Elwood, New York

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Population in 2010: 11,177.
Population change since 2000: +2.4%
Males: 5,661  (50.7%)
Females: 5,516  (49.3%)
Median resident age:

42.4 years
New York median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 11743.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $122,118 (it was $89,424 in 2000)
Elwood:

$122,118
NY:

$72,108

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $51,961 (it was $32,655 in 2000)

Elwood CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $581,944 (it was $261,500 in 2000)
Elwood:

$581,944
NY:

$338,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $521,196; detached houses: $533,218; townhouses or other attached units: $450,637; in 2-unit structures: $473,059; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $342,976; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $384,634; mobile homes: $120,409; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $188,637

Median gross rent in 2019: $2,467.

March 2019 cost of living index in Elwood: 154.9 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 3.6%
(1.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.2% for Black residents, 11.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.1% for other race residents, 32.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Elwood, NY (2019)
    • 8,32472.8%White alone
    • 1,0118.8%Black alone
    • 8947.8%Asian alone
    • 7936.9%Hispanic
    • 2702.4%Two or more races
    • 610.5%Other race alone

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

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Ancestries: Italian (25.2%), American (9.8%), German (6.1%), Irish (4.7%), Nigerian (3.9%), Polish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 170 feet

Land area: 4.83 square miles.

Population density: 2,316 people per square mile   (low).

Elwood, New York map

1,488 residents are foreign born (3.9% Asia, 3.8% Latin America, 2.6% Europe).

This place:

13.0%
New York:

22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $10,292 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $10,128 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brentwood, NY (6.5 miles , pop. 53,917).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (18.0 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Queens, NY (27.0 miles , pop. 2,229,379).

Nearest cities:

Greenlawn, NY (1.3 miles ),
East Northport, NY (1.5 miles ),
Commack, NY (1.6 miles ),
Dix Hills, NY (1.9 miles ),
Huntington Station, NY (1.9 miles ),
South Huntington, NY (2.0 miles ),
Centerport, NY (2.0 miles ),
Northport, NY (2.0 miles )

Latitude: 40.85 N, Longitude: 73.34 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,535 (-13.4%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 594 (10.2%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 631

Distribution of median household income in Elwood, NY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Elwood, NY in 2019
Elwood satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.3%
New York:

8.1%
Historical population in Elwood, NY
Historical housing units in Elwood, NY
Most common industries in Elwood, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.8%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.2%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.5%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Health care (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.2%)
  • Educational services (15.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.4%)
  • Social assistance (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Elwood, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Computer specialists (3.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Computer specialists (3.3%)
  • Top executives (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Registered nurses (4.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.2%)

Average climate in Elwood, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Elwood, New York average temperatures Elwood, New York average precipitation Elwood, New York humidity Elwood, New York wind speed Elwood, New York snowfall Elwood, New York sunshine Elwood, New York clear and cloudy days

Elwood, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 87.6. This is about average.

City:

87.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.344. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.344
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.56. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.56
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.186. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.186
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.62. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.62
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Elwood-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.3 miles away from the Elwood place center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 9/27/1970, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Elwood-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 70% 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 221.0 miles away from Elwood center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 318.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 254.3 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) earthquake occurred 252.6 miles away from Elwood 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 146.3 miles away from Elwood 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 200.1 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 Suffolk County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Snowstorms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 3 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Elwood:

  • UCPA OF GREATER SUFFOLK (Hospital, about 2 miles away; EAST NORTHPORT, NY)
  • GURWIN JEWISH NRSG AND REHAB CENTER LTHHCP (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; COMMACK, NY)
  • ISLAND REHABILITATIVE SERVICES - COMMACK (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; COMMACK, NY)
  • GURWIN JEWISH NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; COMMACK, NY)
  • VNS AND HOSPICE OF SUFFOLK, INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; EAST NORTHPORT, NY)
  • DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES INSTITUTE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; GREENLAWN, NY)
  • CARILLON DIALYSIS LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; HUNTINGTON, NY)

Amtrak station near Elwood:

  • 18 miles: STAMFORD (WASHINGTON BLVD. & E. STATE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elwood:

  • Farmingdale State College (about 8 miles; Farmingdale, NY; Full-time enrollment: 6,956)
  • Briarcliffe College (about 11 miles; Bethpage, NY; FT enrollment: 2,134)
  • Dowling College (about 12 miles; Oakdale, NY; FT enrollment: 2,598)
  • Stony Brook University (about 13 miles; Stony Brook, NY; FT enrollment: 22,071)
  • SUNY College at Old Westbury (about 13 miles; Old Westbury, NY; FT enrollment: 4,096)
  • LIU Post (about 14 miles; Brookville, NY; FT enrollment: 6,854)
  • New York Institute of Technology (about 15 miles; Old Westbury, NY; FT enrollment: 5,745)

