Calcium, New York

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Population in 2010: 3,491. Population change since 2000: +4.3%
Males: 1,953  (56.0%)
Females: 1,538  (44.0%)
Median resident age:  25.6 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 13616, 13637.

Calcium Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,783 (it was $28,977 in 2000)
Calcium:

$42,783
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,884 (it was $10,356 in 2000)

Calcium CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $148,710 (it was $55,100 in 2000)
Calcium:

$148,710
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $160,479; Detached houses: $174,419; Townhouses or other attached units: $253,306; In 2-unit structures: $127,940; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $134,883; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $198,295; Mobile homes: $55,311; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $17,853

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,221.

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  • Races in Calcium, NY (2013)

    Calcium races chart
    • 1,84955.5%White alone
    • 82024.6%Hispanic
    • 2888.6%Two or more races
    • 2647.9%Black alone
    • 892.7%Asian alone
    • 310.9%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Calcium: 94.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: French (11.0%), German (10.7%), English (10.4%), Irish (5.5%), Italian (4.7%), Portuguese (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 472 feet

Land area: 5.59 square miles.

Population density: 625 people per square mile   (low).

Calcium,NY real estate house value index trend

Calcium, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Calcium:

  • High school or higher: 88.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.7%
  • Unemployed: 16.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Calcium CDP:

  • Never married: 27.5%
  • Now married: 58.7%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

134 residents are foreign born (2.9% Latin America, 1.2% Asia, 0.5% Oceania).

This place:

4.0%
New York:

22.3%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Calcium, New York as of July 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Calcium to the number of sex offenders is 1,164 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,213 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,277 (2.3%)

Calcium satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clay, NY (63.6 miles , pop. 58,805).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (107.1 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (242.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Pamelia, NY (1.6 miles ), Black River, NY (1.7 miles ), Pamelia Center, NY (1.7 miles ), Le Ray, NY (1.8 miles ), Felts Mills, NY (2.0 miles ), Evans Mills, NY (2.0 miles ), Fort Drum, NY (2.0 miles ), Watertown, NY (2.3 miles ).

Latitude: 44.03 N, Longitude: 75.84 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 315

Calcium household income distribution Calcium home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (43%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (2%)
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Legal occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Calcium, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Calcium-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 89% 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 74.9 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 109.8 miles away from Calcium center
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) earthquake occurred 290.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 215.1 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 79.1 miles away from Calcium center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 111.2 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)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Calcium topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Calcium:

  • JEFFERSON CO PUB HLTH SVS CHHA (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • MERCY OF NORTHERN NEW YORK (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • HOSPICE OF JEFFERSON COUNTY INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • JEFFERSON REHAB CENTER, NYSARC, INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • SAMARITAN KEEP NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • RENAL CARE OF NORTHERN NEW YORK, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; WATERTOWN, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Calcium:

  • Jefferson Community College (about 6 miles; Watertown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,886)
  • St Lawrence University (about 52 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 2,501)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Canton (about 52 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,411)
  • SUNY College at Oswego (about 54 miles; Oswego, NY; FT enrollment: 7,550)
  • Clarkson University (about 61 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 3,472)
  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 61 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 4,307)
  • Le Moyne College (about 70 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 3,041)

Public elementary/middle school in Calcium:

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Notable location: Gracey Stoney Acres (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Calcium include: Calcium Community Church (A), Tri County Church of Christ (B), Islamic Center of Northern New York (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Jefferson 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 67.3. This is about average.

City:

67.3
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.5%
(5.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.1% for Black residents, 25.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 83.0% for American Indian residents, 3.1% for other race residents, 31.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  72.0%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.9%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Calcium compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
New York average:

13.9

Calcium travel time to work - commute Calcium mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Calcium CDP (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic21,19423
Mainline Protestant10,12473
Evangelical Protestant4,88843
Other3,1768
Orthodox1401
Black Protestant161
None76,691-
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
Jefferson County:

2.37 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Jefferson County:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 53
Jefferson County:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 116
Here:

9.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

28.0%
New York:

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

10.1%
State:

15.6%

12.08% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,728 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.08%
New York average:

5.06%

0.92% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,447 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.92%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lewis County, NY  0.35% ($31,542 average AGI)
from St. Lawrence County, NY  0.33% ($28,681)
from Bell County, TX  0.22% ($34,656)


12.31% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,733 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.31%
New York average:

5.46%

0.78% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,116 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.78%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to St. Lawrence County, NY  0.32% ($29,655 average AGI)
to Lewis County, NY  0.28% ($32,870)
to Onondaga County, NY  0.27% ($43,967)

Strongest AM radio stations in Calcium:

  • WNER (1410 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • WATN (1240 AM; 1 kW; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WTNY (790 AM; 1 kW; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF WATERTOWN, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WSCP (1070 AM; daytime; 3 kW; SANDY CREEK-PULASKI, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Calcium:

  • WFRY-FM (97.5 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF WATERTOWN, INC.)
  • WSLJ (88.9 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRVJ (91.7 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WBDI (106.7 FM; COPENHAGEN, NY; Owner: FORCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WTOJ (103.1 FM; CARTHAGE, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJNY (90.9 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: PUBLIC B/CNG COUNCIL CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WCIZ-FM (93.3 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF WATERTOWN, INC.)
  • WWJS (90.1 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: LIBERTY COMMUNICATIONS FAMILY B/G)
  • WLLG (99.3 FM; LOWVILLE, NY; Owner: THE FLACK BROADCASTING GROUP L.L.C.)
  • WOTT (100.7 FM; HENDERSON, NY; Owner: JEFFERSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMHI (94.7 FM; CAPE VINCENT, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY INC)
  • W211AR (90.1 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBDR (102.7 FM; CAPE VINCENT, NY; Owner: BORDER INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING, I)
  • W281AA (104.1 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: CLANCY - MANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Calcium:

  • WWNY-TV (Channel 7; CARTHAGE, NY; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WWTI (Channel 50; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WPBS-TV (Channel 16; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV COUNCIL, INC)
  • WBQZ-LP (Channel 34; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: ANTHONY DiMARCANTONIO)
  • WLOT-LP (Channel 66; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: R. ANTHONY DiMARCANTONIO)
  • WNYF-CA (Channel 25; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Christopher B Page, 27123 Nys Rte. 283 (Lat: 44.023556 Lon: -75.825806), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m
    Registrant: 8472401508, Atcfaa-Fccmidwest@americantower.Com, 1101 PERIMETER DRIVE STE 700
  • Tim McDougall, 27123 Nys Rte. 283 (Lat: 44.023556 Lon: -75.825806), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m
    Registrant: 6175857600, , 116 HUNTINGTON AVE, Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • Steve Lawson, 27123 Nys Rte. 283 (Lat: 44.023556 Lon: -75.825806), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m
    Registrant: 9194680112, Steven.Lawson@spectrasite.Com, 100 REGENCY FOREST DR., SUITE 400
  • Nicole Gardner, 27123 Nys Rte. 283 (Lat: 44.023556 Lon: -75.825806), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m
    Registrant: 9194680112, Steven.Lawson@spectrasite.Com, 100 REGENCY FOREST DR., SUITE 400
  • Tim McDougall, 27123 Nys Rte. 283 (Lat: 44.023556 Lon: -75.825806), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m
    Registrant: 6175857600, Atcfaa-Fccnortheast@americantower.Com, 116 HUNTINGTON AVE, Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • CARISSA L BICK, 27123 Nys Rte. 283 (Lat: 44.023556 Lon: -75.825806), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.6 m
    Registrant: 6175857614, Atcfaa-Fccnortheast@americantower.Com, 10 PRESIDENTIAL WAY
  • Bridget Carter, 27123 Nys Rte. 283 (Lat: 44.023556 Lon: -75.825806), Type: 60.6, Structure height: 36045 m, Overall height: 57.6 m
    Registrant: 6175857614, Atcfaa-Fccnortheast@americantower.Com, 10 PRESIDENTIAL WAY

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 7952 Route 11 (Lat: 44.018889 Lon: -75.855833), Call Sign: WQPZ913
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz... (+22 more)
    Grant Date: 10/02/2012, Expiration Date: 10/02/2022, Certifier: Laura Nicholson
    Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KB2KTX
    Grant Date: 02/12/1991, Expiration Date: 02/12/2001, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2003
    Registrant: Leslie R Chase, Box 49, Calcium, NY 13616
  • Call Sign: KF4SEG, Licensee ID: L00591450
    Grant Date: 06/02/1997, Expiration Date: 06/02/2007, Cancellation Date: 06/03/2009, Certifier: Ella M Lalone
    Registrant: Ella M Lalone, 25532 James St, Calcium, NY 13616
  • Call Sign: W2GLH
    Grant Date: 03/06/1990, Expiration Date: 03/06/2000, Cancellation Date: 03/07/2002
    Registrant: Richard J Cote, 7164 Route 11, Calcium, NY 13616
  • Call Sign: KC2WCO, Licensee ID: L00984396
    Grant Date: 11/18/2009, Expiration Date: 11/18/2019, Cancellation Date: 01/04/2012, Certifier: Albert E Franke Iii
    Registrant: Albert E Franke Iii, 24928 Crysler Dr, Calcium, NY 13616-2152

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 28
  • Hazardous Condition: 18
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Calcium

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Calcium, NY
Most common first names in Calcium, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George877.4 years
John660.5 years
Helen573.2 years
Mary570.0 years
Alice478.0 years
Charles479.5 years
Robert468.7 years
Bernice374.3 years
Betty377.0 years
Howard371.3 years
Most common last names in Calcium, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gonseth484.3 years
Schrodt460.2 years
Flinchum374.0 years
Labrie368.3 years
Smith368.0 years
Dean278.9 years
Austin282.5 years
Bailey272.1 years
Howard277.5 years
Kafka267.5 years

Businesses in Calcium, NY

  • McDonald's: 1
  • Microtel: 1
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