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Mohawk is a town in Montgomery County, in the Amsterdam metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Mohawk. For links to other places called Mohawk, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Mohawk is 42.958N. The longitude is -74.394W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 318 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 3,902.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Mohawk demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Montgomery 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 12068 ZIP code.
21% of Mohawk residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Mohawk ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Mohawk was $17,896, compared with $21,587 nationally.
14% of Mohawk residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Mohawk, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $319. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $895.
Montgomery County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Mohawk political report.
The average commute time for Mohawk workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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