Groton, New York

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Population in 2014: 2,413 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.3%
 
Males: 1,118  (46.4%)
Females: 1,295  (53.6%)
Median resident age:  43.3 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 13073.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $43,360 (it was $36,047 in 2000)
Groton:

$43,360
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,736 (it was $18,108 in 2000)

Groton village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $107,318 (it was $72,100 in 2000)
Groton:

$107,318
NY:

$277,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $490.

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  • Races in Groton, NY (2013)

    Groton races chart
    • 2,29196.2%White alone
    • 241.0%Hispanic
    • 180.8%Asian alone
    • 110.5%Black alone
    • 110.5%American Indian alone
    • 110.5%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Groton: 95.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (13.5%), German (13.2%), Irish (11.4%), United States (9.6%), French (8.2%), Italian (8.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1860

Elevation: 980 feet

Land area: 1.73 square miles.

Population density: 1,394 people per square mile   (low).

Groton,NY real estate house value index trend

Groton, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Groton:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Groton village:

  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

49 residents are foreign born (0.7% Europe, 0.3% Asia, 0.2% North America).

This village:

2.0%
New York:

22.3%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Groton, New York as of May 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Groton to the number of sex offenders is 5,904 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,812 (3.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,160 (2.1%)

Groton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Syracuse, NY (33.7 miles , pop. 147,306).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (74.8 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (176.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Locke, NY (2.3 miles ), Freeville, NY (2.3 miles ), Summerhill, NY (2.4 miles ), Cortland West, NY (2.7 miles ), Dryden, NY (2.7 miles ), Munsons Corners, NY (2.8 miles ), Moravia, NY (3.0 miles ), Lansing, NY (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $158,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.59 N, Longitude: 76.36 W

Area code: 607

Groton household income distribution Groton home values distribution

Crime rates in Groton by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000010020
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.042.00.00.084.00.0
Robberies 010010200001
per 100,000 0.040.00.00.041.60.083.50.00.00.00.041.4
Assaults 101002222002
per 100,000 40.30.040.80.00.083.383.584.084.20.00.082.7
Burglaries 47451016971512611
per 100,000 161.4279.8163.4205.0416.1666.4375.9294.1631.8504.2252.0455.1
Thefts 354245495534315953473138
per 100,000 1,411.91,678.71,838.22,009.02,288.81,416.11,294.92,479.02,232.51,974.81,302.01,572.2
Auto thefts 001131001110
per 100,000 0.00.040.841.0124.841.60.00.042.142.042.00.0
Arson N/AN/AN/A000000N/AN/A0
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/A0.00.00.00.00.00.0N/AN/A0.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.1) 78.9102.8100.3102.0149.0128.3124.8177.1160.0122.5146.0128.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Groton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +66 (+2.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Educational services (32%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Groton, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Groton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 33.4 miles away from the Groton village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 37.1 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Groton-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% 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 138.9 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 186.8 miles away from Groton 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 220.5 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 157.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 255.3 miles away from Groton 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 85.9 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 Tompkins County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Groton topographic map

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Groton: Stephen Welch.

Hospitals and medical centers in Groton:

  • GROTON COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE CTR R C F (120 SYKES STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Groton:

  • ST. JOSEPH'S - CORTLAND (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; CORTLAND, NY)
  • TOMPKINS COUNTY HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; ITHACA, NY)
  • CORTLAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; CORTLAND, NY)
  • CORTLAND COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CORTLAND, NY)
  • KENDAL AT ITHACA (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ITHACA, NY)
  • CORTLAND PARK REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CORTLAND, NY)
  • CARING COMMUNITY HOSPICE OF CORTLAND (Hospital, about 11 miles away; CORTLAND, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Groton:

  • Tompkins Cortland Community College (about 8 miles; Dryden, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,884)
  • SUNY College at Cortland (about 9 miles; Cortland, NY; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • Cornell University (about 12 miles; Ithaca, NY; FT enrollment: 20,360)
  • Ithaca College (about 14 miles; Ithaca, NY; FT enrollment: 6,781)
  • Cayuga County Community College (about 27 miles; Auburn, NY; FT enrollment: 3,141)
  • Onondaga Community College (about 31 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 8,920)
  • SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (about 33 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 2,044)

Public high school in Groton:

  • GROTON JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 400 PERU RD, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Groton:

Private elementary/middle school in Groton:

  • SUMMERHILL PAROCHIAL SCHOOL (Students: 21, Location: MONTGOMERY RD, Grades: 1-8)
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Library in Groton:

  • GROTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $175,762; Location: 112 EAST CORTLAND STREET; 23,487 books; 689 audio materials; 1,624 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 13 other licensed databases; 25 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Groton: Groton Village Sewage Treatment Plant (A), Groton Community Health Care Center Residential Care Facility (B), Groton Public Library (C), Groton Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Groton include: Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses (A), Heritage Baptist Church (B), Groton Community Church (C), Groton Assembly of God Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tompkins County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.7%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  60.8%
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: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Groton in 2010:

  • 89 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
78 people in nursing homes in 2000
27 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Groton, New York environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Groton (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Groton: The First National Bank Of Groton at 159-163 Main Street, branch established on 1865/05/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $129.3 mil, Deposits: $109.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
New York average:

13.9

Groton travel time to work - commute Groton mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Groton village (based on Tompkins County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8,10234
Catholic7,3447
Evangelical Protestant4,64936
Other2,78813
Orthodox2151
Black Protestant571
None78,409-
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: 19
Tompkins County:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Tompkins County:

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Tompkins County:

2.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 105
Here:

10.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.0%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Tompkins County:

25.3%
New York:

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

12.8%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Groton:

54.3%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Groton:

53.8%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.7%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Groton:

8.0%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Groton:

6.9
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.7%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

61.0%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.7%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Groton, 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
Financial Administration 1$6,085$73,0200$0
Other Government Administration 2$5,510$33,0606$2,782
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,229$38,7488$10,589
Police - Other 0$0 1$204
Streets and Highways 3$12,476$49,9040$0
Health 1$2,945$35,3403$4,114
Sewerage 2$9,381$56,2860$0
Electric Power 3$14,850$59,4000$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,646
Totals for Government 13$54,476$50,28620$19,335

Groton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $30,000 ($12.43)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($4.14)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($1.24)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $802,000 ($332.37)
    Regular Highways: $216,000 ($89.52)
    General - Other: $174,000 ($72.11)
    Police Protection: $164,000 ($67.97)
    Water Utilities: $117,000 ($48.49)
    Parks & Recreation: $110,000 ($45.59)
    Sewerage: $93,000 ($38.54)
    Fire Protection: $76,000 ($31.50)
    Health Services - Other: $57,000 ($23.62)
    Central Staff Services: $40,000 ($16.58)
    Housing & Community Development: $29,000 ($12.02)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $25,000 ($10.36)
    General Public Buildings: $19,000 ($7.87)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($2.49)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($7.05)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Financial Administration: $8,000 ($3.32)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing & Community Development: $315,000 ($130.54)
    Regular Highways: $52,000 ($21.55)
    Water Utilities: $36,000 ($14.92)
    Central Staff: $15,000 ($6.22)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($1.24)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($0.41)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.41)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $691,000 ($286.37)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $48,000 ($19.89)

Groton government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $181,000 ($75.01)
    All Other: $144,000 ($59.68)
    Housing & Community Development: $97,000 ($40.20)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $136,000 ($56.36)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $370,000 ($153.34)
    All Other: $56,000 ($23.21)
    Highways: $3,000 ($1.24)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $44,000 ($18.23)
    General Revenue, NEC: $24,000 ($9.95)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $888,000 ($368.01)
    Water Utilities: $264,000 ($109.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $25,000 ($10.36)
    General Support: $15,000 ($6.22)
    All Other: $4,000 ($1.66)
  • Tax - Property: $392,000 ($162.45)
    Public Utilities: $30,000 ($12.43)
    NEC: $15,000 ($6.22)

Groton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $794,000 ($329.05)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $286,000 ($118.52)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $698,000 ($289.27)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $255,000 ($105.68)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $96,000 ($39.78)
    Other, NEC: $31,000 ($12.85)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $535,000 ($221.72)
    Beginning: $256,000 ($106.09)

Groton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $11,000 ($4.56)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,337,000 ($554.08)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $8,000 ($3.32)

7.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,271 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.90%
New York average:

5.06%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($414 average AGI)
Tompkins County:

0.09%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cortland County, NY  0.47% ($35,000 average AGI)
from Tioga County, NY  0.28% ($26,442)
from Cayuga County, NY  0.23% ($29,747)


9.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,028 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.42%
New York average:

5.46%

0.33% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,038 average AGI)
Tompkins County:

0.33%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cortland County, NY  0.48% ($29,871 average AGI)
to New York County, NY  0.46% ($43,277)
to Tioga County, NY  0.33% ($31,545)

Strongest AM radio stations in Groton:

  • WHCU (870 AM; 5 kW; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTKO (1470 AM; 5 kW; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE II BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPIE (1160 AM; 5 kW; TRUMANSBURG, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ITHACA LTD. N.A.)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKRT (920 AM; 1 kW; CORTLAND, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNBF (1290 AM; 9 kW; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WINR (680 AM; 5 kW; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WNSS (1260 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEBO (1330 AM; 5 kW; OWEGO, NY; Owner: TIOGA MEDIA, INC.)
  • WLNL (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Groton:

