Granger, New York

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Population in 2010: 538. Population change since 2000: -6.8%
 
Males: 289  (53.7%)
Females: 249  (46.3%)
Median resident age:  45.0 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 14846.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,834 (it was $25,875 in 2000)
Granger:

$33,834
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,997 (it was $12,084 in 2000)

Granger town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $63,904 (it was $48,900 in 2000)
Granger:

$63,904
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $93,605; Detached houses: $94,493; Townhouses or other attached units: $120,457; In 2-unit structures: $91,411; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $367,914; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $413,072; Mobile homes: $59,476; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $70,592
  • Races in Granger, NY (2010)

    Granger races chart
    • 52998.3%White alone
    • 71.3%Other race alone
    • 20.4%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Granger: 98.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (33.3%), English (23.9%), Irish (15.1%), United States (11.3%), Italian (10.7%), French (5.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 32.0 square miles.

Population density: 17 people per square mile   (very low).

Granger,NY real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Granger:

  • High school or higher: 71.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Granger town:

  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 62.5%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

7 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.2%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Granger town:  2.2% ($1,059)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheektowaga, NY (48.8 miles , pop. 79,988).

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 ), Fillmore, NY (2.3 miles ), Hunt, NY (2.3 miles) , Dalton, NY (2.4 miles ), Hume, NY (2.4 miles ), Grove, NY (2.4 miles ), Portage, NY (2.4 miles ), Genesee Falls, NY (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $24,300
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $226,200
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $71,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $19,800
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $28,400
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $41,700
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $32,300
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $23,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.47 N, Longitude: 78.01 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 585

Granger household income distribution Granger home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.2%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Food (3%)
  • Repair and maintenance (3%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Health care (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Social assistance (10%)
  • Food and beverage stores (9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (6%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (6%)
  • Construction laborers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5%)

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

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Tornado activity:

Granger-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 66% 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 87% 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 140.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 211.4 miles away from Granger center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 172.6 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 256.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 180.0 miles away from Granger 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) earthquake occurred 147.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), 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: 9, Floods: 7, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 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.

Hospitals and medical centers near Granger:

  • FINGER LAKES DDSO (Hospital, about 9 miles away; NUNDA, NY)
  • ABSOLUT CTR FOR NURSING AND REHAB HOUGHTON L L C (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HOUGHTON, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Granger:

  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 19 miles; Alfred, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,483)
  • Alfred University (about 19 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 2,411)
  • SUNY College at Geneseo (about 25 miles; Geneseo, NY; FT enrollment: 5,520)
  • St Bonaventure University (about 37 miles; Saint Bonaventure, NY; FT enrollment: 2,286)
  • Genesee Community College (about 39 miles; Batavia, NY; FT enrollment: 4,290)
  • Bryant & Stratton College-Online (about 45 miles; Orchard Park, NY; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • Rochester Institute of Technology (about 47 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 14,177)

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Notable locations in Granger: Granger (A), Shorttract Fire Company (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Weaver Settlement Cemetery (1), Short Tract Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Allegany County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.9%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.0%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

31.2%
Whole state:

14.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

20.5%
Whole state:

7.4%

Granger 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.9
New York average:

14.2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (32%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (18%)
  • Utility gas (15%)
  • Coal or coke (4%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Granger town (based on Allegany County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,88146
Mainline Protestant4,79839
Catholic4,31310
Other2444
None34,710-
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: 15
Allegany County:

3.03 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Allegany County:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Allegany County:

5.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Here:

8.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Allegany County:

25.6%
New York:

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

11.5%
State:

15.6%

4.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,330 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.77%
New York average:

5.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cattaraugus County, NY  0.62% ($22,941 average AGI)
from Steuben County, NY  0.51% ($28,181)
from Erie County, NY  0.44% ($30,113)


5.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,101 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
New York average:

5.46%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cattaraugus County, NY  0.90% ($24,633 average AGI)
to Steuben County, NY  0.62% ($29,059)
to Monroe County, NY  0.36% ($29,138)

Strongest AM radio stations in Granger:

  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHHO (1320 AM; 5 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WCJW (1140 AM; daytime; 3 kW; WARSAW, NY; Owner: LLOYD LANE, INCORPORATED)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLEA (1480 AM; 3 kW; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYSL (1040 AM; 3 kW; AVON, NY; Owner: RADIO LIVINGSTON, LTD)
  • WDNY (1400 AM; 1 kW; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MILLER MEDIA INC)
  • WTOR (770 AM; daytime; 9 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, NY; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNED (970 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY)
  • WXRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, NY; Owner: DOME BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGGO (1590 AM; 5 kW; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Granger:

  • WNSA (107.7 FM; WETHERSFIELD TWNSHP, NY; Owner: ADELPHIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, DEBTOR-IN-POSSESSION)
  • WDNY-FM (93.9 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MILLER MEDIA INC.)
  • WZKZ (101.9 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LTD.)
  • W201CY (88.1 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • W246AP (97.1 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF THE FINGER LAKES)
  • W282AC (104.3 FM; DANSVILLE, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WJSL (90.3 FM; HOUGHTON, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)
  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WKPQ (105.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: BILBAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WCKR (92.1 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: PMJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFXF (107.3 FM; SOUTH BRISTOL TOWNSH, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNVE (95.1 FM; HONEOYE FALLS, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSQA (88.7 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WJQZ (103.5 FM; WELLSVILLE, NY; Owner: DBM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCOU (88.3 FM; WARSAW, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WETD (90.7 FM; ALFRED, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WCID (89.1 FM; FRIENDSHIP, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W257AX (99.3 FM; HORNELL, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WPIG (95.7 FM; OLEAN, NY; Owner: ARROW COMMUNICATIONS OF N.Y., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Granger:

  • W62AQ (Channel 62; FILLMORE, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)
  • WKBW-TV (Channel 7; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WKBW-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WGRZ-TV (Channel 2; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: MULTIMEDIA ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • WPXJ-TV (Channel 51; BATAVIA, NY; Owner: PAXSON BUFFALO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WNYO-TV (Channel 49; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: NEW YORK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WIVB-TV (Channel 4; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNGS (Channel 67; SPRINGVILLE, NY; Owner: CAROLINE K. POWLEY D/B/A UNICORN/SPRINGVILLE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • $22,133,000Total costs
  • 1,763Total average daily traffic
  • 165Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,346Total future (year 2022) average daily traffic
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