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Chautauqua County

Population in July 2009: 7,391. Population change since 2000: -4.8%
 

Males: 3,634  (49.2%)
Females: 3,757  (50.8%)

Median resident age:  47.3 years
New York median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 14750

Estimated median household income in 2011: $50,703 (it was $41,450 in 2000)
Busti:

$50,703
New York:

$55,246
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $27,773

Busti town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $98,398 (it was $75,700 in 2000)
Busti:

$98,398
New York:

$285,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $118,306; Detached houses: $124,828; Townhouses or other attached units: $118,104; In 2-unit structures: $89,935; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $125,031; Mobile homes: $26,063

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Busti races chart
  • White alone - 7,561 (97.4%)
  • Hispanic - 55 (0.7%)
  • Black alone - 39 (0.5%)
  • Two or more races - 36 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 33 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 30 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (0.08%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Busti: 186.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: Swedish (25.5%), German (22.3%), English (17.4%), Irish (14.1%), Italian (11.3%), Polish (5.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1368 feet

Land area: 47.8 square miles.

Population density: 155 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Busti:

  • High school or higher: 87.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Busti town:

  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 60.8%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

85 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.1%
New York:  21.4%

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

Busti town:  2.8% ($2,142)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Busti satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Erie, PA (38.7 miles , pop. 103,717).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (61.8 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (261.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Lakewood, NY (1.1 miles ), Jamestown West, NY (1.6 miles ), Celoron, NY (1.7 miles ), Jamestown, NY (2.1 miles ), Ellicott, NY (2.2 miles ), Harmony, NY (2.5 miles ), Bemus Point, NY (2.6 miles ), Ellery, NY (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $145,700
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $150,300
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $139,200
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $207,600
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $208,000
  • 2003: 14 buildings, average cost: $176,100
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $183,800
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $162,700
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $99,700
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $186,800
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $210,300
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $156,800
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $261,000
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $220,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 42.08 N, Longitude: 79.32 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 716

Busti household income distribution Busti home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Busti by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 01011000110
per 100,000 0.013.00.013.113.20.00.00.013.713.50.0
Robberies 01113100301
per 100,000 0.013.013.013.139.513.40.00.041.20.013.6
Assaults 23112240112
per 100,000 25.539.013.013.126.326.854.40.013.713.527.2
Burglaries 453122923228222125
per 100,000 51.164.939.1157.3381.7308.5299.1108.8302.5284.4339.7
Thefts 751408459146194254229248195260
per 100,000 957.41818.21095.0773.31921.62602.33453.03113.53409.92640.83532.6
Auto thefts 00000445538
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.053.754.468.068.740.6108.7
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/A010000N/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/A0.013.40.00.00.00.0N/A
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.0) 48.2102.054.560.6134.7143.1178.9141.3194.3146.1188.2

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Busti detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.4%
New York:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Metal and metal products (14%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Machinery (7%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Transportation equipment (4%)
  • Health care (20%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
  • Food and beverage stores (3%)
  • Machinery (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Top executives (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Busti, New York

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Tornado activity:

Busti-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.9 miles away from the Busti town center .

On 5/31/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the town center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Busti-area historical earthquake activity is below New York state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 68.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 76.6 miles away from Busti center
On 6/20/2006 at 20:11:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 99.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/12/1994 at 10:43:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 88.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/1993 at 06:30:05, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from Busti center
On 6/30/2003 at 19:21:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 98.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Chautauqua County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 3, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Busti topographic map

Birthplace of: George Stoneman - Union Army general and governor.


Hospitals/medical centers near Busti:

  • WOMAN'S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 5 miles away; JAMESTOWN, NY)

Local government website: www.townofbusti.com

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Busti:

  • Jamestown Community College (about 6 miles; Jamestown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,816)
  • SUNY at Fredonia (about 25 miles; Fredonia, NY; FT enrollment: 5,406)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College (about 34 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 4,031)
  • Mercyhurst College (about 38 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 3,674)
  • Gannon University (about 40 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 2,936)
  • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (about 41 miles; Erie, PA; FT enrollment: 2,574)
  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania (about 44 miles; Edinboro, PA; FT enrollment: 6,252)

