For population 25 years and over in Elizabethtown:
For population 15 years and over in Elizabethtown town:
19 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (97.4 miles , pop. 61,821).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (180.7 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (231.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Lewis, NY (2.6 miles ), Westport, NY (2.6 miles ), Mineville-Witherbee, NY (2.8 miles ), Keene, NY (3.1 miles ), Moriah, NY (3.3 miles ), Essex, NY (3.3 miles ), Port Henry, NY (3.5 miles ), Addison, VT (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.19 N, Longitude: 73.59 W
Area code: 518
Elizabethtown tourist attractions:
Work and jobs in Elizabethtown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Elizabethtown, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Elizabethtown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 59% 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 40.7 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 21.3 miles away from Elizabethtown center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 21.2 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 37.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/24/2002 at 23:46:00, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 22.0 miles away from Elizabethtown center
On 4/8/2003 at 15:06:14, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.2 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 47.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Essex County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Earthquake: 1, Power Outage: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Arto Monaco - Artist, Augustus Noble Hand - (1869-1954), judge.
Hospital/medical center in Elizabethtown:
Amtrak stations near Elizabethtown:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elizabethtown:
Public high school in Elizabethtown:
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Public elementary/middle school in Elizabethtown:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.1. This is about average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 17.5. This is significantly better than average. There were 15 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.9. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.645. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Elizabethtown and their reported violations in the past:SCHROON LAKE SOUTH I-87 (Address: WESTPORT RD , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SCHROON LAKE NORTH I-87 (Address: WESTPORT RD , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:LEWIS REST AREA I-87 (Address: WESTPORT RD , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HIGH PEAKS NORTH REST AREA (Address: WESTPORT RD , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HIGH PEAKS SOUTH REST AREA (Address: WESTPORT RD , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:LINCOLN POND NORTH I-87 (Address: WESTPORT RD , Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
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)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
People in group quarters in Elizabethtown in 2000:
Elizabethtown compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Elizabethtown (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Elizabethtown (based on Essex County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.20%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 72
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.43% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,181 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:
6.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,516 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($132 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Elizabethtown:
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TV broadcast stations around Elizabethtown:
Elizabethtown, New York:See more detailed statistics of Elizabethtown fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 24See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Elizabethtown, NY
Total length: 73 meters (240ft)
Total costs: $51,558,000
Total average daily traffic: 47,802
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,264
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Elizabethtown)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Elizabethtown, NY
Businesses in Elizabethtown, NY
Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2013.