For population 25 years and over in Alexander:
For population 15 years and over in Alexander village:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,915 (2.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheektowaga, NY (25.0 miles , pop. 94,019).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (29.9 miles , pop. 292,648).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (257.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.90 N, Longitude: 78.26 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 585
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +35 (+7.8%).
Work and jobs in Alexander: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Alexander, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Alexander-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 63% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/19/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 32.7 miles away from the Alexander village center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/2/1972, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Alexander-area historical earthquake activity is above New York state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/12/1994 at 10:43:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 21.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/26/1999 at 22:33:01, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 8.0 mi) earthquake occurred 67.1 miles away from Alexander center
On 12/25/1998 at 13:30:26, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 11.2 mi) earthquake occurred 66.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2004 at 23:55:26, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MW, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 58.5 miles away from Alexander center
On 5/25/1995 at 14:22:32, a magnitude 3.0 (2.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 29.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Genesee County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8
Causes of natural disasters: Snowstorms: 4, Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Storms: 2, Storms: 2, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Alexander:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alexander:
Public high school in Alexander:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Alexander:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Alexander and their reported violations in the past:ALEXANDER VILLAGE (Population served: 550, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Alexander that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 7.2%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Alexander compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Alexander (based on Genesee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.96%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 48
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Alexander government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,225 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($376 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.59% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,579 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Alexander:
Alexander fatal accident list:
May 3, 2008 05:57 AM, Sr-98, Lat: 42.955042, Lon: -78.228364, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 12, 2002 09:45 AM, Sr-20, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 20, 2001 05:43 PM, Sr-20, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 14, 1999 09:37 PM, Cr-1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 7, 1999 01:10 PM, Sr-98, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 10, 1980 09:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Alexander)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Alexander)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9514.00
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Alexander, NY
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.