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Notable locations in Busti: Village of Lakewood Sewage Treatment Plant (A), Chautauqua Perennial Gardens (B), Springvale Farm And Greenhouses (C), Sunset Valley Golf (D), South Hills Country Club (E), Johnson Farms (F), Maplehurst Golf Course (G), Jamestown Rifle Club (H), Hazeltine Public Library (I), Busti Fire Department (J), Lakewood Village Hall (K), Lakewood Fire Department (L), Loyalton at Lakewood Assisted Living Facility (M), Lakewood Memorial Library (N), Busti Town Hall (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Chautauqua Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Busti include: Lakewood Methodist Episcopal Church (A), Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church (B), Family Church (C), Lakewood Baptist Church (D), Living Waters Open Bible Church (E), Busti Church of God (F), Busti Federated Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bush Cemetery (1), Wellman Road Cemetery (2), Bentley Cemetery (3), Busti Cemetery (4), Wintergreen Cemetery (5), Hatch Cemetery (6), Wilcox Road Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Hatch Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Chautauqua County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  SO2 Ozone  PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 30.5. This is about average.
City:

30.5
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.73. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.73
U.S.:

2.43
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 34.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

34.4
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 10.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.7
U.S.:

22.9
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.40. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

7.40
U.S.:

9.59


Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.0%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.3%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

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

6.2%
Whole state:

14.6%

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

1.4%
Whole state:

7.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Busti, NY

26 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Busti 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

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 Busti (based on Chautauqua County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.28%
Here50.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal Church
Adherents49.4%15.8%7.9%3.1%2.2%
Congregations12.6%23.2%6.6%4.0%3.5%
Name The Wesleyan Church The Evangelical Covenant ChurchGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents1.9%1.7%1.6%1.6%14.7%
Congregations2.5%1.0%4.0%4.0%38.4%
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: 37
Chautauqua County:

2.76 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Chautauqua County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Chautauqua County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 148
Here:

11.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Chautauqua County:

29.3%
New York:

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

12.4%
State:

15.6%

3.46% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,171 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.46%
New York average:

5.41%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($601 average AGI)
Chautauqua County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.24%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Erie County, NY  0.63% ($31,512 average AGI)
from Cattaraugus County, NY  0.39% ($26,697)
from Erie County, PA  0.20% ($28,938)


4.49% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,407 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.49%
New York average:

6.26%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($266 average AGI)
Chautauqua County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.10%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Erie County, NY  0.67% ($27,775 average AGI)
to Cattaraugus County, NY  0.29% ($24,071)
to Erie County, PA  0.25% ($34,942)

Strongest AM radio stations in Busti:

  • WJTN (1240 AM; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: MEDIA ONE GROUP, LLC)
  • WKSN (1340 AM; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, L.L.C.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNAE (1310 AM; 5 kW; WARREN, PA; Owner: KINZUA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRIE (1260 AM; 5 kW; ERIE, PA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF ERIE, INC.)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGGO (1590 AM; 5 kW; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFNN (1330 AM; 5 kW; ERIE, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Busti:

  • WWSE (93.3 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: MEDIA ONE GROUP, LLC)
  • WUBJ (88.1 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WKZA (106.9 FM; LAKEWOOD, NY; Owner: CROSS COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W205BA (88.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMHU (101.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, L.L.C.)
  • WNJA (89.7 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING ASSOC)
  • WCOT (90.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WQFX-FM (103.1 FM; RUSSELL, PA; Owner: SOUTHBRIDGE RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBKX (96.5 FM; FREDONIA, NY; Owner: CHADWICK BAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRKT (100.9 FM; NORTH EAST, PA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WRRN (92.3 FM; WARREN, PA; Owner: KINZUA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKNB (104.3 FM; CLARENDON, PA; Owner: KINZUA BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WOGM-LP (105.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE BAPTIST CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Busti:

  • W46BA (Channel 46; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)
  • WNYB (Channel 26; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W10BH (Channel 10; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WNGS (Channel 67; SPRINGVILLE, NY; Owner: CAROLINE K. POWLEY D/B/A UNICORN/SPRINGVILLE)
  • WICU-TV (Channel 12; ERIE, PA; Owner: SJL OF PENNSYLVANIA, INC.)
  • WJET-TV (Channel 24; ERIE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF ERIE, L.L.C.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Busti, New York:
  • Fatal accident count: 19
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 35
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 8
  • Fatalities: 19
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 47
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
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 Busti fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 23
Total length: 37 meters (121ft)
Total costs: $46,582,000
Total average daily traffic: 42,950
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,818
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 53,325

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 3
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 2
  • 1960-1969: 0
  • 1970-1979: 4
  • 1980-1989: 5
  • 1990-1999: 6
  • 2000-2009: 2
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Busti, NY

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