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Colton is a town in Saint Lawrence County, in the Ogdensburg-Massena metro area.
The community was named for Jesse Colton Higley, settler
The latitude of Colton is 44.553N. The longitude is -74.94W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,496 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,453.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Colton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Saint Lawrence 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 13687 ZIP code.
7% of Colton residents report German ancestry, and 24% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Colton ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Colton was $20,528, compared with $21,587 nationally.
26% of Colton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Colton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $355. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $778.
Libraries in Colton include Hepburn Library ... View libraries
Saint Lawrence County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Colton political report.
The average commute time for Colton workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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