Hamburg, New York

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Population in 2017: 9,696 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.2%
 
Males: 4,562  (47.1%)
Females: 5,134  (52.9%)
Median resident age:

41.3 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 14075.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $77,692 (it was $51,239 in 2000)
Hamburg:

$77,692
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $41,896 (it was $23,371 in 2000)

Hamburg village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $174,777 (it was $97,500 in 2000)
Hamburg:

$174,777
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $190,212; detached houses: $194,147; townhouses or other attached units: $216,607; in 2-unit structures: $152,609; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $180,881; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $266,341; mobile homes: $48,068

Median gross rent in 2017: $800.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hamburg: 101.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.9%
(5.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.8% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Hamburg, NY (2010)
    • 9,13597.1%White alone
    • 1351.4%Hispanic
    • 510.5%Two or more races
    • 330.4%Black alone
    • 400.4%Asian alone
    • 140.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.01%Other race alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Hamburg, New York as of July 15, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hamburg is 736 to 1.


Crime rates in Hamburg by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

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)
1
(2.2)
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)
4
(9.1)
1
(2.3)
2
(4.5)
3
(6.9)
1
(2.2)
3
(6.6)
1
(2.2)
4
(8.8)
1
(2.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(4.5)
0
(0.0)
9
(20.4)
7
(15.9)
9
(20.4)
13
(29.8)
17
(37.6)
6
(13.3)
12
(26.4)
11
(24.1)
8
(17.4)
11
(23.9)
12
(26.1)
8
(17.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(11.3)
5
(11.3)
15
(33.9)
27
(61.4)
28
(63.6)
21
(48.1)
33
(73.0)
26
(57.6)
24
(52.7)
36
(78.9)
18
(39.2)
23
(50.0)
25
(54.3)
33
(71.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
32
(72.1)
40
(90.1)
60
(135.8)
149
(338.8)
152
(345.4)
179
(410.2)
151
(334.2)
189
(418.5)
134
(294.3)
124
(271.6)
100
(217.7)
90
(195.5)
91
(197.7)
93
(200.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
268
(604.2)
206
(464.1)
336
(760.4)
694
(1,578)
838
(1,904)
789
(1,808)
850
(1,881)
1,062
(2,351)
1,012
(2,222)
894
(1,958)
790
(1,720)
814
(1,768)
761
(1,653)
785
(1,689)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(45.1)
13
(29.3)
6
(13.6)
35
(79.6)
29
(65.9)
30
(68.7)
35
(77.5)
35
(77.5)
21
(46.1)
24
(52.6)
18
(39.2)
24
(52.1)
22
(47.8)
10
(21.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
1
(2.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(6.8)
8
(18.3)
N/A7
(15.5)
6
(13.2)
3
(6.6)
3
(6.5)
6
(13.0)
2
(4.3)
6
(12.9)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)36.429.561.1112.1128.1130.6132.5150.4137.8131.5102.0105.8102.5102.6

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City-data.com crime index in Hamburg, NY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 67 (64 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.38
New York average:

2.90
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Ancestries: Polish (19.4%), Irish (18.6%), German (16.2%), Italian (15.4%), English (6.5%), American (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1812

Elevation: 825 feet

Land area: 2.51 square miles.

Population density: 3,858 people per square mile   (average).

Hamburg, New York map

164 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.7%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,815 (3.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,977 (2.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Buffalo, NY (12.6 miles , pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (268.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

North Boston, NY (1.9 miles ),
Wanakah, NY (2.0 miles ),
Blasdell, NY (2.2 miles ),
Orchard Park, NY (2.3 miles ),
Boston, NY (2.4 miles ),
Eden, NY (2.4 miles ),
Lackawanna, NY (2.6 miles ),
West Seneca, NY (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 42.72 N, Longitude: 78.83 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -145 (-1.5%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 934 (18.3%)

