For population 25 years and over in Corning:
For population 15 years and over in Corning city:
464 residents are foreign born (2.4% Europe, 1.5% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $2,550 (3.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (53.2 miles , pop. 56,298).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (75.8 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (179.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Riverside, NY (1.1 miles ), South Corning, NY (1.4 miles ), Painted Post, NY (1.4 miles ), Gang Mills, NY (1.8 miles ), Erwin, NY (1.8 miles ), Hornby, NY (2.4 miles ), Caton, NY (2.6 miles ), Big Flats, NY (2.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.15 N, Longitude: 77.06 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,324 (+49.1%)
Area code: 607
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Crime in Corning detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 25 (21 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -1,073 (-9.0%).
Work and jobs in Corning: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Corning, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Corning-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 44% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the Corning city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 21.0 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Corning-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 60.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 22.0 miles away from Corning center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 99.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Steuben County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Margaret Sanger - (1879-1966), pro-contraceptive activist, Pat Audinwood - Martial artist, Bill Moore (pitcher) - Baseball player.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.92. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.23. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.157. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Corning and their reported violations in the past:FERENBAUG CAMPSITE (Address: 4682 RTE 414 , Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:ST. CHARLES COUNTRY CLUB (Address: 159 COLUMBIA , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 19.1%
(18.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.1% for Black residents, 38.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Corning compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Corning (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Corning (based on Steuben County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.70%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Number of full-service restaurants: 87
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Corning government finances in 2002:
4.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,457 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($644 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.49% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,747 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($278 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Corning fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 21See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Corning, NY
Total length: 265 meters (869ft)
Total costs: $157,094,000
Total average daily traffic: 207,787
Total average daily truck traffic: 29,171
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Corning)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 64 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Corning, NY)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 75 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Corning)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Corning)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 782 patent applications in 2008-2013.