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Blooming Grove is a town in Orange County, in the Poughkeepsie-Newburgh metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Blooming Grove. For links to other places called Blooming Grove, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Blooming Grove is 41.394N. The longitude is -74.182W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 374 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 17,351.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Blooming Grove demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Orange 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 12577 ZIP code.
14% of Blooming Grove residents report German ancestry, and 24% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Blooming Grove ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Blooming Grove was $25,097, compared with $21,587 nationally.
26% of Blooming Grove residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Blooming Grove, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $673. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,474.
Orange County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Blooming Grove political report.
The average commute time for Blooming Grove workers is 41 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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