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+: New York, NY (269.4 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Alexandria Bay, NY (1.3 miles ), Plessis, NY (1.9 miles) , Redwood, NY (2.2 miles ), Fishers Landing, NY (2.5 miles) , Orleans, NY (2.6 miles ), Thousand Island Park, NY (2.7 miles) , Theresa, NY (2.9 miles ), La Fargeville, NY (3.1 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
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:
1996 2000 2004 2008 2012
1996 Presidential Elections Results
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2004 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Alexandria town (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