Fort Plain, New York

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Population in 2019: 2,224 (95% urban, 5% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.8%
 
Males: 983  (44.2%)
Females: 1,241  (55.8%)
Median resident age:

42.6 years
New York median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 13339.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $36,523 (it was $27,476 in 2000)
Fort Plain:

$36,523
NY:

$72,108

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,214 (it was $16,369 in 2000)

Fort Plain village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $66,725 (it was $51,400 in 2000)
Fort Plain:

$66,725
NY:

$338,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $88,111; detached houses: $94,547; townhouses or other attached units: $90,468; in 2-unit structures: $122,802; mobile homes: $38,242

Median gross rent in 2019: $807.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fort Plain: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 24.7%
(24.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 21.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 19.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Fort Plain, NY (2019)
    • 1,58790.5%White alone
    • 704.0%Hispanic
    • 603.4%Two or more races
    • 160.9%Asian alone
    • 80.5%Black alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Fort Plain, New York as of October 07, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fort Plain is 89 to 1.


Crime rates in Fort Plain by year

Type

2006

2008

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.1)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(85.8)
2
(86.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.1)
5
(221.7)
4
(179.2)
2
(90.4)
8
(360.7)
4
(179.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.6)
2
(85.8)
1
(43.1)
1
(44.2)
1
(44.1)
2
(88.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.1)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(90.2)
0
(0.0)
5
(233.2)
1
(42.9)
11
(474.1)
3
(132.5)
5
(220.5)
5
(221.7)
12
(537.6)
3
(135.6)
10
(450.9)
5
(224.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(135.3)
9
(413.0)
15
(699.6)
8
(343.1)
17
(732.8)
23
(1,015)
13
(573.2)
14
(620.8)
9
(403.2)
9
(406.9)
25
(1,127)
7
(314.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(496.2)
10
(458.9)
59
(2,752)
64
(2,744)
49
(2,112)
65
(2,870)
47
(2,072)
45
(1,996)
57
(2,554)
54
(2,441)
75
(3,381)
46
(2,068)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.6)
1
(42.9)
1
(43.1)
2
(88.3)
1
(44.1)
1
(44.3)
1
(44.8)
1
(45.2)
4
(180.3)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.9)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index47.484.0223.4240.1315.9232.7219.1375.2384.9229.2711.0293.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Fort Plain, NY

Crime rate in Fort Plain detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.35
New York average:

2.92
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Ancestries: American (20.7%), English (11.8%), German (11.5%), Irish (10.6%), Italian (7.7%), Polish (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1823

Elevation: 317 feet

Land area: 1.36 square miles.

Population density: 1,633 people per square mile   (low).

Fort Plain, New York map

37 residents are foreign born (1.3% Europe, 0.3% Latin America).

This village:

2.1%
New York:

22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,295 (4.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,528 (4.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (32.8 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (149.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Nelliston, NY (0.8 miles ),
Minden, NY (1.6 miles ),
Palatine Bridge, NY (1.7 miles ),
Canajoharie, NY (1.8 miles ),
Palatine, NY (1.8 miles ),
St. Johnsville, NY (2.3 miles ),
Ames, NY (2.6 miles),
Ephratah, NY (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 42.93 N, Longitude: 74.62 W

Area code: 518

Distribution of median household income in Fort Plain, NY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Fort Plain, NY in 2019
Fort Plain satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $200,000
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.1%
New York:

8.1%
Most common industries in Fort Plain, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.0%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.1%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.5%)
  • Food (4.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.9%)
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Health care (8.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Food (5.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.4%)
  • Food (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Fort Plain, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.4%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (12.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (7.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (5.3%)

Average climate in Fort Plain, New York

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Tornado activity:

Fort Plain-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the Fort Plain village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.8 miles away from the village center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fort Plain-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 67% 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 72.1 miles away from Fort Plain center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 118.8 miles away from Fort Plain 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 116.8 miles away from Fort Plain center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 21.0 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) earthquake occurred 157.5 miles away from Fort Plain center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 388.5 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 (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fort Plain topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fort Plain:

  • PALATINE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PALATINE BRIDGE, NY)
  • ST JOHNSVILLE REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SAINT JOHNSVILLE, NY)
  • JOHNSTOWN HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, NY)
  • WELLS NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; JOHNSTOWN, NY)
  • BASSETT HEALTHCARE LITTLE FALLS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; LITTLE FALLS, NY)
  • LITTLE FALLS HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; LITTLE FALLS, NY)
  • ALPINE REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LITTLE FALLS, NY)

Airports located in Fort Plain:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Plain:

  • Fulton-Montgomery Community College (about 18 miles; Johnstown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,043)
  • SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill (about 20 miles; Cobleskill, NY; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • Herkimer County Community College (about 21 miles; Herkimer, NY; FT enrollment: 2,774)
  • Mohawk Valley Community College (about 32 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 5,693)
  • Utica College (about 35 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)
  • Schenectady County Community College (about 36 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 3,676)
  • Union College (about 37 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 2,075)

