For population 25 years and over in Clarence:
For population 15 years and over in Clarence town:
1,205 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe, 1.3% Asia, 1.0% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amherst, NY (6.0 miles , pop. 116,510).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (12.3 miles , pop. 292,648).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (275.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Clarence Center, NY (0.9 miles ), Harris Hill, NY (1.7 miles ), Williamsville, NY (2.4 miles ), Amherst, NY (2.4 miles ), Newstead, NY (2.6 miles ), Rapids, NY (2.6 miles ), Depew, NY (2.6 miles ), Lancaster, NY (2.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.00 N, Longitude: 78.65 W
Area code: 716
Work and jobs in Clarence: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Clarence, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Clarence-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/19/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.6 miles away from the Clarence town center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 8/23/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Clarence-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 52.0 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 42.0 miles away from Clarence center
On 12/25/1998 at 13:30:26, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 11.2 mi) earthquake occurred 67.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/25/1995 at 14:22:32, a magnitude 3.0 (2.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 9.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2004 at 23:55:26, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MW, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 51.7 miles away from Clarence center
On 7/19/2007 at 17:07:58, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Erie County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 9
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Snowstorms: 5, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jack Phillips (first baseman) - Baseball player, Katie MacFarlane - Women's basketball player, Bill Bernhard - Baseball player, Emory William Hunt - University president.
Hospital/medical center in Clarence:
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Public high school in Clarence:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Clarence:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.277. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.73. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00542. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Clarence and their reported violations in the past:AURORA MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: C/O 1021 OLEAN/12297 BIG TREE RD LLC , Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:BIG TREE MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: C/O 1021 OLEAN/12297 BIG TREE RD LLC , Population served: 99, Groundwater):
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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:
People in group quarters in Clarence in 2010:
People in group quarters in Clarence in 2000:
Clarence compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Clarence (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Clarence town (based on Erie County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.38%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 236
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 125
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 228
Number of full-service restaurants: 740
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
2.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,341 average adjusted gross income)
0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($879 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
3.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,044 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($549 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Clarence fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 29See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Clarence, NY
Total length: 37 meters (121ft)
Total costs: $32,431,000
Total average daily traffic: 67,364
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,167
Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic: 84,722
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Clarence)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Clarence, NY)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Clarence)
FAA Registered Aircraft:18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Clarence)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Clarence, NY
Total of 91 patent applications in 2008-2014.