Gouverneur, New York

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Population in 2017: 3,731 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.5%
 
Males: 2,008  (53.8%)
Females: 1,723  (46.2%)
Median resident age:

36.7 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 13642.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,629 (it was $25,174 in 2000)
Gouverneur:

$35,629
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,922 (it was $12,482 in 2000)

Gouverneur village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $100,194 (it was $45,800 in 2000)
Gouverneur:

$100,194
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $143,771; detached houses: $137,205; townhouses or other attached units: $442,838; in 2-unit structures: $248,667; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $200,240; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $830,595; mobile homes: $58,125; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $603,335

Median gross rent in 2017: $664.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gouverneur: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 30.8%
(31.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.4% for Black residents, 81.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 21.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Gouverneur, NY (2010)
    • 3,70993.9%White alone
    • 872.2%Hispanic
    • 621.6%Two or more races
    • 391.0%Black alone
    • 310.8%Asian alone
    • 170.4%American Indian alone
    • 40.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 60 registered sex offenders living in Gouverneur, New York as of June 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gouverneur is 63 to 1.


Crime rates in Gouverneur by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2010

2011

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(72.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(73.4)
4
(99.9)
1
(25.5)
2
(50.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(96.3)
8
(193.3)
7
(171.2)
9
(224.7)
5
(127.4)
8
(201.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
23
(553.7)
36
(870.0)
30
(733.9)
21
(524.3)
44
(1,121)
71
(1,790)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
158
(3,804)
148
(3,577)
121
(2,960)
161
(4,020)
157
(4,000)
257
(6,478)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(96.3)
5
(120.8)
3
(73.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.5)
4
(100.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.5)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)275.6300.6268.6329.8286.4473.2

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City-data.com crime index in Gouverneur, NY

Crime rate in Gouverneur detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 8 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.35
New York average:

2.90
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Ancestries: German (16.3%), Irish (15.9%), English (12.9%), American (7.1%), French Canadian (6.1%), Italian (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1850

Elevation: 447 feet

Land area: 2.13 square miles.

Population density: 1,754 people per square mile   (low).

Gouverneur, New York map

49 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.3%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,892 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,622 (3.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (86.4 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (134.2 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (254.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Hailesboro, NY (1.4 miles ),
Fowler, NY (2.0 miles ),
Richville, NY (2.6 miles ),
Rossie, NY (2.8 miles ),
Oxbow, NY (2.9 miles),
Edwards, NY (3.3 miles ),
Macomb, NY (3.3 miles ),
De Kalb, NY (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 44.33 N, Longitude: 75.47 W

Area code: 315

Distribution of median household income in Gouverneur, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Gouverneur, NY in 2017
Gouverneur satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $64,400
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $64,400
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $64,400
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $64,400
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $50,300
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $39,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Gouverneur, NY residents
Average permit cost in Gouverneur, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.1%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Gouverneur, NY
Historical housing units in Gouverneur, NY
Most common industries in Gouverneur, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (12.1%)
  • Health care (12.0%)
  • Public administration (11.0%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Social assistance (5.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.4%)
  • Public administration (15.7%)
  • Paper (6.3%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (5.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.3%)
  • Truck transportation (4.1%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.6%)
  • Educational services (16.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.7%)
  • Social assistance (8.0%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (7.5%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
Most common occupations in Gouverneur, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.8%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Construction laborers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.1%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.6%)

Average climate in Gouverneur, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Gouverneur-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 89% 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 61.7 miles away from Gouverneur 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 87.0 miles away from Gouverneur 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 201.1 miles away from Gouverneur 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 65.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from the city 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 317.8 miles away from Gouverneur 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)
Gouverneur topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Gouverneur:

  • EDWARD JOHN NOBLE HOSPITAL OF GOUVERNEUR (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 77 WEST BARNEY STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Gouverneur:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gouverneur:

