For population 25 years and over in Alexandria:
For population 15 years and over in Alexandria town:
80 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clay, NY (82.1 miles , pop. 58,805).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (117.2 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (261.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Alexandria Bay, NY (1.3 miles ), Redwood, NY (2.2 miles ), Orleans, NY (2.6 miles ), Theresa, NY (2.7 miles ), La Fargeville, NY (3.1 miles ), Clayton, NY (3.3 miles ), Hammond, NY (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 44.32 N, Longitude: 75.89 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 315
Alexandria tourist attractions:
Work and jobs in Alexandria: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Alexandria, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Alexandria-area historical earthquake activity is below New York state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 81.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 85.1 miles away from Alexandria center
On 4/8/2003 at 15:06:14, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.2 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 79.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/1997 at 07:15:29, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/30/2007 at 03:47:45, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 75.8 miles away from Alexandria center
On 10/13/1997 at 23:06:40, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 MD, Depth: 2.6 mi) earthquake occurred 45.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Alexandria:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alexandria:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.45. This is about average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.8. This is better than average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.192. This is significantly better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.01. This is better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 15.2. This is significantly worse than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Alexandria that have no violations reported:
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)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
65 people in nursing homes in 2000
Alexandria compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Alexandria (based on Jefferson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.14%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 28
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 53
Number of full-service restaurants: 116
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,663 average adjusted gross income)
1.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,110 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
12.24% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,883 average adjusted gross income)
0.61% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,441 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Alexandria:
Strongest FM radio stations in Alexandria:
TV broadcast stations around Alexandria:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 21See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Alexandria, NY
Total length: 60 meters (197ft)
Total costs: $24,184,000
Total average daily traffic: 43,896
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,322