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Milton is a town in Saratoga County, in the Albany metro area.
The community was named after the poet, John Milton
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Milton. For links to other places called Milton, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Milton is 43.033N. The longitude is -73.853W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 387 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 17,103.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Milton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Saratoga County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Albany area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 12863 ZIP code.
15% of Milton residents report German ancestry, and 20% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Milton ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Milton was $20,443, compared with $21,587 nationally.
23% of Milton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Milton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $466. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,172.
Libraries in Milton include Ballston Spa Public Library, Sarah Hull Hallock Free Library ... View libraries
Saratoga County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Milton political report.
The average commute time for Milton workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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