For population 25 years and over in Covert:
For population 15 years and over in Covert town:
71 residents are foreign born (1.4% North America, 0.8% Europe, 0.6% Latin America, 0.4% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Syracuse, NY (42.2 miles , pop. 147,306).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (60.8 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (194.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Interlaken, NY (1.4 miles ), Trumansburg, NY (2.1 miles ), Lodi, NY (2.5 miles ), Ulysses, NY (2.6 miles ), Genoa, NY (2.8 miles ), Ovid, NY (2.9 miles ), Hector, NY (3.1 miles ), Aurora, NY (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 42.59 N, Longitude: 76.70 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 607
Work and jobs in Covert: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Covert, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Covert-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.4 miles away from the Covert town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 39.0 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Covert-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 61.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 39.4 miles away from Covert center
On 7/31/1997 at 07:15:29, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Seneca County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Covert:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Covert:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
22 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
19 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Covert compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Covert town (based on Seneca County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.21%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,910 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,904 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Covert:
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TV broadcast stations around Covert:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total costs: $4,777,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,390
Total average daily truck traffic: 305
Total future (year 2022) average daily traffic: 4,540