Fonda, New York

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Population in 2014: 776 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.2%
 
Males: 449  (58.0%)
Females: 327  (42.0%)
Median resident age:  36.1 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 12068.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,335 (it was $28,021 in 2000)
Fonda:

$40,335
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,635 (it was $15,330 in 2000)

Fonda village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $80,236 (it was $46,600 in 2000)
Fonda:

$80,236
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $123,970; Detached houses: $131,498; Townhouses or other attached units: $180,727; In 2-unit structures: $85,196; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $106,848; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $202,300; Mobile homes: $51,222

Median gross rent in 2013: $660.

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  • Races in Fonda, NY (2010)

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    • 75795.2%White alone
    • 232.9%Hispanic
    • 81.0%Two or more races
    • 40.5%Asian alone
    • 30.4%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fonda: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (18.0%), German (15.5%), Irish (11.9%), Dutch (8.2%), United States (6.8%), French (5.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1850

Elevation: 294 feet

Land area: 0.53 square miles.

Population density: 1,456 people per square mile   (low).

Fonda,NY real estate house value index trend

Fonda, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Fonda:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fonda village:

  • Never married: 36.9%
  • Now married: 42.1%
  • Separated: 7.1%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

45 residents are foreign born (1.9% Latin America, 1.3% Europe).

This village:

6.0%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,113 (3.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,928 (2.3%)

Fonda satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (24.9 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (148.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Fultonville, NY (0.8 miles ), Glen, NY (1.7 miles ), Johnstown, NY (1.9 miles ), Tribes Hill, NY (2.1 miles ), Gloversville, NY (2.6 miles ), Fort Johnson, NY (2.7 miles ), Root, NY (3.0 miles ), Amsterdam, NY (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 42.95 N, Longitude: 74.38 W

Area code: 518

Fonda household income distribution Fonda home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.1%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -198 (-19.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Fonda, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Fonda-area historical tornado activity is near New York state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the Fonda village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/16/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.2 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fonda-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 69.1 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 111.0 miles away from Fonda 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 144.9 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 27.2 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 69.1 miles away from Fonda 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 200.8 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 Montgomery County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fonda topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fonda:

  • JOHNSTOWN HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, NY)
  • WELLS NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, NY)
  • MOUNTAIN VALLEY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; GLOVERSVILLE, NY)
  • ST MARY'S HOSPITAL AT AMSTERDAM Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; AMSTERDAM, NY)
  • NATHAN LITTAUER HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; GLOVERSVILLE, NY)
  • RIVER RIDGE LIVING CENTER L L C (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; AMSTERDAM, NY)
  • PALATINE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PALATINE BRIDGE, NY)

Amtrak station near Fonda:

  • 9 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 Fonda:

  • Fulton-Montgomery Community College (about 5 miles; Johnstown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,043)
  • SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill (about 22 miles; Cobleskill, NY; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • Schenectady County Community College (about 24 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 3,676)
  • Union College (about 25 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Excelsior College (about 32 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 4,723)
  • SUNY Empire State College (about 32 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 9,473)
  • Skidmore College (about 32 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 2,753)

Public high school in Fonda:

Public elementary/middle schools in Fonda:

See full list of schools located in Fonda

Library in Fonda:

  • FROTHINGHAM FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $52,584; Location: 28 WEST MAIN STREET; 17,351 books; 506 audio materials; 751 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 14 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Fonda: Fonda - Fultonville Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Frothingham Free Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fonda include: Fonda Reformed Church (A), Saint Cecilia Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creek: Cayadutta Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Courts: Montgomery County Officials & Departments - Judge Sise- Courts- Supreme C (New Courthouse), Montgomery County Officials & Departments - Judge Tomlinson- Surrogate's Court- Surrogate C (New Courthouse), Montgomery County Officials and Departments - County Court (New Courthouse), Fultonville Village - Court (10 Erie Street), Montgomery County Officials & Departments - Judge Cortese- Chief Court Clerk- Courts- Family C (New Courthouse).

Montgomery 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 2010 was 57.1. This is better than average.

