Croghan, New York

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Population in 2013: 623 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.3%
 
Males: 312  (50.2%)
Females: 311  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  40.5 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 13327.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,617 (it was $26,304 in 2000)
Croghan:

$34,617
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,974 (it was $14,183 in 2000)

Croghan village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $116,357 (it was $65,800 in 2000)
Croghan:

$116,357
NY:

$277,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $494.

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  • Races in Croghan, NY (2010)

    Croghan races chart
    • 60097.1%White alone
    • 61.0%Black alone
    • 61.0%Two or more races
    • 30.5%Asian alone
    • 20.3%Hispanic
    • 10.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Croghan: 96.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (38.6%), French (15.2%), Irish (8.4%), Italian (5.2%), English (4.9%), United States (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.44 square miles.

Population density: 1,429 people per square mile   (low).

Croghan,NY real estate house value index trend

Croghan, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Croghan:

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Croghan village:

  • Never married: 28.2%
  • Now married: 45.1%
  • Separated: 5.0%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

10 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.7%
New York:

22.3%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Croghan, New York as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Croghan to the number of sex offenders is 1,522 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,851 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,179 (1.1%)

Croghan satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (55.6 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (122.2 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (224.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: New Bremen, NY (1.7 miles ), Castorland, NY (2.5 miles ), Watson, NY (2.8 miles ), Lowville, NY (3.0 miles ), Denmark, NY (3.3 miles ), Martinsburg, NY (3.5 miles ), Carthage, NY (3.5 miles ), West Carthage, NY (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 43.89 N, Longitude: 75.39 W

Area code: 315

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

7.0%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -1 (-0.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (37%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Information (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (3%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)

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

Average climate in Croghan, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Croghan-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 89% 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 52.4 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 92.6 miles away from Croghan center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 191.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.6 miles away from the city 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 303.8 miles away from Croghan center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.0 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 Lewis County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Croghan topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Croghan:

  • LEWIS COUNTY PUB HEALTH CHHA (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; LOWVILLE, NY)
  • LEWIS COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; LOWVILLE, NY)
  • LEWIS COUNTY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; LOWVILLE, NY)
  • THE COUNTRY MANOR NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CARTHAGE, NY)
  • CARTHAGE AREA HOSPITAL, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; CARTHAGE, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Croghan:

  • Jefferson Community College (about 29 miles; Watertown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,886)
  • St Lawrence University (about 50 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 2,501)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Canton (about 51 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,411)
  • Utica College (about 56 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)
  • Clarkson University (about 57 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 3,472)
  • Mohawk Valley Community College (about 58 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 5,693)
  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 58 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 4,307)

Library in Croghan:

  • CROGHAN FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $32,944; Location: 9794 STATE ROUTE 812; 17,662 books; 323 audio materials; 1,167 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 46 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Croghan: Croghan Village Sewage Treatment Plant (A), Croghan Free Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Basselin Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Adirondack Mennonite Heritage Association (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 8778 Erie Canal Road).

Lewis County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 58.1. This is better than average.

City:

58.1
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.646. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.646
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 10.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

20.2

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

HARRISVILLE NICE-N-EASY (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 54 regular monitoring violations
INDIAN RIVER GENERAL STORE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-03-2008), St Boil Water Order (JUL-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Croghan that have no violations reported:

  • LOWVILLE NICE N EASY #2803 (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.4%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.1 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.7%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.3%
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: 0.0% of all households

Croghan compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Croghan (2011 data):

  • KeyBank National Association: Croghan Branch at 9760 Main Street, branch established on 1959/12/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
New York average:

13.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (31%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (24%)
  • Wood (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (0%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Croghan village (based on Lewis County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,44317
Evangelical Protestant2,69321
Mainline Protestant2,15525
Other1151
None15,681-
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: 9
Lewis County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Lewis County:

4.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Here:

10.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lewis County:

27.4%
New York:

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

13.4%
State:

15.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$319$3,8280$0
Other Government Administration 6$1,206$2,4120$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,666$31,9920$0
Totals for Government 8$4,191$6,2870$0

