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Franklin County

Population in July 2009: 1,153. Population change since 2000: -3.3%
 

Males: 546  (47.4%)
Females: 607  (52.6%)

Median resident age:  33.6 years
New York median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 12914

Estimated median household income in 2011: $37,638 (it was $28,000 in 2000)
Bombay:

$37,638
New York:

$55,246
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $18,609

Bombay town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $67,268 (it was $46,200 in 2000)
Bombay:

$67,268
New York:

$285,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $87,692; Detached houses: $102,473; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $118,494; Mobile homes: $49,447
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Bombay races chart
  • White alone - 984 (82.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 176 (14.8%)
  • Two or more races - 13 (1.1%)
  • Hispanic - 11 (0.9%)
  • Black alone - 5 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.08%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Bombay: 146.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: French (24.0%), Irish (17.2%), French Canadian (11.6%), United States (8.5%), English (7.6%), German (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 189 feet

Land area: 35.8 square miles.

Population density: 32 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Bombay:

  • High school or higher: 77.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 10.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bombay town:

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

43 residents are foreign born (2.8% North America, 0.8% Europe).

This town:  3.6%
New York:  21.4%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Bombay, New York as of April 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Bombay to the number of sex offenders is 288 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Bombay town:  1.3% ($614)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Bombay satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (131.4 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (193.7 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (285.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Fort Covington, NY (2.2 miles ), Brasher, NY (2.7 miles ), Moira, NY (2.8 miles ), Brushton, NY (2.9 miles ), Bangor, NY (3.2 miles ), Westville, NY (3.2 miles ), Massena, NY (3.6 miles ), Brasher Falls-Winthrop, NY (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $21,800
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $49,000
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 44.94 N, Longitude: 74.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 518

Bombay household income distribution Bombay home values distribution

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.3%
New York:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Metal and metal products (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Food (4%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Food (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (14%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)

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

Average climate in Bombay, New York

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Earthquake activity:

Bombay-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 68% 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 69.5 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 53.4 miles away from Bombay center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 54.4 miles away from the city 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 70.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/8/2003 at 15:06:14, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.2 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 25.9 miles away from Bombay center
On 5/24/2002 at 23:46:00, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 54.5 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 Franklin County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near Bombay:

  • MASSENA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Local, provides emergency services, about 14 miles away; MASSENA, NY)

Political contributions by individuals in Bombay, NY

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bombay:

  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 27 miles; Potsdam, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,011)
  • Clarkson University (about 28 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 3,129)
  • St Lawrence University (about 37 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 2,297)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Canton (about 37 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 2,572)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 59 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,847)
  • Champlain College (about 76 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,086)
  • University of Vermont (about 76 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,405)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • First african american baby girl born in Bombay, new York at home was in 1976 (Bi-centennial)

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Notable location: Bombay Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Joseph Cemetery (1), Saint Josephs Cemetery (2), Saint Patrick Cemetery (3), Sand Hill Cemetery (4), Hillside Rest Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2009 was 20.0. This is significantly better than average.
City:

20.0
U.S.:

34.8
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 12.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

12.9
U.S.:

24.2
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 3.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

3.29
U.S.:

2.88

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

DABIEWS MARKET (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  70.6%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  13.3%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

20.9%
Whole state:

14.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

6.7%
Whole state:

7.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Bombay, NY

9 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010

Bombay compared to New York state average:

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


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (84%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Bombay (based on Franklin County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.61%
Here63.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionEpiscopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents84.3%7.2%2.1%1.5%1.2%
Congregations38.5%21.5%7.7%6.2%7.7%
Name The Wesleyan ChurchUnited Church of ChristSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents1.0%0.8%0.5%0.5%1.1%
Congregations4.6%1.5%3.1%3.1%6.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 18
Franklin County:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Franklin County:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Franklin County:

4.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

6.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

26.3%
New York:

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

13.7%
State:

15.6%

4.58% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,159 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.58%
New York average:

5.41%

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:
from St. Lawrence County, NY  0.64% ($27,648 average AGI)
from Essex County, NY  0.53% ($31,655)
from Clinton County, NY  0.52% ($29,012)


5.02% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,183 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
New York average:

6.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to St. Lawrence County, NY  0.72% ($28,873 average AGI)
to Essex County, NY  0.71% ($32,853)
to Clinton County, NY  0.67% ($29,136)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bombay:

  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WMSA (1340 AM; 1 kW; MASSENA, NY; Owner: SEAWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYBG (1050 AM; 1 kW; MASSENA, NY)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID INC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTWK (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bombay:

  • WYUL (94.7 FM; CHATEAUGAY, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WSLO (90.9 FM; MALONE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WVNV (96.5 FM; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bombay:

  • W14BU (Channel 14; MASSENA, NY; Owner: DAVID WELCH)
  • W25BX (Channel 25; MASSENA, NY; Owner: NELLIE GAJESKI)
  • W36BN (Channel 36; MASSENA, NY; Owner: NELLIE GAJESKI)
  • W65CR (Channel 65; MASSENA, NY; Owner: ROBERT G. JUILLERAT)
  • W20BA (Channel 20; MASSENA, NY; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WNYF-LP (Channel 28; MASSENA, NY; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNPI-TV (Channel 18; NORWOOD, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV COUNCIL, INC)
Bombay, New York:
  • Fatal accident count: 11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 15
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 4
  • Fatalities: 14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 40
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 4
New York average:
  • Fatal accident count: 73
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 106
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 19
  • Fatalities: 79
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 184
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 11
See more detailed statistics of Bombay fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 44 meters (144ft)
Total costs: $28,947,000
Total average daily traffic: 26,690
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,588
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 37,262


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: K3KYR, Previous Call Sign: WB2LRU, Licensee ID: L00183822
    Grant Date: 04/14/2006, Expiration Date: 06/18/2016, Certifier: Gordon J Jones
    Registrant: Gordon J Jones, 190 Reagan Flats Rd, Bombay, NY 12914
  • Call Sign: N2RIP, Licensee ID: L00297147
    Grant Date: 06/06/2002, Expiration Date: 06/16/2012
    Registrant: Louise N Pauly, 1467 State Route 95, Bombay, NY 12914
  • Call Sign: KC2HME, Licensee ID: L00322748
    Grant Date: 11/22/2010, Expiration Date: 02/07/2021, Certifier: Melissa G Jones
    Registrant: Melissa G Jones, 190 Reagan Flats Rd, Bombay, NY 12914

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6435S , Serial Number: 15067235, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 09/29/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Keith B Dba Edwards, 2548 State Route 95, Bombay, NY 12914, Other Owners: Flying Service Edwards


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 12

Incident types - Bombay


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

Most common first names in Bombay, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1277.1 years
William967.8 years
Joseph869.4 years
Mabel684.6 years
Anna678.8 years
James572.8 years
Margaret582.8 years
Francis481.8 years
Arthur484.7 years
Louis478.7 years
Most common last names in Bombay, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Herne1777.9 years
Jock1364.0 years
French766.3 years
Jacobs772.0 years
Durant669.0 years
Mulvana673.7 years
Cunningham573.4 years
Savage581.8 years
Chubb567.2 years
Brown561.8 years
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