Dobbs Ferry, New York

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Population in 2013: 11,059 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.1%
 
Males: 5,390  (48.7%)
Females: 5,669  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  41.7 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 10522.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $107,914 (it was $70,333 in 2000)
Dobbs Ferry:

$107,914
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $47,236 (it was $35,090 in 2000)

Dobbs Ferry village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $570,004 (it was $313,800 in 2000)
Dobbs Ferry:

$570,004
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $602,105; Detached houses: $664,170; Townhouses or other attached units: $612,136; In 2-unit structures: $372,864; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $317,471; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $479,794

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,574.

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  • Races in Dobbs Ferry, NY (2013)

    Dobbs Ferry races chart
    • 7,61168.6%White alone
    • 1,71215.4%Hispanic
    • 7116.4%Asian alone
    • 6165.6%Black alone
    • 2161.9%Two or more races
    • 700.6%American Indian alone
    • 670.6%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dobbs Ferry: 156.0 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (16.4%), Irish (12.4%), German (8.2%), Russian (4.4%), Polish (4.1%), English (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1873

Elevation: 210 feet

Land area: 2.44 square miles.

Population density: 4,529 people per square mile   (average).

Dobbs Ferry,NY real estate house value index trend

Dobbs Ferry, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Dobbs Ferry:

  • High school or higher: 94.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 57.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 31.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dobbs Ferry village:

  • Never married: 33.6%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

2,032 residents are foreign born (6.9% Europe, 6.0% Latin America, 5.3% Asia).

This village:

18.3%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $10,001 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $10,161 (1.9%)

Dobbs Ferry satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenburgh, NY (2.2 miles , pop. 86,764).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (11.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Ardsley, NY (1.1 miles ), Irvington, NY (1.2 miles ), Hastings-on-Hudson, NY (1.2 miles ), Greenburgh, NY (1.5 miles ), Hartsdale, NY (1.8 miles ), Piermont, NY (1.8 miles ), Sparkill, NY (1.9 miles ), Rockleigh borough, NJ (1.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $178,000
  • 1999: 26 buildings, average cost: $341,300
  • 2000: 58 buildings, average cost: $174,500
  • 2001: 50 buildings, average cost: $193,000
  • 2002: 49 buildings, average cost: $190,200
  • 2003: 49 buildings, average cost: $190,700
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $220,600
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $220,600
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $220,600
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $323,700
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $325,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $324,100
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $376,300
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $365,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.01 N, Longitude: 73.87 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -660 (-6.0%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 1,223 (22.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 845

Dobbs Ferry household income distribution Dobbs Ferry home values distribution

Crime rates in Dobbs Ferry by Year
Type 2001 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0001011000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.09.00.08.98.90.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 15225312590
per 100,000 9.445.618.117.945.026.88.917.944.882.40.0
Assaults 183816643261
per 100,000 169.127.372.39.054.153.535.626.817.954.99.1
Burglaries 2516141622171626211713
per 100,000 234.9145.8126.6143.5198.2151.7142.2232.4188.3155.6118.0
Thefts 96849011110911810914411211689
per 100,000 902.1765.4813.6995.3982.01,053.0968.81,287.21,004.41,061.9807.5
Auto thefts 8111295336272
per 100,000 75.2100.2108.580.745.026.826.753.617.964.118.1
Arson 0N/AN/AN/A1413010
per 100,000 0.0N/AN/AN/A9.035.78.926.80.09.20.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 295.0) 100.071.473.574.285.284.871.186.975.598.946.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Dobbs Ferry detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.1%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +705 (+7.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Dobbs Ferry, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dobbs Ferry-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 38% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/12/2006, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the Dobbs Ferry village center injured 6 people and caused $12 million in damages.

