Warwick is a village in Orange County, New York, United States, one of three villages in the Town of Warwick (Village of Florida NY, Village of Greenwood Lake, and Village of Warwick). The village’s population was 6,731 at the time of the 2010 census. It is part of the New York–Newark–Bridgeport, NY-NJ-CT-PA Combined Statistical Area.
Warwick is located at 41°15′11″N 74°21′24″W / 41.25306°N 74.35667°W / 41.25306; -74.35667 (41.25313, -74.356815).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.2 square miles (5.8 km²). None of the area is covered with water.
NY-94 and NY-17A intersect in the center of the village and connect Warwick to the village of Florida as well as the village of Greenwood Lake. County Highways 1A, 1B, and 13 lead into the village also. On the northern end of the village is St. Anthony Medical Center. With the termination of the passenger railroad, the only form of public transportation to New York City is NJ Transit buses, using either the 196 (express) or 197 (local) routes.
The former Mid-Orange Correctional Facility was located on King’s Highway, northeast of the village; it was closed in 2011.
The state line between New York and New Jersey is four miles (6 km) West of the village. Hamlets surrounding the Village of Warwick include: Amity, Bellvale, Edenville, Greenwood Forest Farms, Little York, New Milford, Pine Island, and Sterling Forest.
As of the census of 2000, there were 6,412 people, 2,523 households, and 1,619 families residing in the village. The population density was 2,870.5 people per square mile (1,110.2/km²). There were 2,615 housing units at an average density of 1,170.7 per square mile (452.8/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 92.56% White, 3.26% Black or African American, 0.19% Native American, 0.62% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 1.08% from other races, and 2.26% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.68% of the population.
There were 2,523 households out of which 34.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.6% were married couples living together, 9.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.8% were non-families. 31.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 18.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.46 and the average family size was 3.16.
In the village, the population was spread out with 26.3% under the age of 18, 5.3% from 18 to 24, 28.0% from 25 to 44, 22.0% from 45 to 64, and 18.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 84.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 76.8 males.
The median income for a household in the village was $49,665, and the median income for a family was $62,984. Males had a median income of $56,641 versus $36,613 for females. The per capita income for the village was $24,648. About 3.7% of families and 4.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.5% of those under age 18 and 10.9% of those age 65 or over.