Cortlandt, New York

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Population in 2010: 41,592. Population change since 2000: +8.1%
 
Males: 20,418  (49.1%)
Females: 21,174  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  43.3 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 10567.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $106,442 (it was $75,442 in 2000)
Cortlandt:

$106,442
NY:

$62,909

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $46,090 (it was $33,432 in 2000)

Cortlandt town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $420,718 (it was $232,800 in 2000)
Cortlandt:

$420,718
NY:

$302,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $666,255; Detached houses: $812,406; Townhouses or other attached units: $578,779; In 2-unit structures: $482,735; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $282,089; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $263,067; Mobile homes: $78,454
  • Races in Cortlandt, NY (2010)

    Cortlandt races chart
    • 31,97676.9%White alone
    • 5,32412.8%Hispanic
    • 1,9944.8%Black alone
    • 1,4793.6%Asian alone
    • 6701.6%Two or more races
    • 1120.3%Other race alone
    • 300.07%American Indian alone
    • 70.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cortlandt: 163.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (26.5%), Irish (23.6%), German (12.6%), English (6.1%), Polish (5.2%), United States (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 39.7 square miles.

Population density: 1,048 people per square mile   (low).

Cortlandt,NY real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Cortlandt:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cortlandt town:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 64.0%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

4,371 residents are foreign born (4.9% Europe, 3.6% Latin America, 2.3% Asia).

This town:

11.4%
New York:

20.4%

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

Cortlandt town:  2.3% ($5,457)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarkstown, NY (10.2 miles , pop. 82,082).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (28.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Montrose, NY (1.3 miles ), Buchanan, NY (1.4 miles ), Peekskill, NY (1.5 miles ), Crugers, NY (1.5 miles ), Verplanck, NY (1.7 miles ), Crompond, NY (2.0 miles ), Croton-on-Hudson, NY (2.0 miles ), Lake Mohegan, NY (2.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 41 buildings, average cost: $381,800
  • 1998: 43 buildings, average cost: $356,400
  • 1999: 96 buildings, average cost: $317,700
  • 2000: 86 buildings, average cost: $328,100
  • 2001: 65 buildings, average cost: $379,100
  • 2002: 70 buildings, average cost: $366,700
  • 2003: 65 buildings, average cost: $369,000
  • 2004: 66 buildings, average cost: $368,500
  • 2005: 63 buildings, average cost: $368,600
  • 2006: 53 buildings, average cost: $367,800
  • 2007: 37 buildings, average cost: $370,200
  • 2008: 24 buildings, average cost: $369,600
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $359,700
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $325,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $347,800
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $328,800
  • 2014: 15 buildings, average cost: $227,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.26 N, Longitude: 73.90 W

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Cortlandt, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cortlandt-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.9 miles away from the Cortlandt town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 51.2 miles away from the town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cortlandt-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 187.5 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 223.3 miles away from Cortlandt 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 129.0 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 194.4 miles away from the city 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 102.7 miles away from Cortlandt center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 241.0 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 Westchester County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 7, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: Hiram Paulding - Navy admiral, Elton Brand - NBA basketball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Cortlandt:

  • SPECIAL CITIZENS FUTURES UNLIMITED (Hospital, about 2 miles away; CORTLANDT MANOR, NY)
  • VA HUDSON VALLEY HEALTHCARE SYSTEM (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 2 miles away; MONTROSE, NY)
  • N Y S VETS HOME AT MONTROSE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MONTROSE, NY)
  • SKY VIEW REHABILITATION AND HEALTH CARE CENTER L L C (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CROTON ON HUDSON, NY)
  • COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES, INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; BUCHANAN, NY)
  • HUDSON VALLEY HOSPITAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; CORTLANDT MANOR, NY)
  • BETHEL NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CROTON ON HUDSON, NY)

Amtrak station near Cortlandt:

  • 5 miles: CROTON-HARMON (CROTON-ON-HUDSON, CROTON POINT AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Cortlandt:

  • 3 miles: Indian Point 2 and 3 in Buchanan, NY.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cortlandt:

  • United States Military Academy (about 10 miles; West Point, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,651)
  • Nyack College (about 13 miles; Nyack, NY; FT enrollment: 2,590)
  • Rockland Community College (about 14 miles; Suffern, NY; FT enrollment: 6,026)
  • SUNY Westchester Community College (about 15 miles; Valhalla, NY; FT enrollment: 10,278)
  • Mercy College (about 17 miles; Dobbs Ferry, NY; FT enrollment: 8,602)
  • SUNY at Purchase College (about 19 miles; Purchase, NY; FT enrollment: 4,415)
  • Mount Saint Mary College (about 19 miles; Newburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 2,166)

Public high school in Cortlandt:

Public elementary/middle schools in Cortlandt:

Private elementary/middle school in Cortlandt:

