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About Southwest Hoosick (Click for our profile page)

Located in: Rensselaer County (see below)

Time Zone: Southwest Hoosick lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)

Telephone Area Code: (518)

Elevation: 830 feet [252.98 m] above sea level<1>

Websites for Southwest Hoosick

Chamber of Commerce:   www.renscochamber.com/

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen the following reference point for Southwest Hoosick:

Lat:   42.873700°   (or 42°52'25" N)

Lon:   -73.402900°   (or -73°24'10" W)

USGS Topo Map:   Grafton<3>

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Southwest Hoosick

GNIS ID:   965923

FIPS State / Place Code:   36 / 69985

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Southwest Hoosick)


About Rensselaer County

The community of Troy is the County Seat for Rensselaer County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Rensselaer)

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:<4>     158,981   (0.28% decrease since 2010)  
2010     159,429   (4.52% increase since 2000)
2000:     152,538

Total Area:<5>   665 sq. miles [1,723.4 km²]   - of which 1.95% is water (12.96 sq. miles [33.6 km²])

Housing Units: <6>   71,475

Official Website:   www.rensco.com/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Rensselaer

GNIS ID:   974140

FIPS State / County Code:   36 / 083

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Southwest Hoosick)


About New York

From the US Census

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:     19,463,131   (0.44% increase since 2010)  
2010:     19,378,102   (2.12% increase since 2000)
2000:     18,976,457

Websites for State of New York

Official Website:   https://www.ny.gov/

Tourism:   https://www.iloveny.com/

Parks:   https://parks.ny.gov/

Fishing & Hunting:   www.dec.ny.gov/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of New York

GNIS ID:   1779796

FIPS State:   36

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Southwest Hoosick)

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Southwest Hoosick. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Rensselaer County: www.rensco.com/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Southwest Hoosick - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Southwest Hoosick, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.
<3>Name of the USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Southwest Hoosick.
<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2019.
<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Southwest Hoosick. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.
<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).




 

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