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 2019: $120,917 (it was $75,442 in 2000)
Cortlandt:

$120,917
NY:

$72,108

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $54,812 (it was $33,432 in 2000)

Cortlandt town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $455,662 (it was $232,800 in 2000)
Cortlandt:

$455,662
NY:

$338,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $676,896; detached houses: $820,934; townhouses or other attached units: $509,282; in 2-unit structures: $521,470; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $418,733; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $299,089; mobile homes: $493,686
March 2019 cost of living index in Cortlandt: 159.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Cortlandt, NY (2010)
    • 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

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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).

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 )

Latitude: 41.26 N, Longitude: 73.90 W

Distribution of median household income in Cortlandt, NY in 2019

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
  • 2015: 31 buildings, average cost: $262,300
  • 2016: 44 buildings, average cost: $265,200
  • 2017: 43 buildings, average cost: $277,900
  • 2018: 27 buildings, average cost: $256,300
  • 2019: 83 buildings, average cost: $149,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Cortlandt, NY residents
Average permit cost in Cortlandt, NY
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.7%
New York:

8.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Cortlandt, NY
Historical housing units in Cortlandt, NY
Most common industries in Cortlandt, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.8%)
  • Health care (11.3%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.6%)
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Health care (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.0%)
  • Educational services (16.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
  • Public administration (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Cortlandt, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Computer specialists (3.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Computer specialists (5.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Top executives (3.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Registered nurses (4.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)

Average climate in Cortlandt, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Cortlandt, New York average temperatures Cortlandt, New York average precipitation Cortlandt, New York humidity Cortlandt, New York wind speed Cortlandt, New York snowfall Cortlandt, New York sunshine Cortlandt, New York clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 84.5. This is about average.

City:

84.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

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.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.108. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.61. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.61
U.S.:

8.46

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 significantly above New York state average. It is 68% 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 Cortlandt center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 316.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 225.1 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) earthquake occurred 223.3 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 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
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 (26) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 7, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 3 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

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:

See full list of schools located in Cortlandt

Points of interest:

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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

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

Westchester County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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
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

For population 15 years and over in Cortlandt:

Marital status in Cortlandt, NY
  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 64.0%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

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
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

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cortlandt, NY (based on Westchester County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This 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.
New York:

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

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

9.52 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

7.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Westchester County:

19.1%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Westchester County:

17.8%
New York:

15.6%

4.80% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($125,099 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
New York average:

4.90%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,937 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bronx County, NY  1.06% ($59,595 average AGI)
from New York County, NY  0.73% ($264,722)
from Kings County, NY  0.32% ($142,178)


5.44% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($154,278 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.44%
New York average:

5.85%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,279 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.09%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to New York County, NY  0.59% ($476,992 average AGI)
to Bronx County, NY  0.57% ($43,856)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.51% ($142,930)

Businesses in Cortlandt, NY

  • Marshalls: 1
  • T-Mobile: 1

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
See more detailed statistics of Cortlandt fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 30Number of bridges
  • 207ft / 63.3mTotal length
  • $75,192,000Total costs
  • 375,300Total average daily traffic
  • 17,499Total average daily truck traffic
  • 316,045Total future (year 2015) average daily traffic
New bridges in Cortlandt, NY - historical statistics
  • 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:

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  • 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 MHz, Grant Date: 09/03/2014, Expiration Date: 10/01/2024Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • PAUL H THURST, 7 Brooke Place (Lat: 41.314444 Lon: -73.927250), Type: 216.0, Overall height: 221 m, Registrant: Pamal Broadcasting Ltd, Pthurst@pamal.Com, , 310 Beaco-n, Phone: (845) 838-6000
  • PAUL H THURST, 7 Brooke Place (Lat: 41.314444 Lon: -73.927250), Type: 216.0, Overall height: 221 m, Registrant: Pamal Broadcasting Ltd, Pthurst@pamal.Com, , 310 Beaco-n, Phone: (845) 838-6000
  • PAUL H THURST, 7 Brooke Place (Lat: 41.314444 Lon: -73.927250), Type: 216.0, Overall height: 221 m, Registrant: Pamal Broadcasting Ltd, Pthurst@pamal.Com, , 310 Beaco-n, Phone: (845) 838-6000

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 2600 Se Of Int. Rt. 202 & Bear Mountain Parkw (Lat: 41.280556 Lon: -73.875972), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 12.1 m, Call Sign: WPVW378,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.925 MHz, Grant Date: 05/30/2012, Expiration Date: 08/27/2022, Certifier: James Minihan, Registrant: Lcsd, 3100 E. Main Street, Mohegan Lake, NY 10547, Phone: (914) 528-4445, Fax: (914) 528-1839, Email:
  • Lat: 41.307389 Lon: -73.912250, Call Sign: WQBI246,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.362 MHz, 462.412 MHz, 467.262 MHz, 467.337 MHz, Grant Date: 09/27/2014, Expiration Date: 10/13/2024, Certifier: Robert Wolverton, Registrant: 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

2006 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2006 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 44. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 70 took place in 2010, and the least - 19 in 2007. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Cortlandt, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (54.7%), and Outside Fires (32.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Cortlandt, NY
    • 31454.7%Structure Fires
    • 18532.2%Outside Fires
    • 549.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 213.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cortlandt, NY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cortlandt, NY
  • 72.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 23.0%Utility gas
  • 2.7%Electricity
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cortlandt, NY
  • 50.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 35.5%Utility gas
  • 7.3%Electricity
  • 6.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Coal or coke


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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  • Mark A. Goodman (3)
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Total of 17 patent applications in 2008-2021.