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Population in 2010: 1,199. Population change since 2000: -12.2%
 

Males: 618  (51.5%)
Females: 581  (48.5%)

Median resident age:  45.4 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 13312.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $45,272 (it was $35,179 in 2000)
Greig:

$45,272
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $22,902

Greig town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $111,552 (it was $70,900 in 2000)
Greig:

$111,552
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $156,876; Detached houses: $175,466; Townhouses or other attached units: $148,479; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $78,606; Mobile homes: $60,202

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Greig races chart
  • White alone - 1,181 (98.5%)
  • Asian alone - 8 (0.7%)
  • Two or more races - 6 (0.5%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.2%)
  • Hispanic - 2 (0.2%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Greig: 163.7 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (19.0%), German (15.4%), French (14.6%), United States (12.9%), English (10.3%), Hungarian (7.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 92.9 square miles.

Population density: 13 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Greig:

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 8.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Greig town:

  • Never married: 22.1%
  • Now married: 60.0%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

11 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.8%
New York:  22.6%

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

Greig town:  1.9% ($1,366)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Greig satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (41.7 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (121.2 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (219.0 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Lyons Falls, NY (2.5 miles ), Lyonsdale, NY (2.6 miles ), Turin, NY (2.6 miles ), Watson, NY (2.7 miles ), Port Leyden, NY (2.8 miles ), Martinsburg, NY (3.0 miles ), Leyden, NY (3.3 miles ), Lowville, NY (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $93,800
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $100,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 43.70 N, Longitude: 75.31 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 315

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.4%
New York:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Paper (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (6%)
  • Health care (24%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (3%)

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Average climate in Greig, New York

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Tornado activity:

Greig-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Greig town center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/23/1990, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 31.0 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greig-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above 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 51.6 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 96.2 miles away from Greig center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 55.5 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 80.5 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 97.5 miles away from Greig center
On 4/8/2003 at 15:06:14, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.2 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 79.7 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 Lewis County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Greig topographic map

Birthplace of: Caleb Lyon - Politician.


Hospitals/medical centers near Greig:

  • LEWIS COUNTY PUB HEALTH CHHA (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; LOWVILLE, NY)
  • LEWIS COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Local, provides emergency services, about 12 miles away; LOWVILLE, NY)
  • LEWIS COUNTY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; LOWVILLE, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greig:

  • Jefferson Community College (about 38 miles; Watertown, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,024)
  • Utica College (about 42 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,258)
  • Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch (about 44 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 4,403)
  • Herkimer County Community College (about 49 miles; Herkimer, NY; FT enrollment: 2,527)
  • Morrisville State College (about 58 miles; Morrisville, NY; FT enrollment: 2,971)
  • Le Moyne College (about 60 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 2,469)
  • Syracuse University (about 62 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 17,074)

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Churches in Greig include: Saint Thomas Church (A), Calvary Bible Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Brantingham Cemetery (1), Sands Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Little Otter Lake (A), Little Pine Lake (B), Lost Lake (C), Mudhole Pond (D), Pine Lake (E), Pleasant Lake (F), Sand Pond (G), West Pine Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Otter Creek (A), Yellow Creek (B), Emerson Creek (C), Fish Creek (D), Drunkard Creek (E), Tommy Roaring Creek (F), Crooked Creek (G), Middle Branch Pine Creek (H), Little Pine Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Greig: Singing Waters Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Lewis County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  SO2 Ozone 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 24.6. This is better than average.
City:

24.6
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.515. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.515
U.S.:

2.433
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

28.9
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 10.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.9
U.S.:

22.9

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

GREIG STORE, THE (Address: Greig Road , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations

Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.3%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.2%
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: 0.4% of all households

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

8.9%
Whole state:

14.6%

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

3.0%
Whole state:

7.4%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Greig, NY


7 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Greig compared to New York 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.
  • 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.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (54%)
  • Wood (23%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17%)
  • Electricity (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Coal or coke (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 Greig town (based on Lewis County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.66%
Here64.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchConservative Mennonite ConferencePresbyterian Church (USA)Mennonite Church USA
Adherents67.7%10.3%8.3%2.4%2.0%
Congregations22.6%22.6%9.4%3.8%1.9%
NameEpiscopal ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA The Wesleyan ChurchAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.6%1.4%1.0%0.7%4.5%
Congregations7.5%3.8%3.8%1.9%22.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Lewis County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Lewis County:

