Beacon, NY Real Estate
Beacon, New York is located in Dutchess County. Nearby cities and towns include Newburgh, Balmville, New Windsor, Fishkill, Cornwall-on-Hudson, Gardnertown, Nelsonville, Merritt Park, Vails Gate, Firthcliffe, Brinckerhoff, Cold Spring, Marlboro, Wappingers Falls, Orange Lake, Myers Corner, Beaver Dam Lake, Salisbury Mills, Plattekill, Highland Falls, Hopewell Junction, Crown Heights, West Point, Milton, Spackenkill, Washingtonville, Red Oaks Mill, Fort Montgomery, Hillside Lake, Mountain Lodge Park, Walden, Titusville, Wallkill, Maybrook, Poughkeepsie, Arlington, Clintondale, Woodbury, Montgomery, Shrub Oak, Freedom Plains, Lake Mohegan, South Blooming Grove, Highland, Mahopac, Peekskill, Gardiner, Jefferson Valley-Yorktown, Kiryas Joel, Carmel Hamlet, Lake Carmel, Fairview, Crompond, Harriman, Buchanan, Shenorock, Lincolndale, Monroe, Verplanck, Heritage Hills, Montrose, Watchtower, New Paltz, Pleasant Valley, Haviland, Pine Bush, Crugers, Walton Park, Yorktown Heights, Chester, Stony Point, Hyde Park, Brewster Hill, Pawling, Brewster, Goshen, West Haverstraw, Thiells, Croton-on-Hudson, Scotchtown, Golden's Bridge, Haverstraw, Putnam Lake, Mount Ivy, Peach Lake, Pomona, Katonah, Mechanicstown, Rifton, Salt Point, Bedford Hills, Tillson, Walker Valley, Florida, Washington Heights, High Falls, Millbrook, Middletown, Ossining, Mount Kisco, New City, Staatsburg, Tuxedo Park, Accord, Congers, Ellenville, Rosendale Hamlet, Wesley Hills, Cragsmoor, and New Hempstead. Beacon is a suburban community with a population of 15,504. The median household income is $62,421. In Beacon, 39% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 32% of the households. Half the population of Beacon commutes 28 minutes or less to work, with 66% of residents holding white collar jobs and 34% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Beacon, NY is 49 years, with 52% of those homes owned, 42% rented, and 7% not occupied. In the previous year, 61 Beacon properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Beacon in the previous year was $186,648.