For population 25 years and over in Dresden:
For population 15 years and over in Dresden village:
60 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,341 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, NY (47.0 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (208.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Torrey, NY (0.6 miles ), Penn Yan, NY (2.3 miles ), Milo, NY (2.3 miles ), Benton, NY (2.3 miles ), Romulus, NY (2.5 miles ), Ovid, NY (2.6 miles ), Varick, NY (2.8 miles ), Lodi, NY (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.68 N, Longitude: 76.96 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -28 (-8.4%).
Work and jobs in Dresden: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dresden, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dresden-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 60% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.5 miles away from the Dresden village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 37.7 miles away from the village center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dresden-area historical earthquake activity is below New York state average. It is 94% 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 47.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/25/1998 at 13:30:26, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 11.2 mi) earthquake occurred 93.2 miles away from Dresden center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 32.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2004 at 23:55:26, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MW, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/19/2007 at 17:07:58, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.5 miles away from Dresden center
On 5/25/1995 at 14:22:32, a magnitude 3.0 (2.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Yates County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Robert G. Ingersoll - (1833-1899), orator.
Hospitals/medical centers near Dresden:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dresden:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 43.9%
(37.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 81.5% for two or more races residents)
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)
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Dresden compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Dresden village (based on Yates County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.38%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Dresden government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Dresden government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Dresden government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
Dresden government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,826 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:
6.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,714 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 Dresden:
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Dresden fatal accident list:
May 28, 2008 07:27 AM, Sr-14, Lat: 42.631319, Lon: -76.943850, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 4, 2006 11:20 AM, Sr-14, Hewitt Rd., Lat: 42.666058, Lon: -76.945636, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 21, 2006 11:01 AM, Sr-14, Boston Rd., Lat: 42.727036, Lon: -76.971761, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 21, 1999 03:32 PM, Cr-9, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 28, 1997 06:59 AM, 14, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 18 meters (59ft)
Total costs: $11,595,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,320
Total average daily truck traffic: 236
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 4,612
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.