Essex, New York

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Population in 2010: 671.
Population change since 2000: -5.9%
 
Males: 342  (51.0%)
Females: 329  (49.0%)
Median resident age:

49.8 years
New York median age:

40.7 years

Zip codes: 12936.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $61,722 (it was $37,596 in 2000)
Essex:

$61,722
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $33,284 (it was $20,087 in 2000)

Essex town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $178,005 (it was $86,700 in 2000)
Essex:

$178,005
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $222,462; detached houses: $219,439; townhouses or other attached units: $161,712; in 2-unit structures: $390,268; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $711,616; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $472,384; mobile homes: $83,427
March 2019 cost of living index in Essex: 101.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Essex, NY (2010)
    • 65898.1%White alone
    • 60.9%Two or more races
    • 50.7%Hispanic
    • 20.3%Asian alone

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

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Ancestries: English (14.4%), Irish (13.9%), French (13.2%), German (11.2%), United States (9.3%), French Canadian (6.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 31.7 square miles.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (very low).

Essex, New York map

17 residents are foreign born (1.3% North America, 1.1% Europe).

This town:

2.4%
New York:

20.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Essex town:

1.7% ($1,480)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (105.2 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (178.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (238.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Willsboro, NY (2.6 miles ),
Lewis, NY (2.6 miles ),
Westport, NY (2.7 miles ),
Charlotte, VT (3.0 miles ),
Ferrisburg, VT (3.0 miles ),
Ferrisburgh, VT (3.1 miles ),
Panton, VT (3.2 miles ),
Elizabethtown, NY (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 44.28 N, Longitude: 73.41 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 518

Distribution of median household income in Essex, NY in 2017
Essex satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $20,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $118,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $1,212,500
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $284,100
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $275,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $211,200
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $212,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Essex, NY residents
Average permit cost in Essex, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.7%
New York:

4.1%
Most common industries in Essex, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (13.1%)
  • Health care (10.1%)
  • Public administration (9.5%)
  • Educational services (6.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (22.4%)
  • Public administration (11.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (7.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.2%)
  • Educational services (11.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Social assistance (8.3%)
  • Apparel (7.0%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Essex, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Carpenters (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Carpenters (8.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.1%)
  • Cashiers (4.5%)

Average climate in Essex, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Essex, New York average temperatures Essex, New York average precipitation Essex, New York humidity Essex, New York wind speed Essex, New York snowfall Essex, New York sunshine Essex, New York clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.7. This is about average.

City:

65.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.309. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.309
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.67
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.177. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.177
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 35.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.55. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.55
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Essex-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 21.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 51.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 105.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 20.2 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 47.8 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 20.4 miles away from Essex 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 Essex County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Blizzard: 1, Earthquake: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Essex topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Essex:

  • WAKE ROBIN-LINDEN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SHELBURNE, VT)
  • ESSEX COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING SVC CHHA (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, NY)
  • CLARK NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; VERGENNES, VT)
  • FLETCHER ALLEN HEALTHCARE - CHITTENDEN COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT)

Airports and other landing facilities located in Essex:

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Amtrak stations near Essex:

  • 7 miles: WESTPORT (HWY. 9 N. & D&H RAILROAD TRACKS) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 18 miles: PORT HENRY (RTE. 9 NORTH & RTE. 22) . 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Essex:

  • Champlain College (about 17 miles; Burlington, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,623)
  • University of Vermont (about 18 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 19 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 20 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Middlebury College (about 22 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 29 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Norwich University (about 39 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)

Library in Essex:

  • BELDEN NOBLE MEMORIAL LIBRARY OF ESSEX (Operating income: $21,443; Location: 2759 ESSEX RD.; 5,714 books; 2,884 audio materials; 196 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 8 other licensed databases; 28 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Essex: Essex Station (A), Split Rock Point Light (B), Belden Noble Memorial Library (C), Whallonsberg Volunteer Fire Company Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Essex include: Saint Josephs Church (A), Essex Community Church (B), Foot Hills Baptist Church (C), Saint Johns Episcopal Church (D), Brookfield Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Burt Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Swamps: Webb Royce Swamp (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Beaver Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Essex Community Heritage Organization Inc (Boquet Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: John L. Merriam - Politician.

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

2.2 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

58.5%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

9.3%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

11.0%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.2%
Whole state:

7.4%
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Essex:

Marital status in Essex, NY
  • Never married: 25.1%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

For population 25 years and over in Essex:

  • High school or higher: 76.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.2
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Essex, NY (based on Essex County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,46717
Mainline Protestant3,36033
Evangelical Protestant1,19713
Other3284
None26,018-
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: 24
Essex County:

6.33 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Essex County:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Essex County:

1.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
This county:

6.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 72
Essex County:

18.99 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.8%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Essex County:

22.6%
New York:

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

16.0%
New York:

15.6%

5.53% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,489 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Clinton County, NY  0.99% ($39,190 average AGI)
from Franklin County, NY  0.83% ($37,524)
from Warren County, NY  0.26% ($38,769)


5.98% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,137 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.98%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Clinton County, NY  1.11% ($34,645 average AGI)
to Franklin County, NY  0.83% ($37,984)
to Warren County, NY  0.41% ($32,548)

