For population 25 years and over in Brasher:
For population 15 years and over in Brasher town:
39 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (125.7 miles , pop. 60,651).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (186.3 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (291.4 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Brasher Falls, NY (2.3 miles ), Brasher Falls-Winthrop, NY (2.4 miles ), Winthrop, NY (2.6 miles ), Bombay, NY (2.7 miles ), Moira, NY (3.0 miles ), Massena, NY (3.0 miles ), Stockholm, NY (3.2 miles ), Brushton, NY (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.88 N, Longitude: 74.72 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 315
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Brasher: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Earthquake activity:Brasher-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 69% 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 66.5 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 56.0 miles away from Brasher 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 57.2 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 68.0 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 Brasher 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 57.4 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)
Birthplace of: B. A. Rolfe - Band leader.
Hospitals/medical centers near Brasher:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brasher:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 12.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 6.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 3.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
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:
2 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Brasher compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Brasher town (based on St. Lawrence County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.12%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 28
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Number of full-service restaurants: 106
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.20% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,907 average adjusted gross income)
0.39% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,270 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.66% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,085 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($942 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Brasher:
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TV broadcast stations around Brasher:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Brasher, NY
Total length: 40 meters (131ft)
Total costs: $36,273,000
Total average daily traffic: 9,494
Total average daily truck traffic: 853
Total future (year 2020) average daily traffic: 13,177