Deferiet, New York

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Population in 2012: 303 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 
Males: 166  (55.1%)
Females: 137  (44.9%)
Median resident age:  37.0 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 13628.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $58,404 (it was $34,688 in 2000)
Deferiet:

$58,404
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,872 (it was $15,650 in 2000)

Deferiet village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $109,275 (it was $53,300 in 2000)
Deferiet:

$109,275
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $116,187; Detached houses: $116,206; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $115,351

Median gross rent in 2012: $519.

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Deferiet races chart
  • White alone - 269 (91.5%)
  • Black alone - 9 (3.1%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (1.7%)
  • Hispanic - 5 (1.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (1.0%)
  • Asian alone - 3 (1.0%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Deferiet: 89.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.2%), English (9.8%), Irish (8.2%), Italian (7.6%), Polish (6.2%), French (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.71 square miles.

Population density: 426 people per square mile   (low).

Deferiet, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Deferiet:

  • High school or higher: 97.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Deferiet village:

  • Never married: 36.8%
  • Now married: 53.2%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 2.9%

14 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 1.1% Africa, 1.1% Latin America, 0.6% Asia).

This village:  4.0%
New York:  22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,319 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,625 (2.7%)

Deferiet satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clay, NY (66.3 miles , pop. 58,805).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (113.8 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (239.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Great Bend, NY (1.1 miles ), Herrings, NY (1.2 miles) , Fort Drum, NY (1.9 miles ), Felts Mills, NY (2.0 miles ), Champion, NY (2.1 miles ), Wilna, NY (2.1 miles ), West Carthage, NY (2.3 miles ), Carthage, NY (2.3 miles ).

Latitude: 44.03 N, Longitude: 75.68 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 315

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

7.1%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +15 (+5.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (14%)
  • Carpenters (11%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (42%)
  • Accountants and auditors (9%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (9%)
  • Personal appearance workers (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)

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

Average climate in Deferiet, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Deferiet-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 67.0 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 102.2 miles away from Deferiet 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 296.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 207.2 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 71.2 miles away from Deferiet 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 103.6 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 Jefferson County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Birthplace of: Ian Dingman (lacrosse) - Lacrosse player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Deferiet:

  • CARTHAGE AREA HOSPITAL, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; CARTHAGE, NY)
  • THE COUNTRY MANOR NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CARTHAGE, NY)
  • HOSPICE OF JEFFERSON COUNTY INC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • JEFFERSON CO PUB HLTH SVS CHHA (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • MERCY OF NORTHERN NEW YORK (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • SAMARITAN KEEP NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WATERTOWN, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Deferiet:

  • Jefferson Community College (about 14 miles; Watertown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,886)
  • St Lawrence University (about 47 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 2,501)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Canton (about 47 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,411)
  • Clarkson University (about 56 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 3,472)
  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 56 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 4,307)
  • SUNY College at Oswego (about 59 miles; Oswego, NY; FT enrollment: 7,550)
  • Utica College (about 69 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)

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Church in Deferiet: Deferiet Union Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Jefferson 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 67.3. This is about average.

City:

67.3
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.5%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  69.0%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.1%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Deferiet compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)

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

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Religion statistics for Deferiet village (based on Jefferson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.14%
Here: 44.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)American Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents62.8%13.6%4.3%3.2%2.8%
Congregations16.9%25.0%8.1%7.4%6.6%
NameUnited Church of ChristEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents1.7%1.5%1.4%1.3%7.2%
Congregations3.7%2.2%5.1%1.5%23.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 28
Jefferson County:

2.37 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Jefferson County:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 53
Jefferson County:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 116
Here:

9.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

28.0%
New York:

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

10.1%
State:

15.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 2$1,183
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$750
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$250
Firefighters 0$0 1$100
Streets and Highways 1$2,720$32,6405$1,145
Health 0$0 3$108
Sewerage 0$0 1$593
Parks and Recreation 0$0 3$817
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$186
Totals for Government 1$2,720$32,64024$5,132

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $84,000 ($277.23)
    General - Other: $58,000 ($191.42)
    Central Staff Services: $20,000 ($66.01)
    Parks & Recreation: $20,000 ($66.01)
    Sewerage: $18,000 ($59.41)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($52.81)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($42.90)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($33.00)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($26.40)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($23.10)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($13.20)
    Health Services - Other: $3,000 ($9.90)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($3.30)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($6.60)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $35,000 ($115.51)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($66.01)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($13.20)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($3.30)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $93,000 ($306.93)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $21,000 ($69.31)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $91,000 ($300.33)
    All Other: $10,000 ($33.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $11,000 ($36.30)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($16.50)
    Property Sale Other: $1,000 ($3.30)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($3.30)
    Highways: $1,000 ($3.30)
  • Tax - Property: $122,000 ($402.64)
    NEC: $14,000 ($46.20)
    Public Utilities: $5,000 ($16.50)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $40,000 ($132.01)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $20,000 ($66.01)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $20,000 ($66.01)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $150,000 ($495.05)

10.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,663 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.85%
New York average:

5.41%

1.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,110 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

1.18%
New York average:

0.24%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from St. Lawrence County, NY  0.37% ($30,758 average AGI)
from Onondaga County, NY  0.31% ($29,643)
from Lewis County, NY  0.26% ($24,981)


12.24% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,883 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.24%
New York average:

6.26%

0.61% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,441 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.61%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to St. Lawrence County, NY  0.39% ($29,287 average AGI)
to Onondaga County, NY  0.37% ($30,144)
to Lewis County, NY  0.31% ($26,923)

Strongest AM radio stations in Deferiet:

  • WNER (1410 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • WTNY (790 AM; 1 kW; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF WATERTOWN, INC.)
  • WATN (1240 AM; 1 kW; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSCP (1070 AM; daytime; 3 kW; SANDY CREEK-PULASKI, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Deferiet:

  • WTOJ (103.1 FM; CARTHAGE, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBDI (106.7 FM; COPENHAGEN, NY; Owner: FORCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WFRY-FM (97.5 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF WATERTOWN, INC.)
  • WWJS (90.1 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: LIBERTY COMMUNICATIONS FAMILY B/G)
  • WJNY (90.9 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: PUBLIC B/CNG COUNCIL CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WSLJ (88.9 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRVJ (91.7 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WLLG (99.3 FM; LOWVILLE, NY; Owner: THE FLACK BROADCASTING GROUP L.L.C.)
  • WCIZ-FM (93.3 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF WATERTOWN, INC.)
  • WOTT (100.7 FM; HENDERSON, NY; Owner: JEFFERSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGIX-FM (95.3 FM; GOUVERNEUR, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS NORTH, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Deferiet:

  • WWNY-TV (Channel 7; CARTHAGE, NY; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WWTI (Channel 50; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WPBS-TV (Channel 16; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV COUNCIL, INC)
  • WNYF-CA (Channel 25; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WBQZ-LP (Channel 34; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: ANTHONY DiMARCANTONIO)
  • WLOT-LP (Channel 66; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: R. ANTHONY DiMARCANTONIO)

Deferiet fatal accident list:

Dec 22, 1979 10:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 20 meters (66ft)
Total costs: $10,397,000
Total average daily traffic: 10,550
Total average daily truck traffic: 633
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 13,817

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Deferiet on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2004 Presidential Election"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006"
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