Canaan in Columbia county, New York


Welcome to Canaan

Located in Columbia county, New York, Canaan is a wonderful place to live.

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Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.94 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 46.2
Household Size (people) 2.35
Households w/ Children 24.85 %
Annual Residential Turnover 0.00 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $897
One Bedroom $917
Two Bedroom $1,191
Three Bedroom $1,503
Four Bedroom $1,753


The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 1,694
Households: 668
Median Age: 47.19

Employment & Finance

Income by dollar range (Median: $74,737)

Climate & Weather

The temperature chart displays average high and low temperatures (degrees Fahrenheit) for the months of January and July.

The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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Public Elementary

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Public Middle


Grades: 7-12
13640 ROUTE 22
CANAAN, NY 12029

Public High

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Commuting to and from Canaan

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