For population 25 years and over in Hillsdale:
For population 15 years and over in Hillsdale town:
116 residents are foreign born (4.8% Europe, 1.0% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (32.4 miles , pop. 95,658).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (97.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Philmont, NY (2.4 miles ), Egremont, MA (2.5 miles ), Alford, MA (2.5 miles ), Copake Lake, NY (2.5 miles ), Austerlitz, NY (2.6 miles ), Copake, NY (2.6 miles ), Claverack, NY (2.8 miles ), Ghent, NY (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.23 N, Longitude: 73.54 W
Area code: 518
Work and jobs in Hillsdale: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hillsdale, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hillsdale-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the Hillsdale town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 8/28/1973, a category F4 tornado 8.6 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hillsdale-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 64.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 65.0 miles away from Hillsdale center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 37.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 68.1 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 39.5 miles away from Hillsdale center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 80.0 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 Columbia County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Edward S. Hamlin - Politician, Ezra Dean - Politician, John Krum - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Hillsdale:
Amtrak station near Hillsdale:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hillsdale:
Library in Hillsdale:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.74. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hillsdale and their reported violations in the past:HILLSDALE FIRE COMPANY NO 1 (Address: Hillsdale Fire Company #1 , Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SWISS HUTTE (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HILLSDALE HOUSE (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HILLSDALE COUNTRY DINER (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:INN AT GREEN RIVER (Address: 9 NOBLETOWN ROAD , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:LINDEN VALLEY BED & BREAKFAST (Address: ROUTE 23 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SILVANUS LODGE (Address: 9350 ROUTE 22 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HILLSDALE SUPERMARKET (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hillsdale 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:
Hillsdale compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Hillsdale (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Hillsdale (based on Columbia County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.77%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 22
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 69
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($77,098 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($401 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($59,341 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($152 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Hillsdale:
Strongest FM radio stations in Hillsdale:
TV broadcast stations around Hillsdale:
Hillsdale fatal accident list:
Jun 21, 2008 12:45 AM, Sr-23, Bushnell Rd., Lat: 42.181983, Lon: -73.545544, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 7, 2005 12:25 AM, Sr-23, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 13, 2004 01:15 PM, Whipporwill Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 20, 1999 09:02 AM, Sr-23, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
May 2, 1998 01:31 PM, Sr-22, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 25, 1997 03:50 AM, Ox Bow, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 17See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Hillsdale, NY
Total length: 22 meters (72ft)
Total costs: $10,057,000
Total average daily traffic: 14,379
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,222
Total future (year 1998) average daily traffic: 18,478
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hillsdale)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hillsdale)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hillsdale, NY
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.