For population 25 years and over in Chautauqua:
For population 15 years and over in Chautauqua town:
97 residents are foreign born (0.8% Asia, 0.8% Europe, 0.4% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Erie, PA (31.3 miles , pop. 103,717).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (57.0 miles , pop. 292,648).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (273.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Mayville, NY (1.4 miles ), Bemus Point, NY (2.5 miles ), Ellery, NY (2.6 miles ), North Harmony, NY (2.6 miles ), Sherman, NY (2.7 miles ), Westfield, NY (2.8 miles ), Sherman, NY (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.23 N, Longitude: 79.48 W
Area code: 716
Chautauqua tourist attractions:
Work and jobs in Chautauqua: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Chautauqua, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Chautauqua-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 17% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the Chautauqua town center .
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.7 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Chautauqua-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 92% 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 69.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 96.5 miles away from Chautauqua 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 70.5 miles away from the city 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 93.6 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 86.7 miles away from Chautauqua 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 90.6 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).
Birthplace of: Michael John LaChiusa - Musical theatre composer.
Hospitals/medical centers near Chautauqua:
Amtrak station near Chautauqua:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chautauqua:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.73. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 34.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 10.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.40. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Chautauqua that have no violations reported:
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:
235 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
People in group quarters in Chautauqua in 2010:
11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Chautauqua compared to New York state average:
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Chautauqua, New York:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Chautauqua (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:
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Chautauqua fatal accident list:
Dec 2, 2005 11:27 AM, Sr-394, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 12, 2002 10:13 PM, Bloomer Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 20, 2002 03:19 AM, Plank Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 31, 1998 06:15 PM, Sr-394, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Apr 4, 1997 00:44 AM, 91, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 3, 1996 11:29 PM, Vanness Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 9, 1979 03:12 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 22See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Chautauqua, NY
Total length: 32 meters (105ft)
Total costs: $48,839,000
Total average daily traffic: 23,407
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,027
Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic: 31,802
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: