Amenia, NY Overview

A rural community located equidistant to the state capitol of Albany and New York City, Amenia conveniently borders the state of Connecticut and is only thirty miles from the county seat of Poughkeepsie.  Natural beauty and a capacity for country living is coupled with easy access to major urban culture, regional employment centers, and shopping centers.  In addition to its own renowned public school system, Amenia is only a half-hour drive from a number of distinguished private schools, summer stock theater, and many other attractions.  Amenia offers a country lifestyle that includes quick and easy access to urban sophistication.


Recreational amenities and facilities in this area include lush local and regional parks that encourage hiking, biking, and camping as well as winter sports.  Other attractions include sports fields and courts, equestrian activities, a golf course, nature centers, tennis courts, and country clubs.


Population Growth (since 2000) 10%
Population Density (ppl / mile) 104.00
Household Size (ppl) 2.371
Households w/ Children 22%

Housing Stability

Annual Residential Turnover 0%
5+ Years in Residency 29%
Median Year in Residency 2.56

Housing Inventory

Amenia, NY Housing Inventory 1,174 295 590 1,174 295

Market Overview

79 listings with an estimated median price of $360,000

Price Count
$100K - 200K 5
$200K - 300K 32
$300K - 400K 7
$400K - 500K 1
$500K - 600K 4
$600K - 700K 3
$700K - 800K 3
$800K - 900K 1
$900K - 1M 2
$1M - Max 21
Property Type Count
Single Family 57
Commercial 2
Rental 7
Lots and Land 16
Multi Family 2
Farms 1

(Data as of 10/25/2020)

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Amenia, NY Population Demographics

Total: 4,491


Median Age: 45.71

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

Temperature (degrees F)

Amenia, NY Temperature

Weather Risk

Amenia, NY Weather Risk


The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Education Climate Index

Amenia, NY Education Climate Index

Highest Education Level Attained

Amenia, NY Highest Education Level Attained 361 1,051 186 334 432 324 592 361 1,051 186 334

Employment and Finance


Amenia, NY Workforce

Income by dollar range (Median Income: $60,269)

Amenia, NY Income by dollar range 56 85 39 59 39 100 121 120 115 143 212 267 169 57 124 32 13 13

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

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Smoking Ban

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The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime equals a score of 1.0, so a score of 2.0 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 0.50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

Amenia, NY Crime

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