Cooperstown, New York

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Population in 2017: 1,769 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.9%
 
Males: 743  (42.0%)
Females: 1,026  (58.0%)
Median resident age:

52.0 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 13326.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $65,912 (it was $36,992 in 2000)
Cooperstown:

$65,912
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $49,394 (it was $26,799 in 2000)

Cooperstown village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $291,530 (it was $146,300 in 2000)
Cooperstown:

$291,530
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $203,721; detached houses: $203,097; townhouses or other attached units: $307,390; in 2-unit structures: $226,561; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $685,961; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $139,062; mobile homes: $81,063

Median gross rent in 2017: $856.

March 2019 cost of living index in Cooperstown: 98.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.5%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.3% for Black residents, 9.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Cooperstown, NY (2017)
    • 1,66185.4%White alone
    • 1547.9%Asian alone
    • 512.6%Black alone
    • 392.0%Hispanic
    • 120.6%American Indian alone
    • 80.4%Two or more races

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Cooperstown, New York as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cooperstown is 485 to 1.


Crime rates in Cooperstown by year

Type

2005

2006

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(55.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(51.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(53.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(51.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(205.8)
2
(102.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.1)
0
(0.0)
3
(162.2)
1
(54.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(56.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(308.6)
3
(154.4)
7
(371.5)
4
(216.3)
2
(107.5)
4
(216.2)
2
(109.5)
1
(54.6)
1
(55.5)
1
(56.2)
1
(56.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
29
(1,492)
35
(1,801)
36
(1,911)
24
(1,298)
25
(1,344)
27
(1,459)
14
(766.3)
9
(491.8)
13
(721.4)
12
(674.2)
3
(170.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(109.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)163.6118.9144.977.961.3122.249.332.2143.730.922.2

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Crime rate in Cooperstown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
New York average:

2.90
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Ancestries: Irish (12.9%), German (12.4%), Italian (12.2%), English (7.1%), Scottish (6.7%), American (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/03/1807

Elevation: 1264 feet

Land area: 1.54 square miles.

Population density: 1,147 people per square mile   (low).

Cooperstown, New York map

167 residents are foreign born (2.0% Europe, 1.6% Latin America, 1.1% Africa, 0.9% Asia).

This village:

8.6%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,348 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $5,117 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (31.6 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (139.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Middlefield, NY (1.7 miles ),
Otsego, NY (1.7 miles ),
Hartwick, NY (2.4 miles ),
Westford, NY (2.6 miles ),
Milford, NY (2.7 miles ),
Springfield, NY (3.1 miles ),
Exeter, NY (3.2 miles ),
Roseboom, NY (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 42.70 N, Longitude: 74.93 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Birthplace of Baseball

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,968 (+203.9%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 742 (67.0%)

Area code: 607

Distribution of median household income in Cooperstown, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Cooperstown, NY in 2017
Cooperstown satellite photo by USGS

Cooperstown tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
New York:

4.1%
Most common industries in Cooperstown, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (27.5%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (8.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.6%)
  • Public administration (3.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Health care (25.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.6%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (30.0%)
  • Educational services (12.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (8.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (3.0%)
Most common occupations in Cooperstown, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.4%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (7.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Top executives (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Physicians and surgeons (12.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.4%)
  • Top executives (6.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.6%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (11.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Registered nurses (4.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.6%)

Average climate in Cooperstown, New York

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Tornado activity:

Cooperstown-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.1 miles away from the Cooperstown village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the village center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cooperstown-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 91.7 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 137.8 miles away from Cooperstown 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 13.5 miles away from Cooperstown center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 176.9 miles away from Cooperstown center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 173.5 miles away from Cooperstown 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 292.8 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 Otsego County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cooperstown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Cooperstown:

  • MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, ONE ATWELL ROAD)
  • MEADOWS-THE (R D 3)
  • OTSEGO MANOR (128 PHOENIX MILLS CROSS ROAD)
  • MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSPITAL (1 ATWELL ROAD)

Airports and heliports located in Cooperstown:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cooperstown:

  • SUNY Oneonta (about 18 miles; Oneonta, NY; Full-time enrollment: 6,081)
  • SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill (about 22 miles; Cobleskill, NY; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • Herkimer County Community College (about 24 miles; Herkimer, NY; FT enrollment: 2,774)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Delhi (about 30 miles; Delhi, NY; FT enrollment: 2,911)
  • Mohawk Valley Community College (about 31 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 5,693)
  • Colgate University (about 33 miles; Hamilton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,094)
  • Utica College (about 33 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)

Public high school in Cooperstown:

  • COOPERSTOWN JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 39 LINDEN AVE, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Cooperstown:

Private elementary/middle school in Cooperstown:

  • FAITH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 8, Location: 4898 STATE HIGHWAY 28, Grades: PK-4)
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Library in Cooperstown:

  • VILLAGE LIBRARY OF COOPERSTOWN (Operating income: $125,617; Location: 22 MAIN STREET; 22,214 books; 1,459 audio materials; 252 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 46 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Cooperstown: National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum (A), Clara Welch Thanksgiving Home Assisted Living Center (B), Cooperstown Village Hall (C), Otsego County Jail (D), Otsego County Court House (E), Otsego County Clerk's Office (F), O-te-sa-ga Electric Light And Heating Plant (G), Alfred Corning Clark Gymnasium (H), Village Library of Cooperstown (I), Woodside Hall Assisted Living Center (J), Cooperstown Fire Department (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cooperstown include: First Baptist Church (A), Saint Mary's Roman Catholic Church (B), Christ Episcopal Church (C), First Methodist Episcopal Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Cooperstown include: Cooper Grounds Park (1), Doubleday Field (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Cooperstown Fun Park (Amusement & Theme Parks; Hyde Park), Brewery Ommegang (656 County Hightway 33).

Hotels: Best Western Inn at the Commons (50 Commons Drive), Bayside Inn & Marina (Lake Road), Cooperstown Motel (Chestnut & Beaver), Best Western Inn and Suites (Route 28 50 Commons Drive), Cooperstown Accomodations (107 Pheasant Run Road), Aalsmeer Motel & Cottages (Lake Road), Countryside Lodging (107 Beaver Meadow Road), Brook Willow Farm Guest House (2947 County Hwy 33), Diastole Bed and Breakfast (276 Van Yahres Road).

Birthplace of: Robert L. Gibson - Astronaut, John Patterson (director) - Film director, Kenneth Bainbridge - Physicist, Lauren Groff - Short story writer, Omar D. Conger - Politician, Robert Sterling Clark - Art collector, Sarah Groff - Triathlete, Stephen Carlton Clark - Soilder, George W. Morell - Union Army general, Matt Ouimet - Chief executive.

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

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

COOPERSTOWN VILLAGE (Population served: 2,400, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • OCCT/SOWT Treatment Installation/Demonstration - In JAN-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St No addtl Formal Action needed (NOV-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-19-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-19-2010)
GLIMMERGLASS STATE PARK (Address: 1527 CO. HWY. 31 , Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
GLIMMERGLASS OPERA INC (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
DOUBLEDAY CAMPGROUND (Address: 7489 State Hwy 80 , Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS HOTEL (COOPERSTOWN) (Address: 4758 State Highway 28 , Population served: 155, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
LEATHERSTOCKING LODGE (Address: 50 COMMONS DRIVE , Population served: 138, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
DIMAGGIOS (Address: 7 Press Booth Circle , Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LAKE VIEW MOTEL (Address: 6805 State Hwy 80 , Population served: 56, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • OTSEGO LAKE BAYSIDE MOTOR INN (Population served: 84, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • LAKE N PINES MOTEL, INC. (Population served: 58, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Average household size:
This village:

2.0 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

48.3%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

5.2%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
14 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
10 people in college/university student housing in 2010

People in group quarters in Cooperstown in 2000:

  • 96 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 96 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 36 people in nursing homes
  • 21 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 21 people in other group homes
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Cooperstown (2011 data):