Strongest AM radio stations in Essex:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WTWK (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID INC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJOY (1230 AM; 1 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Essex:

  • WCLX (102.5 FM; WESTPORT, NY; Owner: WESTPORT BROADCASTING)
  • WIZN (106.7 FM; VERGENNES, VT; Owner: BURLINGTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WXZO (96.7 FM; WILLSBORO, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WXLU (88.3 FM; PERU, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCPV (101.3 FM; ESSEX, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGLY-FM (91.5 FM; BOLTON, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWFY (100.9 FM; BERLIN, VT; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WEXP (101.5 FM; BRANDON, VT; Owner: VOX VERMONT, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Essex:

  • W19BR (Channel 19; MONKTON, VT; Owner: PLATTSBURGH PARTNERS)
  • WPTZ (Channel 5; NORTH POLE, NY; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • W16AL (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W25BT (Channel 25; MONKTON, VT; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKES PUB.TELECOMM.COUNCIL)
  • W62BY (Channel 62; MONKTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT WIRELESS COOPERATIVE)
  • W64BP (Channel 64; MONKTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT WIRELESS COOPERATIVE)
  • W66BX (Channel 66; MONKTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT WIRELESS COOPERATIVE)
  • W68CK (Channel 68; MONKTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT WIRELESS COOPERATIVE)
  • W67AY (Channel 67; WESTPORT, NY; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKES PUB.TELECOMM.COUNCIL)

Essex fatal accident list:

Jan 1, 2009 04:30 AM, Sr-22, Lat: 44.314836, Lon: -73.349469, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 2, 2007 09:00 AM, Cr-55(Sayre Rd), Lat: 44.260439, Lon: -73.452244, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 26, 2005 01:45 AM, Sr-22, Lat: 44.319090, Lon: -73.349090, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 23, 2002 04:10 PM, Sr-22, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 3, 1997 04:45 PM, I87, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 46ft / 13.8mTotal length
  • $6,733,000Total costs
  • 1,461Total average daily traffic
  • 102Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,474Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 44.306389 Lon: -73.351944, Call Sign: WQBN600,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.850 MHz, Grant Date: 11/10/2004, Expiration Date: 11/10/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/10/2015, Certifier: Paul Stephens, Registrant: Champlain Communications Inc, 994 Military Turnpike, Suite 103, Plattsburgh, NY 12901, Phone: (518) 563-3746, Fax: (518) 563-6810
  • 2727 Essex Road (Lat: 44.310583 Lon: -73.352611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQON458,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.287 MHz, Grant Date: 11/28/2011, Expiration Date: 11/28/2021, Certifier: Sharon Boisen, Registrant: General Control System, 60 Cohoes Avenue, Green Island, NY 12183, Phone: (518) 270-8045, Fax: (518) 270-8042, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • AL72XC181, 241 School Street (Lat: 44.305111 Lon: -73.357306), Type: Tank, Structure height: 18.6 m, Overall height: 18.9 m, Call Sign: WQWG479,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/14/2015, Expiration Date: 08/14/2025, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Essex Ferry Dock Rt 22 (Lat: 44.310056 Lon: -73.350972), Type: Building, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQB472, Licensee ID: L00008913,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.350 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.475 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 02/23/2013, Expiration Date: 04/15/2023, Registrant: Lake Champlain Transportation Company, King Street Dock, Burlington, VT 05401

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KC2DSK, Licensee ID: L01467385, Grant Date: 02/17/2009, Expiration Date: 02/17/2019, Certifier: Jonathan E Slosser, Registrant: Jonathan E Slosser, Essex, NY 12936

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: FIREFLY BALLOONS INC FIREFLY 8B-15 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 1527S , Serial Number: F8B-2020, Certificate Issue Date: 05/02/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth I Hughes, 228 Clark Rd, Essex, NY 12936
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/23/1996
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 170JS , Serial Number: 19546, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 11/22/1999
    Registrant (Corporation): Docjosh Ltd, 607 Middle Rd, Essex, NY 12936
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180J (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 180JS , Serial Number: 18052723, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 02/11/2003, Certificate Issue Date: 11/19/2002
    Registrant (Corporation): Docjosh Ltd, 607 Middle Rd, Essex, NY 12936
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9609K , Serial Number: 108-2609, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 06/12/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 10/10/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Edward C Monoski, 82 Albee Ln, Essex, NY 12936

Most common first names in Essex, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John554.2 years
Mary579.8 years
Gerald468.8 years
Donald483.7 years
William471.8 years
Harold370.0 years
Edward371.3 years
David370.3 years
Bernice381.3 years
Elizabeth392.0 years
Most common last names in Essex, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Tart679.4 years
James577.0 years
Macdougal478.2 years
Cross472.5 years
Lapine371.0 years
Estus383.0 years
Gardner369.0 years
Anson382.4 years
Goff379.7 years
Baker375.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Essex, NY
  • 77.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.1%Wood
  • 5.0%Electricity
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Essex, NY
  • 68.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.5%Wood
  • 10.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.3%Electricity


Essex compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value below 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 above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Essex on our top lists:

  • #85 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
There are 3 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
  • Philip J. Goetz (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.