Croghan government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Fire Protection: $59,000 ($94.70)
    Water Utilities: $41,000 ($65.81)
    General - Other: $32,000 ($51.36)
    Sewerage: $30,000 ($48.15)
    Parks & Recreation: $20,000 ($32.10)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($32.10)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($9.63)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($9.63)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($4.82)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($4.82)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($1.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $28,000 ($44.94)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Financial Administration: $11,000 ($17.66)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $94,000 ($150.88)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($11.24)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($11.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $62,000 ($99.52)

Croghan government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $77,000 ($123.60)
    Sewerage: $75,000 ($120.39)
    All Other: $3,000 ($4.82)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $39,000 ($62.60)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($16.05)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($9.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $157,000 ($252.01)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $4,000 ($6.42)
    Highways: $1,000 ($1.61)
  • Tax - Property: $64,000 ($102.73)
    Public Utilities: $8,000 ($12.84)
    NEC: $2,000 ($3.21)

Croghan government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $464,000 ($744.78)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $448,000 ($719.10)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $16,000 ($25.68)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $260,000 ($417.34)
    End of Fiscal Year: $176,000 ($282.50)

Croghan government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $104,000 ($166.93)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $140,000 ($224.72)

4.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,614 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.78%
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 Jefferson County, NY  1.24% ($32,870 average AGI)
from Oneida County, NY  0.58% ($31,509)
from St. Lawrence County, NY  0.25% ($37,240)


5.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,656 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.44%
New York average:

5.46%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($587 average AGI)
Lewis County:

0.10%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, NY  1.53% ($31,542 average AGI)
to Oneida County, NY  0.70% ($27,771)
to Onondaga County, NY  0.18% ($26,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Croghan:

  • WNER (1410 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WADR (1480 AM; 5 kW; REMSEN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY)
  • WIBX (950 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBRV (900 AM; 1 kW; BOONVILLE, NY)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Croghan:

  • WBDI (106.7 FM; COPENHAGEN, NY; Owner: FORCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WJNY (90.9 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: PUBLIC B/CNG COUNCIL CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WLLG (99.3 FM; LOWVILLE, NY; Owner: THE FLACK BROADCASTING GROUP L.L.C.)
  • WFRY-FM (97.5 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF WATERTOWN, INC.)
  • WTOJ (103.1 FM; CARTHAGE, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJS (90.1 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: LIBERTY COMMUNICATIONS FAMILY B/G)
  • WXLH (91.3 FM; BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRGR (102.3 FM; TUPPER LAKE, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID, INC.)
  • WSLJ (88.9 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WUCL (93.5 FM; REMSEN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRVJ (91.7 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around Croghan:

  • WWTI (Channel 50; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WPBS-TV (Channel 16; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV COUNCIL, INC)
  • WWNY-TV (Channel 7; CARTHAGE, NY; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • Croghan, New York
  • Fatal accident count19
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents22
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:10
  • Fatalities19
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents30
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count149
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents209
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons31
  • Fatalities159
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents391
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents32
See more detailed statistics of Croghan fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • $3,617,000Total costs
  • 2,250Total average daily traffic
  • 225Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,150Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • RS1_Number_Four, 30 Mi Ne From Croghan, Ny Via Sr 812-Indian R. Rd.-Erie Canal Rd.-Long Pond Rd. (Lat: 43.965833 Lon: -75.084167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WPUY933
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.037 MHz, 851.062 MHz, 851.087 MHz, 851.112 MHz, 851.162 MHz, 851.187 MHz, 851.212 MHz, 851.237 MHz, 851.487 MHz, 851.537 MHz... (+20 more)
    Grant Date: 05/30/2002, Expiration Date: 05/30/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2011, Certifier: Thomas J Cowper
    Registrant: Nys Dhses Office Of Interoperable And Emergency Communications, State Office Campus Building 22, 1220 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12226, Phone: (518) 322-4912, Fax: (518) 322-4975, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KA2CDM
    Grant Date: 08/28/1997, Expiration Date: 08/28/2007, Cancellation Date: 08/29/2009
    Registrant: Leo V Jordan, 1004 Firehall St, Croghan, NY 13327
  • Call Sign: WB2SFZ, Licensee ID: L00234846
    Grant Date: 09/20/2011, Expiration Date: 11/12/2021, Certifier: Harry J Mitchell
    Registrant: Harry J Mitchell, 9565 Steiner Rd, Croghan, NY 13327

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 14

Incident types - Croghan

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