Batavia, New York

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Population in 2017: 14,661 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -9.8%
 
Males: 7,399  (50.5%)
Females: 7,262  (49.5%)
Median resident age:

38.8 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 14020.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,846 (it was $33,484 in 2000)
Batavia:

$45,846
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,631 (it was $17,737 in 2000)

Batavia city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $101,112 (it was $77,400 in 2000)
Batavia:

$101,112
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $140,028; detached houses: $141,874; townhouses or other attached units: $157,689; in 2-unit structures: $107,621; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $108,320; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $882,399; mobile homes: $44,564

Median gross rent in 2017: $777.

March 2019 cost of living index in Batavia: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.8%
(17.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 61.8% for Black residents, 38.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 39.3% for American Indian residents, 21.4% for other race residents, 44.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Batavia, NY (2017)
    • 12,55584.2%White alone
    • 9166.1%Black alone
    • 6704.5%Hispanic
    • 4062.7%Two or more races
    • 990.7%Asian alone
    • 810.5%American Indian alone
    • 150.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 93 registered sex offenders living in Batavia, New York as of December 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Batavia is 162 to 1.


Crime rates in Batavia by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(20.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(12.6)
5
(31.8)
4
(26.0)
4
(26.4)
7
(46.4)
7
(47.1)
10
(64.4)
5
(32.2)
7
(45.5)
17
(111.7)
16
(106.7)
11
(73.7)
20
(136.0)
7
(48.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(25.2)
8
(50.9)
5
(32.5)
7
(46.2)
7
(46.4)
7
(47.1)
7
(45.1)
3
(19.3)
13
(84.6)
12
(78.8)
13
(86.7)
14
(93.8)
16
(108.8)
14
(96.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
25
(157.7)
23
(146.5)
14
(91.1)
25
(165.0)
23
(152.4)
30
(201.7)
32
(206.0)
38
(244.7)
37
(240.7)
42
(275.9)
46
(306.7)
44
(294.7)
58
(394.3)
39
(267.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
94
(592.9)
88
(560.4)
76
(494.5)
83
(547.6)
85
(563.2)
88
(591.8)
95
(611.5)
104
(669.8)
103
(670.0)
115
(755.4)
74
(493.4)
86
(576.0)
88
(598.2)
61
(418.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
646
(4,075)
560
(3,566)
400
(2,603)
378
(2,494)
456
(3,021)
419
(2,818)
395
(2,543)
454
(2,924)
454
(2,953)
476
(3,127)
399
(2,660)
410
(2,746)
385
(2,617)
290
(1,991)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(12.6)
7
(44.6)
13
(84.6)
9
(59.4)
9
(59.6)
9
(60.5)
17
(109.4)
4
(25.8)
2
(13.0)
8
(52.6)
15
(100.0)
12
(80.4)
11
(74.8)
19
(130.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
2
(13.0)
7
(46.2)
3
(19.9)
3
(20.2)
1
(6.4)
N/AN/A3
(19.7)
0
(0.0)
4
(26.8)
2
(13.6)
1
(6.9)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)254.7268.2194.3210.8246.6251.1259.5246.4276.0350.3335.0302.6372.8281.4

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City-data.com crime index in Batavia, NY

Crime rate in Batavia detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 34 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
New York average:

2.90
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Ancestries: Italian (17.4%), German (16.4%), Irish (9.9%), Polish (5.7%), American (5.3%), English (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1823

Elevation: 895 feet

Land area: 5.19 square miles.

Population density: 2,826 people per square mile   (average).

Batavia, New York map

292 residents are foreign born

This city:

2.0%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,497 (3.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,713 (2.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amherst, NY (29.4 miles , pop. 116,510).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (31.1 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (260.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Stafford, NY (2.2 miles ),
Bethany, NY (2.3 miles ),
Elba, NY (2.3 miles ),
Oakfield, NY (2.5 miles ),
Alexander, NY (2.8 miles ),
Byron, NY (2.9 miles ),
Le Roy, NY (3.1 miles ),
Attica, NY (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 43.00 N, Longitude: 78.18 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,101 (+27.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,361 (48.0%)

Area code: 585

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $210,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $108,500
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $91,800
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $74,400
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $94,800
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $94,800
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $123,800
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $123,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $160,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Batavia, NY residents
Average permit cost in Batavia, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Batavia, NY
Historical housing units in Batavia, NY
Most common industries in Batavia, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.1%)
  • Educational services (11.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.1%)
  • Construction (3.5%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.6%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Machinery (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.5%)
  • Educational services (18.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (3.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Batavia, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.3%)
  • Cashiers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.7%)
  • Registered nurses (5.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.9%)

Average climate in Batavia, New York

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Tornado activity:

Batavia-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/19/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 39.5 miles away from the Batavia city 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 15.9 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Batavia-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 153.9 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 203.8 miles away from Batavia center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 180.3 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 245.7 miles away from the city 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 152.2 miles away from Batavia center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 215.3 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 Genesee County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Snowstorms: 5, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Batavia topographic map

Main business address for: GRAHAM CORP (GENERAL INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT).

