Alfred, New York

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Population in 2014: 4,028 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.9%
 
Males: 2,280  (56.6%)
Females: 1,748  (43.4%)
Median resident age:  20.2 years
New York median age:  38.4 years

Zip codes: 14802, 14803.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $32,764 (it was $21,313 in 2000)
Alfred:

$32,764
NY:

$62,909

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $8,699 (it was $8,224 in 2000)

Alfred village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $123,263 (it was $86,800 in 2000)
Alfred:

$123,263
NY:

$302,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $96,519; Detached houses: $98,381; Townhouses or other attached units: $167,780; In 2-unit structures: $123,436; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $290,206; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $531,426; Mobile homes: $48,141; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $30,967

Median gross rent in 2016: $836.

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  • Races in Alfred, NY (2016)

    Alfred races chart
    • 3,30976.3%White alone
    • 4149.6%Black alone
    • 2756.3%Hispanic
    • 2616.0%Asian alone
    • 290.7%American Indian alone
    • 60.1%Two or more races

Races in Alfred detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Alfred: 87.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (11.2%), German (10.0%), Italian (8.4%), European (4.1%), English (3.2%), Polish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1808

Elevation: 1762 feet

Land area: 1.18 square miles.

Population density: 3,415 people per square mile   (average).

Alfred,NY real estate house value index trend

Alfred, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Alfred:

  • High school or higher: 99.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 77.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 51.6%
  • Unemployed: 19.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Alfred village:

  • Never married: 93.8%
  • Now married: 5.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.5%
  • Divorced: 0.3%

394 residents are foreign born (2.8% Asia, 1.4% North America, 1.2% Africa).

This village:

9.1%
New York:

22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $5,760 (4.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $5,590 (4.1%)

Alfred satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, NY (63.6 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (208.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Hartsville, NY (2.2 miles ), Almond, NY (2.3 miles ), West Almond, NY (2.5 miles ), Ward, NY (2.5 miles ), Andover, NY (2.6 miles ), Hornell, NY (2.9 miles ), Hornellsville, NY (2.9 miles ), North Hornell, NY (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $147,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.26 N, Longitude: 77.79 W

Area code: 607

Alfred household income distribution Alfred home values distribution

Crime rates in Alfred by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.024.80.00.0
Rapes 003110002010122
per 100,000 0.00.066.121.319.90.00.00.040.50.023.80.024.850.149.5
Robberies 011000001203000
per 100,000 0.022.822.00.00.00.00.00.020.347.70.073.40.00.00.0
Assaults 234274114232921
per 100,000 50.168.388.142.7139.480.120.120.281.147.771.548.9223.250.124.8
Burglaries 1913131099108147910623
per 100,000 476.1295.8286.4213.4179.2180.2201.2161.8283.8166.9214.6244.6148.850.174.3
Theft 684453573838473038343536243018
per 100,000 1,703.81,001.11,167.71,216.6756.7760.8945.7606.9770.3810.9834.7880.4595.2751.5445.7
Auto thefts 001120130210001
per 100,000 0.00.022.021.339.80.020.160.70.047.723.80.00.00.024.8
Arson 0N/AN/AN/A000000N/AN/A000
per 100,000 0.0N/AN/AN/A0.00.00.00.00.00.0N/AN/A0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 102.074.3133.290.989.859.157.544.5105.471.883.784.1148.383.769.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Alfred detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
New York average:

3.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -611 (-13.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (45%)
  • Accommodation and food services (26%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
  • Educational services (50%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2%)

Work and jobs in Alfred: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Alfred, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Alfred-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 63% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Alfred village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/21/2003, a category F3 tornado 24.3 miles away from the village center caused $200,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Alfred-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 144.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 209.9 miles away from Alfred center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 179.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 256.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 161.3 miles away from Alfred center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 156.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Allegany County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 14, Floods: 12, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Alfred topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Alfred:

  • ST JAMES MERCY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; HORNELL, NY)
  • HORNELL GARDENS (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HORNELL, NY)
  • ST. JAMES MERCY HOSPITAL (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; HORNELL, NY)
  • JONES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; WELLSVILLE, NY)
  • WELLSVILLE MANOR NH (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WELLSVILLE, NY)
  • HIGHLAND PARK REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WELLSVILLE, NY)