Area code: 716

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

Hamburg tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 130 buildings, average cost: $110,400
  • 1998: 169 buildings, average cost: $99,800
  • 1999: 177 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2000: 191 buildings, average cost: $123,700
  • 2001: 208 buildings, average cost: $128,100
  • 2002: 194 buildings, average cost: $137,200
  • 2003: 221 buildings, average cost: $157,600
  • 2004: 207 buildings, average cost: $147,600
  • 2005: 201 buildings, average cost: $151,200
  • 2006: 156 buildings, average cost: $180,300
  • 2007: 176 buildings, average cost: $149,900
  • 2008: 149 buildings, average cost: $172,800
  • 2009: 98 buildings, average cost: $170,100
  • 2010: 133 buildings, average cost: $156,300
  • 2011: 108 buildings, average cost: $159,500
  • 2012: 111 buildings, average cost: $164,700
  • 2013: 129 buildings, average cost: $164,600
  • 2014: 97 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 2015: 89 buildings, average cost: $165,100
  • 2016: 70 buildings, average cost: $170,700
  • 2017: 116 buildings, average cost: $207,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Hamburg, NY residents
Average permit cost in Hamburg, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Hamburg, NY
Historical housing units in Hamburg, NY

Population change in the 1990s: +33 (+0.3%).
Most common industries in Hamburg, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.0%)
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (8.1%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
  • Construction (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.1%)
  • Educational services (20.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Hamburg, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Cashiers (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.9%)
  • Lawyers (3.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.3%)
  • Registered nurses (5.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Cashiers (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)

Average climate in Hamburg, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Hamburg, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 62.4. This is about average.

City:

62.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.255. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.255
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.43. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.43
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.408. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.408
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.50
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Hamburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/19/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.7 miles away from the Hamburg village center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/24/1967, a category F3 tornado 22.5 miles away from the village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hamburg-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 117.0 miles away from Hamburg center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 142.2 miles away from Hamburg center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 241.4 miles away from the city 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 114.2 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 283.7 miles away from Hamburg 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 219.9 miles away from Hamburg 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 Erie County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Snowstorms: 6, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hamburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hamburg:

  • PEOPLE, INC (8169 BOSTON STATE RD)
  • AUTUMN VIEW HEALTH CARE FACILITY L L C (S 4650 SOUTHWESTERN BLVD)
  • ELDERWOOD HEALTH CARE AT LAKEWOOD (5775 MAELOU DRIVE)
  • SOUTHTOWNS DIALYSIS CENTER (4910 CAMP ROAD, SUITE 100)

Airports and heliports located in Hamburg:

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Amtrak stations near Hamburg:

  • 11 miles: BUFFALO-EXCHANGE STREET (BUFALO, EXCHANGE BTW ELLICOTT & WASHINGTON) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: BUFFALO-DEPEW (DEPEW, 55 DICK RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

College/University in Hamburg:

  • Hilbert College (Full-time enrollment: 977; Location: 5200 S Park Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.hilbert.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hamburg:

  • Bryant & Stratton College-Online (about 6 miles; Orchard Park, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,212)
  • Erie Community College (about 12 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 11,035)
  • D'Youville College (about 13 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 2,398)
  • Canisius College (about 15 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 4,376)
  • Medaille College (about 15 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 2,361)
  • Buffalo State SUNY (about 15 miles; Buffalo, NY; FT enrollment: 10,439)
  • Daemen College (about 17 miles; Amherst, NY; FT enrollment: 2,365)

Public high schools in Hamburg:

  • FRONTIER SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,679, Location: S 4432 BAY VIEW RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • HAMBURG HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,247, Location: 4111 LEGION DR, Grades: 9-12)
  • RANDOLPH ACADEMYHAMBURG CAMPUS (Location: 3780 HOWARD RD, Grades: KG-12)

Private high schools in Hamburg:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hamburg:

Private elementary/middle school in Hamburg:

See full list of schools located in Hamburg

Library in Hamburg:

  • HAMBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $830,967; Location: 102 BUFFALO STREET; 91,990 books; 7,094 audio materials; 9,517 video materials; 58 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 173 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Hamburg New York is one of two towns in the United States that claims to have invented the Hamburger.
  • St. Francis High School should be added to private schools in Hamburg. Along with Immaculata Academy