Hospitals and medical centers in Batavia:

  • GENESEE CO DBA HOSPICE FAMILY (550 EAST MAIN ST)
  • ST JEROME HOSPITAL (16 BANK ST)
  • UNITED MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 127 NORTH STREET)
  • BATAVIA NURSING HOME L L C (257 STATE ST)
  • GENESEE COUNTY NURSING HOME (278 BANK STREET)
  • ST LUKE MANOR OF BATAVIA (17 WIARD STREET)
  • WESTERN N Y S VETERANS HOME (220 RICHMOND AVENUE)
  • LAKE PLAINS DIALYSIS AT BATAVIA (587 EAST MAIN STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Batavia:

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Colleges/Universities in Batavia:

  • Genesee Community College (Full-time enrollment: 4,290; Location: One College Rd; Public; Website: www.genesee.edu)
  • Genesee Valley BOCES-Practical Nursing Program (Full-time enrollment: 240; Location: Adult Education Office 8250 State St Rd; Public; Website: www.gvboces.org)
  • Continental School of Beauty Culture-Batavia (Full-time enrollment: 50; Location: 215 E. Main St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.continentalnow.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Batavia:

  • SUNY College at Brockport (about 19 miles; Brockport, NY; Full-time enrollment: 7,398)
  • SUNY College at Geneseo (about 24 miles; Geneseo, NY; FT enrollment: 5,520)
  • Rochester Institute of Technology (about 27 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 14,177)
  • University of Rochester (about 30 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 10,201)
  • Monroe Community College (about 30 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 14,295)
  • University at Buffalo (about 31 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 25,415)
  • Daemen College (about 31 miles; Amherst, NY; FT enrollment: 2,365)

Public high schools in Batavia:

  • BATAVIA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 724, Location: 260 STATE ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • NEW YORK STATE SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND (Location: 2A RICHMOND AVE, Grades: 5-12)

Private high schools in Batavia:

  • NOTRE DAME HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 184, Location: 73 UNION ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • GENESEE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 9, Location: 3515 GALLOWAY RD, Grades: 1-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Batavia:

Private elementary/middle schools in Batavia:

  • ST JOSEPH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 189, Location: 2 SUMMIT ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST PAUL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 54, Location: 31 WASHINGTON AVE, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Batavia

Library in Batavia:

  • RICHMOND MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,272,852; Location: 19 ROSS STREET; 108,267 books; 2 e-books; 4,404 audio materials; 5,897 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 13 state licensed databases; 9 other licensed databases; 167 print serial subscriptions; 4 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC) I think the call letters should be WKBW. They used to be.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Batavia: City of Batavia Sewage Treatment Plant (A), City of Batavia Pumping Station And Filtration Plant (B), Batavia Industrial Center (C), Batavia Toll Plaza (D), McArthur Stadium (E), Genesee County Highway Department Garage (F), Holland Land Office Museum (G), Memorial Building (H), Genesee County Building (I), Genesee County Court House (J), Genesee County Childrens Home (K), Richmond Memorial Library (L), Genesee County Jail (M), Batavia City Hall (N), Batavia Nursing Home (O), Genesee County Nursing Home (P), New York State Veterans Home at Batavia (Q), Batavia City Fire Department (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Big "N" Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Main business address in Batavia: GRAHAM CORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Batavia include: Seventh Day Adventist Church (A), First Wesleyan Church (B), Free Methodist Church (C), Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church (D), Saint Anthony's Roman Catholic Church (E), Grace Baptist Church (F), Saint Paul's Lutheran Church (G), First Baptist Church (H), First Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Joseph Cemetery (1), Batavia Cemetery (2), Elmwood Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Batavia include: Kibbe Park (1), State Street Park (2), Genesee County Courthouse Historic District (3), Ross Park (4), Woodward Field (5), Austin Park (6), Williams Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Crown Inn (8210 Park Road), Comfort Inn (4371 Federal Drive), Colonial West Motel (3910 West Main Street Road), Best Western Crown Inn and Suites (8210 Park Road), Creative Properties (255 West Main Street), Comfort Inn Batavia (4371 Federal Drive), Days Inn (200 Oak Street).

