Green Island, New York

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Population in 2017: 2,604 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +14.3%
 
Males: 1,406  (54.0%)
Females: 1,198  (46.0%)
Median resident age:

39.6 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 12183.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $53,006 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
Green Island:

$53,006
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,065 (it was $17,795 in 2000)

Green Island village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $127,899 (it was $83,700 in 2000)
Green Island:

$127,899
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $250,916; detached houses: $260,735; townhouses or other attached units: $223,744; in 2-unit structures: $183,529; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $151,081; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $344,823; mobile homes: $86,539

Median gross rent in 2017: $849.

March 2019 cost of living index in Green Island: 105.4 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.5%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.8% for Black residents, 7.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Green Island, NY (2010)
    • 2,28787.3%White alone
    • 1184.5%Black alone
    • 873.3%Hispanic
    • 702.7%Two or more races
    • 461.8%Asian alone
    • 70.3%American Indian alone
    • 40.2%Other race alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Crime rates in Green Island by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(115.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(192.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(38.4)
2
(77.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.6)
1
(39.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(153.5)
2
(77.5)
1
(38.6)
0
(0.0)
7
(272.9)
6
(237.2)
2
(76.0)
1
(38.2)
3
(114.5)
2
(76.4)
1
(38.3)
4
(154.1)
2
(76.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
13
(498.8)
13
(504.1)
11
(424.5)
14
(540.3)
13
(506.8)
11
(435.0)
12
(455.9)
7
(267.1)
6
(229.0)
10
(381.8)
15
(574.5)
6
(231.2)
6
(230.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
32
(1,228)
40
(1,551)
41
(1,582)
45
(1,737)
88
(3,431)
43
(1,700)
45
(1,710)
31
(1,183)
37
(1,412)
34
(1,298)
28
(1,072)
23
(886.3)
26
(999.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(153.5)
5
(193.9)
5
(193.0)
4
(154.4)
0
(0.0)
5
(197.7)
6
(228.0)
4
(152.6)
3
(114.5)
4
(152.7)
4
(153.2)
1
(38.5)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A1
(38.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)138.5151.6116.2223.9239.0161.7133.797.3104.6106.1103.085.5225.2

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City-data.com crime index in Green Island, NY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.40
New York average:

3.00
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Ancestries: Irish (20.1%), Italian (15.4%), Polish (5.9%), English (3.7%), American (3.6%), German (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1853

Land area: 0.70 square miles.

Population density: 3,729 people per square mile   (average).

Green Island, New York map

138 residents are foreign born (0.7% Latin America).

This village:

5.2%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,805 (2.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,605 (2.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (7.3 miles , pop. 95,658).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (131.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Troy, NY (0.9 miles ),
Watervliet, NY (1.2 miles ),
Cohoes, NY (1.4 miles ),
Waterford, NY (1.8 miles ),
Brunswick, NY (2.0 miles ),
Menands, NY (2.0 miles ),
Wynantskill, NY (2.1 miles ),
North Greenbush, NY (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 42.74 N, Longitude: 73.69 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 518

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $38,000
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $47,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $49,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $43,400
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $93,300
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $62,500
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Green Island, NY residents
Average permit cost in Green Island, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
New York:

4.1%
Most common industries in Green Island, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (13.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Public administration (11.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (7.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.1%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Food (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (16.8%)
  • Public administration (16.3%)
  • Educational services (10.5%)
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.7%)
  • Social assistance (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Green Island, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.6%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
  • Computer specialists (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (9.3%)
  • Cashiers (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.2%)

Average climate in Green Island, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Green Island, New York average temperatures Green Island, New York average precipitation Green Island, New York humidity Green Island, New York wind speed Green Island, New York snowfall Green Island, New York sunshine Green Island, New York clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 68.0. This is about average.

City:

68.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.215. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.215
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0698. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0698
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.72
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Green Island-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 43% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.4 miles away from the Green Island village center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 tornado 30.4 miles away from the village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Green Island-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 89.7 miles away from Green Island 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 120.6 miles away from the city 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 117.9 miles away from Green Island 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 50.6 miles away from Green Island 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 88.0 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 206.4 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 Albany County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Green Island topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Green Island:

  • ST MARY'S HOSPITAL ( TROY ) Acute Care Hospitals (about 1 miles away; TROY, NY)
  • JAMES A EDDY MEMORIAL GERIATRIC CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; TROY, NY)
  • SAMARITAN HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; TROY, NY)
  • H AND L RUBIN DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; TROY, NY)
  • EDDY HERITAGE HOUSE NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; TROY, NY)
  • EDDY VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION CHHA (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; TROY, NY)
  • WESLEY VNA/EDDY VNA OF CAP REGION (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; TROY, NY)

Amtrak stations near Green Island:

  • 8 miles: ALBANY-RENSSELAER (RENSSELAER, 555 EAST ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: SCHENECTADY (332 ERIE BLVD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Green Island:

  • The Sage Colleges (about 2 miles; Troy, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,499)
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (about 2 miles; Troy, NY; FT enrollment: 6,940)
  • Hudson Valley Community College (about 4 miles; Troy, NY; FT enrollment: 9,346)
  • Siena College (about 4 miles; Loudonville, NY; FT enrollment: 3,153)
  • The College of Saint Rose (about 8 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 4,085)
  • SUNY at Albany (about 8 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 15,490)
  • Excelsior College (about 9 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 4,723)

Public high school in Green Island:

  • HEATLY SCHOOL (Students: 323, Location: 171 HUDSON AVE, Grades: PK-12)
See full list of schools located in Green Island

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Green Island: Village of Green Island Water Works (A), J M McGowan Hose Company Number 2 (B), Green Island Village Offices (C), Green Island Fire Department - William E Gilbert Hook and Ladder Company 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Green Island include: Hudson Avenue Methodist Church (A), Saint Joseph's Roman Catholic Church (B), Saint Marks Protestant Episcopal Church (C), First Presbyterian Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Albany County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.0 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

46.0%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

12.1%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Green Island (2011 data):

  • Pioneer Savings Bank: Green Island Branch at 148 George Streeet, branch established on 2004/12/16. Info updated 2010/07/23: Bank assets: $767.8 mil, Deposits: $665.8 mil, headquarters in Troy, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Green Island:

Marital status in Green Island, NY
  • Never married: 44.3%
  • Now married: 32.3%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

For population 25 years and over in Green Island:

  • High school or higher: 94.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Green Island
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Green Island, NY (based on Albany County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic85,26729
Mainline Protestant17,18878
Evangelical Protestant15,87372
Other14,47231
Black Protestant2,73911
Orthodox2,0259
None166,640-
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: 75
Here:

2.51 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 32
Albany County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 94
Here:

3.15 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 303
Albany County:

10.15 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

7.8%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

25.6%
State:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Albany County:

14.0%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Green Island:

50.1%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Green Island:

46.7%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Green Island:

29.2
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.1%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Green Island:

12.7%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.1%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Green Island:

56.5%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Green Island:

77.8%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Green Island, 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
Firefighters 7$30,914$52,9956$3,117
Solid Waste Management 6$13,690$27,3800$0
Other Government Administration 4$16,294$48,8828$3,045
Sewerage 4$7,374$22,1222$2,028
Water Supply 3$5,186$20,7442$2,028
Financial Administration 2$9,168$55,0080$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,414$28,9683$4,274
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 19$31,173
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$2,139
Streets and Highways 0$0 6$2,866
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 7$7,215
Police - Other 0$0 10$9,442
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 1$1,678
Totals for Government 27$85,040$37,79665$69,005

Green Island government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $932,000 ($357.91)
    Sewerage: $855,000 ($328.34)
    Police Protection: $542,000 ($208.14)
    Local Fire Protection: $501,000 ($192.40)
    Water Utilities: $469,000 ($180.11)
    Housing and Community Development: $408,000 ($156.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $195,000 ($74.88)
    Regular Highways: $132,000 ($50.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $124,000 ($47.62)
    General Public Buildings: $102,000 ($39.17)
    Central Staff Services: $96,000 ($36.87)
    Financial Administration: $68,000 ($26.11)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $32,000 ($12.29)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $25,000 ($9.60)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $890,000 ($341.78)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $14,000 ($5.38)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $28,000 ($10.75)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($2.30)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($1.15)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,833,000 ($703.92)

Green Island government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $462,000 ($177.42)
    Other: $222,000 ($85.25)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($2.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($1.15)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $218,000 ($83.72)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $708,000 ($271.89)
    Sewerage: $420,000 ($161.29)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $867,000 ($332.95)
    General Revenue - Other: $447,000 ($171.66)
    Rents: $26,000 ($9.98)
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,000 ($1.54)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $600,000 ($230.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $37,000 ($14.21)
    Other: $11,000 ($4.22)
  • Tax - Property: $1,847,000 ($709.29)
    Public Utilities Sales: $43,000 ($16.51)
    Other License: $18,000 ($6.91)

Green Island government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $14,403,000 ($5531.11)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $14,292,000 ($5488.48)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $635,000 ($243.86)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $455,000 ($174.73)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $180,000 ($69.12)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $111,000 ($42.63)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $164,000 ($62.98)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,426,000 ($547.62)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,292,000 ($5488.48)

6.31% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($71,423 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.31%
New York average:

4.90%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($170 average AGI)
Albany County:

0.02%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Rensselaer County, NY  1.20% ($44,282 average AGI)
from Schenectady County, NY  0.79% ($49,068)
from Saratoga County, NY  0.73% ($61,303)


6.94% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,882 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
New York average:

5.85%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($490 average AGI)
Albany County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Rensselaer County, NY  1.30% ($42,780 average AGI)
to Schenectady County, NY  0.85% ($47,980)
to Saratoga County, NY  0.85% ($60,478)

Businesses in Green Island, NY

  • Dunkin Donuts: 1
  • Quiznos: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Green Island:

  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHAZ (1330 AM; 1 kW; TROY, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WOFX (980 AM; 5 kW; TROY, NY)
  • WROW (590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDDY (1460 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY)
  • WTMM (1300 AM; 5 kW; RENSSELAER, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WABY (1160 AM; 5 kW; MECHANICVILLE, NY; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMC (1400 AM; 1 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUHN (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: WEINER BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Green Island:

