Fort Plain, New York

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Population in 2014: 2,272 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.7%
 
Males: 1,031  (45.4%)
Females: 1,241  (54.6%)
Median resident age:  31.6 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 13339.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,642 (it was $27,476 in 2000)
Fort Plain:

$34,642
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,838 (it was $16,369 in 2000)

Fort Plain village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,136 (it was $51,400 in 2000)
Fort Plain:

$67,136
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: $642.

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  • Races in Fort Plain, NY (2010)

    Fort Plain races chart
    • 2,20494.9%White alone
    • 582.5%Hispanic
    • 341.5%Two or more races
    • 110.5%Black alone
    • 60.3%American Indian alone
    • 50.2%Asian alone
    • 20.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.09%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fort Plain: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.4%), United States (14.3%), Irish (11.4%), Italian (9.3%), English (8.2%), Dutch (6.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1823

Elevation: 317 feet

Land area: 1.36 square miles.

Population density: 1,668 people per square mile   (low).

Fort Plain,NY real estate house value index trend

Fort Plain, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Fort Plain:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fort Plain village:

  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 48.6%
  • Separated: 7.0%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

41 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.8%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,478 (5.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,883 (2.7%)

Fort Plain satellite photo by USGS

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

Fort Plain household income distribution Fort Plain home values distribution

Crime rates in Fort Plain by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000001022N/A1
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.045.90.085.886.2N/A44.1
Robberies 00000012111
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.046.685.843.144.244.1
Assaults 7101220511135
per 100,000 303.044.30.0536.290.20.0233.242.9474.1132.5220.5
Burglaries 120339158172313
per 100,000 43.388.60.0134.0135.3413.0699.6343.1732.81,015.5573.2
Thefts 131111711105964496547
per 100,000 562.8487.2489.5312.8496.2458.92,751.92,744.42,112.12,869.82,072.3
Auto thefts 43010011121
per 100,000 173.2132.90.044.70.00.046.642.943.188.344.1
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/A00010N/A0
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/A0.00.00.042.90.0N/A0.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.6) 103.846.920.3137.849.287.2231.9249.3328.0314.8227.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Fort Plain detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.1%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -182 (-7.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

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 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 72.1 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 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 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 72.8 miles away from Fort Plain 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 194.1 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).
Fort Plain topographic map

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

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)

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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)

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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).

Montgomery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 38.5%
(36.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 91.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 79.8% for two or more races residents)
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

Fort Plain, New York environmental map by EPA

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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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
New York average:

13.9

Fort Plain travel time to work - commute Fort Plain mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Fort Plain 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:
Fort Plain:

49.9%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fort Plain:

43.9%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Fort Plain:

28.7
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.0%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fort Plain:

8.0%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fort Plain:

28.0%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Fort Plain:

57.2%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

73.8%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fort Plain, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$5,573
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$509
Police Protection - Officers 4$11,489$34,46710$2,129
Streets and Highways 3$11,090$44,3600$0
Sewerage 1$2,903$34,8360$0
Water Supply 1$3,189$38,2680$0
Totals for Government 9$28,671$38,22819$8,211

Fort Plain government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $23,000 ($10.12)
  • Current Operations - Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $713,000 ($313.82)
    Housing & Community Development: $343,000 ($150.97)
    General - Other: $286,000 ($125.88)
    Police Protection: $177,000 ($77.90)
    Water Utilities: $165,000 ($72.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $100,000 ($44.01)
    Regular Highways: $71,000 ($31.25)
    Sewerage: $51,000 ($22.45)
    Central Staff Services: $48,000 ($21.13)
    Fire Protection: $47,000 ($20.69)
    Parks & Recreation: $36,000 ($15.85)
    Financial Administration: $31,000 ($13.64)
    General Public Buildings: $15,000 ($6.60)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000 ($4.84)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $4,000 ($1.76)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($1.32)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($7.48)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Financial Administration: $126,000 ($55.46)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $105,000 ($46.21)
    General - Other: $62,000 ($27.29)
    Regular Highways: $50,000 ($22.01)
    Housing & Community Development: $25,000 ($11.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($4.40)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($3.08)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($2.64)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $565,000 ($248.68)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $66,000 ($29.05)

Fort Plain government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $74,000 ($32.57)
    Housing & Community Development: $19,000 ($8.36)
    All Other: $3,000 ($1.32)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($0.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $882,000 ($388.20)
    All Other: $227,000 ($99.91)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $264,000 ($116.20)
    All Other: $59,000 ($25.97)
    Highways: $3,000 ($1.32)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $43,000 ($18.93)
    Interest Earnings: $40,000 ($17.61)
    Special Assessments: $2,000 ($0.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $374,000 ($164.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $85,000 ($37.41)
    Highways: $27,000 ($11.88)
    General Support: $17,000 ($7.48)
  • Tax - Property: $463,000 ($203.79)
    Public Utilities: $47,000 ($20.69)
    NEC: $14,000 ($6.16)

Fort Plain government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,106,000 ($486.80)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $285,000 ($125.44)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $1,057,000 ($465.23)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $269,000 ($118.40)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $49,000 ($21.57)
    Other, NEC: $16,000 ($7.04)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $71,000 ($31.25)
    End of Fiscal Year: $67,000 ($29.49)

Fort Plain government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $4,000 ($1.76)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,457,000 ($641.29)

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 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 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Fort Plain fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 49m161ftTotal length
  • $8,593,000Total costs
  • 95,158Total average daily traffic
  • 16,003Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Fort Plain, NY

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, 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 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/2006, Expiration Date: 10/01/2016, Certifier: David C JatlowRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, 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 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/2006, Expiration Date: 10/01/2016, Certifier: David C JatlowRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private 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 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:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3F-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85-12F (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 108RH , Serial Number: 5958, Year manufactured: 1940, Airworthiness Date: 05/16/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Roland L Hisert, 194 Eaker Rd, Fort Plain, NY 13339
  • Aircraft: MAY GEORGE F JR KITFOX MODEL III (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 12GM , Serial Number: 1034, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 06/11/2001
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Leon Douglas, 112 Nestle Rd, Fort Plain, NY 13339, Other Owners: Sharon Douglas
  • 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 , Serial Number: E-1309, Airworthiness Date: 06/19/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Sacandaga Air Inc, 3 Canal St, Fort Plain, NY 13339
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7CCM (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4586E , Serial Number: 7CCM-158, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 06/29/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Carol A Gould, 187 Bauder Rd, Fort Plain, NY 13339
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9804T , Serial Number: 47604, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 06/09/1960
    Registrant (Individual): Henry J Gondarowski, 7840 State Highway 5 S, Fort Plain, NY 13339
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 999VL , Serial Number: 22-6451, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 12/18/1999
    Registrant (Corporation): Tfdf Aviation LLC, 236 Farley Rd, 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

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 20
  • Hazardous Condition: 20
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Fort Plain

See full 2006 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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (17%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Businesses in Fort Plain, NY

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

Fort Plain compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.
  • House age above 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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