Court: Genesee County - County Court Office- Business Office- District Atto (14 West Main Street).

Birthplace of: Emory Upton - Union Army general, John Gardner (American writer) - Novelist, Daniel Burling - Politician, Paula Miller - Virginia Politician, Stephen Hawley - New York State politician and businessman, Julian Sidney Rumsey - Politician, Vincent Maney - Baseball player.

Genesee 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 Batavia and their reported violations in the past:

BATAVIA CITY (Address: One Batavia City Centre , Population served: 15,475, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
BATAVIA CONSOLIDATED W.D. (Population served: 5,400, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2013), St Admin Penalty assessed (SEP-16-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-16-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-16-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2013), St Admin Penalty assessed (SEP-16-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-16-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-16-2013)
SAM WOOD CAMP (Address: 45 Liberty Street, Suite 2 , Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-01-2011), St Boil Water Order (SEP-01-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-20-2011)
APPLE GROVE MHP (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

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

  • LEI-TI RECREATION RESORT (Population served: 400, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

55.8%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.5%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Batavia in 2010:

  • 455 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 69 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 55 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 51 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 41 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 40 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Batavia in 2000:

  • 534 people in nursing homes
  • 426 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 70 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 38 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 19 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 18 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 14 people in institutions for the blind
  • 14 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 10 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 6 people in religious group quarters
  • 2 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere

Banks with branches in Batavia (2011 data):

  • The Bank of Castile: 90 Main Street Branch, Batavia Branch, West Main Street Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $976.1 mil, Deposits: $834.1 mil, headquarters in Castile, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Tompkins Financial Corporation
  • Five Star Bank: Batavia East Branch at 567 East Main Street, Store #1 Eastown Plaza, branch established on 1997/02/03; Batavia Branch at Tops Friendly Market, 390 West Main Street, branch established on 1994/07/22. 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.
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Batavia Branch at 69 Main Street, branch established on 1936/01/15; Drive-In Branch at 45 Main Street, branch established on 1964/10/20. Info updated 2010/11/30: Bank assets: $206,009.7 mil, Deposits: $149,026.8 mil, headquarters in Mc Lean, VA, positive income, 474 total offices, Holding Company: Hsbc Holdings Plc
  • Bank of America, National Association: Batavia Branch at 100 Main Street, branch established on 1963/01/14. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • KeyBank National Association: Batavia Branch at 219 East Main Street, branch established on 1981/10/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Woodforest National Bank: Batavia Branch at 4133 Veterans Memorial Drive, branch established on 2007/10/31. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Batavia Branch at 401 West Main Street, branch established on 1977/04/04. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Batavia Branch at 55 Main Street, branch established on 1956/11/26. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Batavia:

Marital status in Batavia, NY
  • Never married: 32.0%
  • Now married: 44.6%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

For population 25 years and over in Batavia:

  • High school or higher: 88.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Batavia
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Religion statistics for Batavia, NY (based on Genesee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic15,4559
Mainline Protestant6,00037
Evangelical Protestant4,46827
Other3213
Black Protestant1791
None33,656-
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: 10
Here:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Genesee County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Here:

4.64 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 48
This county:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.3%
New York:

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

16.2%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.2%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.8%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Batavia:

28.7
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Batavia:

19.5%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Batavia:

11.7%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Batavia:

6.9
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.0%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Batavia:

57.1%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.9%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Batavia, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 34$168,625$59,5150$0
Police Protection - Officers 27$153,995$68,4420$0
Streets and Highways 18$74,056$49,3710$0
Water Supply 18$76,556$51,0370$0
Parks and Recreation 8$23,488$35,2321$390
Other Government Administration 7$29,960$51,3600$0
Financial Administration 5$14,770$35,4481$868
Other and Unallocable 3$9,487$37,9483$2,537
Police - Other 2$5,593$33,5587$3,866
Sewerage 2$7,173$43,0380$0
Fire - Other 1$2,998$35,9760$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 125$566,701$54,40312$7,661

