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Population in 2010: 1,857. Population change since 2000: +7.2%
 

Males: 932  (50.2%)
Females: 925  (49.8%)

Median resident age:  23.8 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 14772.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $44,882 (it was $34,491 in 2000)
Conewango:

$44,882
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,387

Conewango town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $77,356 (it was $56,000 in 2000)
Conewango:

$77,356
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $86,379; Detached houses: $89,842; Townhouses or other attached units: $103,904; In 2-unit structures: $138,612; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $109,762; Mobile homes: $41,721

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Conewango races chart
  • White alone - 1,814 (97.7%)
  • Hispanic - 18 (1.0%)
  • Two or more races - 10 (0.5%)
  • Black alone - 5 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (0.3%)
  • Asian alone - 5 (0.3%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Conewango: 139.2 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (19.7%), English (11.1%), Irish (9.6%), United States (5.8%), Italian (5.0%), Swedish (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1294 feet

Land area: 36.2 square miles.

Population density: 51 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Conewango:

  • High school or higher: 67.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Conewango town:

  • Never married: 22.6%
  • Now married: 61.4%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

17 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.0%
New York:  22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Conewango town:  2.5% ($1,415)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Conewango satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Buffalo, NY (47.7 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (252.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: East Randolph, NY (2.0 miles ), Randolph, NY (2.1 miles ), Napoli, NY (2.2 miles ), Leon, NY (2.3 miles ), Ellington, NY (2.5 miles ), Kennedy, NY (2.7 miles ), Cherry Creek, NY (2.7 miles ), New Albion, NY (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $35,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $48,800
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $25,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $25,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $50,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 42.22 N, Longitude: 78.99 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 716

Conewango household income distribution Conewango home values distribution

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.7%
New York:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Machinery (5%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (5%)
  • Transportation equipment (4%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Social assistance (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Conewango-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 25.5 miles away from the Conewango town center .

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Conewango-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 95% 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 88.3 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 95.0 miles away from Conewango center
On 3/12/1994 at 10:43:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 68.8 miles away from the city 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 93.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 82.2 miles away from Conewango 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 54.0 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 Cattaraugus County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Snowstorms: 3, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 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).
Conewango topographic map

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Conewango: William G. Hills.


Hospitals/medical centers near Conewango:

  • LUTHERAN RETIREMENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; JAMESTOWN, NY)
  • PRESBYTERIAN HOMES (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; JAMESTOWN, NY)
  • ABSOLUT CTR FOR NURSING AND REHAB SALAMANCA L L C (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; SALAMANCA, NY)

Political contributions by individuals in Conewango, NY

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Conewango:

  • Jamestown Community College (about 14 miles; Jamestown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,816)
  • SUNY at Fredonia (about 24 miles; Fredonia, NY; FT enrollment: 5,406)
  • Saint Bonaventure University (about 31 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; FT enrollment: 2,154)
  • Erie Community College (about 47 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 9,949)
  • D'Youville College (about 48 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 2,265)
  • Canisius College (about 50 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 3,849)
  • Medaille College (about 50 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 2,594)

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Notable location: Pope Haven Campground (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Conewango include: Faith Lighthouse Chapel (A), East Randolph United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rutledge Rural Cemetery (1), Axeville Cemetery (2), Little Clear Creek Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Fly Creek (A), Battle Creek (B), Allen Brook (C), Clear Creek (D), Mud Creek (E), Mill Creek (F), Little Conewango Creek (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Average household size:
This town:  3.6 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  78.4%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.9%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

23.6%
Whole state:

14.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

13.4%
Whole state:

7.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Conewango, NY

Conewango 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.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (27%)
  • Utility gas (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (20%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Coal or coke (3%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Conewango town (based on Cattaraugus County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.56%
Here41.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)American Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents52.1%13.9%5.2%3.9%3.4%
Congregations16.5%19.4%5.0%5.8%2.2%
NameGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesFree Methodist Church of North America The Wesleyan ChurchEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents3.4%3.1%2.9%2.2%9.8%
Congregations7.9%6.5%3.6%4.3%28.8%
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: 21
Cattaraugus County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

15.6%

4.58% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,497 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.58%
New York average:

5.41%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,494 average AGI)
Cattaraugus County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.24%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Erie County, NY  1.21% ($30,478 average AGI)
from Allegany County, NY  0.59% ($21,734)
from Chautauqua County, NY  0.47% ($24,071)


5.81% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,199 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
New York average:

6.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Erie County, NY  1.16% ($27,241 average AGI)
to Chautauqua County, NY  0.62% ($26,697)
to Allegany County, NY  0.47% ($25,436)

Strongest AM radio stations in Conewango:

  • 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.)
  • WNAE (1310 AM; 5 kW; WARREN, PA; Owner: KINZUA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNED (970 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY)
  • WJTN (1240 AM; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: MEDIA ONE GROUP, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKSN (1340 AM; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, L.L.C.)
  • WHLD (1270 AM; 5 kW; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTOR (770 AM; daytime; 9 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, NY; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Conewango:

  • WNJA (89.7 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING ASSOC)
  • WCOT (90.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WWSE (93.3 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: MEDIA ONE GROUP, LLC)
  • WUBJ (88.1 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKZA (106.9 FM; LAKEWOOD, NY; Owner: CROSS COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBKX (96.5 FM; FREDONIA, NY; Owner: CHADWICK BAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMHU (101.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, L.L.C.)
  • WQRT (98.3 FM; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W205BA (88.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQFX-FM (103.1 FM; RUSSELL, PA; Owner: SOUTHBRIDGE RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBRR (100.1 FM; BRADFORD, PA; Owner: RADIO STATION WESB, INC.)
  • WPIG (95.7 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: ARROW COMMUNICATIONS OF N.Y., INC.)
  • WNED-FM (94.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/C ASSOC.)
  • WOLN (91.3 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WDCX (99.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WBUF (92.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WQRM (106.3 FM; SMETHPORT, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Conewango:

  • WNYB (Channel 26; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WNGS (Channel 67; SPRINGVILLE, NY; Owner: CAROLINE K. POWLEY D/B/A UNICORN/SPRINGVILLE)
  • WKBW-TV (Channel 7; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WKBW-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • W46BA (Channel 46; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)
  • WIVB-TV (Channel 4; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WGRZ-TV (Channel 2; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: MULTIMEDIA ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • W62AE (Channel 62; CHERRY CREEK, ETC., NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)
  • W56AD (Channel 56; KENNEDY, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)

National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 19
Total length: 30 meters (98ft)
Total costs: $55,447,000
Total average daily traffic: 10,390
Total average daily truck traffic: 965
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 13,540

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 5
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 2
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 5
  • 1990-1999: 6
  • 2000-2009: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Conewango, NY


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Lisa M Minney, Route 394 Flood Road (Lat: 42.173639 Lon: -79.021278), Type: 77.7, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7244162000, Regulatory.Department@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • Bonnie K Clark, Route 394 Flood Road (Lat: 42.173639 Lon: -79.021278), Type: 77.7, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7244162000, Regulatory.Department@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • CHRISTINE A VERRE, Route 394 Flood Road (Lat: 42.173639 Lon: -79.021278), Type: 77.7, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7244162516, Monica.Gambino@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • Lisa M Minney, Route 394 Flood Road (Lat: 42.173639 Lon: -79.021278), Type: 77.7, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7244162516, Monica.Gambino@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • Lisa M Minney, Route 394 Flood Road (Lat: 42.173639 Lon: -79.021278), Type: 77.7, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7244162516, Monica.Gambino@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE


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