For population 25 years and over in Attica:
For population 15 years and over in Attica village:
15 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,651 (2.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheektowaga, NY (24.3 miles , pop. 94,019).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (29.1 miles , pop. 292,648).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (256.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Alexander, NY (1.7 miles ), Darien, NY (2.5 miles ), Bennington, NY (2.7 miles ), Middlebury, NY (2.8 miles ), Bethany, NY (2.9 miles ), Orangeville, NY (3.0 miles ), Corfu, NY (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 42.87 N, Longitude: 78.28 W
Area code: 585
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Crime rate in Attica detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Population change in the 1990s: -2,107 (-44.8%).
Work and jobs in Attica: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Attica, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Attica-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/19/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 30.7 miles away from the Attica 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 5.9 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Attica-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 68.8 miles away from Attica 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 69.0 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 57.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 57.6 miles away from Attica 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 29.5 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 Wyoming County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 8
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Thomas M. Cooley - Judge.
Hospitals/medical centers near Attica:
Local government website: ATTICA.ORG
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Attica and their reported violations in the past:ATTICA VILLAGE (Address: 9 WATER STREET , Population served: 2659, Surface_water):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Attica that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.8%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.6% for Black residents, 46.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 30.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Attica (based on Wyoming County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.29%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
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5.28% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,033 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.13% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,842 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Attica fatal accident list:
Feb 16, 2006 11:13 AM, Sr-98, Lat: 42.799761, Lon: -78.312083, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 19, 2005 03:29 PM, Standish Rd, Glor, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total costs: $3,811,000
Total average daily traffic: 15,556
Total average daily truck traffic: 550
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Attica)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Attica, NY)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Attica)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.