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Population in 2010: 438. Population change since 2000: -4.8%
 

Males: 215  (49.1%)
Females: 223  (50.9%)

Median resident age:  44.9 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 14536.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $37,571 (it was $30,250 in 2000)
Genesee Falls:

$37,571
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,061

Genesee Falls town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $80,283 (it was $64,000 in 2000)
Genesee Falls:

$80,283
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $95,870; Detached houses: $105,456; Mobile homes: $56,330

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Genesee Falls races chart
  • White alone - 428 (97.7%)
  • Asian alone - 6 (1.4%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.5%)
  • Hispanic - 2 (0.5%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Genesee Falls: 164.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (25.9%), English (19.1%), Irish (18.0%), Italian (11.3%), Dutch (8.9%), French (7.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 15.5 square miles.

Population density: 28 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Genesee Falls:

  • High school or higher: 84.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Genesee Falls town:

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.4%
New York:  22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Genesee Falls town:  2.4% ($1,559)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheektowaga, NY (42.9 miles , pop. 79,988).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (46.5 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (233.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Hunt, NY (1.9 miles) , Portage, NY (1.9 miles ), Castile, NY (2.1 miles ), Pike, NY (2.2 miles ), Dalton, NY (2.4 miles ), Nunda, NY (2.5 miles ), Hume, NY (2.5 miles ), Gainesville, NY (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 42.56 N, Longitude: 78.06 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 585

Genesee Falls household income distribution Genesee Falls home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.7%
New York:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Metal and metal products (7%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Food and beverage stores (9%)
  • U. S. Postal service (7%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Gasoline stations (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other financial specialists (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Genesee Falls-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.9 miles away from the Genesee Falls town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/24/1967, a category F3 tornado 26.5 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Genesee Falls-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/12/1994 at 10:43:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 17.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/26/1999 at 22:33:01, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 8.0 mi) earthquake occurred 92.3 miles away from Genesee Falls center
On 12/25/1998 at 13:30:26, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 11.2 mi) earthquake occurred 87.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 37.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2004 at 23:55:26, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MW, 3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.7 miles away from Genesee Falls center
On 5/25/1995 at 14:22:32, a magnitude 3.0 (2.6 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wyoming County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near Genesee Falls:

  • FINGER LAKES DDSO (Hospital, about 6 miles away; NUNDA, NY)
  • FINGER LAKES DDSO (Hospital, about 11 miles away; PERRY, NY)
  • WYOMING CO DOH CHHA (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; SILVER SPRINGS, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Genesee Falls:

  • SUNY at Geneseo (about 21 miles; Geneseo, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,454)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 26 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 3,184)
  • Genesee Community College (about 32 miles; Batavia, NY; FT enrollment: 3,452)
  • Saint Bonaventure University (about 39 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; FT enrollment: 2,154)
  • Rochester Institute of Technology (about 42 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 13,372)
  • Monroe Community College (about 44 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 12,159)
  • University of Rochester (about 45 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 7,898)

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Notable locations in Genesee Falls: Bigelow Corners (A), Ward Brothers Farm (B), Bishop Corners (C), Genesee Falls Fire Company (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Genesee Falls include: Assumption Church (A), Portageville Community Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Portageville Pioneer Cemetery (1), Pennycook Cemetery (2), Portageville Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Wyoming County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.3%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.3%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

20.9%
Whole state:

14.6%

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

5.0%
Whole state:

7.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Genesee Falls, NY

Genesee Falls 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.
  • Median age 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 above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15%)
  • Wood (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Genesee Falls town (based on Wyoming County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.29%
Here46.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Conservative Baptist Association of America
Adherents64.7%9.7%8.5%4.4%2.2%
Congregations24.2%12.9%17.7%8.1%6.5%
NameEpiscopal ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaFree Methodist Church of North AmericaAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents2.2%2.0%1.4%1.1%3.8%
Congregations4.8%1.6%3.2%4.8%16.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Wyoming County:

2.15 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Wyoming County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Wyoming County:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Wyoming County:

26.3%
New York:

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

13.6%
State:

15.6%

5.28% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,033 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
New York average:

5.41%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Erie County, NY  1.47% ($31,351 average AGI)
from Cattaraugus County, NY  0.74% ($26,973)
from Genesee County, NY  0.71% ($30,426)


6.13% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,842 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
New York average:

6.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Erie County, NY  1.39% ($30,330 average AGI)
to Genesee County, NY  0.88% ($24,200)
to Livingston County, NY  0.52% ($28,600)

Strongest AM radio stations in Genesee Falls:

  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCJW (1140 AM; daytime; 3 kW; WARSAW, NY; Owner: LLOYD LANE, INCORPORATED)
  • WHHO (1320 AM; 5 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WYSL (1040 AM; 3 kW; AVON, NY; Owner: RADIO LIVINGSTON, LTD)
  • WXRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, NY; Owner: DOME BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTOR (770 AM; daytime; 9 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, NY; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNED (970 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY)
  • WLGZ (990 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WLEA (1480 AM; 3 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHLD (1270 AM; 5 kW; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Genesee Falls:

  • WNSA (107.7 FM; WETHERSFIELD TWNSHP, NY; Owner: ADELPHIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, DEBTOR-IN-POSSESSION)
  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDNY-FM (93.9 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MILLER MEDIA INC.)
  • W201CY (88.1 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCOU (88.3 FM; WARSAW, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W246AP (97.1 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF THE FINGER LAKES)
  • W282AC (104.3 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WZKZ (101.9 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • WFXF (107.3 FM; SOUTH BRISTOL TOWNSH, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNVE (95.1 FM; HONEOYE FALLS, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKPQ (105.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WCKR (92.1 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLOF (101.7 FM; ATTICA, NY; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJSL (90.3 FM; HOUGHTON, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)
  • WNED-FM (94.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/C ASSOC.)
  • WBUF (92.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJQZ (103.5 FM; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSQA (88.7 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)

TV broadcast stations around Genesee Falls:

  • WKBW-TV (Channel 7; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WKBW-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPXJ-TV (Channel 51; BATAVIA, NY; Owner: PAXSON BUFFALO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WGRZ-TV (Channel 2; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: MULTIMEDIA ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • WNYO-TV (Channel 49; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: NEW YORK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WIVB-TV (Channel 4; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNGS (Channel 67; SPRINGVILLE, NY; Owner: CAROLINE K. POWLEY D/B/A UNICORN/SPRINGVILLE)
  • W62AQ (Channel 62; FILLMORE, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)

National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 14 meters (46ft)
Total costs: $9,831,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,186
Total average daily truck traffic: 110
Total future (year 2022) average daily traffic: 1,661

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