Public high school in Fort Plain:

Private high school in Fort Plain:

  • VICTORY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 14, Location: 131 CLARK RD, Grades: 3-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Fort Plain:

Private elementary/middle schools in Fort Plain:

  • MILLCREEK SCHOOL (Students: 24, Location: 5006 STATE HIGHWAY 10, Grades: 1-8)
  • TURNPIKE SCHOOL (Students: 24, Location: STATE HIGHWAY 67, Grades: 1-8)
  • MEADOW BROOK (Students: 19, Location: 450 HICKORY HILL RD, Grades: 1-8)
  • MEADOWBROOK SCHOOL (Students: 19, Location: 390 HICKORY HILL RD, Grades: 1-8)
  • SHADY LANE SCHOOL (Students: 18, Location: 1400 STONE ARABIA RD, Grades: 1-8)
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Library in Fort Plain:

  • FORT PLAIN FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $143,468; Location: 19 WILLETT STREET; 20,233 books; 1,505 audio materials; 228 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 40 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fort Plain: Fort Plain Free Library (A), Fort Plain Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fort Plain include: Holy Cross Episcopal Church (A), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (B), Saint James Roman Catholic Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), First Methodist Church (E), First Reformed Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

Court: Town of Minden - Justice Court (134 State Highway 80).

Birthplace of: Peter Herdic - Inventor, Bud Fowler - Professional baseball player, Mark Adams (artist) - Artist.

Montgomery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

EPHRATAH ROD AND GUN CLUB (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
MOUNTAIN MAN HUNTING CLUB (Address: 994 STATE HWY 163 , Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

59.6%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

11.1%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
10 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
15 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Banks with branches in Fort Plain (2011 data):

  • NBT Bank, National Association: Fort Plain Branch at 41 Canal Street, branch established on 1972/06/26. 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.

For population 15 years and over in Fort Plain:

Marital status in Fort Plain, NY
  • Never married: 34.3%
  • Now married: 42.8%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

For population 25 years and over in Fort Plain:

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
New York average:

13.5

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

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Religion statistics for Fort Plain, NY (based on Montgomery County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
State:

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

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.
New York:

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

8.43 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

8.9%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.1%
New York:

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

13.8%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fort Plain:

58.8%
New York:

50.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fort Plain:

60.4%
New York:

48.1%

Average BMI:
Fort Plain:

27.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.1%
State:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fort Plain:

6.6%
New York:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fort Plain:

35.0%
State:

33.4%

General health condition:
Fort Plain:

64.6%
State:

56.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.8%
State:

80.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fort Plain, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 5$5,839$14,0142$2,062
Financial Administration 2$14,918$89,5081$957
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,778$45,33611$1,616
Totals for Government 8$24,534$36,80114$4,634

Fort Plain government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $711,000 ($319.69)
    Sewerage: $245,000 ($110.16)
    Local Fire Protection: $77,000 ($34.62)
    Police Protection: $49,000 ($22.03)
  • Current Operations - Natural Resources - Other: $1,567,000 ($704.59)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,001,000 ($450.09)
    General - Other: $489,000 ($219.87)
    Police Protection: $266,000 ($119.60)
    Water Utilities: $238,000 ($107.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $168,000 ($75.54)
    Regular Highways: $114,000 ($51.26)
    Sewerage: $101,000 ($45.41)
    Local Fire Protection: $50,000 ($22.48)
    Central Staff Services: $48,000 ($21.58)
    Financial Administration: $43,000 ($19.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $21,000 ($9.44)
    General Public Buildings: $21,000 ($9.44)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($5.85)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($2.70)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($1.35)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,000 ($0.90)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $81,000 ($36.42)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $168,000 ($75.54)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $63,000 ($28.33)
    Water Utilities: $15,000 ($6.74)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($3.15)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($1.80)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,508,000 ($678.06)

Fort Plain government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $112,000 ($50.36)
    Other: $37,000 ($16.64)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($0.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.90)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $969,000 ($435.70)
    Other: $535,000 ($240.56)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($1.35)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $259,000 ($116.46)
    Other: $95,000 ($42.72)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $105,000 ($47.21)
    Fines and Forfeits: $22,000 ($9.89)
    Sale of Property: $9,000 ($4.05)
    Special Assessments: $4,000 ($1.80)
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000 ($1.80)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $490,000 ($220.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,728,000 ($776.98)
    Highways: $63,000 ($28.33)
    General Local Government Support: $22,000 ($9.89)
  • Tax - Property: $682,000 ($306.65)
    Public Utilities Sales: $52,000 ($23.38)
    Other License: $12,000 ($5.40)

Fort Plain government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $914,000 ($410.97)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $906,000 ($407.37)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000 ($34.62)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $69,000 ($31.03)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $529,000 ($237.86)
    Beginning: $500,000 ($224.82)

