Duane Lake, New York

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Population in 2010: 323. Population change since 2000: -9.5%
Males: 175  (54.2%)
Females: 148  (45.8%)
Median resident age:  58.7 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 12056.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $88,348 (it was $77,913 in 2000)
Duane Lake:

$88,348
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $44,125 (it was $28,530 in 2000)

Duane Lake CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $260,748 (it was $126,400 in 2000)
Duane Lake:

$260,748
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $222,342; Detached houses: $226,984
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  • Races in Duane Lake, NY (2010)

    Duane Lake races chart
    • 31396.9%White alone
    • 51.5%Hispanic
    • 41.2%Asian alone
    • 10.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Duane Lake: 96.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Polish (19.1%), English (15.5%), Irish (10.4%), Italian (7.5%), German (7.2%), Scottish (6.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 920 feet

Land area: 2.39 square miles.

Population density: 135 people per square mile   (very low).

Duane Lake,NY real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Duane Lake:

  • High school or higher: 101.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Duane Lake CDP:

  • Never married: 7.9%
  • Now married: 76.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 15.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,178 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $6,080 (2.7%)

Duane Lake satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (10.0 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (132.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Duanesburg, NY (1.0 miles ), Delanson, NY (1.9 miles ), Princetown, NY (1.9 miles ), Knox, NY (2.1 miles ), Altamont, NY (2.3 miles ), Mariaville Lake, NY (2.3 miles ), Wright, NY (2.7 miles ), Esperance, NY (2.7 miles ).

Latitude: 42.75 N, Longitude: 74.11 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 518

Duane Lake household income distribution Duane Lake home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (34%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (42%)
  • Wholesale trade (28%)
  • Public administration (26%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (34%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (29%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Duane Lake, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Duane Lake-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 55% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.8 miles away from the Duane Lake place center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/24/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the place center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Duane Lake-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 83.8 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 121.6 miles away from Duane Lake 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 137.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 29.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 194.9 miles away from Duane Lake 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 83.1 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 Schenectady County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 7

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Duane Lake:

  • VNS OF SCHENECTADY AND SARATOGA COUNTIES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; SCHENECTADY, NY)
  • THE AVENUE NURSING AND REHAB CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SCHENECTADY, NY)
  • BAPTIST HEALTH N AND R (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SCOTIA, NY)
  • THE DUTCH MANOR NURSING AND REHAB CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SCHENECTADY, NY)
  • EDDY SENIORCARE LTHHCP (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; SCHENECTADY, NY)
  • SCHENECTADY COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; SCHENECTADY, NY)
  • KINGSWAY ARMS NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SCHENECTADY, NY)

Amtrak stations near Duane Lake:

  • 10 miles: SCHENECTADY (332 ERIE BLVD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: AMSTERDAM (RAILROAD & W. MAIN STS.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Duane Lake:

  • Schenectady County Community College (about 10 miles; Schenectady, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,676)
  • Union College (about 11 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Excelsior College (about 14 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 4,723)
  • SUNY at Albany (about 16 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 15,490)
  • The College of Saint Rose (about 18 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 4,085)
  • Fulton-Montgomery Community College (about 19 miles; Johnstown, NY; FT enrollment: 2,043)
  • Siena College (about 19 miles; Loudonville, NY; FT enrollment: 3,153)

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Schenectady 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 76.8. This is about average.

City:

76.8
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.267. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.267
U.S.:

0.303

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.972. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.972
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.08. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.08
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.2%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.3%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.4% of all households

Duane Lake compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
New York average:

13.9

Duane Lake travel time to work - commute Duane Lake mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (54%)
  • Wood (25%)
  • Utility gas (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Duane Lake CDP (based on Schenectady County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic44,17817
Mainline Protestant12,03146
Other9,12816
Evangelical Protestant6,17636
Black Protestant1,1186
Orthodox2151
None81,881-
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: 25
Schenectady County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 61
Schenectady County:

4.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 99
Here:

6.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Schenectady County:

25.0%
New York:

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

14.9%
State:

15.6%

5.33% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,756 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.33%
New York average:

5.06%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,300 average AGI)
Schenectady County:

0.03%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Albany County, NY  1.51% ($38,453 average AGI)
from Saratoga County, NY  0.78% ($39,347)
from Rensselaer County, NY  0.39% ($40,091)


5.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,361 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.82%
New York average:

5.46%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($656 average AGI)
Schenectady County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Albany County, NY  1.31% ($38,260 average AGI)
to Saratoga County, NY  0.95% ($49,466)
to Rensselaer County, NY  0.34% ($37,523)

Strongest AM radio stations in Duane Lake:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WOFX (980 AM; 5 kW; TROY, NY)
  • WROW (590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVKZ (1240 AM; 1 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDDY (1460 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY)
  • WTMM (1300 AM; 5 kW; RENSSELAER, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WABY (1160 AM; 5 kW; MECHANICVILLE, NY; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBUG (1570 AM; 1 kW; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Duane Lake:

  • WTRY-FM (98.3 FM; ROTTERDAM, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYJB (95.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAJZ (96.3 FM; VOORHEESVILLE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPGL (90.7 FM; PATTERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WGNA-FM (107.7 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WZMR (104.9 FM; ALTAMONT, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMHT-FM (89.1 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRVE (99.5 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPYX (106.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVCR-FM (88.3 FM; LOUDONVILLE, NY; Owner: SIENA COLLEGE)
  • WFLY (92.3 FM; TROY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMYY (97.3 FM; SCHOHARIE, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WBKK (97.7 FM; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: GEM ASSOCIATES, L. P.)
  • WKLI-FM (100.9 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGKR (105.3 FM; GRAND GORGE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WJIV (101.9 FM; CHERRY VALLEY, NY; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZEC (97.5 FM; HOOSICK FALLS, NY; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Duane Lake:

  • WNYT (Channel 13; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WNYT-TV, LLC)
  • WRGB (Channel 6; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC)
  • WMHT (Channel 17; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WEWB-TV (Channel 45; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WEWB, L.L.C.)
  • WTEN (Channel 10; ALBANY, NY; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF ALBANY, INC.)
  • WXXA-TV (Channel 23; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYPX (Channel 55; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: PAXSON ALBANY LICENSE, INC.)
  • W52DF (Channel 52; ALBANY, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WNGX-LP (Channel 42; SCHNECTADY, NY; Owner: BRIAN A. LARSON)
  • WVBG-LP (Channel 25; GREENWICH, NY; Owner: WIRELESS ACCESS, LLC)
  • W58CX (Channel 58; SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$121,4001$112,5704$177,1881$34,590
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$87,0900$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$249,4700$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$166,1600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0331.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$111,050
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0331.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

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