Avoca, New York

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Population in 2017: 905 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.2%
 
Males: 448  (49.5%)
Females: 457  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

40.3 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 14809.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,991 (it was $31,713 in 2000)
Avoca:

$50,991
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,680 (it was $13,639 in 2000)

Avoca village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $78,880 (it was $49,400 in 2000)
Avoca:

$78,880
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $80,865; detached houses: $73,957; mobile homes: $32,731

Median gross rent in 2017: $603.

March 2019 cost of living index in Avoca: 93.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.4%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Avoca, NY (2010)
    • 89194.2%White alone
    • 333.5%Hispanic
    • 131.4%Two or more races
    • 60.6%Black alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Avoca, New York as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Avoca is 82 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (21.4%), English (20.8%), Italian (8.8%), Irish (8.5%), American (4.4%), Scottish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1883

Elevation: 1192 feet

Land area: 1.18 square miles.

Population density: 768 people per square mile   (low).

Avoca, New York map

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.2%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,782 (3.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,027 (2.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, NY (53.1 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (204.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Wheeler, NY (2.2 miles ),
Howard, NY (2.6 miles ),
Cohocton, NY (2.7 miles ),
Bath, NY (2.7 miles ),
Urbana, NY (3.1 miles ),
Prattsburgh, NY (3.1 miles ),
Hammondsport, NY (3.2 miles ),
North Hornell, NY (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 42.41 N, Longitude: 77.42 W

Area code: 607

Distribution of median household income in Avoca, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Avoca, NY in 2017
Avoca satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $44,500
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $44,500
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $195,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $195,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Avoca, NY residents
Average permit cost in Avoca, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.1%
New York:

4.1%
Most common industries in Avoca, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.8%)
  • Health care (10.7%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (7.2%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Truck transportation (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (11.4%)
  • Educational services (10.9%)
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Truck transportation (8.4%)
  • Public administration (8.4%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (7.9%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.5%)
  • Educational services (12.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (5.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
Most common occupations in Avoca, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.0%)
  • Engineers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (9.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.5%)
  • Cashiers (6.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)

Average climate in Avoca, New York

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Avoca, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 54.5. This is better than average.

City:

54.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.182. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.182
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 2.25. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.25
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.137. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.137
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.61. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.61
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Avoca-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.2 miles away from the Avoca village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/20/1969, a category F3 tornado 32.8 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Avoca-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% 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 165.7 miles away from Avoca center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 188.4 miles away from Avoca 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 234.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 200.2 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 160.8 miles away from Avoca 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 176.3 miles away from Avoca 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 Steuben County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 10, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Avoca topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Avoca:

  • BATH VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 6 miles away; BATH, NY)
  • STEUBEN CO PUBLIC HLTH CHHA (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; BATH, NY)
  • ST. JAMES MERCY HOSPITAL (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; HORNELL, NY)
  • HORNELL GARDENS (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HORNELL, NY)
  • ST JAMES MERCY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; HORNELL, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Avoca:

  • Alfred University (about 22 miles; Alfred, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,411)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 22 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 3,483)
  • Corning Community College (about 27 miles; Corning, NY; FT enrollment: 3,036)
  • Finger Lakes Community College (about 33 miles; Canandaigua, NY; FT enrollment: 4,732)
  • SUNY College at Geneseo (about 34 miles; Geneseo, NY; FT enrollment: 5,520)
  • Hobart William Smith Colleges (about 39 miles; Geneva, NY; FT enrollment: 2,476)
  • Mansfield University of Pennsylvania (about 46 miles; Mansfield, PA; FT enrollment: 2,826)

Public high school in Avoca:

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Library in Avoca:

  • AVOCA FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $96,807; Location: 18 NORTH MAIN STREET; 28,196 books; 724 audio materials; 2,123 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 58 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Avoca: Pinecrest Home for Adults (A), Cohocton Valley Home for Adults (B), Avoca Free Library (C), Avoca Hose Company 1 (D), Avoca Ambulance Service (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Avoca include: Avoca Assembly of God (A), Avoca United Methodist Chruch (B), First Baptist Church of Avoca (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Old Cemetery of Avoca (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Caboose Motel (8620 Route 415).

