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Long Lake is a town in Hamilton County.
The community was named for being the "longest, straightest and narrowest lake in the woods," with a length of 13 miles.
The latitude of Long Lake is 43.972N. The longitude is -74.421W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,827 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 852.
Noah John Rondeau, an erudite hermit who drew widespread media coverage in the 1940s, lived about 10 miles from here, on the Cold River.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Long Lake demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Hamilton 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 12812 ZIP code.
12% of Long Lake residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Long Lake ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Long Lake was $19,466, compared with $21,587 nationally.
25% of Long Lake residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Long Lake, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $400. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $894.
Libraries in Long Lake include Long Lake Library ... View libraries
Hamilton County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Long Lake political report.
The average commute time for Long Lake workers is 16 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Long Lake, NYPros: beautiful area; I really could go on forever.
Cons: people with lots of money trying to make it very exclusive
This is a good place to vacation, raise a family, etc.
General info: as an individual that has been coming to Long Lake for 24 plus years, it is important to get to know every in the community...Blog about Long Lake
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