  • WRPI (91.5 FM; TROY, NY; Owner: RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE)
  • WZEC (97.5 FM; HOOSICK FALLS, NY; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WHRL (103.1 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WYJB (95.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAJZ (96.3 FM; VOORHEESVILLE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGNA-FM (107.7 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WZMR (104.9 FM; ALTAMONT, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRVE (99.5 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMHT-FM (89.1 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WPYX (106.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFLY (92.3 FM; TROY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVCR-FM (88.3 FM; LOUDONVILLE, NY; Owner: SIENA COLLEGE)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKLI-FM (100.9 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCDB (90.9 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WKKF (102.3 FM; BALLSTON SPA, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WABT (104.5 FM; MECHANICVILLE, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WPGL (90.7 FM; PATTERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Green Island:

  • WRGB (Channel 6; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC)
  • WNYT (Channel 13; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WNYT-TV, LLC)
  • WTEN (Channel 10; ALBANY, NY; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF ALBANY, INC.)
  • WMHT (Channel 17; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WEWB-TV (Channel 45; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WEWB, L.L.C.)
  • WXXA-TV (Channel 23; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYPX (Channel 55; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: PAXSON ALBANY LICENSE, INC.)
  • WNGN-LP (Channel 26; TROY, NY; Owner: BRIAN A. LARSON)
  • WNYA-CA (Channel 39; EASTON, ETC., NY; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W52DF (Channel 52; ALBANY, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Green Island fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Green Island fatal accident list:

Nov 22, 1988 09:33 PM, I787, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 12, 1987 09:40 AM, George St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 5, 1987 03:15 AM, Grnislbrgd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 25, 1983 05:03 PM, Hudson Av, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 27, 1982 03:37 AM, Cohoes, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 16, 1981 09:05 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 30, 1977 01:04 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 154ft / 46.8mTotal length
  • $116,300,000Total costs
  • 483,355Total average daily traffic
  • 16,762Total average daily truck traffic
  • 342,369Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Green Island, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 121970-1979
  • 71980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Green Island, NY

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 20 Clinton St (Lat: 42.742028 Lon: -73.691778), Call Sign: WRU764,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.145 MHz, Grant Date: 11/13/2014, Expiration Date: 01/22/2025, Registrant: Village Of Green Island, 73 George Street, Green Island, NY 12183, Phone: (518) 273-2401, Fax: (518) 266-9614, Email:
  • Lat: 42.757694 Lon: -73.689833, Call Sign: WPZP452,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.625 MHz, 461.200 MHz, 461.725 MHz, 462.275 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2014, Expiration Date: 02/12/2024, Certifier: Tony Vivenzie, Registrant: Wells Communication Service Inc, 221 N. Greenbush Rd., Troy, NY 12180, Phone: (518) 283-2735, Fax: (518) 283-0901, Email:
  • Green Island, Rensselaer St. (Lat: 42.742861 Lon: -73.684972), Type: Building, Structure height: 2 m, Call Sign: WQDJ760,
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.037 MHz, Grant Date: 06/26/2015, Expiration Date: 09/13/2025, Certifier: Tim Murphy, Registrant: Albany County Sewer District, 1 Canal Rd. So, Menands, NY 12204, Phone: (518) 447-1614
  • Lat: 42.745833 Lon: -73.689861, Call Sign: WQFH660,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1400 MHz, Grant Date: 08/09/2016, Expiration Date: 07/18/2026, Certifier: John Mckinney, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc, 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464, Email:
  • Lat: 42.742500 Lon: -73.693111, Call Sign: WQTJ733,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.387 MHz, 451.437 MHz, 451.512 MHz, 451.587 MHz, 451.762 MHz, Grant Date: 02/19/2014, Expiration Date: 02/19/2024, Certifier: William Starling, Registrant: Wells Communication Svc., Inc., 221 N. Greenbush Rd., Troy, NY 12180, Phone: (518) 283-2735, Fax: (518) 283-0901, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Wantagh Drawbridge Wantagh Pkwy (Lat: 40.623722 Lon: -73.503194), Call Sign: WHX341,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.650 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 02/05/2015, Expiration Date: 05/04/2025, Registrant: New York State Department Of Transportation, 50 Wolf Road Pod 5-3, Albany, NY 12232, Phone: (518) 457-1584, Fax: (518) 457-4203, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Green Island)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$136,0007$88,00022$122,6823$53,6671$325,0005$95,400
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$03$113,0004$124,2504$14,2500$01$39,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$77,7501$7,00016$112,8751$10,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$80,5002$117,0006$118,0002$47,5000$01$120,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0131.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$233,0001$103,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0131.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Green Island, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Green Island, NY - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Green Island, NY
  • 77.5%Utility gas
  • 10.7%Electricity
  • 5.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.6%Wood
  • 2.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Green Island, NY
  • 77.4%Utility gas
  • 17.7%Electricity
  • 2.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Green Island compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

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  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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