Cattaraugus, New York

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Population in 2017: 922 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -14.2%
 
Males: 467  (50.7%)
Females: 455  (49.3%)
Median resident age:

46.6 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 14719.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,832 (it was $30,664 in 2000)
Cattaraugus:

$46,832
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,598 (it was $16,605 in 2000)

Cattaraugus village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $69,007 (it was $54,100 in 2000)
Cattaraugus:

$69,007
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $118,735; detached houses: $115,411; townhouses or other attached units: $177,995; in 2-unit structures: $93,824; in 3-to-4-unit structures: over $1,000,000; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $203,221; mobile homes: $46,386

Median gross rent in 2017: $470.

March 2019 cost of living index in Cattaraugus: 93.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.6%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 75.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Cattaraugus, NY (2010)
    • 96996.7%White alone
    • 191.9%Hispanic
    • 70.7%American Indian alone
    • 50.5%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Black alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Cattaraugus, New York as of January 26, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cattaraugus is 139 to 1.


Crime rates in Cattaraugus by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(287.4)
2
(193.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(203.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(102.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(191.6)
4
(387.6)
1
(99.4)
1
(101.6)
2
(205.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(102.6)
1
(107.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(109.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(191.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(99.4)
1
(101.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(200.0)
4
(408.2)
1
(102.6)
2
(214.8)
1
(107.9)
0
(0.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(99.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)78.565.918.951.814.48.016.331.816.14.37.6

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Crime rate in Cattaraugus detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Ancestries: German (47.3%), Irish (10.3%), Polish (7.4%), English (7.1%), American (6.7%), Scottish (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1882

Elevation: 1383 feet

Land area: 1.12 square miles.

Population density: 823 people per square mile   (low).

Cattaraugus, New York map

12 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.3%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,104 (4.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,851 (4.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Buffalo, NY (39.8 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (252.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

New Albion, NY (1.1 miles ),
Otto, NY (2.1 miles ),
Mansfield, NY (2.4 miles ),
Little Valley, NY (2.6 miles ),
Leon, NY (2.7 miles ),
East Otto, NY (2.7 miles ),
Napoli, NY (2.8 miles ),
Persia, NY (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 42.33 N, Longitude: 78.87 W

Area code: 716

Distribution of median household income in Cattaraugus, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Cattaraugus, NY in 2017
Cattaraugus satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $60,000
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.4%
New York:

4.1%
Most common industries in Cattaraugus, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.2%)
  • Health care (8.8%)
  • Public administration (7.1%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (11.0%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Machinery (5.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.3%)
  • Health care (15.5%)
  • Public administration (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Social assistance (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Cattaraugus, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.3%)
  • Religious workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.8%)
  • Child care workers (4.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.0%)

Average climate in Cattaraugus, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cattaraugus-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the Cattaraugus village center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/24/1967, a category F3 tornado 11.8 miles away from the village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cattaraugus-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 86% 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 97.8 miles away from Cattaraugus center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 128.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 254.4 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 102.9 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 298.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 201.8 miles away from Cattaraugus center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cattaraugus County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Snowstorms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cattaraugus topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cattaraugus:

  • GOWANDA REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GOWANDA, NY)
  • TLC HEALTH NETWORK Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; GOWANDA, NY)
  • ABSOLUT CTR FOR NURSING AND REHAB SALAMANCA L L C (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SALAMANCA, NY)
  • SALAMANCA DISTRICT HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 15 miles away; SALAMANCA, NY)
  • FIDDLERS GREEN MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SPRINGVILLE, NY)

Airports located in Cattaraugus:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cattaraugus:

  • Jamestown Community College (about 24 miles; Jamestown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,384)
  • SUNY at Fredonia (about 26 miles; Fredonia, NY; FT enrollment: 5,523)
  • St Bonaventure University (about 27 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; FT enrollment: 2,286)
  • Bryant & Stratton College-Online (about 33 miles; Orchard Park, NY; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • Erie Community College (about 39 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 11,035)
  • D'Youville College (about 40 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 2,398)
  • Canisius College (about 42 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 4,376)

Public high school in Cattaraugus:

Public elementary/middle schools in Cattaraugus:

Private elementary/middle schools in Cattaraugus:

  • GLOVER HILL RD AMISH SCHOOL (Students: 24, Location: 5721 GLOVER HILL RD, Grades: 1-8)
  • MERCHANT HILL SCHOOL (Students: 23, Location: MERCHANT HILL RD, Grades: 1-8)
See full list of schools located in Cattaraugus

Library in Cattaraugus:

  • CATTARAUGUS FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $25,620; Location: 21 MAIN STREET; 13,646 books; 200 audio materials; 1,372 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 20 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Cattaraugus Free Library (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Cattaraugus include: Wesleyan Church of Cattaraugus (A), Saint John's United Church of Christ (B), Roberts Memorial Free Methodist Church (C), Saint Mary's Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Cattaraugus County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Cattaraugus and their reported violations in the past:

CATTARAUGUS VILLAGE (Address: 14 MAIN ST. , Population served: 1,185, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAR-2013. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2013), St Formal NOV issued (APR-18-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-14-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: DICHLOROMETHANE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-22-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-16-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-19-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-18-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-18-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAR-03-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-03-2014)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-27-2014), St Public Notif requested (JAN-27-2014)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-20-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-20-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2013)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAR-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2013), St Formal NOV issued (APR-18-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-14-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-04-2009), St Formal NOV issued (APR-27-2009)
  • One other older monitoring violation
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

66.7%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

8.0%
Whole state:

6.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
3 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Cattaraugus (2011 data):

  • Bank of Cattaraugus: Bank Of Cattaraugus at 24 Main Street, branch established on 1882/03/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $14.0 mil, Deposits: $12.7 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, 1 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Cattaraugus:

Marital status in Cattaraugus, NY
  • Never married: 30.4%
  • Now married: 48.4%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

For population 25 years and over in Cattaraugus:

  • High school or higher: 86.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Cattaraugus
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cattaraugus, NY (based on Cattaraugus County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,35112
Mainline Protestant7,09049
Evangelical Protestant6,92371
Other2,84312
Black Protestant3052
None50,805-
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: 21
Here:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Cattaraugus County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Cattaraugus County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Here:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 76
This county:

9.48 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Cattaraugus County:

9.5%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Cattaraugus County:

28.5%
New York:

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

16.7%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.4%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.3%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.4
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cattaraugus:

21.1%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cattaraugus:

13.0%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Cattaraugus:

35.9%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Cattaraugus:

55.5%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.1%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cattaraugus, NY Residents

Cattaraugus government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $227,000 ($246.20)
    Water Utilities: $110,000 ($119.31)
    General - Other: $102,000 ($110.63)
    Sewerage: $78,000 ($84.60)
    Police Protection: $39,000 ($42.30)
    Central Staff Services: $30,000 ($32.54)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($13.02)
    General Public Buildings: $12,000 ($13.02)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($4.34)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($4.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($2.17)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($1.08)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $63,000 ($68.33)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $6,000 ($6.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $64,000 ($69.41)
    Water Utilities: $9,000 ($9.76)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($9.76)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $220,000 ($238.61)

Cattaraugus government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $106,000 ($114.97)
    Other: $26,000 ($28.20)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $83,000 ($90.02)
    Highways: $7,000 ($7.59)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $3,000 ($3.25)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($2.17)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $216,000 ($234.27)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $28,000 ($30.37)
    General Local Government Support: $8,000 ($8.68)
    Other: $3,000 ($3.25)
  • Tax - Property: $410,000 ($444.69)
    Public Utilities Sales: $20,000 ($21.69)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.08)

Cattaraugus government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,576,000 ($1709.33)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,499,000 ($1625.81)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000 ($83.51)

Cattaraugus government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $443,000 ($480.48)

4.19% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,653 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.19%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Erie County, NY  1.17% ($38,526 average AGI)
from Allegany County, NY  0.53% ($44,804)
from Chautauqua County, NY  0.48% ($31,943)


5.03% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,931 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.03%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Erie County, NY  1.16% ($38,296 average AGI)
to Chautauqua County, NY  0.50% ($36,109)
to Allegany County, NY  0.48% ($29,972)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cattaraugus:

  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGGO (1590 AM; 5 kW; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNED (970 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY)
  • WHLD (1270 AM; 5 kW; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSPQ (1330 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGVILLE, NY; Owner: HAWK COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WTOR (770 AM; daytime; 9 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, NY; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEN (930 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNAE (1310 AM; 5 kW; WARREN, PA; Owner: KINZUA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, NY; Owner: DOME BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cattaraugus:

  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNJA (89.7 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING ASSOC)
  • WNED-FM (94.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/C ASSOC.)
  • WQRT (98.3 FM; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDCX (99.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WBUF (92.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCOT (90.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBKX (96.5 FM; FREDONIA, NY; Owner: CHADWICK BAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPIG (95.7 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: ARROW COMMUNICATIONS OF N.Y., INC.)
  • WWSE (93.3 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: MEDIA ONE GROUP, LLC)
  • WOLN (91.3 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WUBJ (88.1 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WKZA (106.9 FM; LAKEWOOD, NY; Owner: CROSS COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBRR (100.1 FM; BRADFORD, PA; Owner: RADIO STATION WESB, INC.)
  • WNSA (107.7 FM; WETHERSFIELD TWNSHP, NY; Owner: ADELPHIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, DEBTOR-IN-POSSESSION)
  • WFBF (89.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W205BA (88.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQFX-FM (103.1 FM; RUSSELL, PA; Owner: SOUTHBRIDGE RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WMHU (101.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, L.L.C.)
  • W213BC (90.5 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cattaraugus:

  • WNGS (Channel 67; SPRINGVILLE, NY; Owner: CAROLINE K. POWLEY D/B/A UNICORN/SPRINGVILLE)
  • WNYB (Channel 26; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKBW-TV (Channel 7; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WKBW-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WIVB-TV (Channel 4; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WGRZ-TV (Channel 2; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: MULTIMEDIA ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • WNYO-TV (Channel 49; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: NEW YORK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W46BA (Channel 46; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Cattaraugus: Joel H. Lyman.