Batavia government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,316,000 ($157.97)
    General Public Buildings: $320,000 ($21.83)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $4,146,000 ($282.79)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,407,000 ($232.39)
    Police Protection: $3,258,000 ($222.22)
    General - Other: $2,804,000 ($191.26)
    Regular Highways: $1,482,000 ($101.08)
    Sewerage: $1,341,000 ($91.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $718,000 ($48.97)
    Financial Administration: $637,000 ($43.45)
    Central Staff Services: $635,000 ($43.31)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $282,000 ($19.23)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $248,000 ($16.92)
    Housing and Community Development: $244,000 ($16.64)
    General Public Buildings: $197,000 ($13.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $140,000 ($9.55)
    Parking Facilities: $29,000 ($1.98)
    Health - Other: $18,000 ($1.23)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $698,000 ($47.61)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $160,000 ($10.91)
    Local Fire Protection: $145,000 ($9.89)
    Parks and Recreation: $109,000 ($7.43)
    General - Other: $75,000 ($5.12)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $33,000 ($2.25)
    Regular Highways: $28,000 ($1.91)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($1.23)
    General Public Building: $4,000 ($0.27)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.07)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.07)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,248,000 ($562.58)

Batavia government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,669,000 ($182.05)
    Other: $935,000 ($63.77)
    Parks and Recreation: $71,000 ($4.84)
    Parking Facilities: $29,000 ($1.98)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,419,000 ($96.79)
    Other: $44,000 ($3.00)
    Housing and Community Development: $8,000 ($0.55)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $2,176,000 ($148.42)
    Health and Hospitals: $21,000 ($1.43)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $843,000 ($57.50)
    Fines and Forfeits: $127,000 ($8.66)
    Special Assessments: $79,000 ($5.39)
    Rents: $45,000 ($3.07)
    Interest Earnings: $38,000 ($2.59)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,821,000 ($260.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,751,000 ($119.43)
    Highways: $733,000 ($50.00)
    Other: $340,000 ($23.19)
    Health and Hospitals: $1,000 ($0.07)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,082,000 ($414.84)
    Property: $5,199,000 ($354.61)
    Public Utilities Sales: $408,000 ($27.83)
    Other License: $178,000 ($12.14)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $5,000 ($0.34)
    Amusements License: $2,000 ($0.14)

Batavia government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,130,000 ($418.12)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,665,000 ($386.40)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,035,000 ($275.22)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,570,000 ($243.50)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $3,700,000 ($252.37)
    End of Fiscal Year: $1,700,000 ($115.95)

Batavia government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $757,000 ($51.63)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,769,000 ($1143.78)

4.40% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,432 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
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 Monroe County, NY  0.99% ($41,318 average AGI)
from Erie County, NY  0.79% ($42,936)
from Wyoming County, NY  0.52% ($36,374)


5.26% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($55,743 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.26%
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 Monroe County, NY  1.15% ($41,704 average AGI)
to Erie County, NY  0.84% ($37,842)
to Wyoming County, NY  0.66% ($45,302)
Businesses in Batavia, NY
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Lane Furniture2
AT&T1Long John Silver's1
Ace Hardware1Lowe's1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets9
Applebee's1Maurices1
Arby's1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike1
Bed Bath & Beyond1OfficeMax1
Best Western1Payless1
Blockbuster1Penske1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Quality1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Clarion1Rite Aid2
Cold Stone Creamery1Sears1
Comfort Inn1Sprint Nextel1
Cricket Wireless1Starbucks1
Curves1Subway3
Days Inn1Super 81
Dennys1T-Mobile2
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
Dunkin Donuts1Target1
Famous Footwear1Tim Hortons2
Fashion Bug1Toyota1
FedEx2Travelodge1
GNC1U-Haul2
GameStop1UPS5
H&R Block2Vans1
Hilton1Verizon Wireless3
Home Depot1Walmart1
JCPenney1Wendy's1
KFC1YMCA2
Kmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Batavia:

  • WBTA (1490 AM; 1 kW; BATAVIA, NY; Owner: BRO-BEN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLGZ (990 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WXRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, NY; Owner: DOME BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTOR (770 AM; daytime; 9 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, NY; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCJW (1140 AM; daytime; 3 kW; WARSAW, NY; Owner: LLOYD LANE, INCORPORATED)
  • WHTK (1280 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • WXXI (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)
  • WYSL (1040 AM; 3 kW; AVON, NY; Owner: RADIO LIVINGSTON, LTD)
  • WBEN (930 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHIC (1460 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Batavia:

  • DW208AM (89.5 FM; BATAVIA, NY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WGCC-FM (90.7 FM; BATAVIA, NY; Owner: GENESEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WCOU (88.3 FM; WARSAW, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WLOF (101.7 FM; ATTICA, NY; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMJQ (105.5 FM; BROCKPORT, NY; Owner: CANANDAIGUA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNSA (107.7 FM; WETHERSFIELD TWNSHP, NY; Owner: ADELPHIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, DEBTOR-IN-POSSESSION)
  • WGRF (96.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRMM-FM (101.3 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WJCA (102.1 FM; ALBION, NY; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • 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.)
  • WBZA (98.9 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM ROCHESTER LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WDKX (103.9 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: MONROE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., LTD.)
  • WDCZ-FM (102.7 FM; WEBSTER, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Batavia:

