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Plattekill is a town in Ulster County, in the Kingston metro area.
The community name derives from Dutch for "flat water"
The latitude of Plattekill is 41.642N. The longitude is -74.069W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 679 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 9,892.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Plattekill demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Ulster County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 12548 ZIP code.
14% of Plattekill residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Plattekill ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Plattekill was $18,651, compared with $21,587 nationally.
16% of Plattekill residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Plattekill, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $553. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,234.
Ulster County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Plattekill political report.
The average commute time for Plattekill workers is 31 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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