On 7/12/2006, a category F2 tornado 4.0 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused $10 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dobbs Ferry-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% 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 204.8 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 240.4 miles away from Dobbs Ferry 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 123.3 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 207.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 229.4 miles away from Dobbs Ferry center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 121.9 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 (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Birthplace of: Mollie Sneden - Centenarian, John A. Wickham, Jr. - Chief of Staff of the Army, Max Greenfield - Actor, Oswald Garrison Villard, Jr. - Radar engineer, Paul Fix - Film actor, Rich Crotty - Politician, Craig Skok - Baseball player, James Poe - Screenwriter, William B. Davidson - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Dobbs Ferry:

  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL AT DOBBS FERRY (provides emergency services, 128 ASHFORD AVENUE)
  • ST CABRINI NURSING HOME (115 BROADWAY)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Dobbs Ferry:

  • YOUNG ADULT INSTITUTE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; HASTINGS ON HUDSON, NY)
  • ST. AGATHA HOME (Hospital, about 2 miles away; ARDSLEY, NY)
  • ANDRUS ON HUDSON (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; HASTINGS ON HUDSON, NY)
  • SPRAIN BROOK MANOR N H (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SCARSDALE, NY)
  • RICHMOND CHILDREN'S CENTER (Hospital, about 3 miles away; YONKERS, NY)
  • ST JOHN'S RIVERSIDE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; YONKERS, NY)
  • ELDERSERVE LONG TERM HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; YONKERS, NY)

Amtrak stations near Dobbs Ferry:

  • 6 miles: YONKERS (FOOT OF DOCK ST. & WELLS AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: NEW ROCHELLE (DEPOT PLAZA NORTH) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 13 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 Dobbs Ferry:

  • 18 miles: Indian Point 2 and 3 in Buchanan, NY.

College/University in Dobbs Ferry:

  • Mercy College (Full-time enrollment: 8,602; Location: 555 Broadway; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.mercy.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Dobbs Ferry:

  • SUNY Westchester Community College (about 6 miles; Valhalla, NY; Full-time enrollment: 10,278)
  • Nyack College (about 7 miles; Nyack, NY; FT enrollment: 2,590)
  • Iona College (about 8 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,775)
  • Manhattanville College (about 8 miles; Purchase, NY; FT enrollment: 2,299)
  • Manhattan College (about 9 miles; Riverdale, NY; FT enrollment: 3,508)
  • SUNY at Purchase College (about 9 miles; Purchase, NY; FT enrollment: 4,415)
  • The College of New Rochelle (about 10 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,635)

Public high schools in Dobbs Ferry:

Private high schools in Dobbs Ferry:

  • THE MASTERS SCHOOL (Students: 563; Location: 49 CLINTON AVE; Grades: 5 - 12)
  • OUR LADY OF VICTORY ACADEMY (Students: 361; Location: 565 N BROADWAY; Grades: 9 - 12; Girls only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Dobbs Ferry:

See full list of schools located in Dobbs Ferry, School District: DOBBS FERRY UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Dobbs Ferry:

  • DOBBS FERRY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $676,765; Location: 55 MAIN STREET; 39,961 books; 767 e-books; 4,684 audio materials; 2,394 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 83 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • *Dobbs Ferry Library is now in a new building at 55 Main St. *Park(s) in Dobbs Ferry should include Gould Park on Ashford Ave. (ball fields, playground, picnic area, swimming pools, etc.) and Waterfront Park at the Hudson River, adjacent to the Metro-North Railroad station (benches for admiring beautiful Hudson River views, playground and picnic areas, large grassy area with trees).

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Notable locations in Dobbs Ferry: Childrens Village (A), Dobbs Ferry Station (B), Main Hall (C), Mercy Hall (D), Dobbs Ferry Public Library (E), Wetmore Hall (F), Saint Cabrini Nursing Home (G), Dobbs Ferry Fire Department (H), Dobbs Ferry Fire Prevention Ogden Engine Company 1 (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Dobbs Ferry include: Aldersgate United Methodist Church (A), Dobbs Ferry Lutheran Church (B), Our Lady of Pompeii Church (C), South Presbyterian Church (D), Sacred Heart Church (E), Zion Episcopal Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wickers Creek (A), North Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Dobbs Ferry include: Memorial Park (1), Gould Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.241. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.241
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 17.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.6
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.80
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.58. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.58
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.5%
(2.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.3% for Black residents, 2.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  68.5%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  4.7%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Dobbs Ferry in 2010:

  • 298 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 278 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 267 people in college/university student housing
  • 121 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 9 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles

People in group quarters in Dobbs Ferry in 2000:

  • 307 people in religious group quarters
  • 238 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 206 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 105 people in other group homes
  • 80 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 13 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Dobbs Ferry, New York environmental map by EPA

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Dobbs Ferry compared to New York state average:

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

Banks with branches in Dobbs Ferry (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Dobbs Ferry Branch at 12 Ashford Avenue, branch established on 1955/10/31. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
New York average:

13.9

Dobbs Ferry travel time to work - commute Dobbs Ferry mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (65%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (29%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Dobbs Ferry village (based on Westchester County data)

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
Westchester 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.
State:

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

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Westchester County:

19.1%
New York:

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

17.8%
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 4$26,233$78,6990$0
Other Government Administration 4$25,715$77,1458$2,183
Judicial and Legal 2$8,885$53,3102$2,015
Police Protection - Officers 24$194,252$97,1266$18,029
Police - Other 2$7,706$46,2369$11,027
Firefighters 0$0 3$333
Streets and Highways 19$112,590$71,1090$0
Parks and Recreation 5$26,020$62,44813$6,975
Local Libraries 5$25,192$60,46113$11,957
Totals for Government 65$426,593$78,75654$52,519

Dobbs Ferry government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Libraries: $2,933,000 ($265.21)
    General: $510,000 ($46.12)
    Parks & Recreation: $339,000 ($30.65)
    Regular Highways: $94,000 ($8.50)
    Sewerage: $59,000 ($5.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $57,000 ($5.15)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,288,000 ($206.89)
    General - Other: $1,953,000 ($176.60)
    Parks & Recreation: $742,000 ($67.09)
    Regular Highways: $705,000 ($63.75)
    Solid Waste Management: $696,000 ($62.94)
    Financial Administration: $381,000 ($34.45)
    Libraries: $262,000 ($23.69)
    Central Staff Services: $248,000 ($22.43)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $244,000 ($22.06)
    Fire Protection: $212,000 ($19.17)
    General Public Buildings: $143,000 ($12.93)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $132,000 ($11.94)
    Parking Facilities: $51,000 ($4.61)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($1.18)
    Health Services - Other: $4,000 ($0.36)
    Corrections - Other: $1,000 ($0.09)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000 ($14.20)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Financial Administration: $13,000 ($1.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $121,000 ($10.94)
    Fire Protection: $24,000 ($2.17)
    Parks & Recreation: $21,000 ($1.90)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($1.09)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $4,000 ($0.36)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($0.27)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,742,000 ($428.79)

Dobbs Ferry government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $251,000 ($22.70)
    Parking Facilities: $243,000 ($21.97)
    All Other: $93,000 ($8.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,014,000 ($91.69)
    All Other: $60,000 ($5.43)
    Highways: $13,000 ($1.18)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,776,000 ($251.02)
    Interest Earnings: $140,000 ($12.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $140,000 ($12.66)
    General Support: $63,000 ($5.70)
    Highways: $10,000 ($0.90)
  • Tax - Property: $6,167,000 ($557.65)
    NEC: $361,000 ($32.64)
    Public Utilities: $241,000 ($21.79)

Dobbs Ferry government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,620,000 ($236.91)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $6,885,000 ($622.57)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $9,035,000 ($816.98)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $470,000 ($42.50)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $990,000 ($89.52)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,866,000 ($259.16)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,584,000 ($233.66)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $95,000 ($8.59)

4.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($82,812 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.69%
New York average:

5.06%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,375 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.09%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bronx County, NY  1.11% ($50,059 average AGI)
from New York County, NY  0.58% ($156,680)
from Queens County, NY  0.27% ($66,065)


5.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($78,312 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
New York average:

5.46%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,699 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.10%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New York County, NY  0.62% ($94,545 average AGI)
to Bronx County, NY  0.55% ($38,164)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.42% ($139,328)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dobbs Ferry:

  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WFAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WWRV (1330 AM; 10 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dobbs Ferry:

  • WFAS-FM (103.9 FM; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WFDU (89.1 FM; TEANECK, NJ; Owner: FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON UNIVERSITY)
  • WXPK (107.1 FM; BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRTN (93.5 FM; NEW ROCHELLE, NY; Owner: HUDSON-WESTCHESTER RADIO, INC.)
  • WNYK (88.7 FM; NYACK, NY; Owner: NYACK COLLEGE)
  • WARY (88.1 FM; VALHALLA, NY; Owner: WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • 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.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Dobbs Ferry:

  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Dobbs Ferry fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $16,183,000Total costs
  • 115,670Total average daily traffic
  • 6,775Total average daily truck traffic
  • 121,788Total future (year 2017) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 112 Main St (Lat: 41.024556 Lon: -73.874861), Call Sign: KEF227, Licensee ID: L00046805
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.1400 MHz, 46.2600 MHz, 46.4200 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/29/2004, Expiration Date: 08/02/2014
    Registrant: Dobbs Ferry, Village Of, 112 Main St, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522, Phone: (914) 693-4923
  • 112 Main St (Lat: 41.024556 Lon: -73.869306), Call Sign: KEB216
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.310 MHz, 155.370 MHz, 155.730 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/08/2011, Expiration Date: 01/10/2022
    Registrant: Apco International Inc Licensing Services 062311 Ct, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • 115 Broadway (Lat: 41.008722 Lon: -73.879306), Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPAC565
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.460 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/01/2012, Expiration Date: 07/21/2022
    Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 4401-A Connecticut Ave Nw #232, Washington, DC 20008-2358, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 206-3097, Email:
  • 42-DOBBS FERRY, Mta Rail Station - Dobbs Ferry (Lat: 41.012222 Lon: -73.880000), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15.3 m, Call Sign: WQED562
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.037 MHz, 851.537 MHz, 852.037 MHz, 852.537 MHz, 853.037 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/03/2006, Expiration Date: 01/03/2016, 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:
  • Lat: 41.003056 Lon: -73.863333, Call Sign: WQFI984
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.405 MHz, 157.665 MHz, 159.585 MHz, 159.765 MHz, 159.930 MHz, 160.185 MHz, 160.050 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/27/2006, Expiration Date: 07/27/2016, Certifier: Marsha Maddox
    Registrant: Technical Electronics, Inc., 30 Garden St., New Rochelle, NY 10801, Phone: (914) 576-3604, Fax: (914) 576-3642, Email:
  • Lat: 41.005611 Lon: -73.864389, Call Sign: WQIN480
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.542 MHz, 151.587 MHz, 159.607 MHz, 159.652 MHz, 152.967 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/26/2008, Expiration Date: 03/26/2018, Certifier: Carlos Ramos
    Registrant: The Childrens Village, 1 Echo Hills, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522, Phone: (914) 693-0600, Fax: (914) 693-0695
  • DOBBS FERRY HOSPITAL, 128 Ashford Avenue (Lat: 41.014972 Lon: -73.862056), Type: Building, Structure height: 8 m, Overall height: 14.1 m, Call Sign: WQOK640
    Assigned Frequencies: 480.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/27/2011, Expiration Date: 10/27/2021, Certifier: Adam S Epstein
    Registrant: County Of Westchester, 148 Martine Ave, Rm B-18-B, White Plains, NY 10601, Phone: (914) 995-6375, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 112 Main Street (Lat: 41.015083 Lon: -73.874750), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12.1 m, Overall height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WQKZ990
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.800 MHz, 156.450 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/09/2009, Expiration Date: 11/09/2019, Certifier: Robert J Casino
    Registrant: Village Of Dobbs Ferry Police, 112 Main Street, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522, Phone: (914) 693-4923, Fax: (914) 693-0745, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dobbs Ferry)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3733S , Serial Number: 17250933, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 11/27/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Robin G Beauchamp, 11 Ogden Ave, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6705E , Serial Number: 17272053, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 12/29/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Filippis Fred De, 234 Judson Ave, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$397,00042$405,190107$336,9162$108,5001$258,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$475,0008$427,50021$393,0950$02$484,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$013$333,84673$413,6032$172,5002$244,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$412,0007$344,71427$386,8891$255,0002$527,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$014$488,0712$30,0002$506,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0104.00 , 0105.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$410,6671$490,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$275,0001$405,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$396,6670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0104.00 , 0105.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Dobbs Ferry, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary24084.2 years
John9976.2 years
Margaret8283.4 years
Joseph6776.0 years
William6475.7 years
Anna6286.5 years
Helen6283.9 years
Elizabeth5581.4 years
Catherine5384.0 years
Frank5176.0 years
Most common last names in Dobbs Ferry, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown2181.2 years
Smith1980.5 years
Sullivan1473.2 years
Murphy1380.2 years
Bucci1369.6 years
Kelly1271.3 years
Pisani1178.5 years
Miller1179.7 years
Depaolo1179.4 years
Grande1179.6 years
Businesses in Dobbs Ferry, NY
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts1Stop & Shop1
FedEx3True Value1
Starbucks1UPS1
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