Steuben County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

  • AVOCA VILLAGE (Population served: 970, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.6 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

68.7%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

11.4%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
25 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
22 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
5 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Banks with branches in Avoca (2011 data):

  • Five Star Bank: Bank Of Avoca Branch at 19 South Main Street, branch established on 1901/09/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,329.4 mil, Deposits: $1,941.7 mil, headquarters in Warsaw, NY, positive income, 50 total offices, Holding Company: Financial Institutions, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Avoca:

Marital status in Avoca, NY
  • Never married: 30.0%
  • Now married: 49.8%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

For population 25 years and over in Avoca:

  • High school or higher: 97.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Avoca
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Avoca, NY (based on Steuben County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,96311
Mainline Protestant10,65270
Evangelical Protestant9,27272
Other8578
Orthodox651
None64,181-
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: 24
Here:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Steuben County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Here:

4.24 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 87
Steuben County:

9.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Steuben County:

10.2%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Steuben County:

28.3%
State:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Steuben County:

14.2%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.8%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.7%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Avoca:

20.2%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Avoca:

6.8%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Avoca:

29.9%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

56.2%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Avoca:

73.6%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Avoca, 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
Streets and Highways 3$7,120$28,4800$0
Financial Administration 0$0 2$2,912
Other Government Administration 0$0 11$1,529
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,532
Water Supply 0$0 2$1,205
Totals for Government 3$7,120$28,48016$7,178

Avoca government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $57,000 ($62.98)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $110,000 ($121.55)
    General - Other: $103,000 ($113.81)
    Water Utilities: $84,000 ($92.82)
    Central Staff Services: $51,000 ($56.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000 ($44.20)
    Local Fire Protection: $19,000 ($20.99)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000 ($16.57)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($14.36)
    Health - Other: $12,000 ($13.26)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $11,000 ($12.15)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($1.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($1.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($6.63)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $10,000 ($11.05)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($4.42)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($2.21)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $191,000 ($211.05)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($1.10)

Avoca government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $33,000 ($36.46)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000 ($6.63)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($3.31)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $76,000 ($83.98)
    Other: $51,000 ($56.35)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $19,000 ($20.99)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $175,000 ($193.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $10,000 ($11.05)
  • Tax - Property: $273,000 ($301.66)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.10)

Avoca government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $697,000 ($770.17)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $616,000 ($680.66)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $81,000 ($89.50)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $132,000 ($145.86)
    Beginning: $123,000 ($135.91)

Avoca government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $390,000 ($430.94)

4.33% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,645 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.33%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Chemung County, NY  0.73% ($48,242 average AGI)
from Livingston County, NY  0.30% ($36,268)
from Allegany County, NY  0.23% ($30,807)


4.97% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,631 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.97%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Chemung County, NY  0.76% ($41,734 average AGI)
to Monroe County, NY  0.32% ($42,708)
to Livingston County, NY  0.29% ($37,766)

Strongest AM radio stations in Avoca:

  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHHO (1320 AM; 5 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WLEA (1480 AM; 3 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFLR (1570 AM; 5 kW; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTY COMMUNICATION CORP.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNL (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WWLZ (820 AM; 4 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WPIE (1160 AM; 5 kW; TRUMANSBURG, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ITHACA LTD. N.A.)
  • WDNY (1400 AM; 1 kW; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MILLER MEDIA INC)
  • WELM (1410 AM; 5 kW; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LIMITED)
  • WEHH (1590 AM; 5 kW; ELMIRA HTS/HORSEHEAD, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Avoca:

  • WCIK (103.1 FM; BATH, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WVIN-FM (98.3 FM; BATH, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES MASS MEDIA, NA CORP.)
  • WDNY-FM (93.9 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MILLER MEDIA 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)
  • WCKR (92.1 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W282AC (104.3 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, 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.)
  • WKPQ (105.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WSQA (88.7 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WZKZ (101.9 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • W257AX (99.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WGMM (97.7 FM; BIG FLATS, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBA-FM (98.7 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFLR-FM (95.9 FM; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WISY (102.3 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNKI (106.1 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WQNY (103.7 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE II BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Avoca:

  • W60AD (Channel 60; SAVONA, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • W20BL (Channel 20; BATH, NY; Owner: WYDC, INC.)
  • WETM-TV (Channel 18; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W16BE (Channel 16; HORNELL, NY; Owner: WYDC, INC.)
  • WENY-TV (Channel 36; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: LILLY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WYDC (Channel 48; CORNING, NY; Owner: WYDC, INC.)
  • Avoca, New York
  • Fatal accident count15
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents22
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:6
  • Fatalities17
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents72
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count11913
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents17665
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2673
  • Fatalities12872
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents30479
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3773
See more detailed statistics of Avoca fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 57Number of bridges
  • 627ft / 191mTotal length
  • $134,705,000Total costs
  • 205,508Total average daily traffic
  • 47,012Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Avoca, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21960-1969
  • 421970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Avoca, NY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Avoca)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 5 S Maple St (Lat: 42.400917 Lon: -77.419694), Call Sign: KVZ741,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.4000 MHz, Grant Date: 07/26/2013, Expiration Date: 08/15/2023, Registrant: Steuben County Office Of Emergency Services, 3 East Pulteney Sq., Bath, NY 14810, Phone: (607) 664-2910, Fax: (607) 776-3334, Email:
  • Wagner Hill Rd Ward St Tank Station (Lat: 42.415639 Lon: -77.417472), Type: Tank, Structure height: 17 m, Overall height: 18 m, Call Sign: WPMY522,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.900 MHz, Grant Date: 01/08/2014, Expiration Date: 03/29/2024, Certifier: N Eaton, Registrant: Federal License Management, 175 Pine St, Suite 104, Williamsport, PA 17701-6549, Phone: (866) 908-2220, Fax: (570) 323-4002, Email:
  • Tgp - Station 405a (Lat: 42.413833 Lon: -77.458083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.2 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WQHN494,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.6600 MHz, Grant Date: 09/15/2017, Expiration Date: 09/18/2027, Certifier: Kathi Clemons, Registrant: El Paso - Tennessee Gas Pipeline, 569 Brookwood Village, Suite 749, Birmingham, AL 35209, Phone: (205) 325-3513, Fax: (205) 325-3730, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • AVOCA, 5372 Loucks Pond Road (Lat: 42.395056 Lon: -77.431500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 88.4 m, Overall height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: WMS265, Licensee ID: L00128694,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, Grant Date: 03/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 01/05/2016, Certifier: Michael P Goggin, Registrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC
  • Loucks Pond Rd (Lat: 42.395056 Lon: -77.431083), Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WPJC590,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.537 MHz, 928.537 MHz, Grant Date: 03/12/1996, Expiration Date: 03/12/2001, Cancellation Date: 06/17/2001, Phone: (716) 662-0874
  • AVOCA, Lat: 42.395000 Lon: -77.431667, Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Call Sign: WPRV808,
    Assigned Frequencies: 943.525 MHz, Grant Date: 02/22/2001, Expiration Date: 02/22/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/02/2011, Certifier: Terry L Pfeiffer, Registrant: The Pfeiffer Group Inc, 2365 Fire Hall Rd, Canandaigua, NY 14424, Phone: (585) 393-0180, Fax: (585) 396-2388, Email:
  • AVOCA, 4 Mi. Ne Of (Lat: 42.457833 Lon: -77.361917), Overall height: 71 m, Call Sign: KEL69,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.80 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6093.50 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, Grant Date: 04/11/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Specialty Antenna Site Resources, Inc, Cedar Crest, NM 87008

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Avoca)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3226M , Serial Number: 12-2105, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 07/10/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 02/05/2015
    Registrant (Individual): William J Hurlburt, Po Box 99, Avoca, NY 14809
  • Aircraft: BOEING A75 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: LYCOMING R680-4P-B4 (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 58074 , Serial Number: 75-910, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 06/06/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 02/05/2015
    Registrant (Individual): William J Hurlburt, Po Box 99, Avoca, NY 14809
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 86715 , Serial Number: 1017-74, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 01/22/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 05/12/1993
    Registrant (Individual): Karl V Jr Anderson, 7765 Loucks Pond Rd, Avoca, NY 14809

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Avoca, NY
  • 66.9%Utility gas
  • 14.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.1%Wood
  • 7.4%Coal or coke
  • 1.8%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Avoca, NY
  • 64.8%Utility gas
  • 30.6%Electricity
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%No fuel used


Avoca compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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