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Peekskill, Profile


Peekskill, , population 24,746, is located about 24.8 miles from Yonkers and 25.7 miles from Stamford.

Through the 90's Peekskill's population has grown by about 15%. It is estimated that in the first 5 years of the past decade the population of Peekskill has grown by about 7%. Since 2005 Peekskill's population has grown by about 3%.

Peekskill's property crime levels tend to be lower than 's average level. The same data shows violent crime levels in Peekskill tend to be lower than 's average level.

Population Statistics

Gender

Population by Gender
Males 49%
Females 51%
As % of Population
   

Race

Population by Race
White57%
African American26%
Native American0%
Asian2%
Hawaiian0%
Other/Mixed15%
As % of Population
       

Age


Median Age
Population9.99
Males9.99
Females9.99
Vs. State Median Age
  
  
  
Males by AgeFemales by Age
Under 209.99%Under 20: 9.99%
20 to 409.99%20 to 40: 9.99%
40 to 609.99%40 to 60: 9.99%
Over 606.00%Over 60: 9.00%
Age Distribution
       
       
       
       

Size


Population by YearChange Rate
200022,441N/A
200122,9232.15%
200223,1891.16%
200323,5671.63%
200423,8321.12%
200524,1161.19%
200624,3951.16%
200724,380-0.06%
200824,365-0.06%
200924,7461.56%
Vs. State Change Rate
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    

Economics


Household Income
Median$47,177
Vs. State Median Income
    

Law Enforcement Statistics

Violent Crime Reports


Rate Per 100K People
2001267
2002N/A
2003298
2004226
2005N/A
2006278
2007297
2008218
2009138
2010121
Vs. State Violent Crime Rate
    
 
    
    
 
    
    
    
    
    
Year Murder, Man-Slaughter Forcible Rape Robbery Aggravated Assault
2001 172329
2002 ----
2003 112839
2004 131831
2005 ----
2006 022342
2007 013340
2008 402426
2009 021220
2010 11622

Property Crime Reports


Rate Per 100K People
20011,548
2002N/A
20031,177
20041,154
2005N/A
2006801
2007867
2008931
2009911
2010939
Vs. State Property Crime Rate
    
 
    
    
 
    
    
    
    
    
Year Burglary Larceny, Theft Motor Vehicle Theft
2001 49 282 17
2002 - - -
2003 49 199 24
2004 46 207 18
2005 - - -
2006 39 143 11
2007 36 166 14
2008 28 191 12
2009 43 177 5
2010 57 172 3

Location

Elevation70 feet above sea level
Land Area4.3 Square Miles
Water Area1.2 Square Miles



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