Columbia County Planning/Economic Development

Commissioner, Kenneth J. Flood

401 State Street
Hudson, NY 12534
(518) 828-3375


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The Columbia County Planning Department is a member of the statewide network of New York State Data Center Affiliates. The Department maintains Census and related economic and demographic data and provides local information services to local government, business and the public.

Columbia County Quick Facts from the US Census Bureau

Columbia County Profile and SubCounty Profiles
These profiles were compiled, developed and generated by the Cornell Program on Applied Demographics

Census 2010 Summary File 1 (SF1)
The SF1 General Profile provides a 9-page overview of Columbia County showing data from the 2010 Census, which includes: age by sex, household types, relationships, and group quarters populations by type and age.

US Census Bureau American FactFinder (AFF)
American FactFinder (AFF) is a data access tool, which may be used to extract data collected by the US Census Bureau. AFF is available on the internet and includes prepackaged data and user defined data tables and maps from Census 2000, the 1990 Census of Population and Housing, the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses, the Population Estimates Program, annual economic surveys and the American Community Survey.

US Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS)
The American Community Survey (ACS) is an ongoing survey that provides annual data. For Columbia County these data are 3-year averages, and the ACS data for municipalities in Columbia County are 5-year averages.

Table DP-1. Profile of General Demographic Characteristics:2000

Table DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000

Table DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000

Table DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000