  • WPXJ-TV (Channel 51; BATAVIA, NY; Owner: PAXSON BUFFALO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WNYO-TV (Channel 49; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: NEW YORK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WGRZ-TV (Channel 2; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: MULTIMEDIA ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • WKBW-TV (Channel 7; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WKBW-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WIVB-TV (Channel 4; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNED-TV (Channel 17; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WESTERN NY PUBLIC BROADCASTING ASSOC.)
  • WUTV (Channel 29; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WUTV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNLO (Channel 23; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Batavia: Charles F. Rand, George E. Ranney.

Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Batavia fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 23Number of bridges
  • 243ft / 74.0mTotal length
  • $44,612,000Total costs
  • 174,211Total average daily traffic
  • 4,450Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Batavia, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 101950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 41990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Batavia, NY
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Batavia)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 70 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Batavia, NY)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 136 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Batavia)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 21 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Batavia)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 6 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED47$76,064129$77,822285$78,30929$12,51743$64,884
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$57,00010$55,20044$74,0456$33,6675$65,200
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$77,50015$66,533149$72,53034$18,35315$61,400
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$69,00015$76,13397$77,8765$38,0005$69,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$79,0002$60,00019$75,7892$7,5001$86,000
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9505.00 , 9506.00, 9507.00, 9508.00, 9509.00, 9510.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 6 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED61$85,95164$82,8139$72,556
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$93,28611$91,0912$39,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$47,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$05$78,6001$72,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9505.00 , 9506.00, 9507.00, 9508.00, 9509.00, 9510.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Batavia, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Batavia, NY - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 98. The highest number of fire incidents - 158 took place in 2007, and the least - 57 in 2013. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Batavia, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (58.2%), and Outside Fires (22.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Batavia, NY
    • 96958.2%Structure Fires
    • 37322.4%Outside Fires
    • 23113.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 915.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Batavia, NY

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Batavia, New York:

  • Clarion Hotel Batavia, 8250 Park Rd, Batavia, New York 14020 , Phone: (585) 344-2100, Fax: (585) 344-0238
  • Ramada Ltd, 8204 Park Rd, Batavia, New York 14020 , Phone: (585) 343-1000, Fax: (585) 343-8608
  • Comfort Inn, 4371 Federal Dr, Batavia, New York 14020 , Phone: (585) 344-9999, Fax: (585) 345-7400
  • Best Western Crown Inn & Suites, 8210 Park Rd, Batavia, New York 14020 , Phone: (585) 344-8882, Fax: (585) 344-7187
  • Super 8, 200 Oak St, Batavia, New York 14020 , Phone: (585) 345-0800, Fax: (585) 344-1983
  • Hampton Inn, 4360 Commerce Dr, Batavia, New York 14020 , Phone: (585) 815-0475, Fax: (585) 815-0284
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 4356 Commerce Dr Batavia Ny, Batavia, New York 14020 , Phone: (814) 864-5987, Fax: (814) 864-5927
  • LaQuinta Inn and Suites, 8200 Park Rd, Batavia, New York 14020 , Phone: (585) 344-7000, Fax: (585) 343-4787
  • Hotel at Batavia Downs, 8319 Park Rd, Batavia, New York 14020 , Phone: (585) 815-7000
All 9 fire-safe hotels and motels in Batavia, New York
Most common first names in Batavia, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary29181.2 years
John21775.5 years
William20575.5 years
Joseph17177.6 years
Helen15281.1 years
Robert12570.6 years
James12371.9 years
Frank12377.5 years
George11476.6 years
Charles11077.0 years
Most common last names in Batavia, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8477.4 years
Johnson4672.9 years
Williams3771.7 years
Brown3776.8 years
Davis3479.4 years
Miller3176.4 years
Hale2672.9 years
Baker2572.7 years
Barone2578.2 years
Clark2374.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Batavia, NY
  • 94.5%Utility gas
  • 1.9%Electricity
  • 1.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Batavia, NY
  • 68.9%Utility gas
  • 24.8%Electricity
  • 2.2%Other fuel
  • 1.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used


Batavia compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Batavia on our top lists:

  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the blind (population 1,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in federal prisons and detention centers (population 1,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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