  • NBT Bank, National Association: Cooperstown Branch at 2 Commons Drive, branch established on 1993/10/25; Cooperstown Pioneer Street Branch at 62 Pioneer Street, branch established on 1888/01/01. Info updated 2012/02/02: Bank assets: $5,558.5 mil, Deposits: $4,381.4 mil, headquarters in Norwich, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 133 total offices, Holding Company: Nbt Bancorp Inc.
  • Community Bank, National Association: Cooperstown Route 28 Branch at 5378 State Highway 28, branch established on 1994/05/23; Cooperstown Branch at 62 Main Street, branch established on 1984/09/26. Info updated 2011/06/13: Bank assets: $6,460.6 mil, Deposits: $4,840.4 mil, headquarters in Canton, NY, positive income, 175 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank System, Inc.
  • KeyBank National Association: Cooperstown Branch at 103 Main Street, branch established on 1956/05/21. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • USNY Bank: Cooperstown Branch at 73 Chestnut Street, branch established on 2007/12/19. Info updated 2007/08/01: Bank assets: $109.5 mil, Deposits: $97.0 mil, headquarters in Geneva, NY, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Cooperstown:

Marital status in Cooperstown, NY
  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 51.6%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

For population 25 years and over in Cooperstown:

  • High school or higher: 97.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 55.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 36.1%
  • Unemployed: 16.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Cooperstown
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cooperstown, NY (based on Otsego County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,5996
Mainline Protestant9,63769
Evangelical Protestant1,82926
Other1,0949
Orthodox251
None38,075-
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: 18
Here:

2.89 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Otsego County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Here:

5.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 62
Otsego County:

9.96 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Otsego County:

7.7%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Otsego County:

24.6%
State:

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

15.6%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

59.0%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

58.0%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Cooperstown:

27.6
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cooperstown:

19.2%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cooperstown:

7.7%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.2%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

63.7%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Cooperstown:

79.2%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cooperstown, NY Residents
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
Streets and Highways 6$16,603$33,2060$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$20,736$49,7664$2,077
Other Government Administration 3$10,386$41,5442$2,715
Financial Administration 2$5,984$35,9040$0
Sewerage 2$7,767$46,6020$0
Parks and Recreation 2$6,259$37,5540$0
Water Supply 2$8,852$53,1120$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,084$37,0080$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,013$24,1562$853
Police - Other 1$1,815$21,7801$399
Local Libraries 1$2,666$31,9925$3,040
Transit 0$0 3$534
Totals for Government 26$86,165$39,76817$9,618

Cooperstown government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $717,000 ($405.31)
    Sewerage: $77,000 ($43.53)
    Water Utilities: $50,000 ($28.26)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $805,000 ($455.06)
    Police Protection: $415,000 ($234.60)
    Water Utilities: $383,000 ($216.51)
    Sewerage: $361,000 ($204.07)
    Regular Highways: $352,000 ($198.98)
    General Public Buildings: $293,000 ($165.63)
    Parks and Recreation: $225,000 ($127.19)
    Libraries: $125,000 ($70.66)
    Central Staff Services: $74,000 ($41.83)
    Financial Administration: $73,000 ($41.27)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $62,000 ($35.05)
    Natural Resources - Other: $59,000 ($33.35)
    Local Fire Protection: $53,000 ($29.96)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $22,000 ($12.44)
    Health - Other: $17,000 ($9.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($5.65)
    Parking Facilities: $3,000 ($1.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $235,000 ($132.84)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Transit Utilities: $153,000 ($86.49)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $304,000 ($171.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $294,000 ($166.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000 ($91.01)
    Sewerage: $150,000 ($84.79)
    Water Utilities: $54,000 ($30.53)
    Police Protection: $41,000 ($23.18)
    General Public Building: $2,000 ($1.13)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($1.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.57)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,454,000 ($821.93)

Cooperstown government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $841,000 ($475.41)
    Parks and Recreation: $279,000 ($157.72)
    Other: $68,000 ($38.44)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,000 ($0.57)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $380,000 ($214.81)
    Other: $90,000 ($50.88)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $80,000 ($45.22)
    Fines and Forfeits: $74,000 ($41.83)
    Donations From Private Sources: $47,000 ($26.57)
    Sale of Property: $26,000 ($14.70)
    Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($10.18)
    Rents: $9,000 ($5.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $865,000 ($488.98)
    Transit Utilities: $93,000 ($52.57)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $576,000 ($325.61)
    Highways: $57,000 ($32.22)
    General Local Government Support: $14,000 ($7.91)
  • Tax - Property: $1,715,000 ($969.47)
    Public Utilities Sales: $58,000 ($32.79)
    Other License: $33,000 ($18.65)

