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Rifton is in Ulster County, in the Kingston metro area.
The latitude of Rifton is 41.837N. The longitude is -74.037W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 180 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 501.
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19% of Rifton residents report German ancestry, and 19% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Rifton ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Rifton was $22,015, compared with $21,587 nationally.
18% of Rifton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Rifton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $442. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $875.
Ulster County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Rifton political report.
The average commute time for Rifton workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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