Hampton, New York

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Population in 2010: 938. Population change since 2000: +7.7%
 
Males: 476  (50.7%)
Females: 462  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  40.8 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 12837.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $54,230 (it was $39,444 in 2000)
Hampton:

$54,230
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,557 (it was $17,433 in 2000)

Hampton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $136,682 (it was $75,400 in 2000)
Hampton:

$136,682
NY:

$277,600
  • Races in Hampton, NY (2010)

    Hampton races chart
    • 91297.2%White alone
    • 131.4%Hispanic
    • 91.0%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hampton: 100.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (19.7%), French (14.2%), Irish (9.6%), English (7.9%), French Canadian (7.0%), German (6.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 431 feet

Land area: 22.6 square miles.

Population density: 42 people per square mile   (very low).

Hampton,NY real estate house value index trend

Hampton, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Hampton:

  • High school or higher: 82.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hampton town:

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 61.9%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

6 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.7%
New York:

22.3%

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

Hampton town:  2.2% ($1,640)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Hampton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (60.9 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (140.3 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (189.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Fair Haven, VT (1.8 miles ), Poultney, VT (1.9 miles ), Whitehall, NY (2.4 miles ), Castleton, VT (2.7 miles ), West Haven, VT (2.7 miles ), Wells, VT (3.1 miles ), Middletown Springs, VT (3.1 miles ), Granville, NY (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 43.55 N, Longitude: 73.29 W

Area code: 518

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5%)
  • Transportation equipment (5%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Food and beverage stores (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Food (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Extraction workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)

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

Average climate in Hampton, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hampton, New York average temperatures Hampton, New York average precipitation Hampton, New York humidity Hampton, New York wind speed Hampton, New York snowfall Hampton, New York sunshine Hampton, New York clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Hampton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 39.9 miles away from the Hampton town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 43.4 miles away from the town center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hampton-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 89% 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 59.3 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 68.1 miles away from Hampton 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 84.9 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 67.8 miles away from the city 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 55.5 miles away from Hampton 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 94.7 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 Washington County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Birthplace of: Howard Dean - Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, James Rood Doolittle - Lawyer and politician, David Gardiner Tyler - Confederate Army soldier, Edna F. Kelly - Politician, Charnele Brown - Actor, Edward Beecher - Abolitionist, Henry Davis (clergyman) - Christian cleric.

Hospitals and medical centers near Hampton:

  • SAGER NURSING HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; FAIR HAVEN, VT)
  • EMMA LAING STEVENS HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; GRANVILLE, NY)
  • INDIAN RIVER REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GRANVILLE, NY)
  • VERMONT ACHIEVEMENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; RUTLAND, VT)

Amtrak stations near Hampton:

  • 4 miles: FAIR HAVEN (DEPOT & WATER STS.)
  • 6 miles: WHITEHALL (MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 16 miles: RUTLAND (MERCHANTS ROW) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hampton:

  • Castleton State College (about 7 miles; Castleton, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,079)
  • Adirondack Community College (about 23 miles; Queensbury, NY; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • Middlebury College (about 33 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • Skidmore College (about 41 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 2,753)
  • SUNY Empire State College (about 41 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 9,473)
  • Dartmouth College (about 52 miles; Hanover, NH; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Norwich University (about 52 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)

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Notable locations in Hampton: Hampton Flats (A), Green Hill Organic Orchard (B), Yorkmont Farm (C), Fairview Orchard (D), Hampton Volunteer Fire Company (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Hampton: William Miller Chapel (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Miller Cemetery (1), Warren Cemetery (2), Hampton Flats Cemetery (3), Hooker Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Melvin Pond (A), Crystal Lake (B), Hills Pond (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 41.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

41.7
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.459. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.459
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 6.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.62
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.918. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.918
U.S.:

1.912

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 12.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.86. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.86
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.4%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.2%
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: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

7.1%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.4%
Whole state:

7.4%
9 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
New York average:

14.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hampton town (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,58110
Mainline Protestant6,25954
Evangelical Protestant1,85619
Other2564
Orthodox1403
None41,124-
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: 12
Washington County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Washington County:

4.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
Here:

7.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

26.7%
New York:

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

17.1%
State:

15.6%

5.97% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,003 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
New York average:

5.06%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Warren County, NY  1.91% ($26,057 average AGI)
from Saratoga County, NY  1.42% ($33,385)
from Rutland County, VT  0.25% ($27,850)


6.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,699 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
New York average:

5.46%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Warren County, NY  1.89% ($29,869 average AGI)
to Saratoga County, NY  1.46% ($34,943)
to Rensselaer County, NY  0.32% ($32,171)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hampton:

  • WVNR (1340 AM; 1 kW; POULTNEY, VT; Owner: PINE TREE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSYB (1380 AM; 5 kW; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hampton:

  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEXP (101.5 FM; BRANDON, VT; Owner: VOX VERMONT, L.L.C.)
  • WJEN (94.5 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKBE (100.3 FM; WARRENSBURG, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKM-FM (99.1 FM; LAKE GEORGE, NY; Owner: ENTERTRONICS, INC.)
  • WNGN (91.9 FM; ARGYLE, NY; Owner: NORTHEAST GOSPEL BROADCASTING INC)
  • WLJH (90.9 FM; GLENS FALLS, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE INC)
  • WNYQ (105.7 FM; QUEENSBURY, NY; Owner: VOX NEW YORK, L.L.C.)
  • WNYV (94.1 FM; WHITEHALL, NY; Owner: PINE TREE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXLG (89.9 FM; NORTH CREEK, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WBAR-FM (94.7 FM; LAKE LUZERNE, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Hampton:

  • WVER (Channel 28; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: VERMONT ETV, INC.)
  • W61CE (Channel 61; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: MARGARET SANGUINETTI (ADMINISTRATRIX OF THE ESTATE))
  • W07AG (Channel 7; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: WNYT INC.)
  • W69AR (Channel 69; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: MT. MANSFIELD TELEVISION, INC.)

Hampton fatal accident list:

May 29, 2011 01:59 PM, Sr-4, Golf Course Rd, Lat: 43.58573, Lon: -73.29814, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Dec 18, 2009 12:30 AM, Hickey Rd, Lat: 43.53209, Lon: -73.28756, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 18, 2003 10:35 AM, Manchester Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 21, 2001 00:30 AM, Sr-04, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 18, 2000 09:50 PM, Sr-4, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
May 3, 1999 08:20 PM, Sr-24, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • $16,954,000Total costs
  • 13,927Total average daily traffic
  • 2,106Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,272Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hampton)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: K2ZKA, Licensee ID: L01460026, Grant Date: 01/20/2009, Expiration Date: 02/05/2019, Certifier: Peter A Larro, Registrant: Peter A Larro, 675 State Route 22a, Hampton, NY 12837
  • Call Sign: KC2PRP, Licensee ID: L01152178, Grant Date: 03/14/2016, Expiration Date: 05/16/2026, Certifier: Robert Rizzardi, Registrant: Robert Rizzardi, 131 Hog Creek Rd, E Hampton, NY 11937

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6720S , Serial Number: 15067520, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 09/29/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth J Williams, 19 Williams Rd, Hampton, NY 12837

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 3
Most common first names in Hampton, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John571.6 years
Mary571.2 years
Helen485.7 years
Edward368.0 years
Arthur375.0 years
Robert370.0 years
Walter373.3 years
Dorothy276.5 years
Frank277.0 years
Gerald272.0 years
Most common last names in Hampton, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Butler378.7 years
Vladyka380.3 years
Williams369.0 years
Jordan288.5 years
Hall273.0 years
Kelley272.0 years
Hickey277.0 years
Kendall288.0 years
Casey238.0 years
Ellis286.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (69%)
  • Wood (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

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