  • St Lawrence University (about 24 miles; Canton, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,501)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Canton (about 24 miles; Canton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,411)
  • Clarkson University (about 33 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 3,472)
  • SUNY College at Potsdam (about 34 miles; Potsdam, NY; FT enrollment: 4,307)
  • Jefferson Community College (about 34 miles; Watertown, NY; FT enrollment: 2,886)
  • SUNY College at Oswego (about 82 miles; Oswego, NY; FT enrollment: 7,550)
  • Utica College (about 87 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)

Public high school in Gouverneur:

Public elementary/middle schools in Gouverneur:

Private elementary/middle school in Gouverneur:

  • ST JAMES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 127, Location: 20 S GORDON ST, Grades: PK-6)
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Library in Gouverneur:

  • READING ROOM ASSOCIATION OF GOUVERNEUR (Operating income: $118,419; Location: 60 CHURCH STREET; 18,928 books; 738 audio materials; 663 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 43 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Gouverneur: Gouverneur Fair Grounds (A), Gouverneur Public Library (B), Gouverneur Municipal Building (C), Gouverneur Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gouverneur include: Christian Life Fellowship Church (A), Gouverneur Seventh Day Adventist Church (B), Westside Baptist Church (C), Church of the Nazarene (D), Free Methodist Church (E), Saint James Roman Catholic Church (F), First Methodist Church (G), First Presbyterian Church (H), Trinity Episcopal Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Riverside Cemetery (1), Saint James Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Clearview Motel (1180 Us Highway 11).

Birthplace of: Carl O. Helvie - Nurse.

St. Lawrence County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Gouverneur and their reported violations in the past:

GOUVERNEUR COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 129, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Gouverneur that have no violations reported:

  • GENTRYS CLAM COVE (Address: 962 US HIGHWAY 11 , Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

60.4%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

10.3%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
36 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
15 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Gouverneur in 2000:

  • 39 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Gouverneur (2011 data):

  • KeyBank National Association: Gouverneur Branch at 62 Church Street, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Gouverneur Savings and Loan Association: Gouverneur Savings And Loan Associat at 42 Church St, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $148.7 mil, Deposits: $91.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • Community Bank, National Association: Gouverneur Branch at 100 East Main Street, branch established on 1879/01/01. Info updated 2011/06/13: Bank assets: $6,460.6 mil, Deposits: $4,840.4 mil, headquarters in Canton, NY, positive income, 175 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank System, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Gouverneur:

Marital status in Gouverneur, NY
  • Never married: 38.8%
  • Now married: 38.9%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

For population 25 years and over in Gouverneur:

  • High school or higher: 88.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Gouverneur
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Religion statistics for Gouverneur, NY (based on St. Lawrence County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic24,47832
Mainline Protestant8,07572
Evangelical Protestant5,36455
Other2,09311
Black Protestant1791
None71,755-
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: 28
Here:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
St. Lawrence County:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Here:

5.01 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 106
Here:

9.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
St. Lawrence County:

8.5%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Lawrence County:

29.6%
State:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
St. Lawrence County:

13.3%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.5%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

51.7%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Gouverneur:

28.3
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Gouverneur:

18.0%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.7%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.7%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

59.3%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.7%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gouverneur, 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
Streets and Highways 11$46,962$51,2310$0
Police Protection - Officers 10$61,155$73,3860$0
Police - Other 5$17,546$42,1108$3,603
Financial Administration 4$14,470$43,4100$0
Sewerage 3$12,049$48,1960$0
Other Government Administration 3$11,165$44,6606$1,723
Parks and Recreation 1$5,234$62,80810$11,806
Water Supply 1$6,327$75,9240$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 1$1,482
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$3,556
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 38$174,908$55,23426$22,170

