For population 25 years and over in Granger:
For population 15 years and over in Granger town:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hamburg, NY (46.9 miles , pop. 56,259).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Buffalo, NY (52.2 miles , pop. 292,648).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (226.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Allen, NY (2.2 miles ), Hume, NY (2.4 miles ), Grove, NY (2.4 miles ), Portage, NY (2.4 miles ), Genesee Falls, NY (2.6 miles ), Birdsall, NY (2.7 miles ), Houghton, NY (2.9 miles ), Nunda, NY (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.47 N, Longitude: 78.01 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 585
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Granger: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Granger, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Granger-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 49% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/20/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.6 miles away from the Granger town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 7/24/1967, a category F3 tornado 25.4 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Granger-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 90% 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 22.6 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 99.2 miles away from Granger 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 94.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 32.7 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 85.5 miles away from Granger 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 55.3 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 Allegany County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 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: Henry M. Teller - Politician.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Granger:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Granger compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Granger (based on Allegany County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.73%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.24% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,872 average adjusted gross income)
0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($482 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.22% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,081 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Granger:
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TV broadcast stations around Granger:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total costs: $22,133,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,763
Total average daily truck traffic: 165
Total future (year 2022) average daily traffic: 2,346