Cattaraugus fatal accident list:

Nov 15, 2013 07:25 PM, Sr-353, Lat: 42.304800, Lon: -78.860808, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 30, 2010 11:24 PM, New Albion Rd, Lat: 42.276578, Lon: -78.859733, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 13, 2007 04:40 PM, Sr-353, Linlyco Lake Rd, Lat: 42.271622, Lon: -78.827261, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 16, 2000 06:06 AM, Sr-353, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 26, 1999 02:23 AM, Sr-353, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 1.5mTotal length
  • $547,000Total costs
  • 308Total average daily traffic
  • 9Total average daily truck traffic
  • 311Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • NEW ALBION, 4 Mi Sw Of (Lat: 42.291722 Lon: -78.925583), Overall height: 45.1 m, Call Sign: WGW480,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 07/02/2015, Certifier: Karen Zacharia, Registrant: Mci Communications, 15 Chestnut St, Worcester, MA 01609, Phone: (508) 791-1152, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • 3 Miles West Of Hwy 16 And Lime Lake (Lat: 42.445056 Lon: -78.556944), Call Sign: KRH676,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.9600 MHz, 72.9600 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 10/02/2003, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB2DWV, Grant Date: 06/20/1997, Expiration Date: 06/20/2007, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2009, Registrant: Margaret B Frank, 25 Carter St, Cattaraugus, NY 14719
  • Call Sign: KE2YC, Licensee ID: L01381391, Grant Date: 07/30/2018, Expiration Date: 07/30/2028, Certifier: Lawrence G Fenger, Registrant: Lawrence G Fenger, 9225 Hebner Hill Rd, Cattaraugus, NY 14719-9614
  • Call Sign: KC2RLH, Licensee ID: L01277801, Grant Date: 04/10/2017, Expiration Date: 04/30/2027, Certifier: Timothy C Mcvaugh, Registrant: Timothy C Mcvaugh, 6199 Mayo Rd, Cattaraugus, NY 14719-9721
  • Call Sign: KD2DDQ, Licensee ID: L01749968, Grant Date: 11/30/2012, Expiration Date: 11/30/2022, Certifier: Arthur H Peters, Registrant: Arthur H Peters, 9916 Waite Hollow Rd, Cattaraugus, NY 14719
  • Call Sign: KD2GTL, Licensee ID: L01874655, Grant Date: 06/20/2014, Expiration Date: 06/20/2024, Certifier: George A Cook, Registrant: George A Cook, 8494 Colvin Rd, Cattaraugus, NY 14719

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BL12-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 36114 , Serial Number: 3081, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 05/19/1997, Certificate Issue Date: 07/25/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Gary L Bobseine, 10527 42nd St, Cattaraugus, NY 14719
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43873 , Serial Number: 7532, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/27/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 08/12/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Gallager G Bobseine, 10527 42nd St, Cattaraugus, NY 14719
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43876 , Serial Number: 7535, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/30/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 06/23/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Gallager G Bobseine, 10527 42nd St, Cattaraugus, NY 14719
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT F21B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 4418N , Serial Number: F-1517, Certificate Issue Date: 06/24/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Gallager G Bobseine, 10527 42nd St, Cattaraugus, NY 14719
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/23/1956
  • Aircraft: COLTRAN HORACE E RV-6 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 566JH , Serial Number: 20903, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 10/22/1996, Certificate Issue Date: 01/23/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Ike G Bobseine, 10527 42nd St, Cattaraugus, NY 14719
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 834DV , Serial Number: 28-7305159, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 12/13/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 10/13/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Donald C Veith, 9058 Potter Hill Rd, Cattaraugus, NY 14719
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 95645 , Serial Number: 7945, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 08/16/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 01/10/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Gallager G Bobseine, 10527 42nd St, Cattaraugus, NY 14719

Most common first names in Cattaraugus, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert3170.4 years
John2976.0 years
Donald1872.5 years
William1872.4 years
Mary1588.5 years
Charles1474.1 years
Richard1475.1 years
Frank1173.9 years
Edith1181.6 years
Mildred1079.2 years
Most common last names in Cattaraugus, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Harvey1074.7 years
Smith1077.1 years
Hebner980.4 years
Wagner875.6 years
Waite782.3 years
Frank775.7 years
Mosher777.8 years
Dermont772.7 years
Miller773.7 years
Brown675.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cattaraugus, NY
  • 77.3%Utility gas
  • 12.7%Wood
  • 5.2%Electricity
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cattaraugus, NY
  • 67.9%Utility gas
  • 27.9%Electricity
  • 4.3%Wood


Cattaraugus compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Cattaraugus on our top lists:

  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 500+"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
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