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Notable locations in Cortlandt: Cortlandt Yacht Club (A), Cortlandt Station (B), Croton Yacht Club (C), Croton - Harmon Station (D), Hollow Brook Golf Course (E), Pine Lake Camp (F), Valeria Home (G), Camp Smith (H), Camp Rainbow (I), Buchanan Village Wastewater Treatment Plant (J), Hemlock Hill Farm (K), Chicory Meadow Farm (L), Croton Free Library (M), Montrose Fire Department (N), Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant (O), Hollowbrook Fire Station (P), Furnace Woods Fire Station (Q), Village Hall (R), Danish Home for the Aged (S), Hudson Institute (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Westchester Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Cortlandt include: Trinity Methodist Church (A), Saint Christophers Roman Catholic Church (B), Saint Patrick's Roman Catholic Church (C), Temple Israel (D), Our Saviour Evangelical Lutheran Church (E), Good Shepherd Chapel (F), Asbury United Methodist Church (G), Union Church (H), Unitarian Universalist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Marys Cemetery (1), Bethel Cemetery (2), Assumption Cemetery (3), Ackerman Cemetery (4), Lent Cemetery (5), Hebrew Cemetery (6), Hillside Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lounsbury Pond (A), Lake Meahagh (B), Naumburg Pond (C), Pine Lake (D), Spy Pond (E), Twin Lakes (F), Nelson Pond (G), Blue Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Furnace Brook (A), Broccy Creek (B), Purdy Brook (C), Dickey Brook (D), Croton River (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Cortlandt include: Black Rock Park (1), Brinton Brook National Audubon Society Sanctuary (2), Dobbs Park (3), Duck Pond Playground (4), Firemans Park (5), Harrison Street Playground (6), Senassqua Park (7), Silver Lake Park (8), Sunset Playground (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Westchester 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 2013 was 92.6. This is worse than average.

City:

92.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.700. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.700
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.716. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.716
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.19. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.19
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.5%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.3%
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: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.5%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.5%
Whole state:

7.4%

People in group quarters in Cortlandt in 2010:

  • 1,021 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 228 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 103 people in college/university student housing
  • 88 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 7 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Cortlandt in 2000:

  • 627 people in nursing homes
  • 174 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 149 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 97 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 91 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 71 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 39 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 10 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
New York average:

14.2

Cortlandt travel time to work - commute Cortlandt mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cortlandt town (based on Westchester County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic435,590100
Other75,029114
Mainline Protestant46,854176
Evangelical Protestant28,915209
Black Protestant17,81438
Orthodox5,45816
None339,453-
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: 417
Westchester County:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 71
Westchester County:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 111
Westchester County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 904
Here:

9.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Westchester County:

19.1%
New York:

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

17.8%
State:

15.6%

4.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($82,812 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.69%
New York average:

5.06%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,375 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.09%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bronx County, NY  1.11% ($50,059 average AGI)
from New York County, NY  0.58% ($156,680)
from Queens County, NY  0.27% ($66,065)


5.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($78,312 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
New York average:

5.46%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,699 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.10%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New York County, NY  0.62% ($94,545 average AGI)
to Bronx County, NY  0.55% ($38,164)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.42% ($139,328)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cortlandt:

  • WLNA (1420 AM; 5 kW; PEEKSKILL, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WVIP (1310 AM; 5 kW; MT. KISCO, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WVNJ (1160 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVERSAL B/CASTING OF NEW YORK,INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cortlandt:

  • WHUD (100.7 FM; PEEKSKILL, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLJP (89.3 FM; MONROE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WDFH (90.3 FM; OSSINING, NY; Owner: WESTCHESTER COUNCIL FOR PUBLIC B/CNG)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WFAF (106.3 FM; MOUNT KISCO, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXPK (107.1 FM; BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNYK (88.7 FM; NYACK, NY; Owner: NYACK COLLEGE)
  • WFAS-FM (103.9 FM; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W202AR (88.3 FM; NEWBURGH, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Cortlandt:

  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WRNN-TV (Channel 62; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: WRNN-TV ASSOCIATES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Cortlandt fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 30Number of bridges
  • 95m312ftTotal length
  • $43,435,000Total costs
  • 380,278Total average daily traffic
  • 13,464Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 21920-1929
  • 81930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 111960-1969
  • 11980-1989
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Cortlandt, NY

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 21-51 Scenic Drive (Lat: 41.228639 Lon: -73.901889), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: KNKA206
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 09/03/2014, Expiration Date: 10/01/2024Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • PAUL H THURST, 7 Brooke Place (Lat: 41.314444 Lon: -73.927250), Type: 216.0, Overall height: 221 m, Registrant: 8458386000, Pthurst@pamal.Com
  • PAUL H THURST, 7 Brooke Place (Lat: 41.314444 Lon: -73.927250), Type: 216.0, Overall height: 221 m, Registrant: 8458386000, Pthurst@pamal.Com
  • PAUL H THURST, 7 Brooke Place (Lat: 41.314444 Lon: -73.927250), Type: 216.0, Overall height: 221 m, Registrant: 8458386000, Pthurst@pamal.Com

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Lat: 41.307389 Lon: -73.912250, Call Sign: WQBI246
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.362 MHz, 462.412 MHz, 467.262 MHz, 467.337 MHzGrant Date: 09/27/2014, Expiration Date: 10/13/2024, Certifier: Robert WolvertonRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB2NXP, Licensee ID: L00405452, Grant Date: 11/16/2011, Expiration Date: 02/02/2022, Certifier: John J De Blasio, Registrant: John J De Blasio, 17 School St, Cortlandt, NY 10566

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

ROCK CUT DELI (Address: 735 ALBANY POST ROAD , Population served: 101, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 21
  • Hazardous Condition: 22

Incident types - Cortlandt

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cortlandt, NY

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (68%)
  • Utility gas (26%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Businesses in Cortlandt, NY

  • Marshalls: 1
  • T-Mobile: 1

Cortlandt compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Cortlandt on our top lists:

  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking railroad to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Rail transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (population 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Lawyers (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Rail transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Art and design workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Rail and water transportation workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Architects, surveyors, and cartographers (population 5,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Apparel, fabrics, and notions merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Rail and water transportation workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very long commute times (90 or more minutes) (population 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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