Cold Brook, New York

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Population in 2013: 322 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.2%
 
Males: 165  (51.3%)
Females: 157  (48.7%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 13324.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $34,495 (it was $30,455 in 2000)
Cold Brook:

$34,495
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,792 (it was $13,674 in 2000)

Cold Brook village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $87,323 (it was $55,600 in 2000)
Cold Brook:

$87,323
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $96,744; Detached houses: $95,101; In 2-unit structures: $183,636; Mobile homes: $12,500

Median gross rent in 2012: $812.

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Cold Brook races chart
  • White alone - 324 (98.5%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (0.9%)
  • Hispanic - 2 (0.6%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Cold Brook: 97.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (20.0%), German (15.7%), English (11.6%), Italian (9.8%), French (5.9%), Polish (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.44 square miles.

Population density: 729 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Cold Brook:

  • High school or higher: 86.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cold Brook village:

  • Never married: 31.6%
  • Now married: 51.8%
  • Separated: 4.9%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 7.3%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Cold Brook, New York as of March 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Cold Brook to the number of sex offenders is 55 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,583 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,844 (2.6%)

Cold Brook satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (13.9 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (129.8 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (176.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Poland, NY (1.2 miles ), Newport, NY (2.0 miles ), Russia, NY (2.1 miles ), Norway, NY (2.2 miles ), Prospect, NY (2.7 miles ), Trenton, NY (2.8 miles ), Deerfield, NY (2.8 miles ), Barneveld, NY (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 43.24 N, Longitude: 75.04 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 315

Cold Brook household income distribution Cold Brook home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +26 (+8.4%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (17%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (40%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Carpenters (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (15%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Customer service representatives (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Therapists (5%)

Work and jobs in Cold Brook: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Cold Brook, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cold Brook-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.4 miles away from the Cold Brook village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.1 miles away from the village center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cold Brook-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% 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 60.4 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 108.5 miles away from Cold Brook center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.0 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) earthquake occurred 173.8 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 62.7 miles away from Cold Brook center
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) earthquake occurred 299.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Herkimer County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cold Brook topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cold Brook:

  • UCPA OF THE UTICA AREA (Hospital, about 10 miles away; UTICA, NY)
  • UCPA OF THE UTICA AREA (Hospital, about 13 miles away; UTICA, NY)
  • ACACIA CERTIFIED HOME CARE CO (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; UTICA, NY)
  • MASONIC CARE COMMUNITY OF NEW YORK (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; UTICA, NY)
  • UCPA OF THE UTICA AREA (Hospital, about 14 miles away; MARCY, NY)
  • ST REGIS HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; UTICA, NY)
  • UCPA OF THE UTICA AREA (Hospital, about 15 miles away; UTICA, NY)

Amtrak station near Cold Brook:

  • 14 miles: UTICA (321 MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cold Brook:

  • Mohawk Valley Community College (about 15 miles; Utica, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,693)
  • Herkimer County Community College (about 15 miles; Herkimer, NY; FT enrollment: 2,774)
  • Utica College (about 16 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)
  • Morrisville State College (about 38 miles; Morrisville, NY; FT enrollment: 2,823)
  • Colgate University (about 39 miles; Hamilton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,094)
  • Fulton-Montgomery Community College (about 42 miles; Johnstown, NY; FT enrollment: 2,043)
  • SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill (about 49 miles; Cobleskill, NY; FT enrollment: 2,455)

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Herkimer County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2002 was 67.7. This is about average.

City:

67.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 12.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

9.1

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

HASKELLS INN (Population served: 49, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
NORWAY RECREATION CENTER (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Cold Brook that have no violations reported:

  • OHIO TAVERN & RESTAURANT (Address: 2755 ST. ROUTE 8 , Population served: 52, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 6.8%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  68.0%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  12.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Cold Brook compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Cold Brook travel time to work - commute Cold Brook mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (72%)
  • Wood (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cold Brook village (based on Herkimer County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.46%
Here: 54.5%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents67.1%12.3%4.7%4.4%2.1%
Congregations14.5%26.3%6.6%9.2%5.3%
NameReformed Church in AmericaEpiscopal ChurchConservative Baptist Association of AmericaUkranian Orthodox Church of the USAOther
Adherents2.0%1.7%0.8%0.6%4.3%
Congregations2.6%5.3%2.6%1.3%26.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
Herkimer County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Herkimer County:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Herkimer County:

3.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 55
Here:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.2%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Herkimer County:

24.5%
New York:

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

13.7%
State:

15.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$340
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$1,105
Totals for Government 0$0 7$1,445

Cold Brook government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $7,000 ($21.74)
    Fire Protection: $7,000 ($21.74)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($18.63)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($15.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($9.32)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($6.21)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($6.21)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($3.11)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($3.11)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($3.11)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $10,000 ($31.06)

Cold Brook government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($3.11)
    Housing & Community Development: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $12,000 ($37.27)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($24.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $5,000 ($15.53)
  • Tax - Property: $18,000 ($55.90)
    Public Utilities: $3,000 ($9.32)
    NEC: $1,000 ($3.11)

Cold Brook government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $43,000 ($133.54)

4.18% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,723 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.18%
New York average:

5.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Oneida County, NY  1.56% ($35,737 average AGI)
from Otsego County, NY  0.26% ($31,734)
from Fulton County, NY  0.19% ($29,532)


4.48% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,818 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
New York average:

5.46%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Oneida County, NY  1.60% ($32,228 average AGI)
to Fulton County, NY  0.15% ($24,946)
to Montgomery County, NY  0.14% ($28,714)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cold Brook:

  • WADR (1480 AM; 5 kW; REMSEN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY)
  • WIBX (950 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WTLB (1310 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNRS (1420 AM; 1 kW; HERKIMER, NY; Owner: ARJUNA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUTQ (1550 AM; 1 kW; UTICA, NY)
  • WLFH (1230 AM; 1 kW; LITTLE FALLS, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cold Brook:

  • WBGK (99.7 FM; NEWPORT VILLAGE, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WOUR (96.9 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUNY (89.5 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BC COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WLZW (98.7 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WKLL (94.9 FM; FRANKFORT, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WUCL (93.5 FM; REMSEN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRCK (107.3 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WKVU (100.7 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WKUY-LP (105.9 FM; NEWPORT, NY; Owner: WEST CANADA CHRISTIAN RESOURCES)
  • WSKU (105.5 FM; LITTLE FALLS, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXUR (92.7 FM; HERKIMER, NY; Owner: ARJUNA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WODZ-FM (96.1 FM; ROME, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WSKS (97.9 FM; WHITESBORO, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRBY (102.5 FM; ROME, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXLG (89.9 FM; NORTH CREEK, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WJIV (101.9 FM; CHERRY VALLEY, NY; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WXLH (91.3 FM; BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBUG-FM (101.1 FM; FORT PLAIN, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFRG-FM (104.3 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WMCR-FM (106.3 FM; ONEIDA, NY; Owner: WARREN BROADCASTING CO. INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cold Brook:

  • WKTV (Channel 2; UTICA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUTR (Channel 20; UTICA, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WPNY-LP (Channel 11; UTICA, ETC., NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • W53AM (Channel 53; UTICA, NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFXV (Channel 33; UTICA, NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • W59AU (Channel 59; UTICA, NY; Owner: PUBLIC B/CING.COUNCIL,CENTRAL N. Y.)
  • W51CV (Channel 51; UTICA, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W12BZ (Channel 12; ROME, NY; Owner: KEVIN O'KANE)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $981,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,360
Total average daily truck traffic: 305
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 6,104

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 11

Incident types - Cold Brook

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cold Brook, NY
Most common first names in Cold Brook, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2072.2 years
James1868.2 years
George1474.1 years
William1471.7 years
Robert1369.2 years
Charles1368.8 years
Mary1077.7 years
Frank973.2 years
Kenneth871.2 years
Raymond874.4 years
Most common last names in Cold Brook, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1172.9 years
Pomichter963.1 years
Sheppard873.6 years
Rickard771.6 years
Gauthier675.0 years
Jones675.8 years
Rommel677.2 years
Baker559.0 years
Flansburg583.1 years
Blue587.8 years
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