Hamptonburgh is a town located in the northern part of Orange County, New York, United States. The population was 5,561 at the 2010 census. It was named by an early settler, William Bull, for his place of birth—Wolverhampton.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 27.0 square miles (70 km), of which, 26.8 square miles (69 km) of it is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km) of it (0.67%) is water.
NY-207 and NY-416 intersect west of Campbell Hall.
According to the Census Bureau’s 2008–2012 American Community Survey(ACS), there were 5,542 people, 1,718 households, and 1,338 families residing in the town. The population density was 175.0 people per square mile (67.6/km²). There were 1,532 housing units at an average density of 57.2 per square mile (22.1/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 92.3% White, 3.9% African American, 0.0% Native American, 2.6% Asian, and 1.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.5% of the population.
There were 1,338 family households out of which 36.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 76.2% were married couples living together, 5.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 14.9% were non-families. 12.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.43 and the average family size was 3.78.
In the town, the population was spread out with 24.3% under the age of 18, 13% from 18 to 24, 17.7% from 25 to 44, 29.8% from 45 to 64, and 15.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42.7 years. For every 100 females, there were 104.4 males.
The Census Bureau’s 2008–2012 American Community Survey showed that (in 2012 inflation-adjusted dollars) median household income was $96,693 (with a margin of error of +/− $9,466) and the median family income was $106,389 (+/− $10,958). Males had a median income of $68,482 (+/− $17,326) versus $54,405 (+/− $9,542) for females. The per capita income for the village was $33,903 (+/− $2,665). About 0.7% of families and 2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 0.7% of those under age 18 and 3.4% of those age 65 or over.