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Hancock is a town in Delaware County.[NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Hancock. For links to other places called Hancock, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Hancock is 41.958N. The longitude is -75.162W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,073 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 3,449.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Hancock demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Delaware 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 13774 ZIP code.
20% of Hancock residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Hancock ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Hancock was $16,057, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Hancock residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Hancock, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $339. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $726.
Delaware County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Hancock political report.
The average commute time for Hancock workers is 28 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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