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Rhinebeck (T)

New York is a state in the northeastern United States. Majority of the population is concentrated in the southern portion around New York City. The state is often regionalized into Upstate and Downstate. New York is the home of Ellis Island, where many immigrants in the early 20th century arrived in the United States. Rhinebeck is a village located in the Town of Rhinebeck in Dutchess County, New York, USA. The population was 3,077 at the 2000 census and 8,175 according to 2005 U.S. census. The village of Rhinebeck is the principal community in the town. US Route 9 passes through the village. Its settlement began in 1686 and the village was incorporated in the year 1834.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 4.2 square kilometers. 4.2 square kilometers of it is land and is water. As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 3,077 people, 1,376 households, and 690 families residing in the village. The population density was 733.4 per square kilometers. There were 1,463 housing units at an average density of 348.7 per kilometers. The racial makeup of the village was 94.54 percent White, 1.92 percent Black or African American, 0.16 percent Native American, 1.14 percent Asian, 1.14 percent from other races, and 1.10 percent from two or more races.
Hispanic or Latino of any race was 3.96 percent of the population.

There were 1,376 households out of which 19.7 percent had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.7 percent were married couples living together, 7.5 percent had a female householder with no husband present, and 49.8 percent were non-families. 43.6 percent of all households were made up of individuals and 22.7 percent had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.00 and the average family size was 2.78. Rhinebeck is also known as the town of best geographical environment and has traced its origins back to prehistoric times. Today, one can also learn about its history, from its earliest times and can also enjoy its natural beauty concealed by the beautiful landscapes.

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