For population 25 years and over in High Falls:
For population 15 years and over in High Falls CDP:
28 residents are foreign born (2.7% Europe, 1.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,188 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Danbury, CT (45.0 miles , pop. 74,848).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (75.6 miles , pop. 273,546).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (78.4 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Stone Ridge, NY (1.5 miles ), Marbletown, NY (1.6 miles ), Tillson, NY (1.6 miles ), Rosendale, NY (1.7 miles ), Rosendale Village, NY (1.7 miles ), Rifton, NY (2.0 miles ), New Paltz, NY (2.4 miles ), Accord, NY (2.5 miles ).
Latitude: 41.83 N, Longitude: 74.12 W
Area code: 845
Work and jobs in High Falls: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in High Falls, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
High Falls-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 4% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.5 miles away from the High Falls place center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 43.9 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:High Falls-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 62.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 98.7 miles away from High Falls center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.6 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) earthquake occurred 53.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 59.5 miles away from High Falls center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Ulster County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Flood: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near High Falls:
Airports located in High Falls:
Amtrak stations near High Falls:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to High Falls:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.92. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in High Falls and their reported violations in the past:MAKOWSKYS COTTAGE COLONY (Address: 21 KNOB HILL ROAD , Population served: 77, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:DEPUY CANAL HOUSE (Address: ROUTE 213 , Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:EGGS NEST (Address: ROUTE 213 , Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past health violations:HIGH FALLS MOTEL (Address: 1061 ROUTE 213 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HIGH FALLS FOOD COOP (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in High Falls that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 1.2%
(1.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
High Falls compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for High Falls CDP (based on Ulster County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.63%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 45
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
Number of full-service restaurants: 229
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.55% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,363 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($129 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,681 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($250 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around High Falls:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in High Falls, NY
Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2014.