Brasher Falls, New York

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Population in 2010: 669.
Males: 348  (52.0%)
Females: 321  (48.0%)
Median resident age:

30.6 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 13613.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,325
Brasher Falls:

$50,325
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,267

Brasher Falls CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $94,300
Brasher Falls:

$94,300
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $124,036; detached houses: $117,384

Median gross rent in 2017: $704.

March 2019 cost of living index in Brasher Falls: 96.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 26.2%
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  • Races in Brasher Falls, NY (2010)
    • 63695.1%White alone
    • 121.8%Hispanic
    • 101.5%Two or more races
    • 50.7%American Indian alone
    • 30.4%Other race alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Black alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Brasher Falls, New York as of January 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Brasher Falls is 43 to 1.


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Ancestries: French Canadian (16.8%), European (7.8%), Irish (7.8%), Canadian (7.4%), Czechoslovakian (7.0%), English (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 290 feet

10 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.5%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,519 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,531 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (120.5 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (181.2 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (277.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Brasher Falls-Winthrop, NY (0.7 miles ),
Winthrop, NY (1.0 miles ),
Stockholm, NY (2.3 miles ),
Brasher, NY (2.3 miles ),
Massena, NY (3.2 miles ),
Norfolk, NY (3.3 miles ),
Moira, NY (3.4 miles ),
Norwood, NY (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 44.81 N, Longitude: 74.77 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 315

Distribution of median household income in Brasher Falls, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Brasher Falls, NY in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.1%
New York:

4.1%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2017 was 41.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

41.5
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2017 was 1.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.66
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2017 was 1.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.08
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2017 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 12.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.5
U.S.:

19.6

Earthquake activity:

Brasher Falls-area historical earthquake activity is below New York state average. It is 92% 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 62.8 miles away from Brasher Falls 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 56.5 miles away from the city 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 57.7 miles away from Brasher Falls center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 181.6 miles away from Brasher Falls 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 64.7 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 25.2 miles away from Brasher Falls center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Hospitals and medical centers near Brasher Falls:

  • ST REGIS NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MASSENA, NY)
  • HIGHLAND NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MASSENA, NY)
  • MASSENA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; MASSENA, NY)
  • MASSENA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; MASSENA, NY)
  • CANTON-POTSDAM HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; POTSDAM, NY)
  • POTSDAM NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; POTSDAM, NY)
  • HEALTH SERVICES OF NORTHERN NEW YORK INC CHHA (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; POTSDAM, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brasher Falls:

  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 15 miles; Potsdam, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,307)
  • Clarkson University (about 15 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 3,472)
  • St Lawrence University (about 25 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 2,501)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Canton (about 25 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,411)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 65 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Champlain College (about 81 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • University of Vermont (about 81 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)

Public high school in Brasher Falls:

Public elementary/middle schools in Brasher Falls:

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Notable locations in Brasher Falls: Riverside Campground (A), Brasher Falls Sewer District 1 Sewage Treatment Plant (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Brasher Falls: Saint Patricks Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Fairview Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

St. Lawrence County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

JELLY BEANS RIVERSIDE CAMPGROUND LLC (Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (SEP-14-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
RIVERVIEW BAR & RESTAURANT, INC. (Address: 1378 STATE HIGHWAY 11C , Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
MEADOWBROOK GOLF COURSE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
PRIMABELLAS PIZZERIA (Address: 311 STATE HIGHWAY 420 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
MUNSONS MINI MART (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This place:

2.3 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

58.5%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

9.3%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Brasher Falls:

Marital status in Brasher Falls, NY
  • Never married: 32.9%
  • Now married: 47.9%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

For population 25 years and over in Brasher Falls:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
New York average:

13.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brasher Falls, NY (based on St. Lawrence County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic24,47832
Mainline Protestant8,07572
Evangelical Protestant5,36455
Other2,09311
Black Protestant1791
None71,755-
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: 28
St. Lawrence County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
St. Lawrence County:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
This county:

5.01 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 106
St. Lawrence County:

9.66 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

8.5%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.6%
State:

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

13.3%
New York:

15.6%

3.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,975 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.20%
New York average:

4.90%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,467 average AGI)
St. Lawrence County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jefferson County, NY  0.34% ($30,811 average AGI)
from Franklin County, NY  0.29% ($34,226)
from Onondaga County, NY  0.11% ($56,128)


4.22% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,455 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.22%
New York average:

5.85%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($673 average AGI)
St. Lawrence County:

0.07%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jefferson County, NY  0.39% ($35,826 average AGI)
to Franklin County, NY  0.25% ($35,348)
to Onondaga County, NY  0.19% ($43,408)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brasher Falls:

  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WMSA (1340 AM; 1 kW; MASSENA, NY; Owner: SEAWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WYBG (1050 AM; 1 kW; MASSENA, NY)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPDM (1470 AM; 1 kW; POTSDAM, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE RADIO, 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.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brasher Falls:

  • WYUL (94.7 FM; CHATEAUGAY, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WRGR (102.3 FM; TUPPER LAKE, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID, INC.)
  • WSLO (90.9 FM; MALONE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRCD (101.5 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: RADIO POWER INC.)
  • WVNV (96.5 FM; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WYSI (96.7 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: RADIO POWER, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Brasher Falls:

  • 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)

Brasher Falls fatal accident list:

Nov 4, 2015 09:00 PM, Cr-55, Lat: 44.827800, Lon: -74.682858, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 31, 2013 11:45 AM, Sr-37c, Lat: 44.923208, Lon: -74.720758, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 30, 2010 03:46 PM, Cr-37, Lat: 44.932844, Lon: -74.641778, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 29, 2009 10:06 AM, Cr-38, Lat: 44.862683, Lon: -74.813761, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 22, 2004 04:45 PM, Sr-37c, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Oct 18, 1997 10:26 AM, 37, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 6.6mTotal length
  • $2,959,000Total costs
  • 4,834Total average daily traffic
  • 478Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,880Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Cr Rofw Mp172.7 E Of Mahoney Rd Xing (Lat: 44.926722 Lon: -74.657694), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: KNNH920,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.070 MHz, Grant Date: 12/02/2015, Expiration Date: 01/23/2026, Certifier: Rae A Greene, Registrant: Csx Transportation Inc, 6735 Southpoint Dr S, 4th Flr, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6013, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • BRASHER FALLS, 2415 County Route 38 (Lat: 44.858444 Lon: -74.832306), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQQK737,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2013, Expiration Date: 01/15/2023, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • St. Lawrence, Lat: 44.802750 Lon: -74.764250, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQWG788,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10995.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/18/2015, Expiration Date: 08/18/2025, Certifier: Jeff Beekhoo, Registrant: Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe, 2819 State Route 95, Bombay, NY 12914, Phone: (518) 358-2105, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brasher Falls)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: FORBES ROBERT W BUSH CADDY L-164 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: MAZDA 13B (146 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 164WF , Serial Number: CA004-110, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 05/16/2017, Certificate Issue Date: 03/09/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Robert W Forbes, 761 W Mahoney Rd, Brasher Falls, NY 13613
  • Aircraft: DEE-JAYS ULTRA LIGHTS INC CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 315DJ , Serial Number: CH2 0191-0620, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 12/17/1991, Certificate Issue Date: 02/28/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Allen J Depoalo, 332 County Route 50, Brasher Falls, NY 13613

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Brasher Falls, NY
  • 46.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 44.4%Utility gas
  • 5.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Brasher Falls, NY
  • 46.4%Utility gas
  • 30.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.6%Electricity
  • 10.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Brasher Falls compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.

Brasher Falls on our top lists:

  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Poland (population 500+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
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