Fort Plain government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $58,000 ($26.08)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,070,000 ($481.12)

5.05% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,927 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.05%
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 Fulton County, NY  1.24% ($36,232 average AGI)
from Schenectady County, NY  0.73% ($40,561)
from Saratoga County, NY  0.44% ($45,655)


6.54% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,753 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
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 Fulton County, NY  1.66% ($32,262 average AGI)
to Schenectady County, NY  0.68% ($46,180)
to Saratoga County, NY  0.63% ($50,393)

Businesses in Fort Plain, NY

  • H&R Block: 1
  • True Value: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Plain:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIZR (930 AM; 1 kW; JOHNSTOWN, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLFH (1230 AM; 1 kW; LITTLE FALLS, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIBX (950 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WTLB (1310 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WENT (1340 AM; 1 kW; GLOVERSVILLE, NY; Owner: WHITNEY RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WROW (590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Plain:

  • WBUG-FM (101.1 FM; FORT PLAIN, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCAN (93.3 FM; CANAJOHARIE, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WJIV (101.9 FM; CHERRY VALLEY, NY; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WQBJ (103.5 FM; COBLESKILL, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WSKU (105.5 FM; LITTLE FALLS, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGKR (105.3 FM; GRAND GORGE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WMYY (97.3 FM; SCHOHARIE, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WBKK (97.7 FM; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: GEM ASSOCIATES, L. P.)
  • WBGK (99.7 FM; NEWPORT VILLAGE, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WAJZ (96.3 FM; VOORHEESVILLE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXLG (89.9 FM; NORTH CREEK, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WZMR (104.9 FM; ALTAMONT, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYJB (95.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOUR (96.9 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUNY (89.5 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BC COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WGNA-FM (107.7 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WPGL (90.7 FM; PATTERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, 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)

TV broadcast stations around Fort Plain:

  • WKTV (Channel 2; UTICA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYPX (Channel 55; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: PAXSON ALBANY LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFXV (Channel 33; UTICA, NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • W31BP (Channel 31; BURLINGTON, ETC., NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFNY-CA (Channel 49; GLOVERSVILLE, NY; Owner: MICHAEL A. SLEEZER)
Fort Plain fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Fort Plain fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 125ft / 38.4mTotal length
  • $41,854,000Total costs
  • 94,433Total average daily traffic
  • 17,248Total average daily truck traffic
  • 89,536Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • 349 Sanders Road (Lat: 42.971972 Lon: -74.680806), Type: Pole, Structure height: 19.2 m, Overall height: 19.5 m, Call Sign: KNKA263
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, Grant Date: 09/07/2016, Expiration Date: 10/01/2026, Certifier: David C JatlowRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • 3636 State Route 5s (64318) (Lat: 42.988750 Lon: -74.743694), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: KNKA468
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, Grant Date: 09/07/2016, Expiration Date: 10/01/2026, Certifier: David C JatlowRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Fort Plain, NY)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Lock 15 Otsquago Club Rd (Lat: 42.938694 Lon: -74.622361), Type: Bridg, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WHV324,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.650 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 06/25/2014, Expiration Date: 09/22/2024, Certifier: Jaime C Deluca Mr, Registrant: New York State Canal Corporation, 30 South Pearl St., 5th Floor, Albany, NY 12207, Phone: (518) 449-6007, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fort Plain)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 18474, N18474, N-18474, Serial Number: E-1309, Airworthiness Date: 06/19/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 12/22/2015
    Registrant (Corporation): Sacandaga Air Inc, 3 Canal St, Fort Plain, NY 13339

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$40,2002$50,3300$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$63,9101$12,930
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$74,0100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0725.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Fort Plain, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Fort Plain, NY - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 19. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 42 took place in 2005, and the least - 0 in 2010. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Fort Plain, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (43.3%), and Outside Fires (39.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fort Plain, NY
    • 14143.3%Structure Fires
    • 12939.6%Outside Fires
    • 3310.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 237.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fort Plain, NY
Most common first names in Fort Plain, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William6475.6 years
John4877.8 years
Mary4380.0 years
Charles3775.0 years
George3475.2 years
Robert3268.4 years
Edward2976.2 years
Helen2582.1 years
Harry2578.5 years
Ruth2477.3 years
Most common last names in Fort Plain, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6376.7 years
Snyder1877.9 years
Saltsman1877.9 years
Miller1780.7 years
Hoffman1583.2 years
Shults1582.5 years
Cook1574.3 years
Christman1576.8 years
Moyer1483.3 years
Nellis1481.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fort Plain, NY
  • 74.0%Utility gas
  • 13.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.5%Electricity
  • 3.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fort Plain, NY
  • 71.0%Utility gas
  • 17.7%Electricity
  • 7.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.6%Other fuel
  • 1.6%No fuel used


Fort Plain compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Fort Plain on our top lists:

  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse (population 1,000+)"
There are 2 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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