For population 25 years and over in Germantown:
For population 15 years and over in Germantown CDP:
22 residents are foreign born (2.4% Europe, 0.6% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $3,634 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (36.6 miles , pop. 95,658).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (89.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Malden, NY (2.0 miles ), Clermont, NY (2.0 miles ), Livingston, NY (2.2 miles ), Saugerties, NY (2.3 miles ), Catskill, NY (2.3 miles ), Tivoli, NY (2.3 miles ), Saugerties, NY (2.4 miles ), Catskill, NY (2.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.14 N, Longitude: 73.89 W
Area code: 518
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Germantown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Germantown, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Germantown-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 0% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.4 miles away from the Germantown place center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 23.9 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Germantown-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 52.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 83.8 miles away from Germantown center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 34.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 86.9 miles away from Germantown center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 75.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Columbia County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public high school in Germantown:
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Library in Germantown:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Germantown and their reported violations in the past:PALATINE PARK PIZZA (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:VALLEY HARVEST (Address: Valley Harvest , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:GERMANTOWN QUICK STOP (SUNOCO) (Address: 4297 STATE ROAD 9G , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:GERMANTOWN PARK BEACH SNACKBAR (Address: 50 PALATINE PARK ROAD , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:RESTAURANT @ CHURCH & MAIN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:GERMANTOWN CENTRAL MARKET (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Germantown that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 4.0%
(3.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.8% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
7 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded in 2000
Germantown compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Germantown (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Germantown (based on Columbia County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.77%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 22
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 69
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($77,098 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($401 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($59,341 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($152 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Germantown fatal accident list:
Dec 10, 2005 03:10 PM, Sr-9g, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 29, 2004 06:09 PM, Sr-9g, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 23, 2002 04:21 PM, Sr-9g, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 26, 2001 12:55 AM, Sr-9g, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 10, 1998 05:52 PM, Round Top Rd, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Dec 24, 1977 05:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 12, 1975 03:12 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Germantown)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Germantown, NY
Total of 22 patent applications in 2008-2014.