Conquest, New York

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Population in 2010: 1,819. Population change since 2000: -5.5%
 
Males: 939  (51.6%)
Females: 880  (48.4%)
Median resident age:  41.8 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 13140.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,649 (it was $37,857 in 2000)
Conquest:

$50,649
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,652 (it was $15,045 in 2000)

Conquest town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $103,695 (it was $63,100 in 2000)
Conquest:

$103,695
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $136,418; Detached houses: $145,920; Townhouses or other attached units: $101,547; In 2-unit structures: $91,354; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $161,984; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $743,158; Mobile homes: $49,765
  • Races in Conquest, NY (2010)

    Conquest races chart
    • 1,78698.2%White alone
    • 140.8%Hispanic
    • 90.5%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Black alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.05%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Conquest: 99.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (18.4%), United States (16.6%), Irish (15.6%), German (13.1%), French (7.1%), Dutch (5.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 441 feet

Land area: 35.2 square miles.

Population density: 52 people per square mile   (very low).

Conquest,NY real estate house value index trend

Conquest, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Conquest:

  • High school or higher: 74.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Conquest town:

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 58.7%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

10 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.5%
New York:

22.3%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Conquest, New York as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Conquest to the number of sex offenders is 1,866 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

Conquest town:  1.8% ($1,123)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Conquest satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clay, NY (23.4 miles , pop. 58,805).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (48.5 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (211.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Mentz, NY (2.2 miles ), Port Byron, NY (2.3 miles ), Cato, NY (2.4 miles ), Savannah, NY (2.4 miles ), Weedsport, NY (2.5 miles ), Montezuma, NY (2.6 miles ), Brutus, NY (2.6 miles ), Meridian, NY (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $107,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $88,300
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $126,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $143,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $57,500
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $60,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.11 N, Longitude: 76.65 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 315

Conquest household income distribution Conquest home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.5%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Machinery (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (5%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)

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

Average climate in Conquest, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Conquest-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.5 miles away from the Conquest town center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 19.7 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Conquest-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% 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 129.8 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 174.8 miles away from Conquest 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 221.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 252.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 194.8 miles away from Conquest center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 105.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cayuga County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Conquest topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Conquest:

  • CAYUGA COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • FINGER LAKES CENTER FOR LIVING (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • AUBURN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • UNIV DIALYSIS CTR @ AUBURN (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • CAYUGA COUNTY CHHA (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • MERCY HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER N H INC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • AUBURN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; AUBURN, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Conquest:

  • Cayuga County Community College (about 13 miles; Auburn, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,141)
  • Hobart William Smith Colleges (about 25 miles; Geneva, NY; FT enrollment: 2,476)
  • Onondaga Community College (about 25 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 8,920)
  • SUNY College at Oswego (about 25 miles; Oswego, NY; FT enrollment: 7,550)
  • SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (about 27 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • Syracuse University (about 27 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 20,717)
  • Le Moyne College (about 29 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 3,041)

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Notable locations in Conquest: Cottage Corners (A), Joyful Acres (B), Miller Farms (C), Conquest Fire Company (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Conquest: Spring Lake Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Spring Lake Cemetery (1), Conquest Village Cemetery (2), Emerson Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Mud Pond (A), Slayton Pond (B), Stark Pond (C), Duck Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Spring Lake Outlet (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Conquest: Howland Island State Wildlife Management Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 63.5. This is about average.

City:

63.5
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  76.5%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.3%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

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

12.4%
Whole state:

14.6%

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

4.1%
Whole state:

7.4%

Conquest compared to New York state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
New York average:

14.2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (51%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (34%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

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 Conquest town (based on Cayuga County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic23,93710
Mainline Protestant6,46238
Evangelical Protestant2,88631
Other5025
Orthodox1501
Black Protestant1191
None45,970-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
Cayuga County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Cayuga County:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Cayuga County:

3.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Here:

7.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Cayuga County:

25.6%
New York:

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

12.2%
State:

15.6%

4.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,661 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.01%
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 Onondaga County, NY  0.99% ($41,027 average AGI)
from Oswego County, NY  0.29% ($29,965)
from Tompkins County, NY  0.29% ($28,894)


4.68% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,351 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.68%
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 Onondaga County, NY  1.01% ($35,413 average AGI)
to Oswego County, NY  0.33% ($28,776)
to Tompkins County, NY  0.26% ($29,747)

Strongest AM radio stations in Conquest:

  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFBL (1050 AM; 3 kW; BALDWINSVILLE, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WACK (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEWARK, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES, INC.)
  • WDCW (1390 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WWLF (1340 AM; 1 kW; AUBURN, NY; Owner: WOLF RADIO, INC)
  • WNSS (1260 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSFW (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SENECA FALLS, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAUB (1590 AM; 1 kW; AUBURN, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPIE (1160 AM; 5 kW; TRUMANSBURG, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ITHACA LTD. N.A.)
  • WAMF (1300 AM; 1 kW; FULTON, NY; Owner: DONALD H. DEROSA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Conquest:

  • WBBS (104.7 FM; FULTON, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCOV-FM (93.7 FM; CLYDE, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WPHR (106.9 FM; AUBURN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMHR (102.9 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WLLW (99.3 FM; SENECA FALLS, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZUN (102.1 FM; PHOENIX, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WYYY (94.5 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSEN-FM (92.1 FM; BALDWINSVILLE, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRVO (89.9 FM; OSWEGO, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WNYR-FM (98.5 FM; WATERLOO, NY; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCNY-FM (91.3 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: THE PUB. B/C COUNC. OF CEN. NY, INC.)
  • W251AK (98.1 FM; NEDROW, NY; Owner: PATHWAY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WNTQ (93.1 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WISY (102.3 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTKV (105.5 FM; OSWEGO, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WFLK (101.7 FM; GENEVA, NY; Owner: MB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W278AH (103.5 FM; SYRACUSE, JAMESVILLE, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF THE FINGER LAKES, INC.)
  • WWHT (107.9 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFRW (88.1 FM; WEBSTER, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKRH (106.5 FM; MINETTO, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Conquest:

  • WCNY-TV (Channel 24; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NEW YORK)
  • WSTM-TV (Channel 3; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSTM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WSYT (Channel 68; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WIXT-TV (Channel 9; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WNYS-TV (Channel 43; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RKM MEDIA, INC.)
  • WSPX-TV (Channel 56; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PAXSON SYRACUSE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVH (Channel 5; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WTVH LICENSE, INC.)
  • W48AO (Channel 48; AUBURN, NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)
  • W11BP (Channel 11; SYRACUSE, ETC., NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WTVU-LP (Channel 22; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W54AK (Channel 54; AUBURN, NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)
  • WOBX-LP (Channel 35; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: METRO TV, INC.)
  • WBLZ-LP (Channel 13; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WSTQ-LP (Channel 14; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: FEDERAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W51BA (Channel 51; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W30AJ (Channel 30; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: JOHN MESTER INCOME FAMILY TRUST)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $7,071,000Total costs
  • 2,980Total average daily traffic
  • 272Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,014Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
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