City:

57.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.362. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.362
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.92
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 11.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.1%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 57.9% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.1%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  11.3%
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
9 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Banks with branches in Fonda (2011 data):

  • NBT Bank, National Association: Fonda Branch at 34 West Main Street, branch established on 1953/02/02. Info updated 2012/02/02: Bank assets: $5,558.5 mil, Deposits: $4,381.4 mil, headquarters in Norwich, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 133 total offices, Holding Company: Nbt Bancorp Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
New York average:

13.9

Fonda travel time to work - commute Fonda mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fonda village (based on Montgomery County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,94612
Mainline Protestant5,90536
Evangelical Protestant1,95420
Other1375
None28,277-
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: 15
Montgomery County:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Montgomery County:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Montgomery County:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Here:

8.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

29.1%
New York:

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

13.8%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.3%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fonda:

48.1%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Fonda:

28.5
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fonda:

18.8%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.2%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fonda:

6.9
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fonda:

33.4%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

57.9%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Fonda:

78.1%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fonda, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,247$26,9640$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$1,316
Police - Other 0$0 1$465
Streets and Highways 2$5,779$34,6740$0
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,484
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$306
Totals for Government 3$8,026$32,1048$3,571

Fonda government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $190,000 ($244.85)
    Water Utilities: $178,000 ($229.38)
    Regular Highways: $108,000 ($139.18)
    General - Other: $103,000 ($132.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $58,000 ($74.74)
    Central Staff Services: $29,000 ($37.37)
    General Public Buildings: $22,000 ($28.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($21.91)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $6,000 ($7.73)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,000 ($5.15)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($3.87)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($3.87)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($2.58)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($2.58)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($2.58)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($1.29)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($38.66)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Financial Administration: $9,000 ($11.60)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $5,000 ($6.44)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($1.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($1.29)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($1.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $189,000 ($243.56)

Fonda government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $153,000 ($197.16)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $134,000 ($172.68)
    General Local Government Support: $95,000 ($122.42)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $45,000 ($57.99)
    Interest Earnings: $22,000 ($28.35)
    Rents: $4,000 ($5.15)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $194,000 ($250.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $57,000 ($73.45)
    General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($9.02)
    All Other: $2,000 ($2.58)
  • Tax - Property: $183,000 ($235.82)
    Public Utilities Sales: $18,000 ($23.20)
    Other License: $10,000 ($12.89)

Fonda government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $656,000 ($845.36)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $609,000 ($784.79)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,000 ($60.57)

Fonda government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,000 ($5.15)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $798,000 ($1028.35)

4.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,939 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
New York average:

5.06%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($475 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Fulton County, NY  1.33% ($29,103 average AGI)
from Schenectady County, NY  0.59% ($35,923)
from Saratoga County, NY  0.41% ($35,000)


5.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,839 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
New York average:

5.46%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($74 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Fulton County, NY  1.41% ($29,071 average AGI)
to Schenectady County, NY  0.55% ($29,055)
to Saratoga County, NY  0.47% ($38,074)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fonda:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIZR (930 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WENT (1340 AM; 1 kW; GLOVERSVILLE, NY; Owner: WHITNEY RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFNY (1440 AM; 1 kW; GLOVERSVILLE, NY; Owner: MICHAEL A. SLEEZER)
  • WBUG (1570 AM; 1 kW; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCSS (1490 AM; 1 kW; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: WEBER COMM. OF AMSTERDAM, INC.)
  • WOFX (980 AM; 5 kW; TROY, NY)
  • WROW (590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, 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.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fonda:

  • WQBJ (103.5 FM; COBLESKILL, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WBKK (97.7 FM; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: GEM ASSOCIATES, L. P.)
  • WBUG-FM (101.1 FM; FORT PLAIN, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WJIV (101.9 FM; CHERRY VALLEY, NY; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WPGL (90.7 FM; PATTERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WMYY (97.3 FM; SCHOHARIE, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WAJZ (96.3 FM; VOORHEESVILLE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYJB (95.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZMR (104.9 FM; ALTAMONT, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCAN (93.3 FM; CANAJOHARIE, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WGNA-FM (107.7 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WMHT-FM (89.1 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRVE (99.5 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXLG (89.9 FM; NORTH CREEK, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WPYX (106.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGKR (105.3 FM; GRAND GORGE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WVCR-FM (88.3 FM; LOUDONVILLE, NY; Owner: SIENA COLLEGE)
  • WFLY (92.3 FM; TROY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fonda:

  • WYPX (Channel 55; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: PAXSON ALBANY LICENSE, INC.)
  • WKTV (Channel 2; UTICA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFNY-CA (Channel 49; GLOVERSVILLE, NY; Owner: MICHAEL A. SLEEZER)
  • WNYT (Channel 13; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WNYT-TV, LLC)
  • WRGB (Channel 6; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC)
  • WEWB-TV (Channel 45; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WEWB, L.L.C.)
  • WMHT (Channel 17; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WTEN (Channel 10; ALBANY, NY; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF ALBANY, INC.)
  • W07AV (Channel 7; GLOVERSVILLE, ETC., NY; Owner: WNYT-TV, LLC)
  • Fonda, New York
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:1
  • Fatalities13
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents28
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count153
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents215
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons32
  • Fatalities163
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents400
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents33
See more detailed statistics of Fonda fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • $3,778,000Total costs
  • 15,952Total average daily traffic
  • 1,885Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Public Works Dept Bldg Park St (Lat: 42.958417 Lon: -74.377361), Call Sign: KEH49
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.105 MHzGrant Date: 08/03/2011, Expiration Date: 08/05/2021Registrant: Pittsfield Communications Systems Inc, 1502 West Housatonic St, Pittsfield, MA 01201, Phone: (413) 448-8214, Fax: (413) 448-6263, Email:
  • Bange Canal Terminal (Lat: 42.951750 Lon: -74.370694), Call Sign: KNHD681, Licensee ID: L00151007
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.3200 MHz, 47.4000 MHzGrant Date: 05/29/2013, Expiration Date: 08/22/2023Registrant: New York State Thruway Authority, 200 Southern Blvd., Bldg. 11, Albany, NY 12209, Phone: (518) 471-4435, Fax: (518) 436-3068, Email:
  • Rt 334 (Lat: 42.955556 Lon: -74.388889), Type: Tank, Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WPTE713, Licensee ID: L00369409
    Assigned Frequencies: 9300.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/13/2001, Expiration Date: 09/13/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/19/2011Registrant: Keymark Corp

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • STATION, Emergency Operations Center Route 30a (Lat: 42.957556 Lon: -74.381222), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WNER406, Licensee ID: L00075685
    Assigned Frequencies: 2191.20 MHzGrant Date: 05/09/2008, Expiration Date: 05/12/2018, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2011Registrant: County Of Montgomery, County Office Bldg, Fultonville, NY 12072, Phone: (518) 853-4011
  • STATION, Sheriffs Bldg County Jail (Lat: 42.953389 Lon: -74.375667), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WNER410, Licensee ID: L00075685
    Assigned Frequencies: 2181.60 MHzGrant Date: 05/12/1998, Expiration Date: 05/12/2008, Cancellation Date: 07/12/2008Registrant: County Of Montgomery, County Office Bldg, Fultonville, NY 12072
  • FONDA, NY, Lat: 42.953333 Lon: -74.373056, Call Sign: WPUX901
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.381 MHzGrant Date: 03/28/2012, Expiration Date: 05/23/2022, Certifier: John KrupcaleRegistrant: National Grid Usa Service Company Inc, 300 Erie Boulevard West, Syracuse, NY 13202, Phone: (781) 907-3409, Fax: (781) 907-5715, Email:
  • Fonda Toll Plaza, Exit 28 Toll Plaza Of The Nys Thruway (Lat: 42.947306 Lon: -74.359056), Type: Pole, Structure height: 11.9 m, Call Sign: WPZL421
    Assigned Frequencies: 941.562 MHzGrant Date: 11/09/2013, Expiration Date: 02/05/2024, Certifier: Roy V SifertRegistrant: New York State Thruway Authority, 200 Southern Blvd., Bldg. 11, Albany, NY 12209, Phone: (518) 436-2989, Fax: (518) 436-3068, Email:
  • SAMMONSVILLE, 221 Persee Road (Lat: 42.983139 Lon: -74.440389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 27.4 m, Overall height: 28.6 m, Call Sign: WQOD743
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHzGrant Date: 08/23/2011, Expiration Date: 08/23/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/27/2014, Certifier: Pamelia Y HoofRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • EOC, 64 Broadway (Lat: 42.958028 Lon: -74.381333), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQVK595
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/2015, Expiration Date: 03/11/2025, Certifier: Jeffery T SmithRegistrant: County Of Montgomery, 64 Broadway, Fonda, NY 12068, Phone: (518) 853-4011, Fax: (518) 848-0453, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Canal Section Hdqtrs (Lat: 42.951750 Lon: -74.370694), Type: Bridg, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WHX563
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.650 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 06/25/2014, Expiration Date: 09/22/2024Registrant: New York State Thruway Authority, 200 Southern Blvd. , Bldg. 11, Albany, NY 12209, Phone: (518) 436-2989, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fonda)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$55,150
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$94,870
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$68,080
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0722.00

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fonda and their reported violations in the past:

LOOPIES PUB (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
NORTHWOODS CAMPGROUNDS (Population served: 14, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Fonda, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3976.8 years
William2672.4 years
Mary2381.8 years
Charles1972.2 years
George1880.7 years
Frank1676.9 years
Robert1567.0 years
Ruth1481.9 years
Edward1379.1 years
Richard1365.4 years
Most common last names in Fonda, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1774.5 years
Carpenter1077.0 years
Young973.7 years
Hinkle878.5 years
Anderson864.9 years
Saltsman867.5 years
Compani775.8 years
Lotridge777.8 years
Jones669.3 years
Gray674.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Businesses in Fonda, NY

  • New Balance: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Fonda compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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