What you need to know about Johnstown, NY

Johnstown, nicknamed one of two Glove Cities, is well known for glove manufacturing and considered the birthplace of the Women's Rights Movement in the U.S., as activist Elizabeth Cady Stanton was born here in 1815. The city's location to the Adirondack mountains and Neuse River offer plenty of outdoor recreation including skiing, fishing, hiking, golf and more. Johnstown is the county seat of Fulton County.

Housing

Homes Owned 55.79%
55.79% Complete
Homes Rented 44.21%
44.21% Complete

Real Estate

In Johnstown, New York


Ready to move to Johnstown? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Johnstown.
We are a city of clear community values and we have thriving businesses, great schools and excellent health care. Great people, beautiful surroundings, plenty to do – Johnstown is the perfect choice to make your home.

Sarah J. Slingerland, Johnstown mayor

Schools

In Johnstown, New York


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Johnstown rates.

Median Household Income

$41,733
Lower than the national average

Residents

Most residents are
Over 65 Years old

Health

In Johnstown, New York


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Johnstown.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 17%
17% Complete
Graduated High School 88%
88% Complete