4.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Here:

10.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lewis County:

27.4%
New York:

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

13.4%
State:

15.6%

5.58% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,988 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
New York average:

5.41%

0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($626 average AGI)
Lewis County:

0.17%
New York average:

0.24%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Jefferson County, NY  1.48% ($26,923 average AGI)
from Oneida County, NY  0.73% ($33,047)
from St. Lawrence County, NY  0.24% ($16,619)


5.31% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,789 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.31%
New York average:

6.26%

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:
to Jefferson County, NY  1.22% ($24,981 average AGI)
to Oneida County, NY  0.76% ($25,591)
to St. Lawrence County, NY  0.23% ($26,600)

Strongest AM radio stations in Greig:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBRV (900 AM; 1 kW; BOONVILLE, NY)
  • WADR (1480 AM; 5 kW; REMSEN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WRUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY)
  • WNER (1410 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, NY)
  • WIBX (950 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTLB (1310 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greig:

  • WLLG (99.3 FM; LOWVILLE, NY; Owner: THE FLACK BROADCASTING GROUP L.L.C.)
  • WBDI (106.7 FM; COPENHAGEN, NY; Owner: FORCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WJNY (90.9 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: PUBLIC B/CNG COUNCIL CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WUCL (93.5 FM; REMSEN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXLH (91.3 FM; BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFRY-FM (97.5 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF WATERTOWN, INC.)
  • WBRV-FM (101.3 FM; BOONVILLE, NY; Owner: THE FLACK BROADCASTING GROUP L.L.C.)
  • WTOJ (103.1 FM; CARTHAGE, NY; Owner: CLANCY-MANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRGR (102.3 FM; TUPPER LAKE, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID, INC.)
  • WWJS (90.1 FM; WATERTOWN, NY; Owner: LIBERTY COMMUNICATIONS FAMILY B/G)
  • WOUR (96.9 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUNY (89.5 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BC COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WODZ-FM (96.1 FM; ROME, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • W206BH (89.1 FM; LYONS FALLS, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • W213AR (90.5 FM; LYONS FALLS, NY; Owner: BLACK RIVER VALLEY GOSPEL RADIO, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Greig:

  • 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)
  • WSPX-TV (Channel 56; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PAXSON SYRACUSE LICENSE, INC.)

Greig fatal accident list:

Apr 24, 2010 03:44 PM, Pine Grove Rd, Olmstead Rd, Lat: 43.71651944, Lon: -75.3659, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 16, 2001 03:58 PM, Cr-42, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 29, 2001 04:40 PM, Cr-39, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 16, 1997 12:49 AM, Middle, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 26, 1997 02:25 AM, Partridgev, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 14, 1997 00:15 AM, Cr-8b, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10
Total length: 28 meters (92ft)
Total costs: $20,659,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,439
Total average daily truck traffic: 370
Total future (year 2017) average daily traffic: 6,115

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 0
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 2
  • 1970-1979: 3
  • 1980-1989: 2
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Greig, NY


FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Brantingham Rd 2 Mi E Of Greig Rd (Lat: 43.698111 Lon: -75.324611), Overall height: 30.8 m, Call Sign: WNTW730
    Assigned Frequencies: 19137.5 MHz, 19157.5 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/16/1995, Expiration Date: 02/16/2000, Cancellation Date: 05/21/2000
    Registrant: Phone: (716) 822-3692
  • BRANTINGHAM, Brantingham Rd 2 Mi E Of Greig Rd (Lat: 43.698139 Lon: -75.324611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.8 m, Call Sign: WPYE232
    Assigned Frequencies: 19137.5 MHz, 19157.5 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/25/2003, Expiration Date: 07/25/2013, Certifier: John J Mckeown
    Registrant: Comsearch, 19700 Janelia Farm Boulevard, Ashburn, VA 20147, Phone: (703) 726-5671, Fax: (703) 726-5594, Email:


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 2

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