For population 25 years and over in Charlotte:
For population 15 years and over in Charlotte town:
12 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hamburg, NY (37.2 miles , pop. 56,259).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (46.7 miles , pop. 292,648).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (265.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Sinclairville, NY (1.6 miles ), Gerry, NY (2.2 miles ), Cassadaga, NY (2.2 miles ), Stockton, NY (2.4 miles ), Cherry Creek, NY (2.6 miles ), Arkwright, NY (2.6 miles ), Cherry Creek, NY (2.7 miles ), Ellington, NY (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.29 N, Longitude: 79.24 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 716
Work and jobs in Charlotte: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Charlotte, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Charlotte-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.5 miles away from the Charlotte town center .
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Charlotte-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 81.4 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 83.7 miles away from Charlotte center
On 11/26/1999 at 22:33:01, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 8.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 98.7 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 77.3 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 100.0 miles away from Charlotte center
On 6/3/2001 at 22:36:46, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.8 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).
Hospitals/medical centers near Charlotte:
Amtrak station near Charlotte:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Charlotte:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.850. This is significantly better than average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.4. This is about average. There were 43 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.6. This is about average. There were 69 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.4. This is about average. There were 33 monitors within city limits.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.299. This is about average. There were 64 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
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:
Charlotte compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Charlotte (based on Chautauqua County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.28%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 37
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Number of full-service restaurants: 148
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
3.46% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,171 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($601 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.49% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,407 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($266 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Charlotte:
Strongest FM radio stations in Charlotte:
TV broadcast stations around Charlotte:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 13See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Charlotte, NY
Total length: 16 meters (52ft)
Total costs: $24,411,000
Total average daily traffic: 19,240
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,574
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 25,969
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.