Cooperstown government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,995,000 ($1693.05)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,740,000 ($1548.90)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $255,000 ($144.15)

Cooperstown government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $933,000 ($527.42)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,146,000 ($2343.70)

5.59% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,979 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.59%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Delaware County, NY  0.93% ($34,389 average AGI)
from Chenango County, NY  0.59% ($34,962)
from Herkimer County, NY  0.32% ($31,556)


6.22% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,400 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Delaware County, NY  0.88% ($35,289 average AGI)
to Chenango County, NY  0.58% ($30,409)
to Herkimer County, NY  0.33% ($38,227)
Businesses in Cooperstown, NY
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
FedEx1Subway1
Ford1Tim Hortons1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul1
MasterBrand Cabinets2UPS2

Strongest AM radio stations in Cooperstown:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDOS (730 AM; 1 kW; ONEONTA, NY; Owner: ULTIMATE B/CASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cooperstown:

  • WJIV (101.9 FM; CHERRY VALLEY, NY; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WGKR (105.3 FM; GRAND GORGE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WBUG-FM (101.1 FM; FORT PLAIN, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDHI (100.3 FM; DELHI, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WSQC-FM (91.7 FM; ONEONTA, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMM. COUNCIL)
  • WSRK (103.9 FM; ONEONTA, NY; Owner: ULTIMATE B/CASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMYY (97.3 FM; SCHOHARIE, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WSKU (105.5 FM; LITTLE FALLS, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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)
  • WBKT (95.3 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WBGK (99.7 FM; NEWPORT VILLAGE, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKXZ (93.9 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WRIP (97.9 FM; WINDHAM, NY; Owner: RIP RADIO, LLC)
  • WAJZ (96.3 FM; VOORHEESVILLE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKVU (100.7 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WZOZ (103.1 FM; ONEONTA, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WLZW (98.7 FM; UTICA, 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Cooperstown:

  • WKTV (Channel 2; UTICA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFXV (Channel 33; UTICA, NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • W29BJ (Channel 29; BURLINGTON, NY; Owner: KEVIN O'KANE)
Cooperstown fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Cooperstown fatal accident list:

Jul 18, 2017 10:09 AM, Cr-11, Lat: 42.664558, Lon: -74.972772, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 7.2mTotal length
  • $4,085,000Total costs
  • 8,444Total average daily traffic
  • 499Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,527Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Cooperstown, New York:

  • The Cooper Inn, 15 Chestnut St, Cooperstown, New York 13326 , Phone: (607) 547-2567, Fax: (607) 547-1271
  • Lake Front Motel, 10 Fair St, Cooperstown, New York 13326 , Phone: (607) 547-9511
  • Lake N Pines Motel, 7102 St Hwy 80, Cooperstown, New York 13326 , Phone: (800) 615-5253, Fax: (607) 547-5671
  • Best Western Inn At The Common, 50 Commons Dr, Cooperstown, New York 13326 , Phone: (607) 547-9439, Fax: (607) 547-7082
  • Terrace Motor Inn, 6439 State Hwy 80, Cooperstown, New York 13326 , Phone: (607) 547-9979
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Cooperstown, New York
Most common first names in Cooperstown, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary8682.2 years
William7879.1 years
Helen6083.3 years
John5877.6 years
Robert5273.9 years
George4777.3 years
Charles4477.3 years
Margaret3882.0 years
Elizabeth3884.8 years
Edward3678.6 years
Most common last names in Cooperstown, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4581.6 years
Johnson2383.0 years
Clark1781.2 years
Thayer1477.2 years
Richards1379.0 years
Rathbun1381.4 years
Young1383.1 years
Brown1281.0 years
Robinson1277.6 years
Campbell1181.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cooperstown, NY
  • 75.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.9%Wood
  • 4.4%Utility gas
  • 3.3%Electricity
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.7%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cooperstown, NY
  • 59.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 21.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 10.6%Electricity
  • 6.0%Utility gas
  • 2.7%No fuel used


Cooperstown compared to New York state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Cooperstown on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #96 (13326) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most museums in 2005"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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