  • WYXL (97.3 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIII (99.9 FM; CORTLAND, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPHR (106.9 FM; AUBURN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXHC (101.5 FM; HOMER, NY; Owner: EVES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSQG-FM (90.9 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMM. COUNCIL)
  • WQNY (103.7 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE II BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMHR (102.9 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WVBR-FM (93.5 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: CORNELL RADIO GUILD, INC.)
  • W251AK (98.1 FM; NEDROW, NY; Owner: PATHWAY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WHWK (98.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W242AB (96.3 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCNY-FM (91.3 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: THE PUB. B/C COUNC. OF CEN. NY, INC.)
  • WYYY (94.5 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAAL (99.1 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNTQ (93.1 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSKG-FM (89.3 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: WSKG PUB.TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WMXW (103.3 FM; VESTAL, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSQX-FM (91.5 FM; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CNCL.)
  • WLTB (101.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, NY; Owner: GM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFLR-FM (95.9 FM; DUNDEE, NY; Owner: LAKES COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Groton:

  • WSYT (Channel 68; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WCNY-TV (Channel 24; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NEW YORK)
  • WSTM-TV (Channel 3; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSTM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WIXT-TV (Channel 9; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WNYS-TV (Channel 43; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RKM MEDIA, INC.)
  • W16AX (Channel 16; ITHACA, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • W20BT (Channel 20; ITHACA, NY; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WTVH (Channel 5; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WTVH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSKG-TV (Channel 46; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • WICZ-TV (Channel 40; BINGHAMTON, NY; Owner: STAINLESS BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • W07BJ (Channel 7; ITHACA, NY; Owner: LILLY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
Groton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Groton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $1,100,000Total costs
  • 6,087Total average daily traffic
  • 580Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,463Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Groton)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Fire Station 108 Cortland St (Lat: 42.605083 Lon: -76.391056), Call Sign: KSZ473, Licensee ID: L00003596
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.1200 MHzGrant Date: 07/26/2000, Expiration Date: 10/03/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006Registrant: County Of Tompkins, 72 Brown Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850, Phone: (607) 257-3888
  • 108 E Cortland St (Lat: 42.605083 Lon: -76.390778), Call Sign: KFO818, Licensee ID: L00074038
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.2200 MHz, 155.190 MHz, 155.370 MHzGrant Date: 04/04/2002, Expiration Date: 06/11/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/11/2012Registrant: Groton, Village Of, 108 E Cortland St, Groton, NY 13073, Phone: (607) 898-3131
  • 108 E Cortland St (Lat: 42.605083 Lon: -76.391056), Call Sign: WNQH453, Licensee ID: L00074038
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.312 MHzGrant Date: 08/21/2014, Expiration Date: 09/14/2024Registrant: Groton, Village Of, 143 E Cortland St, Groton, NY 13073, Phone: (607) 898-3966, Fax: (607) 898-4177, Email:
  • 718 Sovocool Hill Road (Lat: 42.569250 Lon: -76.380361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQFU305
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.275 MHzGrant Date: 10/04/2006, Expiration Date: 10/04/2016, Certifier: Lee ShurtleffRegistrant: Tompkins County Department Of Emergency Response, 91 Brown Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850, Phone: (607) 257-3888, Fax: (607) 257-2314, Email:
  • 516 Elm Street (Lat: 42.585306 Lon: -76.358472), Type: Mast, Structure height: 5.5 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WQMC998
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.2400 MHzGrant Date: 07/01/2010, Expiration Date: 07/01/2020, Certifier: Randy SovocoolRegistrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 249-2344

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Groton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-260 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3906W , Serial Number: 32-852, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 11/12/1966
    Registrant (Individual): David C Parkins, 135 Storm Rd, Groton, NY 13073
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8303T , Serial Number: 17557003, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 10/30/1961
    Registrant (Individual): John V Bingham, 63 Storm Rd, Groton, NY 13073
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8372J , Serial Number: 15066272, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 02/18/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Kris A Sims, 721 Cortland Rd, Groton, NY 13073

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$83,9001$93,0003$101,3804$21,7531$40,5701$42,210
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$87,2400$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$64,2400$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0022.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$92,320
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0022.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

ROMAN VILLAGE (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • KHMER ANGKOR (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BROOKVIEW APARTMENTS (Population served: 45, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • KENDRA'S CAFE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 19
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Groton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Groton, NY

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Utility gas (39%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Businesses in Groton, NY

  • H&R Block: 1

Groton compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly 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 below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 4 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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