Public high school in Elwood:

Public elementary/middle schools in Elwood:

See full list of schools located in Elwood

Library in Elwood:

  • ELWOOD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,279,386; Location: 3027 JERICHO TURNPIKE; 18,078 books; 4,881 e-books; 4,676 audio materials; 4,416 video materials; 70 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 112 print serial subscriptions; 10,470 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Shopping Center: Huntington Square Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Elwood include: Lawn Street Chapel (A), Church of Christ (B), Northport Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Elwood include: Berkeley Jackson County Park (1), Manor Plains Nature Park (2), Pitts Park (3), Verleye Avenue Park (4), Elwood Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Suffolk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.1 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

84.6%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.7%
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: 0.3% of all households
64 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
38 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Elwood in 2000:

  • 44 people in nursing homes
  • 21 people in religious group quarters
  • 17 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 10 people in homes for the physically handicapped

For population 15 years and over in Elwood:

Marital status in Elwood, NY
  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 60.3%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 4.8%

For population 25 years and over in Elwood:

  • High school or higher: 96.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
New York average:

13.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Elwood
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Elwood, NY (based on Suffolk County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic879,45775
Mainline Protestant69,205182
Evangelical Protestant58,909264
Other50,771124
Orthodox10,19010
Black Protestant8,29849
None416,520-
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: 514
Suffolk County:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
Here:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 217
Suffolk County:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 256
Here:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,232
Suffolk County:

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

8.1%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

23.4%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Suffolk County:

22.3%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.8%
State:

50.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

49.5%
State:

48.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
New York:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Elwood:

20.6%
New York:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Elwood:

10.1%
New York:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Elwood:

6.9
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Elwood:

34.9%
New York:

33.4%

General health condition:
This city:

58.1%
State:

56.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.2%
State:

80.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Elwood, NY Residents

2.92% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($87,831 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.92%
New York average:

4.90%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,707 average AGI)
Suffolk County:

0.02%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Nassau County, NY  0.92% ($97,425 average AGI)
from Queens County, NY  0.40% ($69,378)
from Kings County, NY  0.20% ($86,858)


3.70% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($108,055 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.70%
New York average:

5.85%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($484 average AGI)
Suffolk County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Nassau County, NY  0.60% ($104,809 average AGI)
to Queens County, NY  0.27% ($60,961)
to New York County, NY  0.20% ($238,478)

Businesses in Elwood, NY

  • 7-Eleven: 1
  • The Room Place: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Elwood:

  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WLIE (540 AM; 3 kW; ISLIP, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND MULTIMEDIA, LLC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHLI (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HEMPSTEAD, NY)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elwood:

  • WMJC (94.3 FM; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: IW LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY)
  • WBAB (102.3 FM; BABYLON, NY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W217AF (91.3 FM; HUNTINGTON STATION, NY; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WALK-FM (97.5 FM; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFRS (88.9 FM; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBZO (103.1 FM; BAY SHORE, NY; Owner: MID-ISLAND BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKWZ (88.5 FM; SYOSSET, NY; Owner: SYOSSET CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WPOB (88.5 FM; PLAINVIEW, NY; Owner: PLAINVIEW-OLD BETHPAGE CENT SCH DIST)
  • WUSB (90.1 FM; STONY BROOK, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBLI (106.1 FM; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W289AD (105.7 FM; SELDEN, NY; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Elwood:

  • WLIW (Channel 21; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK 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.)
  • WFTY (Channel 67; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W27CB (Channel 27; HEMPSTEAD, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • 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)
  • WLNY (Channel 55; RIVERHEAD, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
See more detailed statistics of Elwood fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 1 partial 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 ORIGINATED13$350,00437$390,279140$289,18812$252,7172$319,275
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$424,0004$367,47324$268,1943$100,0170$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$358,4628$306,65672$348,9306$105,0374$178,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$332,1534$512,03036$345,3030$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$300,0000$014$328,8293$217,2500$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1115.04 , 1115.06, 1118.01, 1121.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$358,5002$370,740
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$343,6670$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$391,8402$370,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$415,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1115.04 , 1115.06, 1118.01, 1121.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Elwood, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Elwood, NY - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Elwood, NY
  • 48.9%Utility gas
  • 44.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.2%Electricity
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Wood
  • 0.4%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Elwood, NY
  • 68.5%Utility gas
  • 24.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.7%Electricity


Elwood compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #73 (11743) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most beauty salons in 2005"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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