Gouverneur government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $594,000 ($159.21)
    Sewerage: $407,000 ($109.09)
  • Current Operations - Housing and Community Development: $1,148,000 ($307.69)
    Sewerage: $846,000 ($226.75)
    General - Other: $762,000 ($204.23)
    Water Utilities: $678,000 ($181.72)
    Police Protection: $590,000 ($158.13)
    Regular Highways: $191,000 ($51.19)
    Parks and Recreation: $131,000 ($35.11)
    Local Fire Protection: $100,000 ($26.80)
    Central Staff Services: $60,000 ($16.08)
    General Public Buildings: $38,000 ($10.18)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $36,000 ($9.65)
    Health - Other: $30,000 ($8.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000 ($7.24)
    Financial Administration: $25,000 ($6.70)
    Libraries: $7,000 ($1.88)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $6,000 ($1.61)
    Parking Facilities: $4,000 ($1.07)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $2,000 ($0.54)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $79,000 ($21.17)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $125,000 ($33.50)
    Sewerage: $26,000 ($6.97)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($5.63)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($5.36)
    General Public Building: $16,000 ($4.29)
    Central Staff Services: $9,000 ($2.41)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($0.80)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.27)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,262,000 ($338.25)

Gouverneur government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,008,000 ($270.17)
    Other: $16,000 ($4.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000 ($4.29)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $955,000 ($255.96)
    Highways: $44,000 ($11.79)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $556,000 ($149.02)
    Other: $25,000 ($6.70)
    Highways: $3,000 ($0.80)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $118,000 ($31.63)
    Rents: $2,000 ($0.54)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.54)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($0.27)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $988,000 ($264.81)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $188,000 ($50.39)
    Highways: $65,000 ($17.42)
    General Local Government Support: $37,000 ($9.92)
  • Tax - Property: $1,348,000 ($361.30)
    Public Utilities Sales: $90,000 ($24.12)
    Other License: $27,000 ($7.24)

Gouverneur government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,348,000 ($361.30)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,266,000 ($339.32)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $82,000 ($21.98)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $3,499,000 ($937.82)
    Beginning: $3,184,000 ($853.39)

Gouverneur government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,170,000 ($849.64)

3.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,975 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.20%
New York average:

4.90%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,467 average AGI)
St. Lawrence County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jefferson County, NY  0.34% ($30,811 average AGI)
from Franklin County, NY  0.29% ($34,226)
from Onondaga County, NY  0.11% ($56,128)


4.22% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,455 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.22%
New York average:

5.85%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($673 average AGI)
St. Lawrence County:

0.07%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jefferson County, NY  0.39% ($35,826 average AGI)
to Franklin County, NY  0.25% ($35,348)
to Onondaga County, NY  0.19% ($43,408)
Businesses in Gouverneur, NY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
FedEx1Subway1
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS2
MasterBrand Cabinets2

Strongest AM radio stations in Gouverneur:

  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNER (1410 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSLB (1400 AM; 1 kW; OGDENSBURG, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS NORTH, INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gouverneur:

  • WGIX-FM (95.3 FM; GOUVERNEUR, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS NORTH, INC.)
  • W220CR (91.9 FM; GOUVERNEUR, NY; Owner: GOOD NEWS TRANSLATOR ASSOCIATION)
  • WBDI (106.7 FM; COPENHAGEN, NY; Owner: FORCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WJNY (90.9 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: PUBLIC B/CNG COUNCIL CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WFRY-FM (97.5 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF WATERTOWN, INC.)
  • WNCQ-FM (102.9 FM; MORRISTOWN, NY; Owner: WATERS COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WRGR (102.3 FM; TUPPER LAKE, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID, INC.)
  • WRCD (101.5 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: RADIO POWER INC.)
  • WTOJ (103.1 FM; CARTHAGE, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJS (90.1 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: LIBERTY COMMUNICATIONS FAMILY B/G)
  • WYSI (96.7 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: RADIO POWER, INC.)
  • WSLU (89.5 FM; CANTON, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • W289AE (105.7 FM; OGDENSBURG, NY; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Gouverneur:

  • WWTI (Channel 50; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WPBS-TV (Channel 16; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV COUNCIL, INC)
  • WWNY-TV (Channel 7; CARTHAGE, NY; Owner: UNITED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNPI-TV (Channel 18; NORWOOD, NY; Owner: ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV COUNCIL, INC)
Gouverneur fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Gouverneur fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 35.4mTotal length
  • $25,520,000Total costs
  • 16,128Total average daily traffic
  • 1,538Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,286Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gouverneur)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Battle Hill Rd (Lat: 44.339722 Lon: -75.398056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 47.5 m, Call Sign: WQGX565,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz, Grant Date: 04/11/2017, Expiration Date: 05/15/2027, Certifier: Kathy M Paskevich, Registrant: Jkl Communications LLC, 142 Avenue C, Williston, VT 05495, Phone: (802) 860-0000, Fax: (802) 860-5037, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 77 W Barney St (Lat: 44.340889 Lon: -75.452722), Call Sign: KNJJ275,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.295 MHz, 155.340 MHz, Grant Date: 04/30/2014, Expiration Date: 05/22/2024, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Rt 812 (Lat: 44.256167 Lon: -75.399111), Call Sign: WNSL279, Licensee ID: L00052783,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.225 MHz, Grant Date: 03/22/2000, Expiration Date: 06/08/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2005, Registrant: Gouverneur Talc Company Inc, Rt 812, Gouverneur, NY 13642, Phone: (315) 287-0100
  • 118 E. Main Street (Lat: 44.335833 Lon: -75.465556), Call Sign: WQPZ912,
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz... (+22 more), Grant Date: 10/02/2012, Expiration Date: 10/02/2022, Certifier: Laura Nicholson, Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • 85 East Barney Street (Lat: 44.340389 Lon: -75.467083), Call Sign: WQVS390,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.187 MHz, Grant Date: 04/28/2015, Expiration Date: 04/28/2025, Certifier: John Wetmore, Registrant: Scooter\'s Sales & Service, 49 East Main Street, Gouverneur, NY 13642, Phone: (315) 778-0697, Fax: (315) 849-2162, Email:
  • WEST SIDE MS, 25 Wilson Street (Lat: 44.328667 Lon: -75.481611), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQYZ241,
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.000 MHz, Grant Date: 03/08/2017, Expiration Date: 03/08/2027, Certifier: Harold Simmons, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • GOUVERNEUR, Poler St (Lat: 44.324417 Lon: -75.448278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 92.1 m, Overall height: 95.7 m, Call Sign: WPJD825,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6760.62 MHz, 6750.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/08/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 07/25/2016, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • BRASIE CORNER, 6510 State Highway 58 (Lat: 44.400889 Lon: -75.583417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.8 m, Call Sign: WQLB625,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHz, Grant Date: 11/24/2009, Expiration Date: 11/24/2019, Cancellation Date: 11/12/2014, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • E.J. Noble Hospital, West Barney Street 77 (Lat: 44.337556 Lon: -75.477417), Call Sign: KQZ790,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.090 MHz, 152.090 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2019, Expiration Date: 04/01/2029, Certifier: Kathy M Paskevich, Registrant: Jkl Communications LLC, 142 Avenue C, Williston, VT 05495, Phone: (802) 860-0000, Fax: (802) 860-5037, Email:
  • 77 West Barney Street (Lat: 44.337556 Lon: -75.477417), Call Sign: WQZ647,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.700 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2019, Expiration Date: 04/01/2029, Certifier: Kathy M Paskevich, Registrant: Jkl Communications LLC, 142 Avenue C, Williston, VT 05495, Phone: (802) 860-0000, Fax: (802) 860-5037, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Hendrick Field (Lat: 44.368111 Lon: -75.402444), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: KNH5,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz, Grant Date: 10/28/1994, Expiration Date: 10/28/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Lees Mobile Electric Service Inc, Scotch Settlement Rd, Gouverneur, NY 13642

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gouverneur)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2718N , Serial Number: 12976, Year manufactured: 1947
    Registrant (Individual): Edwin L Grow, 44 Barney St, Gouverneur, NY 13642
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7944G , Serial Number: 17259644, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 12/31/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 02/17/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Peter S Bogardus, 72 Fullerville Rd, Gouverneur, NY 13642

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gouverneur, NY
  • 61.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 36.9%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gouverneur, NY
  • 43.4%Utility gas
  • 33.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 18.9%Electricity
  • 4.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Gouverneur compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Gouverneur on our top lists:

  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
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