For population 25 years and over in Gerry:
For population 15 years and over in Gerry town:
31 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hamburg, NY (41.4 miles , pop. 56,259).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (51.1 miles , pop. 292,648).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (263.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Sinclairville, NY (1.7 miles ), Charlotte, NY (2.2 miles ), Ellington, NY (2.6 miles ), Ellicott, NY (2.7 miles ), Falconer, NY (2.7 miles ), Stockton, NY (2.8 miles ), Ellery, NY (2.8 miles ), Cherry Creek, NY (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.22 N, Longitude: 79.24 W
Area code: 716
Work and jobs in Gerry: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gerry, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gerry-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the Gerry town center .
On 5/31/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the town center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gerry-area historical earthquake activity is below New York state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 78.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 82.6 miles away from Gerry center
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 79.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/1993 at 06:30:05, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/3/2001 at 22:36:46, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.5 miles away from Gerry center
On 6/30/2004 at 04:03:14, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Chautauqua County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 3, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John Schofield - Army Medal of Honor recipient and Union Army general, Hugh Bedient - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Gerry:
Amtrak station near Gerry:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gerry:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.73. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 34.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 10.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.40. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
297 people in nursing homes
Gerry compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Gerry (based on Chautauqua County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.28%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 37
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Number of full-service restaurants: 148
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
3.46% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,171 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($601 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.49% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,407 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($266 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Gerry:
Strongest FM radio stations in Gerry:
TV broadcast stations around Gerry:
Gerry, New York:
Gerry fatal accident list:
Mar 15, 2009 07:07 AM, Sr-60, Lat: 42.24103611, Lon: -79.26592778, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
Jul 28, 2007 07:42 PM, Sr-60, Strong Rd., Lat: 42.201769, Lon: -79.255933, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Apr 15, 1998 01:28 PM, Sr-60, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 23, 1998 00:49 AM, Cr-314, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 11, 1997 10:59 AM, 60, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 2, 1997 07:24 AM, Damon Hill, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 3
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total costs: $7,550,000
Total average daily traffic: 19,885
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,020
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 26,929
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Gerry)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gerry)