Household Type

Fort Plain Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.6%

Male Marriage Rate

34.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Plain Married by Age and Sex

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Fort Plain Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Fort Plain Marital Status by Race

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Fort Plain Marital Status

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113

Number of Veterans

108

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam52
Second Gulf War17
First Gulf War5
World War II4
Korea4

Fort Plain Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7437
55 to 6426
35 to 5424
75+18
18 to 348

Fort Plain Veterans by Age

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Fort Plain Veterans by Race

Fort Plain Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Plain Veterans by Education

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58.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Plain Employment by Age

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Fort Plain Employment by Race

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Fort Plain Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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86.74%

Born in Fort Plain

97.90%

Native Born

2.10%

Foreign Born

0.51%

Non Citizen

1.59%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.90% of Fort Plain residents were born in the United States, with 86.74% having been born in New York. 0.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Fort Plain Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,202-11-0.50%
20202,213-11-0.49%
20192,224-11-0.49%
20182,23580.36%
20172,227-5-0.22%
20162,232-20-0.89%
20152,252-10-0.44%
20142,262-7-0.31%
20132,269-16-0.70%
20122,285-16-0.70%
20112,301-32-1.37%
20102,3330.00%

Fort Plain Population by Year