For population 25 years and over in Berne:
For population 15 years and over in Berne town:
63 residents are foreign born (1.4% Europe, 0.6% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (17.4 miles , pop. 61,821).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (128.1 miles , pop. 222,611).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (131.4 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Knox, NY (2.5 miles ), Wright, NY (2.6 miles ), Westerlo, NY (2.7 miles ), Rensselaerville, NY (2.9 miles ), Altamont, NY (3.0 miles ), New Scotland, NY (3.1 miles ), Voorheesville, NY (3.2 miles ), Middleburgh, NY (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.60 N, Longitude: 74.12 W
Area code: 518
Work and jobs in Berne: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Berne, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Berne-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the Berne town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 8/28/1973, a category F4 tornado 37.9 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Berne-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 94.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 28.3 miles away from Berne center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 95.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 0.5 miles away from Berne center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Albany County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Joseph P. Bradley - Federal judge, Albert Gallup - Politician, Elihu Doty - Christian missionary.
Hospitals/medical centers near Berne:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Berne:
Public high school in Berne:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Berne:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.334. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.18. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.58. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Berne and their reported violations in the past:SHELL INN (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HELDERBERG COUNTRY CAFE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Berne compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Berne town (based on Albany County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 75
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 32
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 94
Number of full-service restaurants: 303
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,646 average adjusted gross income)
0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($226 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($42,910 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($240 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Berne fatal accident list:
Sep 1, 2006 07:00 PM, Colehill Rd, Lat: 42.594014, Lon: -74.094728, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 20, 2004 04:20 PM, Cr-1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 27, 1999 10:39 AM, Cr-10, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 28, 1997 07:39 PM, 85, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Feb 22, 1997 05:51 PM, 443, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 15See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Berne, NY
Total length: 27 meters (89ft)
Total costs: $17,173,000
Total average daily traffic: 7,320
Total average daily truck traffic: 535
Total future (year 2021) average daily traffic: 9,780
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Berne)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
Total of 17 patent applications in 2008-2014.