Brasher Falls-Winthrop, New York

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Population in July 2007: 1,116.
Males: 526  (47.2%)
Females: 590  (52.8%)
Median resident age:  41.1 years
New York median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 13613.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,574 (it was $30,505 in 2000)
Brasher Falls-Winthrop:

$42,574
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,280 (it was $18,263 in 2000)

Brasher Falls-Winthrop CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,193 (it was $56,800 in 2000)
Brasher Falls-Winthrop:

$79,193
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $120,123; Detached houses: $120,363; Townhouses or other attached units: $397,003; In 2-unit structures: $289,493; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $148,972; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $499,036; Mobile homes: $39,061
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  • Races in Brasher Falls-Winthrop, NY (2000)

    Brasher Falls-Winthrop races chart
    • 1,11497.7%White alone
    • 100.9%Two or more races
    • 60.5%Black alone
    • 50.4%American Indian alone
    • 40.4%Hispanic
    • 10.09%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brasher Falls-Winthrop: 98.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (19.6%), French (19.1%), English (10.6%), Italian (7.7%), United States (6.1%), French Canadian (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 4.46 square miles.

Population density: 250 people per square mile   (very low).

Brasher Falls-Winthrop,NY real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Brasher Falls-Winthrop:

  • High school or higher: 81.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brasher Falls-Winthrop CDP:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 56.3%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 6.0%

33 residents are foreign born (2.4% Europe, 0.5% North America).

This place:

2.9%
New York:

22.3%

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

Brasher Falls-Winthrop CDP:  2.4% ($1,336)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Brasher Falls-Winthrop satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (120.1 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (180.8 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (277.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Brasher Falls, NY (0.7 miles ), Winthrop, NY (0.8 miles ), Stockholm, NY (2.2 miles ), Brasher, NY (2.4 miles ), Norfolk, NY (3.2 miles ), Massena, NY (3.2 miles ), Norwood, NY (3.4 miles ), Moira, NY (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 44.80 N, Longitude: 74.78 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 315

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.9%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Metal and metal products (14%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Broadcasting and telecommunications (6%)
  • Food (5%)
  • Educational services (39%)
  • Health care (25%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Carpenters (13%)
  • Electricians (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (24%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (16%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Brasher Falls-Winthrop: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Brasher Falls-Winthrop, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Brasher Falls-Winthrop-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 62.5 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 56.5 miles away from Brasher Falls-Winthrop 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 the city 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 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 64.4 miles away from Brasher Falls-Winthrop 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 25.1 miles away from the city 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)
Brasher Falls-Winthrop topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brasher Falls-Winthrop:

  • 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 14 miles away; POTSDAM, NY)

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

  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 14 miles; Potsdam, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,307)
  • Clarkson University (about 15 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 3,472)
  • St Lawrence University (about 24 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)
  • Jefferson Community College (about 81 miles; Watertown, NY; FT enrollment: 2,886)
  • Champlain College (about 81 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)

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

Churches in Brasher Falls-Winthrop include: Saint Patricks Church (A), Victory Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: West Branch Saint Regis River (A), Bell Brook (B). Display/hide their locations 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

Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 44.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

44.4
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.00. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.00
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.19. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.19
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 13.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 6.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.32
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  61.4%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.8%
Whole state:  5.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

9.3%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

2.9%
Whole state:

7.4%
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
New York average:

14.2

Brasher Falls-Winthrop travel time to work - commute Brasher Falls-Winthrop mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Brasher Falls-Winthrop CDP (based on St. Lawrence County data)

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
St. Lawrence County:

5.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 106
Here:

9.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Lawrence County:

29.6%
New York:

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

13.3%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Brasher Falls-Winthrop:

55.5%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Brasher Falls-Winthrop:

53.0%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.3
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Brasher Falls-Winthrop:

18.0%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brasher Falls-Winthrop:

7.6%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brasher Falls-Winthrop:

7.1
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.3%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

60.0%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Brasher Falls-Winthrop:

78.0%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brasher Falls-Winthrop, NY Residents

3.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,133 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.28%
New York average:

5.06%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,793 average AGI)
St. Lawrence County:

0.10%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, NY  0.37% ($29,655 average AGI)
from Franklin County, NY  0.31% ($34,568)
from Onondaga County, NY  0.14% ($50,173)


3.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,953 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.94%
New York average:

5.46%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($762 average AGI)
St. Lawrence County:

0.11%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, NY  0.38% ($28,681 average AGI)
to Franklin County, NY  0.26% ($24,920)
to Onondaga County, NY  0.17% ($34,576)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brasher Falls-Winthrop:

  • 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.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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-Winthrop:

  • 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.)
  • WRCD (101.5 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: RADIO POWER INC.)
  • WSLO (90.9 FM; MALONE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WVNV (96.5 FM; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WYSI (96.7 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: RADIO POWER, INC.)
  • WSLU (89.5 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Brasher Falls-Winthrop:

  • 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)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (74%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Brasher Falls-Winthrop 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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