Coventry, New York

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Population in 2010: 1,655. Population change since 2000: +4.2%
 
Males: 854  (51.6%)
Females: 801  (48.4%)
Median resident age:  43.3 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 13778.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,158 (it was $35,769 in 2000)
Coventry:

$46,158
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,999 (it was $14,807 in 2000)

Coventry town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $82,478 (it was $55,100 in 2000)
Coventry:

$82,478
NY:

$277,600
  • Races in Coventry, NY (2010)

    Coventry races chart
    • 1,58095.5%White alone
    • 281.7%Hispanic
    • 161.0%Two or more races
    • 130.8%American Indian alone
    • 130.8%Asian alone
    • 40.2%Black alone
    • 10.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Coventry: 98.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.9%), English (15.1%), Irish (12.2%), United States (11.3%), Italian (9.9%), Dutch (6.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1665 feet

Land area: 48.7 square miles.

Population density: 34 people per square mile   (very low).

Coventry,NY real estate house value index trend

Coventry, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Coventry:

  • High school or higher: 78.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Coventry town:

  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 59.1%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

75 residents are foreign born (2.9% Europe, 0.9% Latin America, 0.7% Asia).

This town:

4.7%
New York:

22.3%

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

Coventry town:  2.3% ($1,261)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Coventry satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (23.8 miles , pop. 56,298).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (117.3 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (135.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Afton, NY (2.7 miles ), Bainbridge, NY (2.8 miles ), Greene, NY (2.8 miles ), Colesville, NY (3.0 miles ), Oxford, NY (3.2 miles ), Smithville, NY (3.3 miles ), Smithville Flats, NY (3.4 miles ), Guilford, NY (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 42.30 N, Longitude: 75.63 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 607

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

5.6%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Machinery (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Truck transportation (7%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (5%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)

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

Average climate in Coventry, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Coventry, New York average temperatures Coventry, New York average precipitation Coventry, New York humidity Coventry, New York wind speed Coventry, New York snowfall Coventry, New York sunshine Coventry, New York clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Coventry-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.0 miles away from the Coventry town center injured 12 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 31.4 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Coventry-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 131.6 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 179.3 miles away from Coventry 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 251.7 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 137.7 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 53.7 miles away from Coventry center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 220.4 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 Chenango County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Coventry topographic map

Birthplace of: Rufus Mallory - Politician, William E. Johnson - Temperance leader, William Goodell (abolitionist) - Abolitionist, Francis R. E. Cornell - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Coventry:

  • N Y S VETS HOME AT OXFORD (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; OXFORD, NY)
  • THE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; SIDNEY, NY)
  • THE HOSPITAL S N F (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SIDNEY, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coventry:

  • SUNY Broome Community College (about 19 miles; Binghamton, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,969)
  • SUNY at Binghamton (about 23 miles; Vestal, NY; FT enrollment: 15,096)
  • SUNY Oneonta (about 32 miles; Oneonta, NY; FT enrollment: 6,081)
  • SUNY College at Cortland (about 36 miles; Cortland, NY; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Delhi (about 37 miles; Delhi, NY; FT enrollment: 2,911)
  • Colgate University (about 37 miles; Hamilton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,094)
  • Tompkins Cortland Community College (about 37 miles; Dryden, NY; FT enrollment: 3,884)

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Notable locations in Coventry: The New Echo Lake Resort (A), Chenango Valley Ranch (B), Coventry Volunteer Fire Company (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Coventry: First Congregational Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Coventry Union Cemetery (1), Coventryville Cemetery (2), Wylie Cemetery (3), Old Chapel Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Smith Pond (A), Echo Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2002 was 58.7. This is better than average.

City:

58.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

9.1
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.9%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.1%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.3% of all households

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

14.9%
Whole state:

14.6%

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

6.8%
Whole state:

7.4%

Coventry compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
New York average:

14.2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (65%)
  • Wood (17%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Electricity (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Coventry town (based on Chenango County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,74439
Catholic5,5288
Evangelical Protestant1,56325
Other4715
None36,171-
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: 13
Chenango County:

2.54 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Chenango County:

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Chenango County:

5.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Here:

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Chenango County:

27.4%
New York:

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

13.6%
State:

15.6%

4.46% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,308 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.46%
New York average:

5.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Broome County, NY  0.74% ($31,867 average AGI)
from Otsego County, NY  0.55% ($27,400)
from Delaware County, NY  0.36% ($30,200)


5.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,380 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.26%
New York average:

5.46%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Broome County, NY  0.81% ($30,268 average AGI)
to Otsego County, NY  0.57% ($28,873)
to Delaware County, NY  0.37% ($22,930)

Strongest AM radio stations in Coventry:

  • WINR (680 AM; 5 kW; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WNBF (1290 AM; 9 kW; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYOS (1360 AM; 5 kW; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WENE (1430 AM; 5 kW; ENDICOTT, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WDLA (1270 AM; 5 kW; WALTON, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WCDO (1490 AM; 1 kW; SIDNEY, NY; Owner: CDO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCHN (970 AM; 1 kW; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Coventry:

  • WBKT (95.3 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WHWK (98.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCDO-FM (100.9 FM; SIDNEY, NY; Owner: CDO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKXZ (93.9 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WAAL (99.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSQX-FM (91.5 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CNCL.)
  • WKGB-FM (92.5 FM; CONKLIN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSKG-FM (89.3 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: WSKG PUB.TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WIFF (90.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WMXW (103.3 FM; VESTAL, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCDW (100.5 FM; CONKLIN, NY; Owner: EQUINOX BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWYL (104.1 FM; CHENANGO BRIDGE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIYN (94.7 FM; DEPOSIT, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WMRV-FM (105.7 FM; ENDICOTT, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W273AB (102.5 FM; OWEGO, NY; Owner: WEBO RADIO, INC.)
  • WBBI (107.5 FM; ENDWELL, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLTB (101.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, NY; Owner: GM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIII (99.9 FM; CORTLAND, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDLA-FM (92.1 FM; WALTON, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WYXL (97.3 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Coventry:

  • WSKG-TV (Channel 46; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WICZ-TV (Channel 40; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: STAINLESS BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WBNG-TV (Channel 12; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • W26BS (Channel 14; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIVT (Channel 34; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WBPN-LP (Channel 10; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: STAINLESS BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WBGH-CA (Channel 20; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • $7,316,000Total costs
  • 3,000Total average daily traffic
  • 207Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,153Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Matthew Beckwith, Int Of Nys 206 & Cty Rt 13 (Lat: 42.318139 Lon: -75.634444), Type: 97.5, Overall height: 97.5 m
    Registrant: 6073342000, , 14 W PARK PLACE
  • R. Allen Smith, Rt 206 Town Rd 13 (Lat: 42.318306 Lon: -75.634333), Type: 73.1, Overall height: 67 m
    Registrant: 6073371862, Mbeck301@adelphia.Net, 279 COUNTY ROAD 46
  • R. Allen Smith, Rt 206 Town Rd 13 (Lat: 42.318306 Lon: -75.634333), Type: 73.1, Overall height: 67 m
    Registrant: 6073371862, Mbeck301@roadrunner.Com, 279 COUNTY ROAD 46
  • R Allen Smith, Rt 206 Town Rd 13 (Lat: 42.318306 Lon: -75.634333), Type: 73.1, Overall height: 67 m
    Registrant: 6073371862, Mbeck301@roadrunner.Com, 279 COUNTY ROAD 46
  • Robert A SMith, Int Of Nys 206 & Cty Rt 13 (Lat: 42.318139 Lon: -75.634444), Type: 97.5, Overall height: 97.5 m
    Registrant: 6073342000, , 14 W PARK PLACE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Fire Dept (Lat: 42.316194 Lon: -75.649917), Call Sign: KEH214
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.3800 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/15/2003, Expiration Date: 02/06/2014
    Registrant: County Of Chenango, 279 County Road 46, Norwich, NY 13815, Phone: (607) 337-1862, Fax: (607) 337-1865, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • COVENTRY, Rt 206 Town Rd 13 (Lat: 42.318306 Lon: -75.634333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67 m, Overall height: 73.1 m, Call Sign: WQJB610
    Assigned Frequencies: 6825.62 MHz, 6805.62 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/16/2008, Expiration Date: 07/16/2018, Certifier: Matthew L Beckwith
    Registrant: L. Robert Kimball & Associates, 437 Grant St., Pittsburgh, PA 15219-6002, Phone: (412) 201-4900

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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