Glasco, New York

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Population in 2010: 2,099. Population change since 2000: +24.1%
Males: 1,035  (49.3%)
Females: 1,064  (50.7%)
Median resident age:  40.6 years
New York median age:  38.4 years

Zip codes: 12432, 12477.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $58,940 (it was $37,917 in 2000)
Glasco:

$58,940
NY:

$62,909

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $24,144 (it was $21,964 in 2000)

Glasco CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $220,811 (it was $91,700 in 2000)
Glasco:

$220,811
NY:

$302,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $253,930; Detached houses: $257,211; Townhouses or other attached units: $188,517; In 2-unit structures: $435,261; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $408,314; In 5-or-more-unit structures: over $1,000,000; Mobile homes: $82,825

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,154.

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  • Races in Glasco, NY (2010)

    Glasco races chart
    • 1,86688.9%White alone
    • 1095.2%Hispanic
    • 422.0%Asian alone
    • 412.0%Two or more races
    • 351.7%Black alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone
    • 30.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Glasco: 111.4 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (32.6%), Jamaican (16.9%), German (6.7%), Irish (6.2%), Polish (2.3%), Scottish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 1.85 square miles.

Population density: 1,135 people per square mile   (low).

Glasco,NY real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Glasco:

  • High school or higher: 79.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Glasco CDP:

  • Never married: 41.4%
  • Now married: 37.0%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

390 residents are foreign born (10.3% Latin America).

This place:

15.2%
New York:

22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $6,392 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $4,123 (2.0%)

Glasco satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (43.2 miles , pop. 95,658).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (83.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Saugerties South, NY (0.9 miles ), Saugerties, NY (1.4 miles ), Tivoli, NY (1.5 miles ), Malden, NY (1.8 miles ), Malden-on-Hudson, NY (1.9 miles ), Lake Katrine, NY (2.2 miles ), Red Hook, NY (2.3 miles ), Clermont, NY (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 42.05 N, Longitude: 73.95 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 845

Glasco household income distribution Glasco home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (49%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (18%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

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

Average climate in Glasco, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Glasco, New York average temperatures Glasco, New York average precipitation Glasco, New York humidity Glasco, New York wind speed Glasco, New York snowfall Glasco, New York sunshine Glasco, New York clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Glasco-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.3 miles away from the Glasco 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 28.8 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:

Glasco-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 133.3 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 169.1 miles away from Glasco center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 156.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.7 miles away from the city 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 160.9 miles away from Glasco center
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) earthquake occurred 334.5 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 Ulster County (30) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Hurricanes: 6, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Glasco topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Glasco:

  • LIVINGSTON HILLS NURSING AND REHAB CTR L L C (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LIVINGSTON, NY)
  • CARDINAL HAYES HOME FOR CHILDREN, INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; RED HOOK, NY)
  • ALWAYS THERE FAMILY HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; KINGSTON, NY)
  • ULSTER-GREENE COUNTY CHAPTER NYS ARC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; KINGSTON, NY)
  • ULSTER CO DOH NURSING DIV CHHA (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; KINGSTON, NY)
  • NORTHEAST CENTER FOR SPECIAL CARE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LAKE KATRINE, NY)
  • US HOMECARE KINGSTON CLOSED (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; KINGSTON, NY)

Amtrak stations near Glasco:

  • 9 miles: RHINECLIFF-KINGSTON (RHINECLIFF, HUTTON & CHARLES STS.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.
  • 17 miles: HUDSON (69 S. FRONT ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Glasco:

  • Bard College (about 3 miles; Annandale-On-Hudson, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,137)
  • Ulster County Community College (about 17 miles; Stone Ridge, NY; FT enrollment: 2,207)
  • Culinary Institute of America (about 21 miles; Hyde Park, NY; FT enrollment: 3,869)
  • Dutchess Community College (about 23 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 6,554)
  • Marist College (about 23 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 5,536)
  • State University of New York at New Paltz (about 23 miles; New Paltz, NY; FT enrollment: 7,319)
  • Vassar College (about 26 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 2,469)

Public elementary/middle school in Glasco:

  • RICCARDI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 70 PLENTY ST, Grades: KG-6)

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Notable location: Glasco Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Glasco include: Dominican Sisters Convent (A), Dayspring Assembly of God (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 56.3. This is better than average.

City:

56.3
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.42. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.42
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.2%
(9.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  62.9%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
17 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
6 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
New York average:

13.7

Glasco travel time to work - commute Glasco mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Glasco CDP (based on Ulster County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,25627
Mainline Protestant15,31178
Other4,26230
Evangelical Protestant4,10442
Black Protestant1,0647
Orthodox1501
None107,346-
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: 45
Ulster County:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
Ulster County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
Ulster County:

3.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 229
Here:

12.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Ulster County:

26.7%
New York:

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

18.9%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

53.2%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

52.4%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Glasco:

20.0%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.9%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Glasco:

37.5%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Glasco:

59.4%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.0%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Glasco, NY Residents

4.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,351 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.78%
New York average:

5.06%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($202 average AGI)
Ulster County:

0.02%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dutchess County, NY  0.74% ($41,311 average AGI)
from Orange County, NY  0.71% ($39,147)
from Kings County, NY  0.22% ($55,270)


4.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,720 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
New York average:

5.46%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($466 average AGI)
Ulster County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dutchess County, NY  0.70% ($44,204 average AGI)
to Orange County, NY  0.66% ($36,840)
to Greene County, NY  0.17% ($32,432)

Strongest AM radio stations in Glasco:

  • WGHQ (920 AM; 5 kW; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNY (1490 AM; 1 kW; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEOK (1390 AM; 5 kW; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Glasco:

  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WFRH (91.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKW (92.9 FM; SAUGERTIES, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDST (100.1 FM; WOODSTOCK, NY; Owner: CHET-5 BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBPM (94.3 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRIP (97.9 FM; WINDHAM, NY; Owner: RIP RADIO, LLC)
  • WCZX (97.7 FM; HYDE PARK, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRRB (96.9 FM; ARLINGTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCTW (98.5 FM; CATSKILL, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBWZ (93.3 FM; NEW PALTZ, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRWD-FM (107.3 FM; HIGHLAND, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMQ (105.1 FM; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: WAMC)
  • W292CM (106.3 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: JOHN KATONAH)
  • WHVP (91.1 FM; HUDSON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Glasco:

  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Jct Glasco Tpke & Rt 32 (Lat: 42.043139 Lon: -73.953472), Call Sign: KWB416
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.775 MHzGrant Date: 02/05/1998, Expiration Date: 03/25/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/29/2003Registrant: Greco Motors Inc, Four Corners, Glasco, NY 12432
  • Barclay Lane (Lat: 42.052694 Lon: -73.964306), Type: Tank, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WPYN396
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.835 MHzGrant Date: 06/22/2013, Expiration Date: 09/15/2023, Certifier: Joseph J FabianoRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$175,71512$228,93239$152,4366$27,8631$880,6401$55,040
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$355,7001$85,3103$263,0472$96,3201$85,3100$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$231,1703$138,51725$195,0891$24,0801$203,6500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$109,3904$147,57512$179,8550$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$353,6300$03$176,8170$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9503.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$188,7401$335,060
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$123,840
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$136,9100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$169,250
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9503.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (65%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Glasco compared to New York state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.

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  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jamaica (population 500+)"
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  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Guatemala (population 500+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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