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hamburg: Hamburg Volunteer Fire Department (A), Hamburg Public Library Hamburg Branch (B), Rosewood Village Assisted Living Facility (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hamburg include: Trinity Episcopal Church (A), All Saints Lutheran Church (B), First Baptist Church of Hamburg (C), First Church of Christ (D), Hamburg Assembly of God Church (E), Hamburg Presbyterian Church (F), Hamburg United Methodist Church (G), Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses (H), Saint James United Church of Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Boies-Lord House Museum (5853 South Park Avenue), Hamburg Historical Society Dunn House (Historical Places & Services; 6902 Gowanda State Road), Best of Arizona (Tours & Charters; 5999 South Park Avenue).

Hotels: Comfort Inn & Suites (3615 Commerce Place), Days Inn Hamburg (5220 Camp Road).

Birthplace of: Edgar Samuel Paxson - Artist, Manly Fleischmann - Lawyer, Trisha Romance - Painter and illustrator.

Erie County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

EDEN VALLEY COUNTRY CLUB (Address: 142 Chapel Glenn Drive , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

63.7%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

4.8%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
90 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
18 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
94 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with most branches in Hamburg (2011 data):

  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Mckinley Parkway/Tops Branch, Hamburg Branch, South Park - Hamburg/Tops Branch. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Hamburg Branch, Wanakah Branch, Hamburg Drive-In Branch. Info updated 2010/11/30: Bank assets: $206,009.7 mil, Deposits: $149,026.8 mil, headquarters in Mc Lean, VA, positive income, 474 total offices, Holding Company: Hsbc Holdings Plc
  • Evans Bank, National Association: Hamburg Branch at 5999 South Park Ave, branch established on 1995/10/10; Administrative Office at 1 Grimsby Drive, branch established on 2004/09/20. Info updated 2009/07/27: Bank assets: $730.9 mil, Deposits: $618.8 mil, headquarters in Angola, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Evans Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Hamburg Branch at 43 Main Street, branch established on 1964/03/06; Brierwood Square Branch at 5450 Southwestern Boulevard, branch established on 1960/09/28. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Hamburg Branch at 6000 South Park Avenue, branch established on 1964/07/30; Hamburg Branch at 5771 Camp Road, branch established on 1975/05/19. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • KeyBank National Association: Hamburg Ii Branch at 5510 Camp Road, branch established on 1978/12/27; Hamburg Branch at 25 Main Street, branch established on 1978/01/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Brierwood Branch at 5334 Southwestern Boulevard, branch established on 2009/10/26; Hamburg Branch at 5751 South Park Avenue, branch established on 1995/10/30. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • Lake Shore Savings Bank: Hamburg Branch at 59 Main Street, branch established on 2005/12/05. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $485.8 mil, Deposits: $383.2 mil, headquarters in Dunkirk, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 10 total offices
  • Woodforest National Bank: Ny Hamburg Branch at 5360 South Western Blvd, branch established on 2009/10/28. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)

For population 15 years and over in Hamburg:

Marital status in Hamburg, NY
  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 56.1%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

For population 25 years and over in Hamburg:

  • High school or higher: 97.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 47.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
New York average:

13.6

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

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Religion statistics for Hamburg, NY (based on Erie County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic352,894111
Mainline Protestant62,675212
Evangelical Protestant49,435209
Other34,07679
Black Protestant24,19269
Orthodox4,1039
None391,665-
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: 236
Here:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 125
Erie County:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 228
Erie County:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 740
Erie County:

8.11 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Erie County:

9.8%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Erie County:

26.9%
State:

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

13.4%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hamburg:

53.6%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hamburg:

52.5%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Hamburg:

28.4
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.0%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hamburg:

8.6%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hamburg:

6.9
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.9%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

59.6%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Hamburg:

79.1%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hamburg, 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
Streets and Highways 18$83,629$55,7530$0
Police Protection - Officers 13$84,513$78,0120$0
Parks and Recreation 5$17,008$40,81927$13,503
Solid Waste Management 5$19,109$45,8620$0
Other Government Administration 4$16,802$50,4068$3,919
Judicial and Legal 1$2,911$34,9325$3,275
Police - Other 1$6,175$74,1007$4,654
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$42
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 47$230,147$58,76148$25,393

Hamburg government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $532,000 ($54.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $52,000 ($5.36)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,860,000 ($294.97)
    Police Protection: $1,350,000 ($139.23)
    Regular Highways: $1,056,000 ($108.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $553,000 ($57.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $417,000 ($43.01)
    Gas Utilities: $327,000 ($33.73)
    Financial Administration: $280,000 ($28.88)
    Local Fire Protection: $239,000 ($24.65)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $152,000 ($15.68)
    Central Staff Services: $104,000 ($10.73)
    General Public Buildings: $62,000 ($6.39)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($0.41)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $290,000 ($29.91)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $23,000 ($2.37)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $44,000 ($4.54)
    Local Fire Protection: $25,000 ($2.58)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($1.96)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($0.72)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($0.62)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($0.41)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($0.41)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($0.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.10)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,434,000 ($354.17)

Hamburg government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $207,000 ($21.35)
    Other: $34,000 ($3.51)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,098,000 ($113.24)
    Other: $233,000 ($24.03)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $173,000 ($17.84)
    General Revenue - Other: $172,000 ($17.74)
    Fines and Forfeits: $111,000 ($11.45)
    Interest Earnings: $23,000 ($2.37)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.10)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $318,000 ($32.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $245,000 ($25.27)
    General Local Government Support: $103,000 ($10.62)
    Highways: $42,000 ($4.33)
  • Tax - Property: $5,995,000 ($618.30)
    Public Utilities Sales: $248,000 ($25.58)
    Other License: $78,000 ($8.04)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $4,000 ($0.41)
    Amusements License: $1,000 ($0.10)

Hamburg government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,540,000 ($468.23)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,085,000 ($421.31)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $455,000 ($46.93)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $3,790,000 ($390.88)
    Beginning: $1,600,000 ($165.02)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,835,000 ($292.39)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,205,000 ($536.82)

2.63% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,154 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.63%
New York average:

4.90%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($562 average AGI)
Erie County:

0.03%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Niagara County, NY  0.49% ($44,193 average AGI)
from Monroe County, NY  0.13% ($47,461)
from Cattaraugus County, NY  0.09% ($38,296)


3.21% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,298 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.21%
New York average:

5.85%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($739 average AGI)
Erie County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Niagara County, NY  0.51% ($45,440 average AGI)
to Monroe County, NY  0.13% ($50,925)
to Cattaraugus County, NY  0.09% ($38,526)
Businesses in Hamburg, NY
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Lane Furniture1
ALDI1Lowe's1
AT&T2MasterBrand Cabinets2
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's2
Arby's2Nike2
AutoZone1Payless1
Blockbuster1Penske1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Quality1
CVS2RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Red Roof Inn1
Cold Stone Creamery1Rite Aid2
Comfort Inn1Subway6
Curves1Super 81
DHL2T-Mobile2
Dairy Queen1T.J.Maxx1
Dennys1Tim Hortons7
Dunkin Donuts1Toys"R"Us1
Fashion Bug1True Value1
FedEx2U-Haul2
GNC2UPS6
Goodwill7Walgreens1
H&R Block1Walmart1
Holiday Inn1Wendy's1
Jones New York1World Gym1
Just Tires1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hamburg:

  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNED (970 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY)
  • WHLD (1270 AM; 5 kW; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXRL (1300 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, NY; Owner: DOME BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMNY (1120 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBEN (930 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTOR (770 AM; daytime; 9 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, NY; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJJL (1440 AM; 5 kW; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; Owner: M.J. PHILLIPS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WECK (1230 AM; 1 kW; CHEEKTOWAGA, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WUFO (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; AMHERST, NY)
  • WWWS (1400 AM; 1 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hamburg:

  • WFBF (89.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNED-FM (94.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/C ASSOC.)
  • WTSS (102.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDCX (99.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WBUF (92.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHTT-FM (104.1 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGRF (96.9 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBLK (93.7 FM; DEPEW, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJYE (96.1 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WYRK (106.5 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • W284AP (104.7 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WEDG (103.3 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNSA (107.7 FM; WETHERSFIELD TWNSHP, NY; Owner: ADELPHIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION, DEBTOR-IN-POSSESSION)
  • WKSE (98.5 FM; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLOF (101.7 FM; ATTICA, NY; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCOU (88.3 FM; WARSAW, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBFO (88.7 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • W207BB (89.3 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)
  • WBNY (91.3 FM; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around Hamburg:

  • WKBW-TV (Channel 7; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WKBW-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WIVB-TV (Channel 4; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WGRZ-TV (Channel 2; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: MULTIMEDIA ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • WDTB-LP (Channel 39; HAMBURG, NY; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WFHW-LP (Channel 58; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: CITIZENS TELEVISION SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WBXZ-LP (Channel 56; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WNYO-TV (Channel 49; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: NEW YORK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WUTV (Channel 29; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WUTV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNED-TV (Channel 17; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WESTERN NY PUBLIC BROADCASTING ASSOC.)
  • WNLO (Channel 23; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: WIVB BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNGS (Channel 67; SPRINGVILLE, NY; Owner: CAROLINE K. POWLEY D/B/A UNICORN/SPRINGVILLE)
  • WNYB (Channel 26; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBNF-CA (Channel 15; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPXJ-TV (Channel 51; BATAVIA, NY; Owner: PAXSON BUFFALO LICENSE, INC.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Hamburg: Henry C. Meyer.

Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Hamburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 161ft / 49.3mTotal length
  • $50,018,000Total costs
  • 169,743Total average daily traffic
  • 3,742Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Hamburg, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 81950-1959
  • 21980-1989
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hamburg, NY
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED50$129,94840$118,10193$120,6437$36,7142$325,7307$98,7470$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$217,0658$162,94516$133,6533$15,6171$117,2801$66,9501$55,050
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$150,4902$102,66031$168,1599$24,2010$02$252,9250$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$118,6281$117,28027$138,3112$125,4350$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$08$119,2200$00$01$61,7400$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0133.00 , 0134.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$134,9047$154,7661$110,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$120,1230$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$154,6930$01$133,230
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0133.00 , 0134.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Hamburg, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Hamburg, NY - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 145. The highest number of fires - 254 took place in 2005, and the least - 45 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Hamburg, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (57.1%), and Outside Fires (20.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hamburg, NY
    • 1,40557.1%Structure Fires
    • 50520.5%Outside Fires
    • 29512.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 25710.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hamburg, NY

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Hamburg, New York:

  • Holiday Inn-hamburg, 5440 CP Rd, Hamburg, New York 14075 , Phone: (716) 649-0500, Fax: (716) 648-2278
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Buffalo/Hamburg, 3565 Commerce Pl, Hamburg, New York 14075 , Phone: (716) 648-9200, Fax: (716) 649-9205
  • Hampton Inn by Hilton Buffalo Hamburg, 5444 Camp Rd, Hamburg, New York 14075 , Phone: (716) 649-3769, Fax: (716) 649-3873
  • Comfort Inn & Suites Hamburg, 3615 Commerce Pl, Hamburg, New York 14075 , Phone: (716) 648-2922, Fax: (716) 648-2904
  • Red Roof Inn, 5370 Camp Rd, Hamburg, New York 14075 , Phone: (800) 733-7663, Fax: (716) 648-7324
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Hamburg, New York
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hamburg, NY
  • 96.0%Utility gas
  • 2.8%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Wood
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hamburg, NY
  • 79.5%Utility gas
  • 16.1%Electricity
  • 2.2%No fuel used
  • 1.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Other fuel


Hamburg compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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