Colleges/Universities in Alfred:

  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (Full-time enrollment: 3,483; Location: 10 Upper College Drive; Public; Website: www.alfredstate.edu)
  • Alfred University (FT enrollment: 2,411; Location: One Saxon Drive; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.alfred.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Alfred:

  • St Bonaventure University (about 38 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,286)
  • SUNY College at Geneseo (about 38 miles; Geneseo, NY; FT enrollment: 5,520)
  • Corning Community College (about 38 miles; Corning, NY; FT enrollment: 3,036)
  • Mansfield University of Pennsylvania (about 49 miles; Mansfield, PA; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • Finger Lakes Community College (about 51 miles; Canandaigua, NY; FT enrollment: 4,732)
  • Genesee Community College (about 56 miles; Batavia, NY; FT enrollment: 4,290)
  • Rochester Institute of Technology (about 59 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 14,177)

Public high school in Alfred:

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Library in Alfred:

  • ALFRED BOX OF BOOKS LIBRARY (Operating income: $50,596; Location: 1 WEST UNIVERSITY STREET; 11,073 books; 808 audio materials; 809 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 39 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Alfred: Shults Hall (A), Pioneer Center (B), Peet Hall (C), Orvis Activities Center (D), MacKenzie Complex (E), Huntington Administration Building (F), Hunter Student Development Center (G), Hinkle Memorial Library (H), Getman Hall (I), E J Brown Hall (J), Central Dining Hall (K), Burdick Hall (L), Braddon Hall (M), Stull Observatory (N), Kruson Residence Hall (O), Crandall Hall (P), Brick Residence Hall (Q), Herrick Memorial Library (R), Alumni Hall (S), Openhym Residence Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Alfred include: Alfred Seventh Day Baptist Church (A), Saint Jude's Center (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Stillman Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Alfred include: Merrill Field (1), Alfred Village Historic District (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Alfred Village - Justice Court (7 West University Street).

Allegany County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 38.5%
(43.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 57.1% for Black residents, 90.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 86.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.0 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  30.2%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.5%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
3,119 people in college/university student housing in 2010
2,862 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
7 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Alfred, New York environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Alfred (2011 data):

  • Community Bank, National Association: Alfred Branch at 39 North Main Street, branch established on 1956/09/04. Info updated 2011/06/13: Bank assets: $6,460.6 mil, Deposits: $4,840.4 mil, headquarters in Canton, NY, positive income, 175 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank System, Inc.
  • Steuben Trust Company: Alfred Branch at 928 State Highway Route 244, branch established on 1988/07/05. Info updated 2009/03/09: Bank assets: $390.7 mil, Deposits: $314.4 mil, headquarters in Hornell, NY, positive income, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Steuben Trust Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
New York average:

13.7

Alfred travel time to work - commute Alfred mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Alfred village (based on Allegany County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,88146
Mainline Protestant4,79839
Catholic4,31310
Other2444
None34,710-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
Allegany County:

3.03 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Allegany County:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Allegany County:

5.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Here:

8.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.8%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Allegany County:

25.6%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.5%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

54.5%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

66.9%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Alfred:

26.1
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.2%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

5.5%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Alfred:

6.9
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

21.4%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Alfred:

71.1%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

85.8%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Alfred, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,584$55,0081$1,023
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$2,090
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$1,329
Police Protection - Officers 6$27,670$55,3404$968
Streets and Highways 2$7,555$45,3300$0
Health 0$0 1$140
Sewerage 2$8,467$50,8020$0
Water Supply 1$4,406$52,8720$0
Totals for Government 12$52,682$52,68215$5,550

Alfred government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $162,000 ($40.22)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $338,000 ($83.91)
    Sewerage: $208,000 ($51.64)
    Water Utilities: $182,000 ($45.18)
    General - Other: $149,000 ($36.99)
    Regular Highways: $110,000 ($27.31)
    Fire Protection: $88,000 ($21.85)
    Financial Administration: $54,000 ($13.41)
    Central Staff Services: $22,000 ($5.46)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $20,000 ($4.97)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($3.48)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($3.23)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($0.99)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $4,000 ($0.99)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($1.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $275,000 ($68.27)
    Water Utilities: $31,000 ($7.70)
    Sewerage: $30,000 ($7.45)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($4.97)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($1.49)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($0.99)
    Parking Facilities: $2,000 ($0.50)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $580,000 ($143.99)

