For population 25 years and over in Cambridge:
For population 15 years and over in Cambridge village:
58 residents are foreign born (2.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,278 (2.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (31.8 miles , pop. 61,821).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (126.4 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (163.1 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: White Creek, NY (1.5 miles ), Jackson, NY (2.2 miles ), Greenwich, NY (2.7 miles ), Easton, NY (2.8 miles ), Hoosick, NY (3.0 miles ), Hoosick Falls, NY (3.0 miles ), Shaftsbury, VT (3.1 miles ), North Bennington, VT (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.03 N, Longitude: 73.38 W
Area code: 518
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Cambridge detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -186 (-8.8%).
Work and jobs in Cambridge: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cambridge, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cambridge-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 24% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the Cambridge village center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.
On 6/24/1960, a category F3 tornado 19.2 miles away from the village center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Cambridge-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 90% 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 80.1 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 95.5 miles away from Cambridge center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.3 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 77.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 73.3 miles away from Cambridge center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Washington County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Frederick W. Mausert III - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient, Harmon S. Graves - Football player and coach, Reynolds Cahoon - Mormon missionary, Charles Read (Medal of Honor) - Navy sailor and Medal of Honor recipient, Frank Wurm - Baseball player, Thomas Talbot (Massachusetts).
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Cambridge: Frederick W., Iii Mausert.
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Library in Cambridge:
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.45. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 14.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cambridge and their reported violations in the past:NEW SKETE KITCHENS (Address: 343 ASH GROVE ROAD , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cambridge that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.5%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 76.9% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Banks with branches in Cambridge (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Cambridge village (based on Washington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.97%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
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Cambridge government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.70% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,290 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,877 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Cambridge, New York:See more detailed statistics of Cambridge fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $629,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 270
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 4,200
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Cambridge, NY)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cambridge)
FAA Registered Aircraft:12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cambridge)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cambridge, NY
Total of 31 patent applications in 2008-2014.