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Retire To Kingston, NY
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Kingston, New York is one of the great places in the U.S. to live in retirement. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, water quality, medical care, cost of living, taxes, weather and other demographics.




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Kingston, New York
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Kingston, New York


Kingston Population
. 1990 2000 2010 2013 (est.)
Ulster County blank blank blank 182,493
Kingston 23,095 23,456 23,893 23,731



Kingston
Home Sales Prices
(new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2016 .$159,0652.7%
Dec $184,000 . .
Nov $193,000 . .
Oct $135,000 . .
Sep $182,000 . .
Aug $184,000 . .
Jul $159,000 . .
Jun $163,000 . .
May $157,000 . .
Apr $157,000 . .
Mar $138,000 . .
Feb $127,000 . .
Jan $163,000 . .
2015 .$154,883-4.7%
2014 .$162,4382.0%
2013 .$159,2373.7%
2012 . $153,511 -0.8%
2011 . $154,714 -8.5%
2010 . $169,038 -8.1%





Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison
(2016)
. Kingston GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $159,065 $374,000
Nearest Big City NYC-North. NJ na
Home Sales Price in NYC-North. NJ $382,000 $291,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 34% of NYC-North. NJ home prices 104%



Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison
(2016)
. Kingston GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $159,065 $374,000
Monthly Rent $1,588 $1,471
Price/Rent Index 6.7 times the annual rent 17.1



Kingston
Cost of Living (2016)
93% GPTR 99 City Average
110%



Kingston Taxes
(2016-17)
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 8.5% -- 9* 6.8% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 132 days 3* -- 113 days
* State rank of 1 pays the highest taxes



Kingston Building Permits
(single family homes)
Ulster County
2015 148
2014 161
2013 137
2012 144
2011 128
2010 154



Kingston Interactive Maps


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