Alfred government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $325,000 ($80.69)
    All Other: $168,000 ($41.71)
    Parking Facilities: $8,000 ($1.99)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $80,000 ($19.86)
    Interest Earnings: $23,000 ($5.71)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $268,000 ($66.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,396,000 ($346.57)
    General Support: $160,000 ($39.72)
    Highways: $3,000 ($0.74)
  • Tax - Property: $379,000 ($94.09)
    NEC: $28,000 ($6.95)
    Public Utilities: $24,000 ($5.96)

Alfred government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $80,000 ($19.86)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,679,000 ($416.83)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,689,000 ($419.31)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $70,000 ($17.38)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $2,400,000 ($595.83)

Alfred government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $4,000 ($0.99)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,221,000 ($303.13)

4.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,330 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.77%
New York average:

5.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cattaraugus County, NY  0.62% ($22,941 average AGI)
from Steuben County, NY  0.51% ($28,181)
from Erie County, NY  0.44% ($30,113)


5.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,101 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
New York average:

5.46%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cattaraugus County, NY  0.90% ($24,633 average AGI)
to Steuben County, NY  0.62% ($29,059)
to Monroe County, NY  0.36% ($29,138)

Strongest AM radio stations in Alfred:

  • WHHO (1320 AM; 5 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WLEA (1480 AM; 3 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLSV (790 AM; 1 kW; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLNL (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WWLZ (820 AM; 4 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDNY (1400 AM; 1 kW; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MILLER MEDIA INC)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Alfred:

  • WETD (90.7 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WALF (89.7 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: ALFRED UNIVERSITY)
  • WZKZ (101.9 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WKPQ (105.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WSQA (88.7 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • W257AX (99.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCKR (92.1 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDNY-FM (93.9 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MILLER MEDIA INC.)
  • WJQZ (103.5 FM; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W201CY (88.1 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W246AP (97.1 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF THE FINGER LAKES)
  • W282AC (104.3 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCIK (103.1 FM; BATH, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCID (89.1 FM; FRIENDSHIP, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFXF (107.3 FM; SOUTH BRISTOL TOWNSH, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNVE (95.1 FM; HONEOYE FALLS, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNSA (107.7 FM; WETHERSFIELD TWNSHP, NY; Owner: ADELPHIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, DEBTOR-IN-POSSESSION)
  • WPIG (95.7 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: ARROW COMMUNICATIONS OF N.Y., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Alfred:

  • W16BE (Channel 16; HORNELL, NY; Owner: WYDC, INC.)
  • W06AR (Channel 6; HORNELL, NY; Owner: LILLY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
Alfred fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Alfred fatal accident list:

Apr 10, 2009 03:12 PM, Sr-244, Cr-10&11, Lat: 42.25857, Lon: -77.83196, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Apr 23, 2008 07:11 PM, Sr-21, Lat: 42.21549, Lon: -77.79320, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 11, 2006 05:45 PM, N. Main St. (Sr-70), Church St. (Cr-13a), Lat: 42.46130, Lon: -77.77724, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 11, 2006 05:49 AM, Sr-244, Mchenry Valley, Lat: 42.25900, Lon: -77.83188, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 28, 2003 02:21 PM, Sr-21, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Feb 23, 1995 03:05 PM, S Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 9, 1979 01:10 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $1,310,000Total costs
  • 12,397Total average daily traffic
  • 1,120Total average daily truck traffic

Drinking water stations with addresses in Alfred and their reported violations in the past:

ALFRED STATE COLLEGE (Population served: 2,500, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Alfred that have no violations reported:

  • ALFRED VILLAGE WATER SUPPLY (Address: 7 W. UNIVERSITY STREET , Population served: 3,500, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 11

Incident types - Alfred

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Alfred, NY

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (52%)
  • Electricity (41%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)

Alfred compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Alfred on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of males (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 males in this group)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of females (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 females in this group)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 500+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Doctorate degrees (population 500+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 100 best educated cities (highest percentage of bachelor degree holding residents)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people leaving home to go to work at strange times (12 PM - 5 AM) (population 500+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents"
  • #88 (14802) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 1,000+)"
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