For population 25 years and over in Harpersfield:
For population 15 years and over in Harpersfield town:
62 residents are foreign born (3.4% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (45.6 miles , pop. 61,821).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (117.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Stamford, NY (1.8 miles ), Hobart, NY (2.1 miles ), Stamford, NY (2.1 miles ), Jefferson, NY (2.4 miles ), Kortright, NY (2.6 miles ), Blenheim, NY (3.1 miles ), Summit, NY (3.2 miles ), Gilboa, NY (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.44 N, Longitude: 74.67 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 607
Work and jobs in Harpersfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Harpersfield, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Harpersfield-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.2 miles away from the Harpersfield town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Harpersfield-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 13.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 30.5 miles away from Harpersfield center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/1997 at 07:15:29, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Delaware County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Blizzards: 2, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ned Buntline - Novelist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Harpersfield:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Harpersfield:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.717. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 11.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Harpersfield and their reported violations in the past:SHERRIS PLACE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Harpersfield that have no violations reported:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
119 people in nursing homes
16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
Harpersfield compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Harpersfield (based on Delaware County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.61%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Number of full-service restaurants: 56
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.72% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,123 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($397 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.38% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,161 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Harpersfield:
Strongest FM radio stations in Harpersfield:
Harpersfield fatal accident list:
Jan 26, 2004 05:57 AM, Sr-23, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 12, 2004 07:00 AM, 29, Vrooman, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 12, 2004 11:56 AM, Austin Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 20, 2002 11:35 AM, Sr-23, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 13, 1999 07:40 PM, Sr-23, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total costs: $2,529,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,981
Total average daily truck traffic: 352
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 6,051
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: